Horseback riding in Patagonia

Crossing the Andes Mountains in Patagonia by Horseback and Trekking

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Customizable Itinerary

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Countries Visited

Argentina, Chile

Places Visited

Patagonia, Bariloche, Chubut, Llanquihue...

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Suggested Duration

11 Days

Cross the Andes Mountains in Patagonia from Argentina to Chile on this carefully curated 11-day tour introducing you to the fascinating cultures of South America and treating you to unique experiences relished far from the beaten path. Including a range of accommodations, from delightful lodges to well-equipped campsites, within breathtaking wilderness sanctuaries, you will lose yourself in the beauty of these dazzling destinations.

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Trip Highlights

  • Gallop through the golden grasslands of Chubut on horseback, admiring the breathtaking Patagonian scenery and learning more about South America’s Gauchos
  • Delve into the life and times of the Gaucho people as you herd cattle alongside them and share in the stories shrouding the picturesque Patagonia region as well as their rural way of life
  • Stroll along the shores of Lake Peulo as you leisurely hike across its shimmering shores towards a campsite stationed just shy of the Chilean border
  • Tuck into an assortment of Argentinian delicacies prepared in pots on the open flames at campsites pinned in the beautiful countryside of Patagonia, beneath the twinkling stars
  • Cross the Chilean border on foot, soon to be settled into a gorgeous accommodation nestled in the verdant forests veiling the untouched Las Bandurrias island
  • Discover the majesty of the Azul Lake, as you hike to its quiet shores where you will spot fish life and blossoming flowers composing the ecosystem beneath the snow-capped mountain peaks
  • Ascend the peaks bordering Las Rocas Lake to viewpoints sharing unbridled images of the surrounding unspoiled scenery
  • From Llanada Grande to Cochamó, tour the towns of Chile and unravel the country’s fascinating ancient culture during experiences sharing insight into the local heritage

Starting Price

$11,127 per person (excluding international flights)

Your Zicasso trip is fully customizable, and this sample itinerary is a starting place for your travel plans. Actual costs are dynamic, and your selection of accommodations and activities, your season of travel, and other such variables will bring this budget guideline up or down. Throughout your planning experience with your Zicasso specialist, your itinerary is designed around your budget. You can book your trip when you are satisfied with every detail. Planning your trip with a Zicasso travel specialist is a free service.

What's Included

  • Accommodations
  • In-country transportation
  • Some or all activities and tours
  • Expert trip planning
  • 24x7 support during your trip

Your final trip cost will vary based on your selected accommodations, activities, meals, and other trip elements that you opt to include.

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