DAY 1. SANTIAGO
Arrival to the capital of Chile. Santiago is the political, commercial and financial centre of the southern country, also has a privileged geographical position thanks that it is located only 100 km of the coast and at the foot of the beautiful snowy mountain range of the Andes. Airport reception and transfer to selected hotel. Accommodation.
DAY 2. SANTIAGO
Breakfast. In the morning we will leave for an interesting panoramic tour of the city visiting the Horse Riding Club, the old and modern residential sectors and O'Higgins Park. Continuing with the panoramic view of the Metropolitan Park and then arriving on the Alameda, where the Civic Centre is located, there you can see the presidential house known as the Palacio de la Moneda. Free afternoon. Accommodation.
DAY 3. SANTIAGO-VIÑA DEL MAR-SANTIAGO
Breakfast. We will start road trip to Viña del Mar and Valparaíso, going through the Curacaví and Casablanca Valleys, appreciating spectacular landscapes along the way. Arrival to the port city of Valparaiso, we will visit the old town, passing by Sotomayor Square and then observe one of the oldest funiculars in Chile still in service. Later on, we will continue with a panoramic tour through the National Congress building until we reach Viña del Mar, also called garden city thanks to its beautiful flowered parks. Is famous as it is where is held annually the International Music Festival. Return to Santiago and accommodation.
DAY 4. SANTIAGO-PUERTO MONTT
Breakfast. At the indicated time, meet our guide in the hotel lobby for transfer to the airport to board a flight (not included) to the city of Puerto Montt, located in the south of Chile. Because of its strategic location connects the rest of the country with the most southern regions. Near the city we can find the National Park Alerce Andino and the Llanquihue National Reserve. Assistance and transfer to the hotel. Afternoon free for personal activities or optional tours. Accommodation
DAY 5. PUERTO MONTT-PUERTO VARAS-PEULLA
Breakfast. We will begin the excursion known as Gran Cruce Andino, travelling through the area of the Andean Volcanoes and Lakes, an area that shelters two important national parks: Nahuel Huapi in Argentina and Vicente Pérez Rosales on the Chilean side. We will arrive at Puerto Varas, this beautiful city is known as the City of roses and volcanoes, highlighted by the beautiful landscapes of its surroundings, we will follow the route that borders the spectacular lake Llanquihue and leads us to Petrohué, where imposing views of the volcano Osorno and Calbuco dominate the whole landscape. We embark on a catamaran and sail through Lake Todos los Santos, surrounded by hills and small plains, from there we will sail towards Peulla with approximately two hours of travel to arrive at this fascinating place. Assistance at the hotel in Peulla. Accommodation.
DAY 6. PEULLA-BARILOCHE
Breakfast. Our trip continues from Peulla to San Carlos de Bariloche, the guide will help us with customs procedures for the departure of the country. We will board the bus that will take us through the Cordillera de los Andes, after two hours of travel we will arrive to Puerto Frías, from where we get on a boat to sail through the Lake Frías up to Porto Alegre. There, take a bus to Puerto Blest or Puerto de la Esperanza and get some free time to have lunch (not included) or walk the surroundings. After that, starts the last navigation through Lake Nahuel Huapi to Puerto Pañuelo which is located in the Llao Llao area. From this place we will take a bus to the final destination: Bariloche. Is a city that in winter as in summer, fascinates the visitors with its centres of ski, commerce, hotels, restaurants and nightlife. Arrival and assistance in the port, transfer to the selected hotel. Accommodation
DAY 7. BARILOCHE
Breakfast. Departure in the morning to start the most traditional panoramic tour of San Carlos de Bariloche. The 65km-long route begins at Exequiel Bustillo Avenue, bordering Lake Nahuel Huapi. Then, on the way to Cerro Campanario, you can see Playa Bonita and Isla Huemul, one of the most valuable cultural legacies of Patagonia. Once on the hill, it is possible to climb up to the summit (1050 meters high) and contemplate, according to National Geographic, one of the best eight landscapes in the world. The shocking scene takes your breath away. You can get views of the lakes Moreno and Nahuel Huapi, the lagoon El Trébol, the peninsulas of San Pedro and Llao Llao, Victoria Island and the hills Otto, Lopez and Cathedral. When descending, going towards Puerto Pañuelo, the incredible landscapes do not cease to dazzle us. At noon return to the hotel. Accommodation.
DAY 8. BARILOCHE
Breakfast. Free day for personal activities or optional tours. Accommodation
DAY 9. BARILOCHE-BUENOS AIRES
Breakfast. At the agreed time transfer to the airport of Bariloche to take ta flight to the city of Buenos Aires. Reception at Aeroparque and transfer to the hotel for registration and accommodation.
DAY 10. BUENOS AIRES
Breakfast.. We will visit the most important points of our city. Starting with Plaza de Mayo, political, social and historical centre where we will find the Casa Rosada; the Metropolitan Cathedral and the May Pyramid. From there we will cross part of the Avenida de Mayo, rich in a variety of architectural styles where European-style buildings stand out. Then, visit the neighbourhoods of San Telmo and La Boca, characteristic for its colourful houses. Later we will visit the northern part of the city: Palermo, a neighbourhood with large mansions and innumerable plazas. From there we will go to the area of La Recoleta, one of the most elegant and aristocratic neighbourhoods of the city. On our way back to the city centre, we will surround the Colón Theatre and Plaza Lavalle, and cross the most important avenue of our city, the 9 de Julio, with the most characteristic symbol of the city of Buenos Aires: the Obelisk. Back to the hotel. Free afternoon. In the evening we will enjoy a majestic Tango dinner & show, return to the hotel. Accommodation.
DAY 11. BUENOS AIRES
Breakfast. Free day to relax, shop or take optional tours. Accommodation.
DAY 12. BUENOS AIRES-IGUAZU ARGENTINA
Breakfast. At the indicated time, meet your assistant in the hotel lobby. Transfer to Aeroparque to flight to Iguazú. Reception at the destination and transfer to the hotel, for registration and accommodation
DAY 13. IGUAZU ARGENTINA
Breakfast. Departure to start the excursion to Iguazu Falls on the Argentine side, with the possibility of visiting some of its 275 waters jumps. During this excursion you will visit the Garganta del Diablo, Upper and Lower Footbridges of the Argentine National Park, approaching so much to the falls of water that you can practically touch them!. Back to the hotel. Accommodation.
DAY 14. IGUAZU ARGENTINA
Breakfast. Departure in the morning to continue the excursion with entrance to the Brazilian National Park which has innumerable walkways, balconies and trails. During this excursion, you can admire the waterfalls from a completely different and panoramic point of view. In the afternoon, transfer to Iguazú airport to flight back to your city of origin.
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