Great Patagonian Traverse

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Run by: World Expeditions

Reference number: PTG

From: £3990.00

This trek is sure to captivate the most seasoned trekker and offers the opportunity to traverse Patagonia, travelling its length from Coyhaique in the north to Puerto Natales in the South, mostly on foot and by boat via some of the most captivating and untouched national parks in the region. We begin in Balmaceda with a long drive down the Austral road to our lodge at Puerto Guadal, where the lake gives way to a breathtaking mountain vista beyond compare. Our forays into the mountains surrounding the lake set the scene for the rest of the trip. Our journey takes us via Villa O’Higgins, so named for the hero of Chilean independence, Bernardo O’Higgins, before joining our boat to cross Lago O’Higgins, with the Southern Patagonian Icefield in our midst. A recently opened pass between the shores of Lago O’Higgins in Chile and Laguna del Desierto in Argentina offers a unique way to continue our traverse and offers a side to Patagonia rarely seen by other trekkers. Of course our trip does not end there and continues to Los Glaciares National Park, home to a stunning array of granite spires including Cerro Torre and Cerro Fitz Roy and onwards to El Calafate where another perspective of the Southern Patagonian Icecap at the Perito Moreno Glacier is on offer. Of course no trip to Patagonia is complete without trekking in the Paine National Park. Here complete the ’W’ trek and enjoy forays to the Grey Glacier, up the French Valley and the Ascensio Valley before we finally ascend to the base of Torres del Paine for one of the most unforgettable mountain views in the world, before driving€ross the pampas to Punta Arenas where our traverse concludes.

Departures

Departure Date Return Date Availability Price
20/11/2018 04/12/2018 12 £3990.00
01/12/2018 15/12/2018 0 £3990.00
25/12/2018 08/01/2019 0 £3990.00
29/01/2019 12/02/2019 12 £3990.00
12/02/2019 26/02/2019 0 £3990.00
02/03/2019 16/03/2019 10 £3990.00
05/11/2019 19/11/2019 12 £3990.00
19/11/2019 03/12/2019 8 £3990.00
30/11/2019 14/12/2019 12 £3990.00
07/12/2019 21/12/2019 12 £3990.00
25/12/2019 08/01/2020 10 £3990.00
28/01/2020 11/02/2020 12 £3990.00
11/02/2020 25/02/2020 12 £3990.00
29/02/2020 14/03/2020 12 £3990.00
03/11/2020 17/11/2020 12 £3990.00
17/11/2020 01/12/2020 12 £3990.00
28/11/2020 12/12/2020 12 £3990.00
05/12/2020 19/12/2020 12 £3990.00
23/12/2020 06/01/2021 12 £3990.00

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