Highlights of Chile & Argentina
10 days with G Adventures Rating:
Day 1 Santiago
Arrive at any time.
Arrival day, no activities planned. The day is free to spend at your leisure exploring the city until our welcome meeting this evening. Santiago is Chile’s largest city and capital, with internationally recognized vineyards and Andean ski resorts very close by.
Day 2 Santiago
Enjoy an included city tour of Santiago and in the afternoon take some time to go shopping, sit in a cafe or hike to the lookout of Cerro Santa Lucia. (B)
Day 3 Valparaiso/Santiago
In the morning head to the Casablanca Valley, stopping at a winery to indulge in a wine tasting. Then depart for the colourful seaside town of Valparaiso. Enjoy the street art and snap a few pictures of the bright buildings that line the hills. Wander the streets of the city, before heading back to Santiago. In the evening, board an overnight bus to Pucon. (B)
Day 4 Pucón
Enjoy free time in Pucon, try whitewater rafting or explore the area by foot. (B)
Day 5 Pucón
Enjoy another free day to take part in the many activities on offer in Pucón. Opt to hike Villarica volcano (it's active!) or soak in the nearby natural thermal pools. (B)
Day 6 Pucón/San Carlos de Bariloche
Cross the Andes to Argentina. Travel by local bus to San Martin and transfer the rest of the way to Bariloche stopping for photos in the Seven Lake district. (B)
Day 7 San Carlos de Bariloche
Transfer to a Gaucho Ranch just outside of Bariloche. Enjoy a barbecue for lunch and take to the saddle with a Gaucho by your side. (B, L)
Day 8 San Carlos de Bariloche
Enjoy the beautiful area of the Seven Lakes district. Take a hike in the countryside or wander the town, known for its shops and in particular, artisan chocolate. (B)
Day 9 San Carlos de Bariloche/Buenos Aires
Fly to Buenos Aires.
Fly north to the buzzing metropolis that is Buenos Aires, it is a vibrant city full of life. (B)
Day 10 Buenos Aires
Depart at any time.
Book extra accommodation in Buenos Aires to have more time to explore the city. (B)
All This Included
Looking to discover the best of Chile AND Argentina in one unforgettable experience? These 10 days travelling through gorgeous landscapes and cities are your solution. Visit coastal Valparaíso, get active in the adventure-sport mecca of Pucón, and journey to a genuine gaucho ranch outside of quaint, lakeside Bariloche, before finishing up in the iconic "don't cry for me" cosmopolis of Buenos Aires. Get yourself to this southern part of the world and go home recharged.
Hotels (8 nts)
Santiago, Chile: Hotel Eurohotel (or similar)
Valparaíso, Chile: Hotel Reina Victoria (or similar)
San Carlos de Bariloche, Argentina: Soft Hotel (or similar)
Buenos Aires, Argentina: Regente Palace Hotel (or similar)
Pucón, Chile: Hostal Mahuida (or similar)
Overnight bus (1 nt)
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