Visit Patagonia and Marvel at the Southernmost End of the Planet
Talking about Patagonia is not just talking about Torres del Paine, but about a vast territory between Chile and Argentina, being one of the most remote and impactful ecosystems on the planet.
We Can Help You Plan a Trip to Patagonia Chile & Patagonia Argentina
At Antares Patagonia we know the Patagonia area, and we have more than 20 years experience as a Chile adventure tour company to offer unique tourism experiences to our clients. Not only do we offer a Torres del Paine tour of the National Park, but also in other corners of Patagonia, places of incalculable beauty that allow endless options.
Where is Patagonia Located and How do I Get to Patagonia?
Chilean Patagonia is mainly located in the Magallanes region and the Chilean Antarctic. The southernmost part of the country, and is characterized by being an immense bioregion with a varied geography and rich in ecosystems and landscapes: Mountains, lakes, fjords and glaciers. It is recognized worldwide by Torres del Paine, one of the first biosphere reserves, declared by UNESCO in 1978.
For its part, the Argentine Patagonia, the border sister of the Chilean Patagonia, is known for its great natural wealth, which mainly highlights its spectacular Perito Moreno Glacier, in the southern ice field and Mount Fitz Roy or Chaltén, located in The limit with Chile.
You can reach Patagonia from anywhere in the world, accessing a direct flight from Santiago de Chile to Puerto Natales, city of entry to Chilean Patagonia. In our travel agency we make sure that your arrival and stay in this amazing place is unique and unforgettable. We have more than 15 different tour options in large part of Patagonia. In addition, we give you the option that together we design your own itinerary in Patagonia, according to your tastes and needs.
Planning the trip to Patagonia and Figuring Out a Patagonia Itinerary
To visit the southern tip of Chile and Argentina, you must be clear that the weather in Patagonia is a key factor to consider when planning your trip. Low temperatures, rain and a changing wind that reach high speeds predominate. In addition, the terrain changes between one place and another, so the recommended equipment and clothing is extremely important to carry out the activities comfortably and safely.
Our Recommended Patagonia Gear Checklist
Wool or polar hat (bring two).
Sunglasses with UV protection.
Neck warmer or scarf.
Trekking shoes. (Goretex preferrably).
Light shoes for resting.
Cotton t-shirts for the nights.
Polar jacket (we recommend Polartec).
Wool or fleece gloves.
Quick-dry long underwear.
Water resistant pants.
Long polar pants for the nights.
What to do in Patagonia?
Our programs are focused on people who love adventure and nature. They are also aware of the environment and their care. Most of the places you will know in Patagonia are protected reserves, so you must always respect the recommendations and comply with the rules of each area.
On both the Chilean and the Argentine side, you can visit places of incalculable beauty, which allow endless activities. Without a doubt, the must-see in Patagonia must be the Torres del Paine National Park. You can explore it partially in 4 days or in its entirety, in an amazing stay of 12 days, in which you can combine different activities, such as Patagonia trekking tours, hiking Patagonia tours, kayaking and cycling.
Our Patagonia Travel Packages can Include the W Circuit in Patagonia
At Antares Patagonia, we recommend you to make the famous circuit of the W. Whose name is due to the shape of the tour. The itinerary consists of 4 to 6 days and we assure you that you will not see anything like it in any other part of the world. Among its main attractions are the Gray Glacier and the Mirador Torres.
We offer you different options to do this route. For example, the “Valleys of W” program, in which you will live the adventure of this tour through its valleys. Starting with a trek to Base Torres, the iconic Torres del Paine postcard (8 hours round trip), following Lake Pehoe to the French Valley. The most beautiful of this National Park and where you can cross lenga forests and marvel at breathtaking views of the Paine Massif. Also, you will walk along the enchanting Gray Lake (3-4 hours, 11 kms) and observe the Gray Glacier and the icebergs that emerge from it. We will visit the glacier and lake viewpoint to dazzle us with the vibrant blue color of its icebergs. Finally, we take you on a catamaran for two hours of sailing through this magical lake surrounded by ice.
If you do not want to stick to an established tour, we help you organize your own W itinerary. Adapted to your pace, budget and tastes. There is nothing reserved for this tour, so you can experience different options of travel (trekking, bicycle, combined), accommodation (shelters, hotel, camping) and we even offer you the option of a carrier if you want to do the W No backpacks or weight. We seek to provide you with maximum comfort and safety, to make this an unforgettable trip and fulfill all your expectations.
Can We Motivate You to Book Your Flights to Patagonia?
Patagonia is a magical place with a geography and landscapes that you will hardly find in another part of the world. At Antares Patagonia we want you to enjoy and fall in love with every place you visit. We are sure that with us, we can offer you the Patagonia tourism solutions that will make this the trip of your life.
Come Explore the Patagonia Map with Antares Patagonia!