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Patagonia Wonders


This is for you if...

Whether you're a couple seeking adventure or celebrating decades of togetherness, this experience caters to anyone who's seeking a unparalleled, luxurious trip.

Immerse yourselves in activities such as hiking, walking, Zodiac boat rides, penguin watching, and navigating the awe-inspiring glaciers. Embrace the intimacy of a private and custom trip or join small groups on a cruise or at a Patagonian lodge. This enchanting journey is curated for those with a passion for nature, the outdoors, culture, and wildlife, ensuring a romantic getaway that transcends expectations!

Beyond the Edge: Ushuaia's Southern Charm – A Thrilling Expedition to the World's End!

day 01

Arrive in Ushuaia, the southernmost city on Earth, where our local rep warmly welcomes you. Enjoy a private transfer to your hotel, perched by the Beagle Channel. The day is yours to relish stunning views and savor gourmet delights.

Escape the hustle, immerse in nature, and discover Ushuaia — a haven for soul-nourishing experiences and cultural immersion.

Fun Fact: Ushuaia, a gateway to Antarctica, sits at the crossroads of Argentina and Chile, the Atlantic and Pacific.

Meals: No meals are included today, optional dinner on request

Accommodation: Arakur Hotel

Venture to the "Ultimate Frontier" &
Penguin Paradise

Explore Tierra del Fuego with a full-day adventure, including a glacial valley and stunning views of the Beagle Channel. Watch penguins in their natural habitat, visit Harberton Ranch's authentic 'estancia,' and stroll through the history-laden Gable Island. Our experienced guides ensure a relaxed, exciting journey.

Visit an authentic estancia at Harberton Ranch, explore Gable Island while learning about the region's history, and encounter Magellan and Gentoo penguins at Martillo Island during the summer months.

Meals: Breakfast and lunch.

Accommodation: Arakur Hotel

Tierra del Fuego National Park & embark Australis Expedition Cruise

Experience a perfect morning in Tierra del Fuego National Park, followed by a gourmet lunch in a serene setting. Your local guide ensures a crowd-free exploration of Ensenada Bay and Lapataia Bay, the end of all roads in America.

Cap off the day with the exclusive Australis Expedition Cruise, where we handle all logistics for a seamless adventure. Set sail into the Beagle Channel, leaving Ushuaia's lights behind for a memorable journey.

Meals: Breakfast, lunch, and dinner with wines.

Accommodation: Australis Cruise - External Cabin with views in all-inclusive.  

Cruise Chilean fjords between Cape Horn
& Wulaia Bay

At dawn, the Australis cruises through Nassau Bay into the remote archipelago of Cape Horn National Park. Weather permitting, you'll go ashore on the windswept island hosting legendary Cape Horn.

Explore the 'End of the Earth,' discovered in 1616, featuring the Chilean Navy's lighthouse, the modern Cape Horn Monument, and a relaxed hike at Wulaia Bay. Witness dramatic geography, Magellanic forest, and the historic Yámana aboriginal settlement.

Meals: Breakfast, lunch, and dinner with wines.

Accommodation: Australis Cruise - External Cabin with views. 

Pía Glacier - Garibaldi Glacier

In the morning, you will navigate the northwest arm of the Beagle Channel to enter and disembark in Pia Fjord. 

You’ll take a short hike to a lookout from where we can see Pia Glacier extending from the top of the mountain range down to the sea. 

Bonus! In the afternoon and aboard Zodiac boats, an adventure awaits. You will sail between high rocky walls until reaching Porter Glacier. The zodiac will stop to observe its colors, hear its sounds, and witness calving.  

Meals: Breakfast, lunch, and dinner with wines.

Accommodation: Australis Cruise - External Cabin with views. 

Agostini Sound - Águila Glacier

Early morning, you will sail through the Cockburn Channel and enter Agostini Sound. From there, it is possible to see the glaciers descending from the middle of the Darwin Mountain Range, some of which reach the water. 

You will disembark and leisurely walk around a lagoon formed by melting the Águila Glacier. You will reach a spot right before that glacier with stunning views.

In the afternoon, while approaching the Condor Glacier via Zodiac. Expect to see some of the abundant Andean Condors in the area. 

Meals: Breakfast, lunch, and dinner with wines.

Accommodation: Australis Cruise - External Cabin with views. 

Magdalena Island – Punta Arenas – Chile

After an enchanting overnight cruise through Magdalena Channel, the vessel anchors off Magdalena Island, home to a vast colony of Magellanic penguins and a historic lighthouse.

Weather permitting, go ashore to hike among thousands of penguins, leading to a charming museum inside a vintage 1902 lighthouse.

In September and April, enjoy a Zodiac ride to Marta Island to observe South American sea lions.

Disembark at Punta Arenas around 11:30 AM and our local representative will drive you 3.5 hours to Torres del Paine, Chile.

Meals: Breakfast, boxed lunch, and dinner.

Accommodation: Patagonia Camp, Torres del Paine National Park, all-inclusive. 

Exploring Torres del Paine

Begin your day surrounded by the natural splendor of Torres del Paine National Park.

Choose your adventure:

Scenic Paine: A picturesque drive for panoramic views.
Lookout Points: A 2 to 3-hour hike for iconic Paine Mountain chain views.

Base of the Towers: An 8-hour trek for an unforgettable view, weather permitting.

Join small groups or opt for a private experience; let us know your preference in advance for a personalized adventure.

Meals: Breakfast, boxed lunch, and dinner.

Accommodation: Patagonia Camp, Torres del Paine National Park, all-inclusive. 

Torres del Paine – El Calafate,
Patagonia Argentina

Departing after breakfast, we journey through the most impressive landscapes of the Patagonian steppe for approximately four hours before arriving at our lodge in Argentine Patagonia. 

Enjoy a relaxing lunch and a guided walk to explore the local flora and birds.

​Located in the fascinating Los Glaciares National Park, one of the essential attractions in the Argentinian Patagonia, the Perito Moreno Glacier is a must-see for adventurous travelers who are not afraid of a memorable walk in the middle of nature. 

Meals: Breakfast and dinner.

Accommodation: Eolo Lodge, Patagonia

Premium Food & Wine Navigation through Glaciers 

Discover Southern Patagonia's hidden gems on a captivating full-day sailing expedition. Marvel at breathtaking landscapes with forests, lakes, mountains, and over 200 glaciers, including the awe-inspiring "Spegazzini," "Upsala," and "Perito Moreno." Witness the vast Patagonian ice field, the world's second-largest.

Enjoy a gourmet lunch with exquisite Argentine wines on the exclusive Premium deck.
Food and wine lovers, enjoy this spectacular day at the exclusive Premium deck on the upper level, tasting a gourmet lunch with excellent wines from Argentina.

Meals: Breakfast, Gourmet Lunch with wines, and dinner at the hotel

Accommodation: Eolo Lodge, Patagonia

El Calafate – Farewell

Before leaving Patagonia, enjoy a delightful morning at the lodge before your afternoon flight to your next destination.

It is time to say Goodbye to Patagonia for now!  

Check out 10 AM — let our team know in advance if you want us to arrange a late check out for you.

Meals: Breakfast.

Accommodation: Eolo Lodge, Patagonia

Superior Sea View Room

Set high up on a mountain with stunning views of the Beagle Channel and mountains. The hotel is perched in its very own nature reserve. Relax in the heated indoor/outdoor swimming pool with beautiful views.

Ushuaia: Arakur Ushuaia Resort & Spa



The spectacular landscape of Patagonia that can be appreciated through panoramic windows are complemented in harmony with careful decoration and ample and cozy space. Everything comes together in an intimate and casual atmosphere so that our guests can share their experiences, read a book from our library, have their favorite appetizer, or simply enjoy the view.

Australis Cruise: Cabin A

Enjoy the FIRST luxury camp in South America!

This camp is located in the middle of the a native forest at the shore of Lake Toro in the Torres del Paine district, offering a luxurious experience to all the visitors, who can enjoy all of the comfort and amenities of a conventional hotel.

Torres del Paine: Patagonia Camp Deluxe Jacuzzi Yurt

Standard Lake View Room

Located in one of the most beautiful places in Patagonia. Xelena Hotel & Suites is a proposal designed to enjoy the best views of El Calafate.

El Calafate: Xelena Hotel & Spa


11 days

U$D 9870


  • Accommodation with breakfast; 
  • Full board at Australis Cruise and Patagonia Camp
  • All transportation and Guided Tours with expert guides - Small Group & Private services  
  • Some Meals as indicated in the itinerary; 
  • Entrance fees to all national parks.
  • Air ticket fees and management of flights.
  • Personalized Itinerary and planning of your trip
  • Our dedicated 24 hours concierge service

  • International or Domestic Fights (can be included upon request).


"Thank you for tailor making this incredible journey!"

We really had the most incredible time, thanks to Across South America. Thank you, Maria and Claudia for tailor making this incredible journey!

chris + lyn

"You can't plan a better itinerary for South America!"

Our trip was full of incredible highlights that we're excited to share. Overall, our trip was incredible, and we're grateful we had these unforgettable experiences!


When you're ready for a private, custom escape that's perfectly tailored to your preferences, let's chat!

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