Private Journeys

Family Patagonia: Glacial lakes and mountains

16 days from £7,430pp

Argentina / Chile / Patagonia

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Overview & Highlights

An adventurous family holiday exploring wilderness Torres del Paine National Park and Perito Moreno glacier in Patagonia; and the moon-like Atacama Desert. Visit the dynamic capital cities Santiago and Buenos Aires.

  • Guided excursion to gaucho ranch, with show
  • Guided adventure in 4WD vehicle, Los Glaciares National Park
  • Guided excursion to Perito Moreno glacier and mini-trekking or boat trip on the lake
  • Excursions and activities in Torres del Paine National Park
  • Guided city tour in Santiago
  • Guided explorations in the Atacama Desert

This adventurous family holiday takes you from Buenos Aires to Patagonia in the far south of South America. It’s a land of ice caps, glaciers jagged mountains and lakes at the tip of the Andes in Chile and Argentina. Explorations include a visit to the minty blue, cathedral-high Perito Moreno Glacier in Los Glaciares National Park, Argentina, and the wildlife-rich Torres del Paine National Park in Chile.


To the delight and awe of youngsters, the south is a true wilderness, where just a few rough roads cut through a frost-bitten landscape of glaciers, luminous lagoons, icy pinnacles and wind-strafed steppe. It is however readily accessible to all visitors, and our explorations are reassuringly comfortable for any older members of your party. You’ll also head north to the Atacama desert: the driest in the world.  Here the scenery has a moon-like quality, with wind-carved rocks, fizzing geysers and pretty oases.

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An extremely memorable trip, well organised, with knowledgeable and passionate guides. I'm so lucky to have had this great experience and not to have had the worry of organising it!

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