22 days in Chilean Patagonia Itinerary

22 days in Chilean Patagonia Itinerary

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Train to Paris CDG, Fly to Punta Arenas, Bus to Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine)
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Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine)
— 5 nights
Bus
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Punta Arenas
— 7 nights
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Fly to Balmaceda, Foot to Balmaceda, Bus to Coyhaique, Shuttle to Puerto Rio Tranquilo
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Puerto Rio Tranquilo
— 3 nights
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Coyhaique
— 4 nights
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Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine) — 5 nights

Surrounded by towering mountains, shimmering lakes, and the region's rugged hills, Puerto Natales serves as a bustling jumping-off point for exploring the Torres del Paine National Park.
Spend the 15th (Wed) among the memorable landscape of Glacier Grey. Spend the 19th (Sun) exploring the collection at Historical Museum,Municipality of Puerto Natales. There's still lots to do: Head underground at Mylodon Cave Natural Monument, trot along with a tour on horseback, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, and appreciate the history behind Monumento de la Mano.

To find where to stay, maps, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine) online trip itinerary planner.

Brussels, Belgium to Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine) is an approximately 30-hour combination of train, flight, and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 5 hours traveling from Brussels to Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine). Traveling from Brussels in February, things will get a bit warmer in Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine): highs are around 19°C and lows about 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can drive to Punta Arenas.
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Punta Arenas — 7 nights

An erstwhile hub of the sheep wool industry, Punta Arenas has evolved into a gateway of sorts for hikers, cruise ship passengers, and adventure travelers heading out on the windswept lands of Chile's extreme southern reaches.
Punta Arenas is known for historic sites, sightseeing, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, step off the mainland to explore Isla Magdalena, examine the collection at Museo Salesiano / Magiorinno Borgatello, and stroll the grounds of Cementerio Municipal.

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Traveling by car from Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine) to Punta Arenas takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine) in February since evenings lows in Punta Arenas dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Puerto Rio Tranquilo.
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Puerto Rio Tranquilo — 3 nights

Sandwiched between a sapphire lake and a mountainous Patagonian national park, Puerto Rio Tranquilo makes an excellent base for outdoor tourism.
Spend the 1st (Wed) exploring nature at Parque Nacional Laguna San Rafael. And it doesn't end there: Head underground at Marble Cathedrals, explore the striking landscape at Glaciar Exploradores, and hike along Turismo Valle Leones.

To find ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Puerto Rio Tranquilo trip planner.

Traveling by combination of flight, bus, and shuttle from Punta Arenas to Puerto Rio Tranquilo takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Punta Arenas in February, you will find days in Puerto Rio Tranquilo are somewhat warmer (24°C), and nights are about the same (10°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) to allow time to take a shuttle to Coyhaique.
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Coyhaique — 4 nights

Founded in 1929, Coyhaique is a young city--a baby by world standards--developed from humble agricultural origins to become the capital and main hub of the largely rural Aysen Region.
Spend the 2nd (Thu) in the pleasant surroundings of Coyhaique National Reserve. The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Reserva Nacional Cerro Castillo, try to win big at Casino Dreams Coyhaique, relax and rejuvenate at Trapananda Yoga, and don't miss a visit to Plaza de Armas.

For more things to do, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Coyhaique vacation maker app.

You can take a shuttle from Puerto Rio Tranquilo to Coyhaique in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. March in Coyhaique sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.
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