17 days in Chilean Patagonia Itinerary

17 days in Chilean Patagonia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine)
— 4 nights
2
Punta Arenas
— 4 nights
3
Coyhaique
— 3 nights
4
Puerto Rio Tranquilo
— 3 nights

4
nights
Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine)

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.
Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine) is known for nature, adventure, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the fascinating underground world of Mylodon Cave Natural Monument, head outdoors with Patagonia Line, take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, and stop by Etnia Patagonia.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine) tour itinerary builder site.

Beziers, France to Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine) is an approximately 29-hour combination of train, flight, and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 5 hours traveling from Beziers to Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine). Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Beziers in February: high temperatures in Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine) hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) to allow time to take a bus to Punta Arenas.

Things to do in Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine)

Outdoors Tours Museums
Highlights from your plan
Horseback Riding Tours
Mylodon Cave Natural Monument ©
Mylodon Cave Natural Monument

4
nights
Punta Arenas

Punta Arenas ©
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, museums, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, appreciate the history behind Monumento Al Ovejero, stroll the grounds of Cementerio Municipal, and examine the collection at Palacio Sara Braun.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Punta Arenas road trip website.

Take a bus from Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine) to Punta Arenas in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine) in February, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Punta Arenas, with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can travel to Coyhaique.

Things to do in Punta Arenas

Outdoors Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Parque del Estrecho de Magallanes ©
Parque del Estrecho de Magallanes
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Nao Victoria Museo ©
Nao Victoria Museo

3
nights
Coyhaique

Coyhaique ©
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.
Coyhaique is known for wildlife, casinos, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: identify plant and animal life at Reserva Nacional Cerro Castillo, appreciate the history behind Monumento al Ovejero, don't miss a visit to Plaza de Armas, and try your luck at Casino Dreams Coyhaique.

For ratings, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read Coyhaique day trip planning app.

Traveling by flight from Punta Arenas to Coyhaique takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Punta Arenas in February, plan for somewhat warmer days in Coyhaique, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can take a shuttle to Puerto Rio Tranquilo.

Things to do in Coyhaique

Parks Wildlife Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Coyhaique National Reserve ©
Coyhaique National Reserve
Reserva Nacional Cerro Castillo ©
Reserva Nacional Cerro Castillo
Casino Dreams Coyhaique ©
Casino Dreams Coyhaique

3
nights
Puerto Rio Tranquilo

Puerto Rio Tranquilo ©
Sandwiched between a sapphire lake and a mountainous Patagonian national park, Puerto Rio Tranquilo makes an excellent base for outdoor tourism.
On the 17th (Wed), identify plant and animal life at Bayo Lake and then head outdoors with Glaciar Exploradores. On the next day, explore the striking landscape of Parque Nacional Laguna San Rafael and then explore the fascinating underground world of Marble Cathedrals.

To see photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Puerto Rio Tranquilo trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by shuttle from Coyhaique to Puerto Rio Tranquilo takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. In February, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Puerto Rio Tranquilo

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Marble Cathedrals
Highlights from your plan
Marble Cathedrals ©
Marble Cathedrals
Parque Nacional Laguna San Rafael
Parque Nacional Laguna San Rafael

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