Many years ago, when I was on an adventurous tour of northern Pakistan, an incident occurred that continues to trouble me. Our hardy band of 10 had been told by both our Pakistani guide and our U.S. guide that we should not take pictures of local women, as this was extremely disturbing to the Pakistanis. […]
Gather up the family and fly to Patagonia to explore, settle in, reconnect, and play! Embrace the perfect balance of togetherness and independence with multiple-night stays at two carefully selected resort destinations in Patagonia’s famed Lakes District of Argentina and Chile. With activities galore, there is truly something for everyone in your family, regardless of ages and interests. Outdoor adventure is complemented by resort amenities, so when you’re not in the wilderness – on the trail, rafting a river, mountain biking, or stand-up paddleboarding – you can be relaxing poolside, playing tennis, or at the spa.
With most flights to South America arriving early in the morning and departing late at night, your one-night-stays in Santiago and Buenos Aires are maximized, giving you a full day to enjoy both of these capital cities. (And you can always add a night on either end of your trip if you want – after all, these are Custom Journeys!) We’ll put you right in the heart of one of each city’s vibrant neighborhoods, excellent bases for walking and exploring right out the door.
Pucon is a rising ski and summer resort destination set on the edge of Parque Nacional Villarrica, a mecca for outdoor enthusiasts and adventurers. San Carlos de Bariloche – Bariloche for short! – was founded in 1903 as the first Patagonian tourist town, which comes as no surprise given its location on the edge of Nahuel Huapi National Park.
Explore to your heart’s content, in the heart of Patagonia’s Lakes District!