Argentina Ski Tours

Discover the magic of skiing in spectacular Argentina-Patagonia with its stunning geography, colorful people and vibrant culture!

Argentina’s best skiing and snowboarding is found in the Seven Lakes and Patagonia areas centered by the renowned city of Bariloche. You will experience Patagonia’s unparalleled scenic landscapes while enjoying the abundant Andean snow that has made Patagonia world famous. You will also experience the Latin flare that Argentina brings to their skiing and food!

You will discover the rich wine culture of Argentina. You will enjoy the best local foods and experience the culture of Argentina through excursions which will allow you to discover more than just the ski resorts. Argentina boasts its world famous Tango dancing and its delicious beef….to name just a few!

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A1: Explore Argentina Patagonia

Date: August 06 - August 17, 2017
Skier Level: Intermediate – Strong Advanced
Ski Days: 9 Number of Guests: 10 Number of Instructor-Guides: 2
Resorts: Cerro Bayo, La Hoya, Baguales Mountain Reserve, Catedral.

This tour is designed for skiers who are strong on groomed snow and have minimal experience off the groomed but are not intimidated by it, even if they feel they cannot ski it well. It is also for the very experienced powder skier comfortable in all snow conditions. We will ski terrain and snow that offers the appropriate challenge and opportunities for both levels. We will introduce you to powder or if experienced, challenge you and take you to the best spots.

Day 1
Arrival into Bariloche. Meet your guides and fellow adventures. Enjoy your first Argentine “copa de vino” while travelling to nearby Villa La Angostura, a picturesque lakeside ski town just below Cerro Bayo Ski Resort. Savor your first Argentine meal and then off to bed for tomorrow’s first day of adventure!

Day 2-3
Two days skiing at Cerro Bayo Ski Resort which towers over the famous Lago (lake) Nahuel Huapi offering sweeping views of this majestic 100 km long lake. Cerro Bayo offers terrain for all skiers from steep terrain with fresh tracks for those want a short hike, to long lengthy groomers. Get comfortable on your skis, while enjoying the warmth of this friendly and relaxed ski centre.

Day 4
Travel day south to the Patagonian town of Esquel. Along the way visit the hippy town of El Bolson for lunch and its colourful artisan market. Esquel is the gateway community for La Hoya Ski Resort and has the definite feel of Patagonia with light winds ever present down the dusty streets. We spend the evenings here sharing matte and enjoying the Patagonian gaucho hospitality.

Day 5-7
Three days skiing at La Hoya with its excellent off-piste terrain and exceptionally dry Patagonian powder. The name derives from the mountain shape, which is a wide circular glacial basin that offers great sweeping steeps and fresh snow. La Hoya's uncrowded slopes, varied terrain and location in the heart of the Patagonian Andes make it a truly unique Argentine ski destination. On the afternoon of the third day we travel to Bariloche.

Day 8
Option to ski at Argentina's newest cat ski operation Baguales Moutain Reserve that offers over 34,000 acres of fresh snow and runs with up to 3000 ft of vertical. If you choose not to cat ski you will ski at the famous Cerro Catedral Ski Resort with your guides.

Day 09-11
3 days of skiing at the largest ski area in Argentina, Cerro Catedral Ski Resort, on the edge of the vibrant city of Bariloche. This modern ski area includes over 3,000 acres of in-bounds terrain and 39 lifts! The Snow Gods often bless us with deep powder days here. In the evenings, we will take advantage of Bariloche’s great nightlife and wealth of restaurants offering local Patagonian trout, salmon, and its famous beef. Also there are ample shopping opportunities at great prices.

Day 12
Transfers to airport for your flight home.

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Tour Price: USD $4498 (based on double occupancy)
Single Supplement: USD $698

Tour cost includes:

- 11 nights 3-4 star accommodation (based on double occupancy)
- All buffet breakfasts
- All land transport with private van & driver, including airport transfers
- All lift passes
- Two instructor-guides and one driver for 10 guests
- Trip leader fluent in Spanish and extensive knowledgeable on Argentina and its culture
- On snow Professional Canadian Ski Instruction and guiding each day
- All cultural tours including wine tastings and artisan market tour

Not Included:
- International & domestic flights to Bariloche, Argentina
- Lunches, dinners & drinks
- Travel Insurance (required)
- End of trip gratuities for your guides and driver
- Single room supplement
- Ski Hire (if required)

Flights:
Your tour starts and ends in Bariloche, Argentina. Arrival day is the first day of the tour dates listed and departure day is the last day of the tour dates listed. You may arrive earlier or depart later and we can book your extra nights accommodation.

Your international flight arrives into Buenos Aires at the “Ezeiz International Airport” (EZE). The domestic flights to Bariloche depart from the domestic airport “Aeroparque Jorge Newbery” (AEP). The transfer is 40 km between airports and takes 1 hour. Therefore a 3 hour minimum window is required between your arrival time in Buenos Aires and your departure time to Bariloche. Two airlines offer the domestic flight:

www.aerolineas.com.ar - Argentina’s national airline
www.lan.com - Chile's National Airline






























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