Where to go

7 locations rich in wildlife to discover…

Wildlife trips

3 related trip ideas. All our trip ideas are offered to inspire you, but our strength is in tailoring your itinerary.

When to go

The time to visit Patagonia is during the southern hemisphere summer – from October to April – when the days are long and the weather gets gradually warmer over that period.


  • Summer

    Dec to Feb: Hot in Buenos Aires, but cooler the further south you go
  • Autumn

    Mar to May: Mild, but significantly colder in Patagonia, where the winds decrease
  • Winter

    Jun to Aug: Cold winds blow over the flat plains of Patagonia, bringing snow
  • Spring

    Sep to Nov: Although much shorter in the north, spring brings blossom in October

Wildlife events

  • Feb to Apr: Prime season for orcas at Valdes Peninsula
  • Oct to Nov: Prime season for orcas at Valdes Peninsula
  • Sep to Dec: Southern right whales visit the bays off Valdes Peninsula
  • Dec to Jan: Magellanic penguins hatch at Punta Tombo
  • Sep to Apr: Elephant seals and sea lions on the Valdes Peninsula

Places to stay

4 related places to stay. But there are more options we can offer, just ask us for more details.


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