Essential Information

There's a wealth of information you might need to know before you travel to Patagonia; below you will find what we think is most important for you to find out before your exciting trip.

Money

Money

Swoop's advice to taking and spending money in Chile and Argentina - whether to take cash, pay on your card or use ATMs.

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Insurance

Insurance

Travel insurance is extremely important when travelling to Patagonia and is a mandatory requirement for all travellers. Travel insurance is not included in the price of your trip …

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Useful Information

As well as the essential information you need to know, there is a lot of other useful information to find out before you travel; below you'll find some interesting information to help you further plan your trip.

Food & Drink

Food & Drink

Patagonian cuisine is identified by striking colourful presentation and its intense and rich flavours. It includes delicious meat and seafood dishes flavoured with interesting …

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Literature & Language

Literature & Language

There are many varied, exciting and truly captivating books about Patagonia, whether they deal with indigenous history, early exploration, modern travel or historical fiction. We …

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Photography

Futaleufu

Patagonia is a photographers dream: towering granite peaks bathed in the orange and pink hues of dreamy sunrises, glacial lakes framed by gargantuan glaciers, the vast rolling …

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What our customers think

Layers are the key to stay on top of Patagonian weather! Waterproof rain jacket and pants are a must even if the weather looks nice. It can change in an instant! Read the full review

Chris Houck United States Of America December 2019

Be prepared for all weathers – we had heavy rain, sleet then sunshine. The weather changed a lot so you need lots of layers and good waterproofs. Sunscreen is also essential. Read the full review

Dorothy Greig United Kingdom November 2019

Ready to plan your Patagonia adventure?

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Listen

We'll spend some time listening to your aspirations, then discuss the kind of experience that might suit you.

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Match

Match

Next we'll discuss the options, shortlist the best trips for you and present you our impartial recommendations.

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Reserve

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We'll place a 24 hour hold on your preferred option - without obligation - whilst we talk through the details.

Whatever your budget, group size, length of stay, preferred activity or appetite for adventure, we can help.

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