5 reasons to visit in September

  • The National Parks are quieter so you often won’t come into contact with anyone else if you’re out and about exploring 
  • With visitor numbers down, enjoy the luxury of having your very own guide 
  • Experience wonderful snow-covered landscapes
  • Try skiing on one of the many volcanoes, ice caps or fully-serviced ski resorts
  • Statistically there’s a better chance of having clear days making this a popular time for photographers 

Hiking in Patagonia in September

W Trek in Winter

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W Trek in Winter

Our expert guides make it possible to follow the majority of the W Trek and experience its highlights in the beautiful winter months of Patagonia, despite of chillier conditions and limited services. Based in Torres del Paine's famous refugios, you'll…

  • 5 Days
  • $2,295
Winter Highlights of Torres del Paine

Private cabins with hot tubs and transport between the highlights makes trekking in winter a really special experience. See Las Torres (The Towers), the enormous Glacier Grey, and make a stop at the rarely-visited Pingo Valley. You'll have the snow-covered…

  • 3 Days
  • $1,195
The Original Torres del Paine W Trek

Hike the original W Trek and experience the highlights of this unique region. Trek to the best lookout points for stunning views of the Torres del Paine and explore the French Valley surrounded by hanging glaciers. Follow this with a…

  • 5 Days
  • $2,595

Cruises in September

Northern Patagonia Fjords Cruise

Voyage to the most remote and spectacular corners of the Northern Chilean fjords, stopping at tiny villages and hot springs en-route. Visit Chiloé Island, spot penguins and explore the stunning San Rafael Glacier in solitude. This unique small ship cruise…

  • 6 Days
  • $2,520
Wildlife, Glaciers & Cape Horn Cruise

Voyage south from Punta Arenas to Ushuaia on a small-ship expedition cruise and experience the incredible wildlife, fascinating history and breathtaking scenery of Tierra del Fuego. Sail the famous Strait of Magellan and Glacier Alley in the Beagle Channel. On…

  • 5 Days
  • $4,455

Group Tours in September

When to Visit Patagonia

To help you decide when to travel, we've put together a guide for each month, including some facts and figures around the myth and legend of Patagonia's infamous weather.

When to Visit

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