Patagonia is a distinct geographical region at the base of South America, spanning the lower sections of Argentina and Chile. Patagonia is known for its arid plains, breathtaking mountain vistas, lakes, glaciers and bountiful, diverse wildlife.
The Andino Norpatagónica Biosphere Reserve is located in Argentina's northwestern Patagonia. It includes five National Parks and numerous other protected areas of Argentina. The landscape is mostly mountainous, dominated by the Andes in the west with sub-Andean plains and plateaus in the east.
Cordillera del Paine: Torres del Paine National Park and Biosphere Reserve (Chile) The Editor Mon, 10/22/2018 - 17:26
The Cordillera del Paine, a spectacular mountain range that includes the Torres del Paine peaks, lies between the Andes Mountains and the Patagonian steppe in southern Chile. It is an area of great scenic beauty, with many glaciers, waterfalls, rivers, lakes and lagoons.
Corredor Biológico Nevados de Chillán - Laguna del Laja Biosphere Reserve and National Park (Chile) The Editor Mon, 10/22/2018 - 17:33
Corredor Biológico Nevados de Chillán - Laguna del Laja Biosphere Reserve Is located in Chile's Patagonia region. The biological corridor connects three core areas: Ñuble National Reserve, Laguna del Laja National Park and the Los Huemules de Niblinto National Reserve.
Cueva de las Manos, Río Pinturas, contains an assemblage of cave art, executed between 13,000 and 9,500 years ago. The people responsible for the paintings may have been the ancestors of the historic hunter-gatherer communities of Patagonia found by European settlers in the 19th century.
El Calafate: Patagonia (Argentina) The Editor Wed, 09/18/2019 - 21:03
El Calafate is a city in Argentina, situated on the southern border of Lake Argentino, in the southwest part of Santa Cruz Province, near the edge of the Southern Patagonian Ice Field. It is an important tourist destination as the hub to visit different parts of the Los Glaciares National Park.
El Chaltén is a small mountain village in the Patagonian region of southern Argentina, near the border with Chile. It is a popular base for hiking numerous trails leading to the base of surrounding peaks and glacial lakes, including Cerro Torre, Fitz Roy and Lago del Desierto.
Lago Puelo National Park is located in Chubut province, in the Patagonia Forest region of Argentina. Due to its low elevation, geographical environment and geologic formation, the park is home to many endemic flora species and exhibits beautiful scenery and exceptional weather.
Laguna San Rafael National Park and Biosphere Reserve (Chile) The Editor Mon, 10/22/2018 - 17:36
Located in the Valdivian Forest biogeographical region, Laguna San Rafael is an area of highly varied topography and scenic beauty. The area includes the Continental Patagonian Range, the Insular Patagonian Range, the Central Plain and the Patagonian Glaciers.
Los Alerces National Park is located in the Andes of northern Patagonia in Argentina. It has a western boundary which coincides with the Chilean border. Successive glaciations have molded the landscape in the region creating spectacular features such as moraines, glacial cirques and clearwater lakes.
Los Lagos Region: Zona Sur (Chile) The Editor Fri, 06/14/2019 - 12:56
Los Lagos Region is one of Chile's 16 administrative regions and comprises four provinces: Chiloé, Llanquihue, Osorno and Palena. The region, located in Zona Sur, is known for its many lakes, Andean mountains, volcanoes and wild forest environments.