Crossing the Andes Chile-Argentina - Dates & Prices

Price  2019

3.650* USD p.p.
(8 days – 7 nights)
* Prices are linked to the Chilean & Argentinean Peso, in case of strong exchange rate fluctuations, the price can be adjusted up to 3 weeks before departure.

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Travel Date:   once a year only!
07 – 14  February  2019
(Gateway: Santiago de Chile / Return flight: Mendoza)


  • Accommodation:  All nights during the expedition is camping. You will be sleeping in Iglo tents with space for 2 persons in each tent. Beside this there is 1 big kitchen/social tent. The.last night you will be lodged in comfortable hotel rooms Based on double-occupancy. 
  • Meals: full board. (From dinner first day to breakfast last day)  
  • Guides: local cowboys and tripleader Paul Coudenys from Gaucho do Brasil. (Paul speaks fluent English, French, Dutch, Spanish, Portuguese and speaks basic German).  The guides are equipped with a satellite phone so they can call for assistance/helicopter if needed.  .  
  • Horses & tack + packmules, including saddle bags    
  • Transfer: From  the meeting point in Santiago de the place where the expedition starts.

Not included:

  • Insurance: We request you take a travel Insurance. Ask your local insurance company or travel agent about it. You will not be allowed to participate at the trail ride without having a personal travel insurance. 
  • Flight: international and local flights are not included. Gateway is Santiago de Chile /
           Return flight from Mendoza (or at day 9 from Santiago de Chile)  
  • Drinks: Alcoholic beverages & soft drinks: cheap
  • Single Room Supplement: hotel + camping USD 350 (in case you prefer not to shear room and tent)
  • Transfer on day 8 from Uspallata. Our service end at Uspallata.
  • Personal expenses 
  • Tips: (optional)
  • Booking Sales Tax: USD 16,50 per payment

Atacama horse riding expedition Not for moaners nor whiners. This is big adventure!