This is the soul of the end of the world: Patagonia and Tierra del Fuego offer a spectacle of jagged coasts, pure blue glaciers, lakes, forests, and inhospitable plateaux where violent winds blow. The population density here is less than 2 per square mile.
In the distance you can see the Andes, the highest mountain range in the world after the Himalayas.© Anton Petrus / 123RF
This lake is located in the splendid Los Glaciares National Park close to El Cafate. It is 100 miles long.© Dmitry Pichugin / 123RF
This park contains many lakes as well as three impressive glaciers.© Onfokus / iStock
This park, created in 1960, is located in the far south of the country. The scenery here is exceptional.© Kavram / 123RF
A number of farmers raise their sheep on the wild plains in this magnificent region.© Dmitry Pichugin / 123RF