THE REGION AT A GLANCE

Area: 1,043,076 square kilometers | 402,734 square miles

Population: 2m

Main Cities: Neuquén (Argentina), San Carlos de Bariloche (Argentina), Punta Arenas (Chile)

Language: Spanish

BET YOU DIDN’T KNOW

Mount Fitz Roy (from the picture above) is the logo of the Patagonia brand

Patagonia is one of the most uninhabited areas of our planet, with a density of 1.9 person per square kilometer | 5.0 square mile

The Patagonia Ice Field is the third largest in the world, just behind Antarctica and Greenland

The Patagonian city of Ushuaia (Argentina) is the southernmost city in the world. It is also a popular point for departures to Antarctica 

There are almost as many Magellanic Penguins (1.7 million) as people (2 million) in Patagonia