• Duration: 10 hours
  • Easy
  • eTicket

  • Pick up available
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Description

Visit El Chalten, named the National Capital of Trekking, thanks to its numerous trails that run through the Los Glaciares National Park, where you can observe important hills of the Andes mountain range and lakes formed by melting snow.

Enjoy a range of hiking trails (independently or guided) within this scenic area. You'll be transported by an air-conditioned coach and hotel pickup/drop-off is available for centrally located El Calafate hotels. A boxed lunch and nonalcoholic beverages are also included on this full-day tour to help fuel your adventure.

Please note: This tour includes hotel pick up and drop off service from centrally located hotels in El Calafate. Simply select your hotel from the list under the availability section and our driver will be on his way!

Please note: If your hotel is outside the designated pick up area, we will set a meeting point for you.

Itinerary

El Calafate

After pick up at your hotel, we will take the mythical Route 40 bordering the Argentino Lake, and crossing the Santa Cruz River. 

Viedma Glacier Viewpoint

Before reaching El Chalten town we stop at the viewpoint of Viedma Glacier from where you can appreciate a beautiful view of the glacier, Cordillera and emblematic Cerro Fitz Roy and Cerro Torre.

Visitor Information Centres - El Chalten

We will arrive to the mountain village of El Chalten after 3 hours of travel and 220 kms. After the Park Ranger welcome us, we will continue to where we can star the self-guided hiking trails that run from El Chalten and that lead us to the most wonderful viewpoints of the Cerro Fitz Roy or Cerro Torre.

El Chalten

Our trekking guide will advise us about the various options according to our physical state and he will deliver maps of the enabled trails. For lunch, we will carry a box lunch in our backpack so we can enjoy it in the middle of the road, also, depending on the climatic conditions, we can have lunch in a restaurant near the area.

Between 3 pm and 6 pm, depending on the season of the year, we will meet the guide to start the return to El Calafate.

Pick up locations

What's included

  • Lunch Box
  • Beverages (non-alcoholic)
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (centrally located hotels only)
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Map of the Trekking Trails

What's excluded

  • Tip or gratuity

What do I need to bring

  • Comfortable walking shoes.
  • Weather-appropriate clothes.
  • Money for personal expenses.
  • Anything that might be useful to you.

Important information

  • Not recommended for people with heart conditions
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for people with back problems
  • Minimum 2 adults per booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Operates in most weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Comfortable walking shoes are mandatory
  • Not stroller accessible
  • Not suitable for pets
  • No public transportation nearby
  • Infants must not sit on laps
  • Infant seats unavailable
  • • Confirmation will be received at time of booking • Minimum 2 adults per booking • Children must be accompanied by an adult • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking • Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund • Not recommended for participants with back problems • Not recommended for participants with heart complaints or other serious medical conditions • Not recommended for pregnant women • Not wheelchair accessible • The duration of transfers are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions • Operates in most weather conditions, please dress appropriately • Comfortable walking shoes are mandatory OFFICE NUMBER: (+54 11) 4363-6000 (Mon to Sat from 9 to 18 Hs and Sundays from 10 to 19 Hs) EMERGENCY MOBILE: (+54 911) 4991-4035 (After office hours)
  • The pick up transfer is only from selected centrally located hotels. If your hotel is outside the geographic area, we will confirm you the closest meeting point. Indicate the name and address of your hotel.

Categories

  • HIKING

Guided Language

  • English
  • Español

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