Visit the southern arm of Lake Argentino and Los Glaciares National Park on a three day tour from El Calafate. Your second day starts at El Calafate where you'll travel approximately 52 miles (85km) to the Rico Arm of the Lake to explore the paths and lookout points of Perito Moreno Glacier. This tour provides an excellent family retreat into the natural wonders Argentina has to offer!
- 3-day tour of Calafate and its surrounding glaciers
- Explore the paths and lookout points of Perito Moreno Glacier
- Visit the famous glaciers in the Parque Nacional Los Glaciares
- Escorted by bilingual guides
- Complimentary hotel pickup and drop off
What You Can Expect
Perito Moreno Glacier is an impressive natural wonder and due to its extension and height, it has become world famous for its easy access, continuous advance and the loud loosening of huge icebergs. The Parque Nacional Los Glaciares (Glaciers National Park) area is home to other important glaciers such as Upsalla, Onelli and Spegazzini.
Upon arrival in El Calafate, you'll be taken to your selected hotel. It is highly recommended that you take time for a sunset visit to the bird's reserve at Nimez Lagoon.
Day 2 (B)
After an early breakfast, you'll leave for a full day excursion to Perito Moreno Glacier. Once inside Los Glaciares National Park, you'll follow the route around Lago Argentino where 50 miles (80km) from El Calafate, Perito Moreno Glacier lies imposing with its 200 foot (60 meter) high ice walls. Follow the paths that lead you to face the glacier and get different impressive views, all while continuous detachments and constant ice breaking noises echoes in your surrounds! Return to the hotel in the evening where many restaurants offer local delicacies and impeccable service. It is highly recommended trying the famous "Cordero al Asador".
Day 3 (B)
At the appropriate time, you'll be transferred to the airport or bus terminal.