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Laguna de los Tres Hiking Day Trip from El Chaltén

Laguna de los Tres Hiking Day Trip from El Chaltén

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Prepare to be awed by one of the most memorable vistas of the Los Glaciares National Park on this full-day small-group hike from El Chaltén. Lace up your hiking boots and set out on an 8-mile (12km), 8-hour hike across the rugged Fitz Roy Valley. Enjoy the magnificent panoramic views, but save space on your camera for the grand finale – the majestic glacial lake of Laguna de los Tres, set against a dramatic backdrop of Mount Fitz Roy.
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  • 8 hours
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$144.74
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$144.74

2-Day Hiking Tour of Fitz Roy and Cerro Torre from El Chalten

2-Day Hiking Tour of Fitz Roy and Cerro Torre from El Chalten

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Venture into the wild, snow-capped peaks of the Patagonian Andes on a 2-day small-group guided hiking tour from El Chalten, including hotel pickup, baggage transfers, lunch and dinner. Enjoy prime views of the Fitz Roy Massif and the Cerro Torre glacier on a scenic hike, climbing to an altitude of 2,624 feet (800 meters). Pass Laguna de los Tres, the Torre Valley and the Capri, Madre and Hija Lakes, then camp out beneath the stars, miles from the nearest town.
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  • 2 days
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$552.64
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$552.64

Full-Day Chalten Trek with lunch

Full-Day Chalten Trek with lunch

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Knowing the best spots to appreciate El Chalten’s scenic landscape can be tricky on a self-led hike. Eliminate the need for advanced planning on a full-day trek through the region, led by a professional mountain guide. Discover views of Río de las Vueltas, Monte Fitz Roy, and beyond, and keep energized with a hot lunch included in the price.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$170.00
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$170.00
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2-Day Chalten Adventure tour: Laguna de los Tres, Mount Fitz Roy & Cerro Torre

2-Day Chalten Adventure tour: Laguna de los Tres, Mount Fitz Roy & Cerro Torre

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Enjoy an active excursion into rural Argentina on a 2-day adventure tour from El Chalten. Avoid the need for advanced planning with a comprehensive hiking itinerary, and tick off several of the region’s top sights in just 2 days, including Laguna de los Tres and Monte Fitz Roy. Enjoy an immersive experience of nature with overnight camping included, and benefit from the insights and supervision of your professional guide.
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  • 2 days
  • Taking safety measures
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$332.82
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$332.82
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Horseback riding Bonanza - El Chalten

Horseback riding Bonanza - El Chalten

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Estancia Bonanza is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful places in El Chalten! We will ride beautiful valleys, forests of lengas and cross small rivers. Riding a horseback ride in Bonanza is a great way to experience the Argentine Patagonia!
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$90.00
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$90.00

Module Fitz Roy Adventure

Module Fitz Roy Adventure

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t allows us, by starting time, to arrive that day to El Chaltén and visit the Laguna de los Tres, wich the base of the Cerro Fitz Roy, staying overnight in the camp at the foot of the hill. The sight of the sunrice will be without a doubt unforgettable. As we do not descend to the town we will be able, the next day, to walk the footpath of the Lagunas Madre a Hija. We will be arriving at the Laguna Torre, wich is the base of the Cerro Torre. Then we will return to El Chaltén, arriving in the afternoon.
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  • 2 days
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$305.27
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$305.27

Mountain Bike at Estancia Bonanza! The Chalten

Mountain Bike at Estancia Bonanza! The Chalten

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At Estancia Bonanza we have the most beautiful and unique exclusive trails for mountain biking! We have qualified personnel as guides. We offer the possibility of spending a full day. All in the same place!
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$80.00
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$80.00

Laguna Torre Day Trip from El Chaltén

Laguna Torre Day Trip from El Chaltén

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Explore the beauty of the Patagonian wilderness on this full-day tour from El Chaltén. In a small group of no more than 15 people, hike to Laguna de los Tres in the Fitz Roy Valley for excellent views of Mount Fitz Roy and its glaciers.
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  • 6 to 8 hours
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$144.74
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$144.74

El Chalten Rafting Experience

El Chalten Rafting Experience

In the town of El Chalten, Santa Cruz, we found the Rio de Las Vueltas which originates at Lake Desert to 506 meters above the sea. Its most important tributaries are the Rio Electric, and the Rio Fitz Roy both glacial (Marconi Glacier and Glacier Torre respectively). As glacial tributaries, it is a river that has the characteristic whitish stable water levels; or brown in case of rain or snowmelt. The water temperature is between 5 and 7 degrees. During spring, summer and autumn (September to April) its average flow is 52.35 m³ / s, which allows to the confluence of the river Fitz Roy, navigate between slopes and enjoying the quiet landscape around us . By the morphology of the river and the unique beauty of the place, two new products “Rafting El Chalten” and “Full Day Rafting” offer plenty of adventure and ensuring an exclusive activity (maximum 8 passengers in each raft).
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  • 4 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$148.76
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$148.76
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Cagliero Glacier Ice Trekking from El Chalten

Cagliero Glacier Ice Trekking from El Chalten

Trek the Cagliero Glacier in the Los Huemules Reserve on this full-day excursion from El Chalten. Follow your guides through the forest, around Devil's Lagoon, to a panoramic viewpoint before conquering the glacier using the provided equipment. No experience necessary; all equipment and instruction provided.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$246.15
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$246.15
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El Chalten Rafting Experience

El Chalten Rafting Experience

Start in Chalten The guide will give you information and the equipment to start the activities on the water. At the begining you will be kayaking through 4 km of calm, meandering waters with views of Fitz Roy on your back. Later you will be going into the canyon. After the first rapid, we will start going through many fun and exciting rapids that will make the raft shake. Ups and downs through 8 km, will lead you and make you feel the strength of nature. The last two km are very calm, and at the end you will enjoy lunch at the bank of the river before heading back. This activity starts at 10 AM and finish at 2 PM
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$225.00
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$225.00

3-Day Eco-Lodge Trekking Tour at Los Glaciares National Park from El Chalten

3-Day Eco-Lodge Trekking Tour at Los Glaciares National Park from El Chalten

Escape to the wilderness on a 3-day trekking tour from El Chalten, including 2 nights accommodation, breakfast and dinner at the Patagonia Eco Domes, where you’ll sleep beneath the stars in a specially designed eco-lodge. You’ll also enjoy two full-day guided hikes in the Los Glaciares National Park, taking in the spectacular landscapes of Fitz Roy, Laguna de los Tres, Laguna Torre, Laguna Madre e Hija and Glaciar Piedras Blancas.
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  • 3 days
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$789.48
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Huemul Circuit 4 days

Huemul Circuit 4 days

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Throughout the years this hike has become one of the most popular hikes. This trekking consists in a five day hike around The Huemul Mountain. Its particular components involve different types of terrains, climbs, flora, and fauna allowing us, in only a few days, to get to know a remote places, including an amazing view of the Southern Ice Field. This Circuit involves semi technical terrains, such us snow, glaciers and moraines. With a 60km length, this circuit has from 800 to 1600 mts elevations. Entering from Rio Túnel Valley up to Paso del Viento, by The Viedma Glacier up and out through Paso Huemul.
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  • 4 days
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$1,157.90
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$1,157.90

El Chalten - Best views 5 days around Los Glaciares National Park

El Chalten - Best views 5 days around Los Glaciares National Park

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The variety of views from steppe to the forest, from huge glacier moraines to colourful lakes and the view from Agachonas pass and del Viento pass makes this itinerary a unique and fantastic way to explore the best of the National park. Highlights: Cerro Torre range, Mount Fitz Roy, Laguna Torre, Laguna de los Tres, Agachonas Pass, Del Viento Pass and view to the South Patagonian Icefield. Glacier hike over Túnel Glacier and zip line river crossing.
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  • 5 days
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$1,800.00
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$1,800.00
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El Chalten Highlights

El Chalten Highlights

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This itinerary combines the most classical views around El Chaltén: Cerro Torre, Fitz Roy and their lakes with one day hike in a private reserve a few km away from the town and a night at a beautiful adventure camp Highlights: Cerro Torre, Mount Fitz Roy, Laguna Torre, Laguna de los Tres and Loma del Diablo.
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  • 3 days
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$1,252.64
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Trekking to

Trekking to "Laguna Capri" - Chalten

After leaving the small town of Chalten. You will reach the valley of the Del Salto stream in the direction of Mount Fitz Roy. The ñires begin to be more and more numerous around the trail and approximately one and a half hours from the route you reach the signposted fork that indicates the trail to Laguna Capri. From the lagoon, you will have a unique view of the Fitz Roy and its peripheral needles, a site that invites you to stay one of the classic postcards of El Chaltén. If you have strength, you can not miss passing the Mirador del Fitz Roy, a well-marked natural rocky viewpoint, with a sign that allows you to interpret the mountain and glacier panorama that is presented to you in front of you. This trekking is done from October to April.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$160.00
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$160.00
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4-Day Hiking Around Fitz Roy and Cerro Torre

4-Day Hiking Around Fitz Roy and Cerro Torre

Experience the best views in Patagonia on this 4-day hiking excursion around Cerro Torre and Fitz Roy. With an experienced trekking guide, travel through pre-set camps with just a day pack to carry. Explore Lago Electrico, Laguna Torre, Laguna de los Tres and Perito Moreno Glacier to see the spectacular lakes, glaciers and forests of the area. All meals and camping gear are included.
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  • 4 days
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$1,026.32
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$1,026.32

Ice Trekking Cagliero Glacier

Ice Trekking Cagliero Glacier

Accompanied by our best mountain guides, we invite you to enjoy this new trekking program. Exploring dream forests, we feel climbers with all the security of a “Via Ferrata” and walk us on the centenary ice of the Cagliero Glacier. Undoubtedly, this unique program immerses us like no other in deep and unexplored Patagonia.
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  • 8 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$250.00
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$250.00

Rock Climbing in El Chaltén

Rock Climbing in El Chaltén

Get your adrenaline pumping on this half-day rock climbing tour in El Chaltén and experience the beauty of Patagonia’s wild peaks. With full instruction and experienced mountaineers to guide you, it’s an ideal challenge for first-time climbers.
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  • 5 hours
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$152.25
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$152.25

Chalten Rafting Experience

Chalten Rafting Experience

After a talk on technique and safety of the rafting activity, to later embark and start the activity in the water. The first area consists of four kilometers of calm and meandering waters with views of the Fitz Roy behind. The second part advances in the area of ​​the canyon. After the initial fast, we will find a succession of fun and exciting rapids for 8 km. In the end, one last descent with a 2 km zone of calm water. Important: minors between 12 and 18 years old who wish to carry out the activity, must be accompanied by an adult exercising parental authority.
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  • 5 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$115.00
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$115.00
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Huemul Circuit Trek

Huemul Circuit Trek

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Trek along some of the less visited areas of the park crossing some high pass with views at the most spectacular valleys. If you are looking for an area with less visitants and a more adventurous trek, this is a great option. Along this intense trekking you will have views to the South Patagonian Icefield and Glacier Viedma (the biggest in the national park). Highlights: Paso del Viento, South Patagonian Icefield view, colourful lakes and trekking near by Viedma glacier. Wilderness and pure nature.
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  • 4 days
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$1,378.95
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VIVAC Cagliero w / overnight in domes

VIVAC Cagliero w / overnight in domes

This excursion gives us the possibility to live the Patagonia exclusively combining: trekking inside the Los Huemules Reserve, a tour with Via Ferrata (security system on stone walls) through the mountain until finally reaching the Cagliero Glacier, preserved thanks to its strategic location This glacier allows us to walk on the ice, climb on natural ice palestras, meet the Laguna del Diablo and its nascent river of the same name that flows into the Rio de las Vueltas. VIVAC domes arranged at the foot of the Glacier and protected by mountains, give the magical touch of feeling in the heart of the center of the universe. All the service is accompanied and assisted by our guides and assistants who will also take care of meals and snacks and everything related to the activity itself. Although it is a physically demanding trekking, it is not necessary to have previous experience in climbing, ice or mountaineering.
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  • 2 days
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$700.00
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$700.00

Patagonia Ice Field Expedition

Patagonia Ice Field Expedition

The toughest, most varied and spectacular mountain itinerary at Los Glaciares National Park and perhaps in Patagonia. It allows experiencing very close the movement and behaviour of glaciers in Patagonia and their effect on nature. A real 7 days/6 nights program adventure with 3 full nights camping on the ice glaciers that requires a minimum of experience in multiple days trekking carrying a full backpack. We enter thru the Marconi Pass walking and scrambling in mixed terrain reaching the border between Argentina and Chile. We continue walking on snow and ice towards Circo de los Altares where we'll have a superb close up to the Fitz Roy and Torre massif's west face. Then we continue till a shelter (Paso del Viento) located at conjunction of the Viedma glacier with the Ice Field where we spend a day to finally return to town after camping at Laguna Toro (one of the remotest areas of Los Glaciares National Park) IMPORTANT: Mínimum of 4 persons required.
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  • 8 days 8 hours
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$2,436.85
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8-Day Southern Ice Field Expedition Around Cerro Torre and Fitz Roy

8-Day Southern Ice Field Expedition Around Cerro Torre and Fitz Roy

Set out on an epic adventure through the vast Patagonia Ice Field on a 55-mile (90km), 8-day guided expedition, including round-trip transfers from El Chalten, camping and snow equipment, meals and accommodation. Face the elements as you cross the wild terrain of the Marconi Glacier and be rewarded with dazzling views of the Fitz Roy and Cerro Torre mountains, the Paso del Viento glacier tunnel, Circo de los Altares and Laguna Ferrari. This is a challenging trek, including long hiking days, steep climbs and heavy backpacks, but no technical skill or experience with crampons and snowshoes is required.
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  • 8 days
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$2,631.58
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