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Easily accessible by road and by air, El Calafate is popular hub for travelers headed out on adventures in Patagonia. What this tourist town lacks in personality it makes up with is proximity to Lake Argentino (the largest freshwater lake in the country) and many of the region''s most dramatic glaciers and parks. You''ll also find lots of options for hiking and water sports, a fascinating glacier museum, and locally made craft beer.

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