El Calafate & El Chaltén

  • days: 5
  • from: $1,395

Description

Discover Argentinian Patagonia on a short adventure through incredible landscapes. Witness the ever-changing Perito Moreno Glacier and explore the world-class trails and stunning scenery that overlook the Parque Nacional Los Glaciares in El Chaltén.

ITINERARY

Day 1. EL CALAFATE

Welcome to El Calafate, near the edge of the Southern Patagonian Ice Field. Upon arrival, you will be met and transferred to your hotel.

Day 2. EL CALAFATE

Enjoy a full-day tour to Los Glaciares National Park. You’ll visit the magnificent Perito Moreno Glacier here, one of the few advancing glaciers in the world with an ever-shifting icy landscape. [B]

Day 3. EL CALAFATE - EL CHALTÉN

The morning is at leisure for you to explore. Early this afternoon sit back and enjoy the beautiful scenery as you transfer north to El Chaltén. El Chaltén is the gateway to two of the most impressive peaks in the Patagonian Andes, Mt Fitz Roy and Cerro Torres, and a paradise for hikers. [B]

Trekking options include:

  • Los Cóndores y Las Águilas viewpoint
  • Chorrillo del Salto
  • Laguna Capri
  • Piedras Blancas Glacier
  • Laguna Torre
  • Laguna de los Tres

Day 4. EL CHALTÉN

Discover this incredible landscape on a full day walking tour. There are trails to suit most fitness levels and weather conditions and your guide will discuss the best option with you on the day. [B,L]

Day 5. EL CHALTÉN - EL CALAFATE

Transfer to El Calafate airport for your onward journey. [B]

INCLUSIONS

TRAVEL

  • All transfers based on shared vehicles

ACCOMMODATION & MEALS

  • 4 nights in good quality hotels (4 star)
  • 4 breakfasts and 1 lunch

TOUR GUIDES

  • English-speaking locally based guides

SIGHTSEEING

  • Full day exploring Los Glaciares National Park, famous for the Perito Moreno Glacier (shared vehicle with English-speaking guide)
  • Full day walking tour in El Chaltén (with private English-speaking guide)

The Small Print: Prices are per person based on twin share. Single Supplement on request. Seasonal surcharges apply. Please contact our office for details.