Chalten full day: Self-Guided Trekking

Full day tour departing from El Calafate with self-guided trekking in El Chalten area towards Mount Fitz Roy, Laguna Capri, Laguna Torre, among other scenic spots. It is an ideal tour for nature lovers as you can freely hike for 5-6 hours the famous trekking trails that start from the city of El Chalten. You can visit natural viewpoints that offer beautiful views of the surrounding hills and lagoons in the middle of the Patagonian forest of Los Glaciares National Park.

$ 3.700 ARS
$ 3.700 ARS

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  $ 680 ARS - Lunch box Más info
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    Duration
      12 Hours.
    Requirements
      Have good physical condition, wear warm clothes, gloves and fleece or wool hat, raincoat, footwear possible trekking or sport, a pair of extra socks, sunglasses, sunscreen and a small backpack.
    Included
      Transfer from your hotel.Guided service throughout the journey to El Chaltén. Trekking in the forest.
    Not included
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    Physical difficulty 50%

    Self-guided trekking in El Chalten area departing from El Calafate in which you can freely hike through famous trails that start from the city of El Chalten heading towards the Mount Fitz Roy, Laguna Capri, Laguna Torre, among others. This tour is ideal for nature and postcard landscapes lovers as you visit the National Trekking Capital while hiking the main trails that offer spectacular views of the mountains that surround Chaltén.

    The tour begins when we pick you up from your hotel in El Calafate at 7:00 a.m. to then head to the legendary Route 40 towards Chalten. This route skirts the Argentinian Lake, crosses the Santa Cruz and La Leona Rivers and arrives, after 1 hour 15 minutes, at the Parador La Leona (almost a museum of Route 40), where you can have coffee with homemade cakes. Afterwards, you continue along the Lake Viedma, having the Andes in the background and, before reaching El Chalten, you will stop at the viewpoint of the Viedma Glacier. From here you can enjoy a beautiful panoramic of the Viedma Glacier, the Andes and the flagship Cerro Fitz Roy and Cerro Torre. After 3 hours on the bus and 220 km traveled, you will get to the mountain village of El Chalten.

    The guide that accompanies you from El Calafate will offer you to visit the National Park Interpretation Center and advice you about the numerous trails and attractions in the area so that you can choose the most interesting ones to visit. You will have between 5 to 6 hours to visit different trails, viewpoints and lagoons among which are Laguna Capri, Madre e Hija, Poicenot Camp and other trails towards Laguna de los Tres or Laguna Torre.

    At 5:00 p.m. you must return to El Chalten to head back to El Calafate, where you will arrive at 8:00 p.m.

    During winter months, this tour is recommended only for travelers who wish to do a specific hike, who have an excellent physical condition and who are equipped with appropriate mountain clothing for low temperatures.

    7:00 Pick-up at hotel
    220 km distance with stops
    11:00 Arrival in El Chalten
    Interpretation Center visit
    Hiking from El Chalten
    5-6 hs. self-guided trekking
    17:00 Return to El Chalten
    Return to El Calafate
    20:00 Drop off at hotel
    Included activities
    Optional activities

    The schedule, order and the activities can vary according to the organization of the day.

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    Transfer service from your hotel
    Round trip transfer from your hotel to the meeting point where the tour starts.
    $ 680 ARS
    Lunch box
    Shredded chicken sandwich in homemade bread with cream cheese, tomato, hard-boiled egg and sliced cheese. Includes a water, fruit, snack, sweet candy and a sweet dessert. Gluten free or vegetarian option is offered with prior notice.

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    Guided service throughout the journey to El Chaltén
    Our National Park guides will accompany and assist you throughout the journey by bus, providing detailed information about the place and the tour.

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    Trekking in the forest.
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