Ice Rivers Sunset

Navigate the north arm of Lake Argentino visiting the Upsala (one of the largest) and Spegazzini (the highest) glaciers, entering the bays formed by them. It also includes navigation in the iceberg cord. This excursion has the peculiarity that starts at noon and returns in the afternoon to the city. The sailing takes place between spectacular icebergs of enormous size and varied forms. Those passengers who want a more personalized service can add entrance to the Captain´s Club lounge.

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Optionals
  - Transfer service from your hotel to the port
- Access to Captain's Club (VIP) lounge Más info
- Access to Captain's Club (VIP) lounge - Lunch box Más info
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    Duration
      6 Hours.
    Requirements
      Take: sunglasses, sun cream, warm clothing, gloves, comfortable shoes and lunch box.
    Included
      Sailing in front of the Upsala Glacier and Spegazzini Glacier. Guide service throughout navigation.
    Not included
      Lunch box nor entrance fee to the National Park.
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    Physical difficulty 25%

    Navigation in the north arm of Lake Argentino in which you will visit the Upsala and Spegazzini glaciers entering the bays formed by them. It also includes sailing in the iceberg cord located about 20 km from the Upsala glacier. This excursion has the peculiarity that starts at noon.

    In case of recruiting the tour transportation from your hotel, we will pick you up around 11:45 am and will undertake the journey of 45 Km to Punta Bandera, where the boat departs at 1:30 pm o’clock. In case of having your own vehicle, you must get to the port of Punta Bandera at 1:00 pm.

    The first part of the excursion is in the northern arm of Lake Argentino across the Boca del Diablo, the narrowest part of the lake, then you will go to the Upsala channel and the Spegazzini channel where you are able to see, at the end of each channel, the respective glaciers. The navigation runs between spectacular icebergs of immense size and varied forms. From the boat you will see, among others, the Upsala and the Spegazzini glaciers, the largest and highest respectively among all glaciers in the park.

    Keep in mind that boats have very good heating and you only need to go out on deck in case you want to take pictures.

    For those passengers wishing to make the trip in a more exclusive class, there is also the Captain's Club (VIP Captain's Club). This room, with capacity for 18 people, includes Open Bar with cafeteria and drinks, a 4 steps menu (breakfast, appetizer, lunch and toast with the captain) combined with a unique panoramic view of the glaciers. Furthermore, you will have preferential location within the boat and a host and guide available throughout the tour.

    11:45 Pick-up at hotel
    40 km distance
    13:00 Boarding in port
    Sailing in Lake Argentino
    Visit to Upsala Glacier
    Visit to Spegazzini Glacier
    19:00 Return to the port
    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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    Ice Rivers Sunset

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    Optionals. Include in the reservation:

    $ 800 ARS
    Transfer service from your hotel to the port
    Round trip transfer from your hotel to the port where the tour starts, located at 50 km from El Calafate. After the excursion will take you back to your hotel.
    $ 3.500 ARS
    Access to Captain's Club (VIP) lounge
    Lounge with preferential location on board the ship where a 3-step lunch will be served. Includes Open Bar with cafeteria service, drinks with and without alcohol throughout the activity and host at your service.
    Appetizer: Cold cuts of smoked tasting and eggplant paté with dried tomatoes marinated on toasted bruschetta.
    Dinner: Lamb casserole or Chicken Ragout. Vegetarian option is offered with prior notice.
    Dessert: Sweet milk mousse with crumble, red berries and chocolate biscuit.
    Toast


    $ 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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    Sailing in front of the Upsala Glacier and Spegazzini Glacier. Guide service throughout navigation.
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