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El Chalten Full-Day Hiking from El Calafate with Lunch

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    What to Expect

    After pick up at your hotel, we will take the mythical Route 40 bordering the Argentino Lake, and crossing the Santa Cruz River.

    Before reaching El Chalten town we stop at the viewpoint of Viedma Glacier from where you can appreciate a beautiful view of the glacier, Cordillera and emblematic Cerro Fitz Roy and Cerro Torre.

    We will arrive to the mountain village of El Chalten after 3 hours of travel and 220 kms. After the Park Ranger welcome us, we will continue to where we can star the self-guided hiking trails that run from El Chalten and that lead us to the most wonderful viewpoints of the Cerro Fitz Roy or Cerro Torre.
    Our trekking guide will advise us about the various options according to our physical state and he will deliver maps of the enabled trails. For lunch, we will carry a box lunch in our backpack so we can enjoy it in the middle of the road, also, depending on the climatic conditions, we can have lunch in a restaurant near the area.

    Between 3 pm and 6 pm, depending on the season of the year, we will meet the guide to start the return to El Calafate.

    Stop At:

    • Lago Argentino, El Calafate Argentina
    • Cerro Fitz Roy, El Chalten Argentina
    • Parque Nacional Los Glaciares, Avenida Del Libertador 1302, El Calafate Z9405AHY Argentina
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    If your hotel is outside the pick up area, we will confirm the pick up from a central meeting point.
    Departure Time
    8:00 AM
    Return Details
    Drop-off at centrally located El Calafate hotels
    • Lunch Box
    • Beverages (non-alcoholic)
    • Professional guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off (centrally located hotels only)
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    • Guided or self guided trek
    • Map of the Trekking Trails
    • National Park fees
    • Breakfast, snacks and bottled water (available for purchase)
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Minimum 2 adults per booking
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Minimum age is 12 years
    • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
    • A large amount of physical activity is involved
    • Operates in most weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • Comfortable walking shoes are mandatory
    • If you will not be arriving at your destination within the specified reconfirmation period, please reconfirm with the local service provider prior to travel, or upon arrival at your destination. Please note that departure times and locations may vary slightly.
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 30 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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    Reviewed 24 March 2019 via mobile

    I don’t like this activities and it’s just spend my money. Because it’s ordinary mountains and even my country has more than beautiful places and mountains 😭More

    Thank edasalman
    LightPacker789184, Manager at Tangol, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2019

    Dear traveler, We are truly sorry if the tour didn't meet your expectations. El Chaltén is part of Los Glaciares National Park and is the entrance door to unique hiking trails, as you can admire both mountains and glaciers. The day tour we offer is...More

    Reviewed 25 February 2019 via mobile

    We booked this through Tangol Tours and we are glad we did. Before the trip they answered all our questions promptly. The tour was perfectly planned and the bus was extremely comfortable. They picked us up right on time at our hotel. The best part...More

    Thank ssormada
    Reviewed 13 February 2019

    We really enjoyed this tour even though we did the 5 mile hike and there were clouds in front of Mount Fitz Roy. Juan's English was excellent and he shared so much history that the long ride went very fast. Pick up at our Hostel...More

    Date of experience: January 2019
    Thank Linda S
    Reviewed 29 August 2018

    This was a complete disaster. What we had been promised and what was advertised was a 6 hour round trip to El Chalten starting at 7:00 am and returning at 10 pm. What we got was a leave for the destination at approximately 10 am...More

    Date of experience: August 2018
    11  Thank FarAway92020
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