Chalten Full Day: Viedma navigation
An opportunity to visit El Chalten and sail the exclusive Lake Viedma front of the glaciers wall of 40mt high above the level of the lake, were you will be able to see big ice bergs.
Relaxed tour where you visit the city center of Chalten and interest points near the area. It includes lunch at a restaurant and sail to the Viedma Glacier.Consult
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Viedma Glacier is located within Los Glaciares National Park, has 978 km2 and is the largest glacier in Argentina and the second in South America. The glacier flows from the Southern Patagonian Ice-Cap into Viedma Lake, and it has a snout of about 40 mts of height.
At 7 Am we start the tour at your hotel in El Calafate and go towards the north of Los Glaciares National Park (still unexplored) and El Chalten: National Capital of Trekking.
On the tour we will make several stops: at the head of Lake Argentino, where we can see the largest lake in our country and the Andes, we will arrive at the historic inn La Leona where we can see a small museum and have a snack. Continuing, we will stop at the head of Lake Viedma to observe it closely, and also appreciate some typical estancias of the area and the imposing Cerro Fitz Roy and Cerro Torre about 90 km distant.
We will arrive in El Chaltén by Route Nº23 and we will for lunch at the Pudu Lodge restaurant located in the town of El Chalten, which is included in the tour without drinks. After lunch, you will have time to visit El Chalten for half an hour and visit the local craft shops.
From there, we will continue on to Tunnel Bay where we will embark to navigate the waters of Lake Viedma, in front of the largest glacier of the national park. At 17:30 pm. we begin the journey back to El Calafate to arrive about 20:30 pm.
Navigation in the Lake Viedma is subject to weather conditions so, if this service is cancelled due to strong winds, the excursion Full Day Chalten Free Trekking with lunch at restaurant will be provided and you will receive the refund of the navigation service.
Frecuencia: Tuesday,Thursday, Saturday and Sunday. Not suspended by rain.
Duration: Full day excursion. 13 hours from 7.00 AM to 8.00PM.
Included: Guides (Los Glaciares National Park) - Regular transfers from and to El Calafate. Snack on board. Lunch: 3 steps local menu. Entry, Maine course, Dessert and glass of wine or beverage. Please inform us in case you have a diet restriction.
Not included: Drinks
What to wear? Comfortable and warm clothes, waterproof jacket or windbreaker, cordoned sports shoes or hiking boots. Not allowed rubber boots, apres ski or high heels. Sunglasses, sunscreen, gloves, hat for sun or warm to cold case.
- You can hire ON LINE by making a quote
For this we have a form in each activity which must complete, entering your email address, the date of the excursion and select the drop-down menu the number of passengers and if necessary to deploy and indicate the number of passengers in the additional Depending on the package to be contracted, then press DRAFT so that the report of the selected value.
By agreeing to the quote complete the required data and continue pressing the button that says RESERVE NOW, select the payment method to then load the data of your credit card and make the payment that ends the operation. Within the next 48 hours * we will process your reservations and send the corresponding checks with the necessary indications to consider the day of service delivery.
For the payment through the deposit or the bank transfer from Argentina you must proceed in the same way making the quotation and then in the selection of means of payment select Bank Transfer, made the payment send a scanned copy or the photo of the voucher for the total of the package Indicating name and surname to the following address firstname.lastname@example.org
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