El Chalten Viedma glacier trekk full day.
El Calafate tours and activities
.Season: + - 01.10.2016 to + - 15th april 2017
.Departures: Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sun-day
.Pick up time + - 07.00 AM
.Return to EL Calafate + - 08.30 PM
Tour duration: 13 hours (approximately)
Duration of the trekking: 3 hours
Degree of difficulty: low-medium
Age restriction: minimum age: 8 years old | maximum age: none
.Outfit: Sport shoes or trekking boots. Rubber and apres ski boots, as well as high heel shoes are not allowed. Comfortable sports wear, long trousers,
warm sweater or pile, water or windproof jacket, sun glasses, sun block, gloves..
.THIS TOUR DID NOT INCLUDE ICE TREKKING ON THE GLACIER.
A perfect opportunity to visit El Chaltén in one day and enjoy the unique, exclusive, natural scenery in the Northern area of Los Glaciares National Park.
You will depart from El Calafate very early in the morning and sail across Lake Viedma, visiting the front wall of the glacier, or else go trekking on the
During this excursion you will learn the history of the largest glacier in Argentina and its behavior over the past 10 years, during which it has shown a
constant and drastic retreat. You will witness the noticeable erosion of the ice over the rocks and the visible results. You will capture extraordinary views
of the glacier from different points, on a journey along natural trails. This is such an ideal excursion to share with family and friends.
.07:00 Pick-up at the hotel in El Calafate.
.08:00 Departure to El Chaltén.
.11:45 Embarkation at Bahía Túnel harbor, heading for Viedma glacier.
.12:00 Departure from the Bahía Túnel harbor, heading for Viedma glacier.
.13:15 Disembarkation on the promontory area. Trekking.
.16:15 Embarkation and cruise.
.17:45 Departure from Bahía Túnel towards El Calafate
.20:00 Arrival at El Calafate
.The tour operator can modify the itinerary or shorten the tour depending on the weather conditions in order to avoid accidents,
thus making the best of each tour.
.Services begin and end at the passenger's accomodation within the City of EL Calafate .
.For hotels outside the El Calafate city area please enquire.
.Advanced reservations guarantee the realisation of the tour.
.A guide from Los Glaciares National Park.
.A guide from El Calafate to El Chaltén
.Regular transfers from / to the hotel in El Calafate.
.Transfer from El Chaltén to Bahía Túnel harbor.
.Lunch (Lunch box) We recommend pasangers bring own lunchbox and mineral water.
.Personal equipment (jacket, trekking boots, gloves, cap, etc.)
.All other services not specified
.Childrens under 8 years old can not make it.
.Childrens under 11 years old 50% of the fare.
.Like all activity in the nature "all times" informed about duration of activities are approximate and depend largely on climatic factors always prioritizing comfort, safety and enjoyment of our customers