El Chalten PRO FULL TREKK.
EL Calafate tours and activities
.Season: From october to march.
.Departures: monday, wednesday, friday and sunday.
.Pick up time + - 07.31 AM
.Return to EL Calafate + - 08.30 PM
.Lasts: Full Day
.Dificultty: Demanding. It is aimed at people in excelent physical condition, used to long and difficulty walks. Only for people between 16 and 55 years old.
.Physical Requirements: Passanger’s with heart problems or physical mobility and pregnant women are not allowed.
.Not include entrance fees to the Glaciers National Park
.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.
.Weather: 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
This is an exclusive expedition that begins at 7:30 am in the morning from Calafate, we will take the mythical Route 40 bordering Argentino lake, we will cross the Santa Cruz river (Here we will narrate the experiences of Darwin with Fitz Roy going up this river until very near there), then we will continue until La Leona River, where we will transit through its canyon until arriving
after 1 hour 15 minutes, to the old hotel of route 40 "Paso de la Leona" (almost a museum of the Route 40), where they will be able to have a coffee with
homemade cakes. From there we will continue bordering Lake Viedma - having the Andes Mountains Range (including the Fitz Roy and the Tower).
Before arriving to the town we will stop in the viewpoint of the Viedma Glacier from where you will be able to appreciate a beautiful panorama of the Glacier, The "Cordillera de los Andes" and the emblematics mounts Fitz Roy and Torre, arriving to the mountain village of El Chaltén after + - 3 hours of travel, having traveled 220 kms.
Upon arrival at our base, the Pudu Lodge, the passengers will meet their mountain guide who will give them a brief description of the program
And will also check the participants' physical attire and fitness. Then continue to drive through the valley of the Rio de las Vueltas until the Río Blanco, where we will find Hosteria El Pilar, there we will start a hike with AAGM mountain guide, passing through the Piedras Blancas Glacier,Camp Poincenot, Mount Fitz Roy, to Laguna Capri, where we will find the Base Camp of the company Camino Abierto. There we are waiting to enjoy from a hot lunch, then continue to El Chalten where we will arrive towards 6PM. This option requires physical effort, it is only recommended for
People in good condition and in appropriate clothing to walk in mountain. The walk is about 6 hours. Around 6:00 p.m., we will arrive at El Chalten
where we meet the rest of the group we return to El Calafate hotels arriving around + - 20.30 hours.
.Transfers to and from El Chalten.
.Tour guide on the transportation.
.Personal Equipment and clothing
.Any other service not specified.
.Childrens under 16 years not recommended.
.Childrens has not discounts..
.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.
.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.