Cave of the Hands Trek.
Los Antiguos tours, things to do in Los Antiguos
The deep canyon of Pinturas River is home to the most important archaeological site in Patagonia. In the denominated Cave of the Hands has been registered
The passage of man by the area, shaped in cave paintings, over a period of almost ten thousand years. The proposal is to emulate our
Ancestors and access the site by the footprint that they knew to carry out in antiquity.
For that we will take route 40, enjoying its striking colors, guanacos and choiques, until connecting the beautiful path of access to the site, crossing
The Cañadón Caracoles until arriving to the Center of Visitors and Interpretation Cave of the Hands.
Once there and following the traces of our ancestors, we will make, with a guide arranged for this purpose, a mini-trekking to appreciate different caves
And eaves with a great variety of cave paintings, hands in positive and negative, animals and symbols of an approximate antiquity of almost 10,000 years.
.09.00 to 09:30 AM Pick up for the hotels.
.11:45 AM Arrival to Cave of the Hands
.12:00 Beginning of the minitrekking by the canyon of the River Pinturas
.13:30 Lunch and visit to the Interpretation Center.
.17:30 Arrival to Los Antiguos and / or Perito Moreno
.Season: November 15 to April 15.
.Regular departures every day ODD from 15 November to 15 April, with a minimum of 2 people. Ask for other dates.
.Difficulty: Medium. Walking with slopes and by canyons, passengers must be in good physical condition, have no physical or cardiac problems.
.Travel by minibus
.Lunchbox of regional products
.Liability insurance and personal accident insurance
.Entrance fee to the protected area