What To Expect
We will leave downtown Calafate to head towards Perito Moreno Glacier, located in Los Glaciares National Park for a breathtaking adventure on the Glacier.
Do not miss the beautiful patagonian landscapes and viewpoints on Perito Moreno Glacier during our scenir ride to Puerto Bajo de las Sombras Port. This pier is located 6km before the famous Perito Moreno Glacier walkways from where this imposing Glacier can also be admired.
Enjoy a 10min boat ride accross the Rico Arm of Lake Argentino, the biggest freshwater lake in Argentina. Marvel at the breathtaking views of the Perito Moreno Glacier's front walls.
We will desembark on the west part of the Glacier to pick up harnesses and crampons for your footwear. Start hiking in small groups on the lateral morraine of Perito Moreno Glacier and be amazed by the breathtaking views, it's ice everywhere!
On the middle of the ice, your professional guide will point out crevasses, caves, and will have other surprises in store for you.
After a 3 hours and a half hike on Perito Moreno Glacier, you will stop for lunch on the ice.
We'll hike back to the moraine to start our descent to the port. The boat back to Puerto de las Sombras will take you very close to the southern wall of Perito Moreno Glacier as you sip in some whiskey with Perito Moreno Glacier's ice!
The bus awaits us at the pier to take us back to El Calafate.
07:00 to 07:30 Hotel pick up
08:00 Drive to Los Glaciares National Park
09:30 to 10:00 Free time at the bridges in front of Perito Moreno Glacier
10:00 Boat ride to Perito Moreno Glacier and tecnical instructions
10:20 to 17:30 Trekking
17:30 Departure from Los Glaciares National Park
Roundtrip transportation from El Calafate Hotels
Bilingual guide (English/Spanish)
10minutes roundtrip boat trip from Los Glaciares National Park to Perito Moreno Glacier
Harnesses and crampons
3.5 to 4 hours hike on Perito Moreno Glacier
30 min for Lunch
Entrance fee to Los Glaciares National Park
Tips and gratuities
Food and drinks
This tour is only available for people aged 18 to 50 years old.
The entrance fee to Los Glaciares National Park is not included and will have to be paid at the entrance of the National Park.
Pregnant women, persons with knee and articular problems or prosthesis and disabled people are not allowed on this tour.
You must bring your lunch box from El Calafate as you will not be able to buy lunch at Los Glaciares National Park
What to bring: Warm clothes, raincoat jacket, waterproof trousers, hiking boots, sunglasses, sun screen, gloves, hat, backpack (40lts).
All our card payments are protected by thawte to give you peace of mind.
2 hours and 30 minutes