Capilla de los Escaladores
Casa de Guias
Friendly and professional, with English-speaking guides certified by the Argentine Association of Mountain Guides (AAGM). It specializes...
Minibus service to Lago del Desierto (AR$150, two hours), leaving El Chaltén at 8am, 12pm and 3pm daily. At the south end of the lake,...
Mountaineering and watersport-oriented, with glacier-trekking excursions and guided kayaking trips on the Río de las Vueltas (half-day)...
Homemade ice cream made with fruit harvested from a local estancia and calafate bushes in town.
Capilla de los Escaladores information
Lonely Planet review
A simple chapel of Austrian design memorializes the many climbers who have lost their lives to the precarious peaks since 1953.