CALAFATE BigIce trekking and walkways of Los Glaciares

Walking & Biking Tours in Comodoro Rivadavia

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In our comfortable buses, a bilingual tourist guide will give you information about the landscape you are about to see.Small groups of up to 10 people are organized, and the hike begins from the southern moraine of the Glacier Always accompanied by expert guides, you will explore the corners of the most special glacier of the world for three hours and a half During the walk, the guides will help you learn more about the ice, its surroundings and you will be able to size the dimension of the glacier and enjoy the view of the nearby mountains, such as Cerro Dos Picos, Cerro Pietrobelli and Cerro Cervantes. Back on the moraine, we will start another one-hour walk back to the port, to take the boat and navigate very close to the southern wall of the Perito Moreno Glacier and get back to “civilization” after having enjoyed one of the most spectacular ice treks in the world!The tour includes a guided visit to the walkways of Los Glaciares National Park.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productThe tour begins with the pick-up from the meeting point agreed in El Calafate. In our comfortable buses, a bilingual tourist guide will give you information about the landscape you are about to see.Once in the “Bajo las Sombras” Port, located just 7km from the Glacier, you board a ship to cross the Brazo Rico, and you get off 20 minutes later on the opposite shore.Duration: 2 hoursLocation: Perito Moreno Glacier, Los Glaciares National Park, Province of Santa Cruz, PatagoniaSmall groups of up to 10 people are organized, and the hike begins from the southern moraine of the Glacier and in just over an hour you will reach a spectacular viewpoint where you will access the ice. There, the guides fit the crampons, harnesses and helmets and the journey begins.Once on the glacier and with the crampons on, the world takes another perspective: blue ponds, deep cracks, huge glacier mills, magic caves and the unique feeling of being in the heart of the glacier.Duration: 2 hoursLocation: Glaciar Spegazzini, Los Glaciares National Park, Province of Santa Cruz, PatagoniaAlways accompanied by expert guides, you will explore the corners of the most special glacier of the world for three hours and a half (approximately). During the walk, the guides will help you learn more about the ice, its surroundings and you will be able to size the dimension of the glacier and enjoy the view of the nearby mountains, such as Cerro Dos Picos, Cerro Pietrobelli and Cerro Cervantes. In addition, you will have half an hour to have lunch over the white blanket and be amazed in a place of unique beauty.Duration: 2 hoursLocation: Onelli Glacier, El Calafate, Province of Santa Cruz, PatagoniaBack on the moraine, we will start another one-hour walk back to the port, to take the boat and navigate very close to the southern wall of the Perito Moreno Glacier and get back to “civilization” after having enjoyed one of the most spectacular ice treks in the world!The tour includes a guided visit to the walkways of Los Glaciares National Park. There, you will be able to enjoy the amazing panoramic landscape of the Glacier and to walk along some of the self guided trails.The Big Ice is designed for fans of trekking, exploration and challenges.Pass By: Upsala Glacier, El Calafate, Province of Santa Cruz, Patagoniapart of the tourDuration: 10 minutesLocation: Parque Nacional Perito Moreno, Province of Santa Cruz, PatagoniaPart of the tourPass By: Pasarelas Perito Moreno, El Calafate, Province of Santa Cruz, Patagoniapart of the tourPass By: Rios de Hielo, El Calafate, Province of Santa Cruz, PatagoniaPart of the tourPass By: Lago Argentino, El Calafate, Province of Santa Cruz, Patagonia

What’s included

  • Pick up from the hotels in Calafate Center
  • Includes guided transportation and a one hour visit to the balconies.

What’s not included

  • Entrance fee to Calafate national park $20
  • Water bottle and food for the day. The Company does not have a food and beverage sales service.
  • Entry/Admission - Parque Nacional Perito Moreno
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