Day Trips & Excursions

Full Day Tour to the Torres del Paine National Park

Journey out of El Calafate for a full day, on a scenic drive to the Chilean border, where after clearing customs, you'll head to the Torres del Paine National Park. The picturesque drive will allow you to gaze at the stunning scenery and enjoy the true South American tropics. Upon arrival, you'll have the opportunity to explore the national park, its amazing views and beautiful lakes.
14 hours
Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Perito Moreno Glacier Day Trip

Marvel at the spectacular Perito Moreno glacier in Los Glaciares National Park on this full-day trip from El Calafate. Travel by coach to the UNESCO-listed park and prepare for your first view of Perito Moreno at the 'Curve of the Sighs' (Curva de los Suspiros). Explore the park’s walkways and viewpoints to see the glacier from different angles and levels, and hear the roar as ice chunks fall into Lake Argentino. For the ultimate views, upgrade to include a 1-hour boat cruise along the glacier’s towering front wall — simply unforgettable!
8 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

El Calafate Adventure Tour: Hiking Across El Perito Moreno Glacier

An adventurer's delight! Have you ever wondered what being close up to a glacier feels like? Here's your chance to find out. Hike across El Perito Moreno, one of the world's most famous glaciers! This full-day tour is a must-do for all adventure-seekers visiting El Calafate.
10 hours
Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

El Calafate Glaciers Sightseeing Cruise

Get up close and personal with the largest glaciers in the El Calafate region on a full-day sightseeing cruise. Sail through Lake Argentino and admire the majestic beauty and size of the Upsala and Spegazzini glaciers. Then, enjoy lunch on the boat while sailing back to El Calafate!
9 hours
Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Sailing to Upsala Glacier and Patagonia Adventure to Estancia Cristina

Experience the remote beauty of Patagonia’s Estancia Cristina and Upsala Glacier on a journey of discovery from El Calafate. Sail past icebergs across Lago Argentino and tour the historic Estancia Cristina ranch. In the afternoon, choose between a short and easy trek to a beautiful waterfall or an off-road tour to the beautiful Upsala Glacier.
12.5 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

Full-Day Trekking the Perito Moreno Glacier

Few places in the world offer such an easy access to a glacier, so take the opportunity to join this tour. Take part in an unforgettable, unique and exciting 8-hour adventure to the Perito Moreno Glacier. Spend 2 hours exploring the fascinating landscape of the glaciers with views of streams, small lagoons, gullies, crevasses and plenty of ice formations of the most incredible blues.
8 hours
Water Sports

Upsala Kayak Tour from El Calafate

Get up close to Upsala Glacier on a kayak expedition in Los Glaciares National Park, declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site for its stunning natural beauty. Coast between mammoth icebergs on Argentine Lake (Lago Argentino), and explore the breathtaking landscape of Upsala Channel and Onelli Bay by kayak. Professional local guides ensure your safety with paddling instruction and offer informative commentary about the glacier and its surroundings. Numbers are limited to 14 people, ensuring an intimate experience with a small group.
11 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

Viedma Glacier and El Chalten Day Trip from El Calafate

Get up close to Viedma Glacier in UNESCO World Heritage-listed Los Glaciares National Park! This day trip to El Chalten from El Calafate takes you right up to Argentina’s biggest glacier. Cruise over Lake Viedma in Southern Patagonia and watch icebergs float past as you hear fascinating facts from expert guides. Select from two options – a boat tour with 3-course lunch or a boat tour and ice trek – your choice. Enjoy personal attention from your guide on this small-group tour, limited to 16 people.
12 hours
Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Rios de Hielo Express Sailing

Rios de Hielo express is a navigation on Lake Argentino that allows tourists to visit other important glaciers inside Los Glaciares National Park. Visitors will sight-see the Icebergs Channel in front of the Upsala glacier, the Seco and Spegazzini glacier, the highest in the park. Regular or group tour.
8 hours
Air, Helicopter & Balloon Tours

3-Night Tour to El Calafate by Air from Buenos Aires Including Perito Moreno Glacier

Fly from Buenos Aires to El Calafate for a 3-night Patagonian adventure! Just four hours away by air, the town of El Calafate provides easy access to Los Glaciares National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage site. On Day 2, take a tour of the national park to discover its most famous natural wonder: the Perito Moreno glacier. This experience also includes a whole day of free time to explore El Calafate however you wish. You have your choice of 3-, 4- or 5-star accommodation; flights and breakfast are included.
3 days