Welcome to Parque Nacional Perito Moreno


Honoring the park system’s founder, this remote but increasingly popular park encompasses 1150 sq km, 310km southwest of the town of Perito Moreno. Don’t confuse this gem with Parque Nacional Los Glaciares (home to the Glaciar Perito Moreno) further south.


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$390 Walking & Biking Tours

CALAFATE BigIce trekking and walkways of Los Glaciares

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

$90 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

CALAFATE SAFARI NAUTICO Connect with the energy of the Glacier

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Lago Argentino, El Calafate, Province of Santa Cruz, PatagoniaThe tour begins at the Bajo las Sombras port located in Ruta 11, Km 70.9, one hour and a half from El Calafate and just 7km from the Glacier. You should get to the port by your own and once there, you will board the ship to navigate the Lago Rico where your will be able to appreciate the amazing ice wall of the Perito Moreno Glacier and its icebergs.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Rios de Hielo, El Calafate, Province of Santa Cruz, PatagoniaFrom our comfortable ships and with a completely different perspective, this 1-hour trip offers the possibility of seeing the spectacular ice walls of the Perito Moreno Glacier and its continuous and thunderous collapses over the Lago Rico.400 meters from the southern wall of the Perito Moreno Glacier, the boat stops for a few minutes to take a closer look at the landscape. You could not get any closer to the rupture!The Safari Náutico is a navigation suitable for all ages and it can be done year round.This tour is designed for people who want to enjoy the magic of ice and to remember that experience forever, observing every detail of the ice wall and its surroundings.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Parque Nacional Los Glaciares, El Calafate, Province of Santa Cruz, PatagoniaPart of the tourDuration: 1 hourPass By: Upsala Glacier, El Calafate, Province of Santa Cruz, Patagoniapart of the tourPass By: Parque Nacional Perito Moreno, Province of Santa Cruz, Patagoniapart of the tour

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