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Full-Day Chalten Trek with lunch provided by El Chalten Tours by Say Hueque

Full-Day Chalten Trek with lunch

Full-Day Chalten Trek with lunch
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About
Step into the wild on a moderate-difficulty hike to take in the impressive views of Piedras Blancas Glacier, the imposing Fitz Roy Mountain and Capri Lagoon, accompanied by a mountain guide; The ideal route to visit unforgettable El Chalten! Glaciers, lakes, rivers and forests will guide you around this beautiful destination, which remains one of the hidden gems of southern Argentina. The landscapes will take your breath away! If you’re a hiking lover, you don’t want to miss this dream of a destination; this is your tour! No steep climbing is involved, and no previous experience is required!
Know before you go
  • Duration: 6h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
English, Spanish
What to expect
  • Start your trip by meeting your guide at our office in El Chalten. Following up, depart by bus to El Pilar - the starting point of your trek - enjoying the beautiful views of De Las Vueltas River and Fitz Roy Mount. Once at El Pilar, you will start a 1-hour trek bordering the Blanco River and crossing beautiful forests of Lehengas and Ñires. Be prepared to see all kinds of birds; this is an excellent woodpecker-spotting destination! To further add to your adventure, take in incredible glacier views once you get to Piedras Blancas Glacier Viewpoint. Continuing for about 30 minutes, you’ll reach one of the best views of the extraordinary Fitz Roy Mount that this tour offers you. Then, at approximately 1:30 p.m., you will arrive at Poincenot Camp, where a hot and comforting lunch will be waiting for you. After lunch, start the descent along the trail and visit the Capri Lagoon, the Estancia Madsen (Madsen Ranch) lookout point and De Las Vueltas River Lookout. You’ll be back in El Chaltén at around 5 p.m.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 6h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
English, Spanish
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
What to expect
  • Start your trip by meeting your guide at our office in El Chalten. Following up, depart by bus to El Pilar - the starting point of your trek - enjoying the beautiful views of De Las Vueltas River and Fitz Roy Mount. Once at El Pilar, you will start a 1-hour trek bordering the Blanco River and crossing beautiful forests of Lehengas and Ñires. Be prepared to see all kinds of birds; this is an excellent woodpecker-spotting destination! To further add to your adventure, take in incredible glacier views once you get to Piedras Blancas Glacier Viewpoint. Continuing for about 30 minutes, you’ll reach one of the best views of the extraordinary Fitz Roy Mount that this tour offers you. Then, at approximately 1:30 p.m., you will arrive at Poincenot Camp, where a hot and comforting lunch will be waiting for you. After lunch, start the descent along the trail and visit the Capri Lagoon, the Estancia Madsen (Madsen Ranch) lookout point and De Las Vueltas River Lookout. You’ll be back in El Chaltén at around 5 p.m.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 3851P51
Call +44 12 2492 8241
Important information
Inclusions
  • Transfer from El Chalten to the trail starting point
  • Professional mountain guide (English/Spanish)
  • Starter, main course and dessert
Exclusions
  • Snacks
  • Bottled water
  • Transportation back to town (the trek ends at El Chalten town)
Duration
6h
Departure details
  • El Chaltén, Santa Cruz Province, Argentina You will meet your guide at 11 a.m. at our office and start the trip. We will provide the exact meeting address on your booking confirmation.
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • IMPORTANT: Passport name, number, nationality and date of birth are required at time of booking for all participants
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements when booking
  • Please bring: Suitable footwear for walking in the mountains, warm clothes, waterproof clothing, sunglasses, sun hat, sunscreen, water, small backpack. You can also bring snacks
  • A moderate amount of walking is involved: 10 miles (16 km), approximately 5 hours
  • Schedules may vary according to weather conditions and physical conditions of passengers
  • The menu may vary
  • No back problems if it affects mobility when walking
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Not recommended for people who have some mobility impairment when walking
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travellers
Inclusions
  • Transfer from El Chalten to the trail starting point
  • Professional mountain guide (English/Spanish)
  • Starter, main course and dessert
Exclusions
  • Snacks
  • Bottled water
  • Transportation back to town (the trek ends at El Chalten town)
Departure details
  • El Chaltén, Santa Cruz Province, Argentina You will meet your guide at 11 a.m. at our office and start the trip. We will provide the exact meeting address on your booking confirmation.
Duration
6h
Return details
  • Returns to original departure point
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • IMPORTANT: Passport name, number, nationality and date of birth are required at time of booking for all participants
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements when booking
  • Please bring: Suitable footwear for walking in the mountains, warm clothes, waterproof clothing, sunglasses, sun hat, sunscreen, water, small backpack. You can also bring snacks
  • A moderate amount of walking is involved: 10 miles (16 km), approximately 5 hours
  • Schedules may vary according to weather conditions and physical conditions of passengers
  • The menu may vary
  • No back problems if it affects mobility when walking
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Not recommended for people who have some mobility impairment when walking
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travellers
Travel safe during COVID-19
Last updated: 19 Jun 2020
A note from Full-Day Chalten Trek with lunch
Such measures shall be subject to the official protocol and may be amended or supplemented.
What you can expect during your visit
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
What you can expect during your visit
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
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By: El Chalten Tours by Say Hueque
Wanda C
Wanda C
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Glacier tour
This was not well organized. The "guide" spent the journey to the park slurping on her macha and had very little in
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