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Fitz Roy Hiking: Top Outdoor Adventures Awaiting You


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One of the wonders of the Patagonia Ice Field, waiting to be discovered

Mount Fitz Roy (3405 m) is located in El Chaltén, Santa Cruz, Argentina. It is no accident that this Patagonian village is considered the “national trekking capital”. The trails that take us to the summit of Mount Fitz Roy, as well as the nearby routes, are surrounded by calm crystalline lakes and high peaks that make the landscape even more beautiful. Take a look at these hiking trips in Fitz Roy and hire a certified local guide for you next Patagonian adventure!

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FAQs: Hiking in Fitz Roy

Why should I choose Fitz Roy for my Hiking adventure?


You have all the options to stay near Fitz Roy: hotels, cabins or bed & breakfast, although the hostels in front of Mount Fitz Roy are the best choice. Opening the window and seeing the peak from your room is not comparable even with a 5 star hotel.


The trails are accessible, safe and well marked. There are routes for all tastes and levels. No matter which one you choose you will always find emerald lakes with imposing glaciers and all that scenery dominated by the peaks of Fitz Roy.


In El Chaltén you can do all kinds of activities, although hiking is the main one. You have rivers, lakes, glaciers, mountains and valleys, and if you do not feel like practicing sports, you just can enjoy paradisiacal views.

What can I expect from the weather during my Hiking trip in Fitz Roy?

The climate in Fitz Roy is cold and dry, with an average annual temperature of 10.4 ° C.

When is the best time to travel to Fitz Roy for Hiking?

During the Patagonian summer: from December to March.

Which language is predominantly spoken in the Fitz Roy region?


What currency is accepted around Fitz Roy?

Argentine Peso.

What people are saying about Hiking | Fitz Roy



Magnificent tour! Cristian was an amazing guide we strongly recommend for your tour who knows all about the landscape, its plants and animals and all stories around the impressing climbing, trekking and expedition destination in the area!



Emiliano was great. I have traveled all over the world with many trekking guides. He is definitely among the best. Thank you, Emiliano, for a great trip!



Our Guiide was Sebastian and I couldn’t recommend him high enough . He’s very personable. Knowledgeable, professional , well prepared and a pleasure to be with .



Absolutely awesome, one of the best weeks of my life! Did the 6 day basecamp trek and the scenery cannot be compared to anything! Amazing guides who were so knowledgeable, friendly and funny!

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