trip duration TRIP DURATION
3 days
mountain range MOUNTAIN RANGE
Andes
max people per fuide MAX PEOPLE PER GUIDE
16 people
trip level TRIP LEVEL
Intermediate
best period OFFER PERIOD
Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, Oct, Nov, Dec
type of trip TYPE OF TRIP
Not specified

Description

I invite you to visit the beautiful Los Glaciares National Park. Hiking in Fitz Roy and Cerro Torre during the Patagonian spring or summer is a must! The closest village for starting this great trip is El Chaltén.

This program allows you to discover the amazing sights of the area. In addition, you will experience walking on one of the most calm and stunning places of Patagonia. Besides, you will traverse woods and lagoons, as well as lodging in comfortable hotels.

Be a part of nature during this 3 days! You can check the complete program for this trip below.

If you want to come to this National Park and discover all its wonders, contact me. It will be my pleasure to guide you around.

Itinerary

Day 1

El Chalten - Trek Laguna Torre

Reception at the bus stop and transfer to the hotel.

This trek takes place in the valley of Laguna Torre that it’s within the national park.

This path has several panoramic spots of Mount Solo, Adela mountain range and the stunning Mount Torre.

As soon as you start walking you will see Grande and Torre Glaciers. Then, a few steps before reaching the lagoon in the woods you can see Padre De Agostini campsite.

From there you will continue 500 meters until reaching Torre lagoon and its wonderful views of Grande glacier, Torre glacier, Egger tower and Cerro Mocho, among others.

De Agostini camp is one of the most visited. It’s also a great starting point for climbers who want to attempt the needles of this area.

Return to El Chalten.

Duration: 7/8 hours
Distance: 20 km
Drop in ascend 200m
Meals: box lunch, dinner.

Day 2

El Chalten - Laguna de los Tres

Departure from El Chalten by Fitz Roy path.

After 20 minutes of ascent we will arrive to the viewpoint of Rio de Las vueltas valley.

After walking further more in ascent you will reach the first viewpoint of Fitz Roy, where you will be able to admire the most important sights and needles of the famous mounts in the area such as Saint Exupery, Poincenot, Fitz Roy, Mermoz and Guillaumet.

From there we’ll continue walking two more hours through beautiful beech and lenga forests until we get to Rio blanco. After an hour of ascent in a drop of 400 m you will reach Laguna de los tres. This is the maximum point of the trail. We will have a majestic sight of Mount Fitz Roy, Los Tres glaciers and its lagoons.

Return to El Chalten.

Duration: 6 hours
Distance 13 km
Drop in ascent: 300m
Meals: breakfast, box lunch, dinner.

Price per person

Price includes

  • Guiding fee
  • Accommodation

Other details

Meeting point

El Chaltén.

Accommodation

We will stay in comfortable hosterias.

More info

Meals included: Day 1 box Lunch| Day 2 Breakfast Box Lunch and dinner Day 3| Breakfast

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