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One-day Trekking to Laguna Torre from El Chalten, Los Glaciares National Park

One-day Trekking to Laguna Torre from El Chalten, Los Glaciares National Park | undefined

Follow Gisela, a UIMLA-certified mountain guide, on a fantastic one-day hike to the stunning Laguna Torre, Argentina from El Chaltén.



1 Day

All year


All levels


* This is a hike for everyone, exciting and not that difficult.

* Enjoy privileged views of the stunning mountains in Patagonia.

* Revel at the Cerro Torre, one of the most beautiful mountains in the world.


Explore the iconic Los Glaciares National Park on this incredible hike to Laguna Torre. Follow me for a day trip to discover some incredible corners and views of the Argentine Patagonia.

This epic trail begins in the town of El Chaltén. We’ll follow the Fitz Roy River Valley and hike through the Moraines Glacier until we reach Laguna Torre. Along the way, and if the weather allows, we’ll catch fantastic views of Grande Glacier, Solo Mountain, Adela Range and the mythical Tower of Granite.

Laguna Torre is located in one of the main valleys and offers impressive views of Cerro Torre and the Adela Massif. Cerro Torre is one of the most beautiful and difficult mountains to hike in the world with an altitude of 3,133 meters.

The hike takes approximately 8 hours and covers 11 miles. Although the trail is open year-round, the best season goes from September to May. The path is not very difficult, we’ll only be ascending 200 meters, it is clearly marked and there’s no need for previous experience, but you do need to be physically prepared for the adventure.

Ready to hike the Argentine Patagonia? Then send your request and get ready for some unforgettable views.

If you are looking for more options to explore the Los Glaciares National Park, follow me for a one-day hike to Loma del Pliegue Tumbado or Laguna de los Tres.

Price includes

- Guiding fee

- Personal insurance

Price details

Price includes VHF communication system and first aid kit. Price does not include mountain gear, hiking boots or lunch.


More info

We’ll have a briefing the day before to check weather conditions and your equipment.

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About the guide

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Trekking Guide

AAGM-UIMLA Certified mountain guide based in Parque Nacional Los Glaciares, El Chaltén, Patagonia, Argentina.

I was born and raised in Patagonia. As a child I adopted the mountains as a way of life and now it is my honour to share my passion for this incredible landscape with all travellers who come looking for adventures.

Since 2009 I work as a guide in the surroundings of the magical town of El Chaltén. There are just too many things to do around here, from day hikes to longer trekking programs or tougher expeditions. My goal is to fulfil all of my clients´ goals and expectations in this wonderful area.





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What people are saying about this trip



Me and my sister booked two treks with Explorer-Share and guide Gisela. We are vers content with havinspektionen Gisela as a guide. She was on time, very pleasant company, had made an ekstra effort to make the trip interesting, very knowledgeable and just all in all made our trip to El Chalten a success

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