Perito Moreno Traditional Tour
Visit the Perito Moreno Glacier on a contemplative and awe-inspiring day tour!
We will have enough time to walk along the footbridge in front of the glacier and enjoy the magnificent view.Consult
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Classic tour in which you visit the Perito Moreno Glacier without physical demands and with long time to explore quietly the glacier's balconies/runways, depending on each person's rhythm.
Our excursion to the glacier departs around 9 Am from your hotel in El Calafate and allows you to spend the time you want to visit this incredible place, with several stops in viewpoints within the National Park and a visit to the runways, scenic spot peak.
The distance of 80 km from El Calafate to the glacier is a succession of lakes, streams, forests and snowy mountains. At the end of the journey, you arrive at the west end of the Magallanes peninsula, where you start walking on the runways which have a total distance of 3 km. They are at different levels and allow you to contemplate the glacier from different angles and balconies. You will have time to walk throughout the runways and watch the Perito Moreno glacier from the forehead. According to your fitness, you can reach the lower balcony and stay close to the glacier or get to the first balcony easily accessible for anyone.
Since season 2011, it was enabled a lift to facilitate access for people with reduced mobility to the first balcony which has a spectacular view.
Those wishing to sail in front of the southern wall of the glacier may do so in a complementary one hour tour called Safari Nautico which is not included.
After the tour, you return to El Calafate on the same route taken and arrive in the hotel at 17:00.
Short Boat Trip “Safari Náutico “
This excursion is a complement of the previous excursion.
You are going to take the boat in the floating dock in the south arm of the Argentinian Lake, we will navigate along the icebergs canal towards the glacier Perito Moreno’s wall where most of the breaks take place. You’ll navigate along the wall for almost an hour. Returning to the floating dock after that we will be able to continue your long walk along the footbridge.
Duration: 1 hour
NATIVOS Restaurant, located on the lower section, offers the possibility of having lunch, admiring the breath-taking view of the glacier. It has the holding capacity of 300 people and its service is available from 11:30hs.
Frecuencia: Daily, not suspended by rain.
Duration: Full day excursion. From 9am to 5pm. Regular service.
Included: Transfer to and from hotels located in in the centre of El Calafate. Bilingual tour guide.
Not included: Entrance to Glacier National Park or lunch or extras of any kind. Tickets to the park are paid the same income, cash only. Short Boat Trip “Safari Náutico. If you need this services indicate number of passengers in the optional "Short Boat Trip “Safari Náutico per person".
What to wear? Comfortable and warm clothes, waterproof jacket or windbreaker, cordoned sports shoes or hiking boots. Not allowed rubber boots, apres ski or high heels. Sunglasses, sunscreen, gloves, hat for sun or warm to cold case. Lunch: Bring picnic and bottle of water .
- You can hire ON LINE by making a quote
For this we have a form in each activity which must complete, entering your email address, the date of the excursion and select the drop-down menu the number of passengers and if necessary to deploy and indicate the number of passengers in the additional Depending on the package to be contracted, then press DRAFT so that the report of the selected value.
By agreeing to the quote complete the required data and continue pressing the button that says RESERVE NOW, select the payment method to then load the data of your credit card and make the payment that ends the operation. Within the next 48 hours * we will process your reservations and send the corresponding checks with the necessary indications to consider the day of service delivery.
For the payment through the deposit or the bank transfer from Argentina you must proceed in the same way making the quotation and then in the selection of means of payment select Bank Transfer, made the payment send a scanned copy or the photo of the voucher for the total of the package Indicating name and surname to the following address firstname.lastname@example.org
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