FULL DAY PERITO MORENO GLACIER


A long trip , but with a magnificent final prize, the spectacular glacier really close.

From US$ 105.- 

Itinerary:Between 06:30 to 07:00 am departure from your hotel in Puerto Natales and transfer to Cerro Castillo Village (Border) to carry out all needed tramits for crossing to Argentina .Later on we will visualize Tapi- Aike, a typical Patagonian ranch located at 50 kms away and if we're lucky, on a clear day we can see the fabulous Torres del Paine.
Around 11:00 am. we’ll be at the viewpoint of Lago Argentino, Santa Cruz River, the peaks of Chalten and Fitz Roy. Later in El Calafate city we’ll make a short half hour stop for money-exchange or coffee services. Then we continue our journey to Perito Moreno Glacier (Los Glaciares National Park) 12 kms long, 8 km wide and over 70 meters of ice walls above sea level.
After spending around 2 ½ hours in the place observing the glacier from different viewpoints and trails we start the return to Puerto Natales.

(Note: Passengers who request at time of booking may stay in the city of El Calafate instead of returning to Puerto Natales will be dropped off at the bus terminal of El Calafate City)

 

Regular Shared Service  / Rates per person:

 

Season

 

ADULT or CHILDREN (03 years or over)

 

INFANTS ( 0 up to 2 years)

July and August , 2016

U$D 120

Free

September 2016 to March 2017

U$D 105

Free

 

  • Operation and minimum:

July 01until September 15, 2016: Programmed departures to be consulted or 7 passengers minimum.
September 16, 2016 until March 31, 2017: Daily departures (except December 25th and January 1st)

  • Difficulty: High (exhausting day)
  • Departures:  06:30 to 07:00 AM app. from hotels .    Return: 9:30 to 10:30 PM app.  
  • Includes: Shared transportation , english speaking guide from El Calafate.       
  • No included: Entrance fees , lunch.

Entrance fees cost: A$ 330 (Argentinian pesos)
Important: Departures are subject to weather or route conditions, mainly between the months of June and July so is recommended to consult beforehand.