Perito Moreno glacier.
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Perito Moreno Glacier Tour from El Calafate

Enjoy a Perito Moreno Glacier tour from el Calafate! One of Patagonia’s most incredible shows: Perito Moreno Glacier.

Why choose this excursion?

  • Transfers from/to your hotel
  • English speaking guide
  • Nature landscape

Perito Moreno Glacier Tour from El Calafate

One of the most important tourist attractions in Argentina.

Easy Cancellation

If you need to cancel or postpone, just send us an email and we will take care of everything.

Direct Communication With the Operator

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English Speaking Guide and Small Groups

Almost all of our tours are done in small groups. All of them have english speaking guides.

Overview

The 250 km2 (97 sq mi) ice formation, 30 km (19 mi) in length, is one of 48 glaciers fed by the Southern Patagonian Ice Field located in the Andes system shared with Chile. This ice field is the world’s third largest reserve of fresh water… Yes, but more important is that you’re very close when visiting this colossus of ice. There are many trails to enjoy this incredible glacier.

The Perito Moreno Glacier, located 78 kilometers (48 mi) from El Calafate, was named after the explorer Francisco Moreno, a pioneer who studied the region in the 19th century and played a major role in defending the territory of Argentina in the conflict surrounding the international border dispute with Chile.

itinerary

We start around 09:00 hs from your hotel in El Calafate and go directly to Los Glaciares National Park, where you can find the Perito Moreno Glacier. During the trip of 80 km, you will be able to appreciate the Patagonian steppe and mountains view.

Leaving town, we can see the Argentino Lake along with the Bahia Redonda, where it is possible to observe a large variety of birds and yellow fields due to their pasture called coirón.

On the first 40 km, we will cross the Patagonian steppe, and once inside the National Park, we will observe prominent species of trees belonging to the “notofagus” family (ñires, lengas, guindos).
Once arrive at the glacier area, we can enjoy its majesty and walk through the balconies to have different views of the front side of it.

Type: Traditional
Duration: Full Day
Cancellation Policy: 72 hours before the date of your tour
Availability: All year
Starting Time: 09:00 am
Finishing Time: 17:00 pm
Pick Up: From Your Hotel
Drop Off: At Your Hotel
Language: English and Spanish
Maximum Group Size: 45
Minimum Booking: 1

What is Included

  • Transfer from your hotel
  • Transfer to your hotel
  • English and Spanish speaking guide
  • Entrance fee to Los Glaciares National Park

Optionals

  • Nautical Safari - Boat Tour of the Perito Moreno Glacier
    The excursion consists of navigation through the Rico Lake, which allows us to appreciate the icebergs coming from the Perito Moreno Glacier and the constant falling walls of ice from its front. Once in front of the southern wall of the glacier, the boat stops for a few minutes to observe the landscape in more detail.
  • Entrance fee to Los Glaciares National Park
    Add an entrance fee to the National Park and enjoy other amazing glaciers, such as the Upsala glacier and the Spegazzini Glacier!

Cancellation Policy

If for any reason, you decide to cancel the activity or excursion, the cancellation conditions specified in the product description or in the voucher will be valid.

In the event that the cancellation conditions in the product description do not differ, the provider of tourist services will charge you the following cancellation fees:

a. Up to 72 hours before the start of the activity: full refund (again we indicate that in certain specific cases the term may differ from this general policy)
b. After 72 hours before the start of the activity: no refund.

Faq

Please check with us.

No. All ages can participate in this activity.

After booking and finalizing payment, you will receive a confirmation of your purchase. Then, in less than 24 hours, you will receive the voucher that you can use to take the excursions.

If the reservation is for the next day, we will be attentive and send you the voucher before your excursion begins.

From USD: 63

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Do you want to add a boat tour navigation?
Add a boat tour and navigate close to the Perito Moreno Glacier. You will observe his impressive walls and its continuous landslides on the waters of Lake Rico.
Do you want to add an Entrance Fee to Los Glaciares National Park?
Skip the lines and enjoy a hassle-free experience by booking your ticket in advance. You won't need to worry about carrying cash.

Booking FAQs

How Do I Book?

Once you’ve filled out the booking form, you’ll be directed to PayPal to complete your tour payment. You also have the option to pay with your credit card even if you don’t have a PayPal account.

What Happens After Booking?

After you’ve successfully completed your booking and payment, you’ll promptly receive a confirmation of your purchase. Within 24 hours, you’ll receive the voucher required for your participation in the activity.

If you’ve reserved an activity for the next day, there’s no need to worry. We’ll ensure that you receive the voucher before your activity begins.

Do I Need to Print my Voucher?

No, printing is not necessary. You can simply show your voucher on your mobile device, and it will be sufficient for check-in or participation in the activity.

Are There Any Age or Health Restrictions?

Certain activities may impose age or health restrictions for the safety of participants.

These restrictions will be clearly outlined in the activity details. We encourage you to review this information before making a booking. If you have any concerns or require clarification, don’t hesitate to contact us.

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