El Chalten


Lake of the Desert – Vespignani Glacier (Daily), from El Calafate

Enjoy a Full Day Trekking Tour in El Chalten.


Why choose this excursion?

Lake of the Desert - Vespignani Glacier (Daily), from El Calafate





From El Chalten, we will take Route 23 to enter the Cordillera to arrive at Lago del Desierto (37kms – 1.15 hs gravel road and stones) where we will embark towards

the Reserve Vespignani. During the 20-minutes navigation you can see the Huemul and Vespignani glaciers and the north face of Mount Fitz Roy. Then, at the reserve, will be received by the local guide who will provide information on 3 self-guided trails (easy,

moderate and difficult). From the last two it is possible to appreciate the Vespignani Glacier – the largest and most imposing of the Lake of the Desert – and have an incredible view of Cerro Fitz Roy.

Technical Difficulty: Easy or moderate-difficult depending on the path chosen by the


Daily departures from October to April.

Schedules: pickup start at 7 hrs, return from Chalten 17 hrs, arrival to El Calafate 20 hrs.
Estimated times may vary due to weather conditions, delayed passengers, or other
factors external to our company.

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

You will have the WhatsApp for the operator of your choose excursion. No more lost pick ups!

English Speaking Guide and Small Groups

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

Other Information


This tour is 100% refundable if you cancel 7 days before the date of your tour.

After booking and finalizing payment, you will receive a confirmation for 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 we will send you the voucher before your excursion begins.

Easy or moderate-difficult depending on the path chosen by the

Passengers must have appropriate clothing for outdoor activities and trekking, basically: Comfortable shoes, thick sole, baggy pants preferably made of nylon or fabrics that dry quickly, waterproof jacket or windbreaker, extra fleece, hat with a visor, medium backpack, glasses sunscreen, sunscreen.

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