Perito Moreno Glacier with guide
Valid from 01/11 to 31/12/22
Adult U$D 37,50.-
Minors 3-10 years U$D 32.-
Optional Navigation 1 hour in front of the Glacier
Valid from 11/01 to 03/31/2022
Adult U$D 25.-
Minor 4 – 15 years and Argentine retirees: U$D 18.-
Does not include Tickets to National Parks
Departing from El Calafate in the morning, you will record 80 km until you reach the footbridges of the Perito Moreno Glacier with a guide, within the Los Glaciares National Park.
Starting the tour we will have views of Lake Argentino with its Redonda Bay, located on the right of the route. In the first 40km, the Patagonian steppe landscape predominates, and then, in the National Park area, it passes to an arboreal vegetation of the Notofagus family (Lengas, Notofagus, Coihues, Guindos and Ñires). Before arriving at the Park, a stop is made with the first panoramic views of the southern wall of the Glacier. At the entrance, the entrance fee is paid and the 40 km to the parking lot will be recorded, where the route that leads to the walkways begins. The tour of the same is free until the reunion time. At 146m is the Main Balcony, from where you have an impressive view of the northern and southern walls of the Glacier.
For lunch the tourist has a restaurant and a Snack Bar.
The excursion to the Moreno Glacier with a guide allows you to optionally combine this excursion with the direction of an hour along the north edge of Moreno Sur or Nautical Safari. Departure at 9:00 a.m. with return at approximately 5:30 p.m. To make the excursion, we advise; Wear a coat and comfortable shoes.
Keep in mind that you can NOT do the minitrekking sessions with this excursion.
What to carry out? Sunglasses, sun cream, comfortable and warm clothing, waterproof jacket, gloves and comfortable shoes.
Difficulty: None, suitable for all ages
Optional Nautical Safari:
Navigation in front of the southern ice wall of the Moreno Glacier
The excursion consists of a navigation through Lago Rico that allows the evaluation of the icebergs coming from the ice walls of the Perito Moreno Glacier.
This excursion lasts approximately 1 hour and offers the possibility of observing the walls of the Perito Moreno Glacier and its continuous landslides on the waters of Lago Rico from a totally different perspective. They will be able to observe icebergs that have detached from the walls. The departures are daily, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., (approximately) with trips every hour, specifically for the time of year.
Once in front of the wall, the barcode stopped for a few minutes to see the landscape in more detail. Interesting for photographs and filming.
Boarding takes place in the “Bajo de las Sombras”, approximately 6 km from the Glacier Viewpoint.
The excursion to the Perito Moreno Glacier can be complemented with a 1-hour navigation through the Rico Branch of Lake Argentino, being able to observe the landslides of the southern wall of the Perito Moreno Glacier.
Duration : 1 hour
Children under 4 years old and disabled, do not pay this option
Retirees, Pensioners and Minors from 4 to 15 years old inclusive, reduced rate for the minor on the date of the excursion). Children from 0 to 3 years old or disabled person (with certificate): no charge.
Important note: In case there are minors on the excursion, after eliminating the purchase you must send an image of the document to prove the age, in the case of Retirees, the card that proves it.
LOCATION OF DEPARTURE / RETURN Hotel
DEPARTURE TIME 09.00 a.m.
Regular service Spanish / English
Full day Professional guide
Tickets to National Parks
Guide in another language / extras / no lunch
Transportation to and from your accommodation, guided visit to the panoramic walkways of the Perito Moreno Glacier.
Does not include:
Entrance to Los Glaciares National Park, no lunch, no extras of any kind. Tickets to the park are paid at the entrance of the park, only in cash.
Frequency: Daily, not suspended due to rain.
Duration: Full day excursion.