El Calafate & Glaciers

The Land of Glaciers

Tour El Calafate, the land of glaciers accompanied by our specialized tour guides. Live adventure experiences and learn about these icy giants of Patagonia.

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FAQ

What is the best time of year to visit El Calafate?

Summer is the best time because most of the trails and explorations are open. The season starts in October and ends in April. Nevertheless, you can visit all year round, but the offer of excursions is different.

How long is the flight time from Buenos Aires to El Calafate?

From Buenos Aires to El Calafate there are daily flights and the duration is 3 hours.

How is the state of the roads in El Calafate?

The routes are very good and most of the roads are paved. For example, the road to El Chaltén is completely paved.

How can I visit the Perito Moreno Glacier from El Calafate?

The glacier is inside a national park that it’s 80 km (50 miles) from downtown El Calafate. You can reach it by car. Once inside the park, there are many options to visit the area. You can take the walkways in front of the glacier, enjoy a boat ride, walk on the glacier, or even go kayaking.

Is there an ATM in El Calafate?

Yes, there is an ATM and also in most of the commercial places in the center, you can pay with a credit card. However, it´s recommended to have cash in Argentinean Pesos for entrance fees, small items, and tips.

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