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Chaltén full day Trekking PRO experience

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Upon arrival at our base - the Pudú Lodge -, passengers will meet their mountain guide who will give them a brief description of the program and will also check the clothing and physical condition of the participants. Then continue vehicle through the valley of the Rio de las Vueltas to the White River, where we find the Hosteria El Pilar, there we will start a walk with AAGM mountain guide, passing through the Piedras Blancas Glacier, Camp. Poincenot, Mount Fitz Roy, to the Capri Lagoon, where we will find our Base Camp. There they wait for us to enjoy a hot lunch, and then continue to El Chalten where we will arrive at 5PM. This option requires physical effort, it is only recommended for people in good condition and with appropriate clothing to walk in the mountains. The walk is about 6 hours. Around 5pm we will arrive at El Chalten to meet again with the rest of the group and undertake the return to Calafate.
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Duration
13h
Inclusions
  • Pick up Hotels in Calafate and drop off
  • Transfer from Calafate to Chaltén.
  • Transfer to Estancia El Pilar
  • 6-hour trek from Rio Blanco to Laguna Capri through the Piedras Blancas Glacier
  • Camp Poincenot, Mount Fitz Roy.
  • Includes Lunch at Camp (without drinks).
  • IMPORTANT: attach passport data for EACH PASSENGER
Exclusions
  • Dress
  • Minimum age 12 years
  • It operates from October 15 to March 15
  • This tour is subject to availability when making your reservation
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • The availability of this tour is subject to the reserved places at the time of making your reservation
  • This tour operates from October 15 to March 15
  • Minimum age to do this tour 12 years
  • It demands adequate clothing and good physical profile (demanding).
  • Transfer from Calafate to Chaltén. Transfer to Estancia El Pilar, 6-hour trekk from Rio Blanco to Laguna Capri through the Piedras Blancas Glacier, Camp. Poincenot, Mount Fitz Roy. Includes Lunch at Camp (without drinks). It demands adequate clothing and good physical profile (demanding). Minimum age 12 years.
  • 7:30 am from Calafate, we will take the mythical Route 40 along Lake Argentino, cross the Santa Cruz River (Here we will tell Darwin's experiences with Fitz Roy going up this river until very close there), then we will continue until Río La Leona, where we will pass through its canyon until arriving after 1 hour 15 minutes, to the old hotel of the Paso La Leona route (almost a museum of Route 40), where you can have coffee with homemade cakes, from there we will continue bordering the Lake Viedma - having the Andes Mountains in the background (Including Fitz Roy and the Tower). Before reaching the town we will stop at the Viedma Glacier viewpoint from where you can see a beautiful panoramic view of the Glacier, the Cordillera and the emblematic Cerro Fitz Roy and Cerro Torre. We will arrive at the mountain village of El Chaltén after 3 hours of travel, having traveled 220 kms.
  •  After visiting the interpretation center and receiving the guardian's welcome
  • Upon arrival at our base - the Pudú Lodge -, passengers will meet their mountain guide who will give them a brief description of the program and will also check the clothing and physical condition of the participants. Then continue vehicle through the valley of the Rio de las Vueltas to the White River, where we find the Hosteria El Pilar, there we will start a walk with AAGM mountain guide, passing through the Piedras Blancas Glacier, Camp. Poincenot, Mount Fitz Roy, to the Capri Lagoon, where we will find our Base Camp. There they wait for us to enjoy a hot lunch, and then continue to El Chalten where we will arrive at 5PM. This option requires physical effort, it is only recommended for people in good condition and with appropriate clothing to walk in the mountains. The walk is about 6 hours. Around 5:00 pm we will arrive at El Chalten to meet the rest of the group and return to Calafate.
  • IMPORTANT: to confirm this tour we need the passport numbers - Nationality - Full names - dates of births - day of expiration of the passport OF EACH OF THE PASSENGERS WHO WILL DO THE TOUR
  • Travellers should have a strong physical fitness level
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All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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  • Duration: 13h
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