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2-Day Hiking Tour of Fitz Roy and Cerro Torre from El Chalten
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“fitz roy” (119 reviews)
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El Chalten, Argentina
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Monte Fitz Roy is a mountain in Patagonia, on the border between Argentina and Chile. It is located in the Southern Patagonian Ice Field, near El Chaltén village. The mountain is also known by other monikers like Cerro Chalten and Cerro Fitz Roy, the former...More

Thank Bugqueen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did the hike last November and I've been meaning to post about it. It's an absolutely beautiful hike. We were told the last 1Km to the lake was very steep and not worth doing. And I had sprained my ankle a few months prior....More

Thank Anne B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Breathtaking nature all along the path to the last kilometer to Laguna de los Tres. The last bit is very steep and challenging and really makes you feel like you have conquered yourself when you reach the top. Amazing!

Thank Thomas H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We hiked up from Hosteria El Pilar to the viewpoint overlooking the glacier and lake below Fitz Roy. A stunning set of spires. The beech forest is interesting and unlike anything we'd seen.

Thank TucsonCurt
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Fitz Roy is amazing if "he" wants to come out and say hello. We were in l Chalten 4 days and got some great (and not great) views of this incredible and scenic massif.

Thank trgoben1
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

We did the self guided trek to Laguna de los tres at the base of Mount Fitz Roy in May - not peak season but we got great weather. Set off from El Chaltén at 06.30 and got to witness the stars and Mount Fitz...More

1  Thank tbarker1989
Reviewed 10 May 2017

This hike is great for moderate climbers, you don't have to be an advanced hiker, but it is long and you need to be in fairly good shape. If you can do it though, the views along the way make every step worth it! Breath...More

Thank megsh007
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

I am not a hiker. I got up at 630 am did Fitz Roy and Torre. Took me 12 hours but I am out of shape. We did both because of the weather was supposed to be bad the next day. I recommend one at...More

Thank Brody U
Reviewed 6 May 2017

My recommendation its to go one day to sleep in the "Poincenot" camping place, to wake up early and walk to the lookout before the sunrise. The granite turns orange with the first sun lights !!! Totally amazing !!! You have a really great access...More

1  Thank Rafagome
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Undertook this hike after a lift to best starting point at El Pilar which means you can return to El Chalten via Laguna Capri and complete a loop rather than having to retrace your steps, thus enjoying a new experience on the way home. We...More

Thank Squeeze O
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Distant_Dreams
We are staying at Hotel Destino Sur and will have a car. We like the look of a day hike to Fitzroy, is it possible to buy/download route maps for the hike. Thank you.
21 December 2016|
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Response from worldnomad_01 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Regretfully, I do not have a straight answer to your question as we did not usea a map. However, the trakking path is quite clear, there are signs on the way, the route is quite popular so there would be other tourists... More
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marketdoc
Is the 1st of April too late in the year to trek around El Chalten? How far s the hike to Laguna de los tres?
19 December 2016|
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Response from ChriguR | Reviewed this property |
I guess it will be a bit cold and might have some snow. There are 2 ways to laguna de los tres, i propose to start at " Hosteria El Pilar" (there is a bus in the morning) and hike up to Laguna los tres, takes approx. 3h or... More
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Susan R
Hello, Where does the trail head for the Cerro Fitz Roy hike start? My husband and I will be there next Spring and what to find some day hikes that are not to difficult and no more than 5-8 miles round trip? Thanks,
28 September 2016|
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Response from Soniyae R | Reviewed this property |
The trail head is at the back of the town, you can't miss it. Plus people are very helpful if you ask around.
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