2-Day Hiking Tour Of Fitz Roy And Cerro Torre From El Chalten - El Chaltén

Overview

This 2-day trek offers the possibility of enjoying the most amazing views of Patagonia's most iconic massifs: Mount Fitz Roy and Cerro Torre as you camp for one night in the wild. You will get a close view of Fitz Roy and its glaciers from Laguna de los Tres viewpoint. Then, from Laguna Torre you can see Cerro Torre, Grande Glacier and Las Adelas. The set camp allows you to hike with no weight in your pack and you will have a comfortable dome to give you a good space for chilling with your new friends. Groups are limited to 8 people.

Highlights

  • Close encounter with wildlife
  • All necessary equipment included
  • Dinner included
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Lunch included
  • Vegetarian meal option available
  • All taxes, fuel surcharges and service fees included
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Special Offer
  • Perfect for all ages and skill level
  • Once-in-a-Lifetime Experience
  • Perfect introduction for first-time visitors
  • Multi-Day Trip

Details about this tour

Day 1: El Chalten Laguna Capri - Camp Poincenot - Laguna de los Tres (L) (D)
You will meet your guide at 7:30am at your hotel, check all equipment and receive information and last details. It is recommended that you go to the meeting point no later than noon the day before so our guide can meet you and make sure gear is appropriate for weather conditions.

Once you are all set, we will hike on the Fitz Roy path, crossing Capri Lake up to Poincenot Camp. We will set camp, leave our things and hike up to Laguna de los Tres. There, we will appreciate an amazing view of Fitz Roy Massif. This viewpoint is the closest you can get to the Peak's walls in a non-technical hike. After contemplating Laguna de los Tres and Laguna Sucia, we will return to camp and enjoy our dinner in our set dome. Your tent will be set and sleeping bag will be provided in camp. The duration of the entire hike is about 7 to 8 hours and we will go up to an altitude of 2,624 feet (800 meters).

Day 2: Camp Poincenot - El Chalten (B) (L)

After breakfast, you will head up to Torre Valley from Poincenot camp. On the way, you can appreciate both Madre and Hija Lakes, with Fitz Roy in the back. We will cross to Torre Valley and get up to the lake where we will appreciate amazing views of Cerro Torre and its Glacier. The duration of this hike is about 9 hours. After enjoying this wonderful tour, you will be taken to El Chalten.

Inclusions

  • Accommodation as per itinerary
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup
  • Hiking tour
  • Meals as per itinerary (B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner)

Exclusions

  • Hotel drop-off
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks, unless specified

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Not wheelchair accessible

Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level

Minimum age is 15 years

Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking

Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required

Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund.

Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately

Children must be accompanied by an adult

What to bring: Comfortable hiking pants, hiking boots, waterproof jacket and pants, beanie, fleece, 2 pairs of socks, small backpack, personal hygiene set, sunscreen, gloves

Confirmation will

This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If its canceled because the minimum isnt met, youll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund

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Cancellation Policy

This activity is non-refundable Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Reviews

  • James S
    16-Feb-2016

    I can't imagine a better tour. The guide was fabulous. The accommodations comfortable. It was a great two days

  • Margrit K
    20-Dec-2015

    good guide Facundo

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