El Calafate Free Walking Tour
El Calafate free walking tour guides you through the small town of El Calafate, located in the Patagonian region of Argentina, known as the gateway to Los Glaciares National Park. The town is surrounded by stunning natural beauty, including the famous Perito Moreno Glacier, which is a must-see for any visitor. Visitors can also take boat tours on the nearby lake to get a closer look at the glacier. In addition, El Calafate is a great base for outdoor activities such as hiking, horseback riding and ice trekking on the glacier.
♦ Meeting point: National Park Administration office
♦ Start times: 11:00 hrs / 18:00 hrs
♦ Duration: 2 hours
♦ Availability: Everyday
♦ Price: Tip only basis
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El Calafate Free Walking Tour – Itinerary
El Calafate free tour starts at the National Park Administration office, where you can learn about the history and geology of the area and the different activities that you can do in the park. From there, walk to the Perito Moreno Glacier, one of the most famous and accessible glaciers in the world. You can take a boat tour on the nearby lake to get a closer look at the glacier and admire the beautiful ice formations.
Continuing on the walking tour, you can visit the Glaciarium, a modern and interactive museum where you can learn about the glaciers and the Patagonian ice field. The museum has different exhibitions, interactive displays, and a cinema where you can watch a short film about the glaciers.
After that, you can take a stroll around the town center, where you can appreciate the beautiful architecture and the charming streets. You can also visit the local handicraft fair, where you can find a variety of handmade souvenirs, such as knitwear, leather goods, and jewelry, made by local artisans.
Finally, you can walk to the shore of the Lago Argentina, where you can admire the beautiful views of the Andes mountain range and the lake. You can also take a boat tour on the lake, where you can see different birds and enjoy the beautiful scenery.
This tour will give you a taste of the beautiful town of El Calafate, from its stunning natural beauty to its charming streets, and from its interactive museum to its local handicrafts. It will also give you a great opportunity to appreciate the beauty of the town, its people, and its traditions.