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Lago Argentino

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Description: Located in Glacier National Park, this 15,000-year-old lake is the largest...
Located in Glacier National Park, this 15,000-year-old lake is the largest in Argentina.
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Surrounded by mountains in the southern part of Patagonia, Lago Argentino is a beautiful lake surrounded by amazing nature with a beautiful town of El Calafate.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 28, 2015
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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

Surrounded by mountains in the southern part of Patagonia, Lago Argentino is a beautiful lake surrounded by amazing nature with a beautiful town of El Calafate.

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Paramaribo, Suriname
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

The lake and the area around it is beautiful. We went out sailing and liked it very much. But also just driving along the shore line, with it's beautiful houses, reastaurants and even Alps style hotels is nice.

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Beautiful for an evening stroll. Beware of dogs that are let out lose on the streets. Check out the sunset.

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

it is one of the biggest Lake in Patagonia. Even you are not going to the glacier, you can enjoy a beautiful afternoon in summer there. The area is a bit rough in winter.

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Prague, Czech Republic
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

What a huge lake with very nice surroundings of mountains. One of best place in Patagonia and Argentina. We bivouac at the shore of the lake. Be ware of wind.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

This is the largest lake in Argentina and it's lovely. Stunning views of the mountains and if your lucky you can catch the sun rise and set over the lake too.

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Melbourne - Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

We stayed at the western end of town and looked out over the lake. The views are beautiful with snow capped mountains all around. Take time to walk along the path, past the polo fields, you will see a huge number of ducks and flamingos, it is so quiet and peaceful. The walk will eventually take you to the national... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

It's worth to take time to walk along the coast of this beautiful Lago. It takes you around 1 hour to walk from the centre and return. It's peaceful, quiet and you will see some birds, most importantly, it cost you as you need to pay to enter the Laguna next by. It's worth to take time to walk if... More 

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Strengelbach, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Best to explore the Lago Argentina with its ever changing color is by boat. Large catamerans operate daily from Puerto Banderas sailing into the various channels that lead to the spectacular glaciers, Upsala glacier the widest (ca 4 km) and Spegazzini the tallest (ca 100 m). These glaciers are part of the Los Glaciares National Park and are a 'must... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

This is biggest lake in Argentina and most likely the best one I've seen so far. Its constant white / light blue color given by the lack of minerals and its origins from the glacier ices, the colossal glaciers reaching its shores from the Andes and the icebergs all over its waters close to the glaciers makes it a wonderful... More 

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