Enjoy this 2-Day tour exploring the most renowned treks of El Chalten.
The possibility of staying in our exclusive campsite allows you to optimize your time at this amazing destination that offers so many trails to discover. In 2 days you will be able to visit 3 different spots in short time and enjoy an unforgetable sunrise at the foot of the Fitz Roy mount!
Combine the Fitz Roy and the Cerro Torre by walking the Madre e Hije trail. Please see the itinerary below:
Day 1 – Chalten - Laguna de los Tres (BL - D)
At 12.00pm you will be taken to El Pilar, to do a 1hr trek to the viewpoint of Piedras Blancas Glacier. From there, you will continue until you get to Blanco River from where the uphill hike of about 2hrs to Laguna de los Tres begins. From there, you will be able to admire the beautiful scenery of this marvelous place in Patagonia. After the 2hs descend, you will have a 15min walk from Blanco River to the camping area. You will spend the night at Prestadores Poincenot campsite located in a wild area and hidden from the mass. It has tents for 2 people with sleeping bag and insulation mat, and a share latrine toilet. Dinner will be held in the dinning dome with benches. It includes appetizers that are usually hot soups, main dishes such as risotto with chicken and mushrooms or Ternerita with rosemary potatoes or vegetable panache, and desserts such as chocolate mousse and coffee.
This day you walk about 15 km.
Accommodation: Poincenot Campsite Meals: BL - D
Day 2 – Chalten - Madre e Hije & Cerro Torre (B - BL)
After breakfast, you will trek through the path of the Lagunas Madre e Hija (mother and daughter lagoons) and you will arrive at Torre lagoon near noon. From there, if the weather permits, you will be able to see the legendary Cerro Torre with its needles Egger and Stanghardt. You will arrive around 5pm at El Chaltén.
This day you walk about 20 km.
Meals: B - BL (Breakfast consists of infusions, bread, cookies, sweet jams and scrambled eggs)