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Perito Moreno

Calle Saavedra 1248, Perito Moreno Z9040BQL, Argentina
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If you are going to see one glacier - this is it. When you first see the glacier, you are just... read more

Reviewed March 12, 2017
New York City, New York
One of the most spectacular encounters with a Glacier

In our trip to Patagonia, one hour trip from El Calafate, one can meet one of the most impressive... read more

Reviewed March 6, 2017
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Calle Saavedra 1248, Perito Moreno Z9040BQL, Argentina

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Reviewed March 12, 2017

If you are going to see one glacier - this is it. When you first see the glacier, you are just amazed by the sheer beauty and magnitude of this natural masterpiece. The color and sheer size are extraordinary. The walkways allow for amazing views...More

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Reviewed March 6, 2017

In our trip to Patagonia, one hour trip from El Calafate, one can meet one of the most impressive glaciers. First of all, the view is fantastic and the tour offers plenty of sightseeing places. second, everything is "touristic", meaning that the paths in the...More

Thank Bogdan Eduard P
Reviewed February 7, 2017

My friend and I went on a day trip from El Calafate to visit the Perito Moreno Glacier. We spent the beginning of the day walking on the boardwalks and taking pictures of the glacier. We were lucky enough to hear it calve a few...More

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed January 29, 2017

We went on a day trip to the Perito Moreno glacier from El Calafate and spent a nice day walking on the boardwalks, watching the glacier and hearing it calve. The colors are beautiful! We did not go on a boat, we just walked around...More

Thank HowAboutNorth
Reviewed January 22, 2017

This was my favorite glacier on our trip to Chile and Argentina. The glacier is so active and we spent hours just looking at it, listening for it to calve and then watching huge chunks slowly slip into the water. If you walk back up...More

Thank Phamfamilyabroad
Reviewed January 16, 2017

You need half a day to see this glacier..only about an hour from downtown el Calafate. Spend time on the walkways and keep looking toward glacier to see calving. Don't bother with the standard one hour boat cruise (350 pesos or $20) that goes on...More

Thank SanD1234567
Reviewed January 14, 2017

The first part of the day was through Hielo & Aventura. We caught the boat to the base of the glacier - about 40m high on the lowest side. We were fitted with crampions and then had a 90minute walk ON the glacier. After picnic...More

Thank Kriselda
Reviewed December 29, 2016 via mobile

This is the king of all glaciers to see in Patagonia. If you have the chance, go see it. You will not be dissapointed.

Thank Snirate s
Reviewed December 25, 2016

It is indescribable how amazing this place is..The glacier is massive, beautiful with its broad range of blues and whites and the thunderous sounds. The park service does a great job keeping all the area impeccably clean. There is a restaurant nearby where you can...More

Reviewed December 21, 2016 via mobile

About an hour drive from El Calafate. It is 330 ARS to get into the park. The view of the glacier is absolutely amazing. There are convenient step-way to get close to the glacier and take beautiful pictures. Very recommended...

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January 8, 2017|
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Response from igrirosado | Reviewed this property |
There is some time difference, you must consult someone in the area or a travel agent. It IS a GREAT trip!
December 18, 2016|
Response from igrirosado | Reviewed this property |
All the details of my trip were made by my travel agent. Maybe you can find that info in the internet...google it! You must take the boat cruise! Amazing!
August 28, 2016|
Response from nicky h | Reviewed this property |
Probably best if you stay in both towns to save travel time. There is an inexpensive coach running between the two at regular times. At the main bus stop in both towns you will find 3 or so coach companies (with approx... More