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Going to Perito Moreno from TdP- Worth it? Bus?

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Going to Perito Moreno from TdP- Worth it? Bus?

Hello,

I've been reading that Perito Moreno is a must see but that the day trips from TdP are long and you don't see much. I'm considering going there bu bus to do the mini trek and come back to Chile. Is it worth it? It would take 2-3 days, meaning we wouldn't go to either Pucon or Puerto Varas... How does the bus work between Puerto Natales and El Calafate?

Thanks

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1. Re: Going to Perito Moreno from TdP- Worth it? Bus?

I am planning the same thing after the stay in TdP. Here is the link where you can find bus service schedule between Puerto Natales and El Calafate: turismozaahj.co.cl/turismozaahjenglish/new-p…

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2. Re: Going to Perito Moreno from TdP- Worth it? Bus?

The Perito Moreno Glacier is one of the most magnificent sights in the world. It should not be missed. We did the bus trip from PN to El Calafate in reverse and it the scenery was very good. Would recommend going on from Calafate to El Chalten for Mount Fitzroy. Both were highlights of 3 months in South America.

Pucon is nothing special. Villarica is a better place to stay and there are many buses from there to Pucon to get a better view of Volcan Villarica. Puerto Varas is fine as well - bit mainstream touristy - if you can see Volcan Ososrno for the cloud.

Perito Moreno Glacier and Fitzroy are far more worthwhile.

Get back to me if you have any more questions on the area

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