El Chaltén Tourism
El Chaltén is a small mountain village in Santa Cruz Province, Argentina. It is located in the riverside of Rio de las Vueltas, within the Los Glaciares National Park (section Reserva Nacional Zona Viedma) at the base of Cerro Torre and Cerro Fitz Roy mountains, both popular for climbing. It is also a popular base for hiking numerous trails, such as those to the base of surrounding peaks and glacial lakes, such as Laguna Torre. For those reasons, El Chaltén was named Argentina's Trekking Capital or Capital Nacional del Trekking. It was built in 1985 to help secure the disputed border with Chile. Today the sole reason for its existence is tourism. It is 220 km north of El Calafate. In October 2014, El Chalten took second place in a ranking of "Best cities in the world to know" of the travel guide Lonely Planet publishing in 2015, being the first city of Argentina.Wikipedia
Discover the beauty of the city's striking landscope, welcome to El Chaltén, Argentina. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.
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The best tours and activities in the city, guided by experts to give you a local insight to the best of El Chaltén
Paso del VientoNew on TripHobo
8-Day Southern Ice Field Expedition Around Cerro Torre and Fitz RoyNew on TripHobo
Cagliero Glacier Ice Trekking from El ChaltenNew on TripHobo
Sailing Viedma LakeNew on TripHobo
2 day Cerro Madsen Ascent & Laguna TorreNew on TripHobo
Chalten Trek from El CalafateNew on TripHobo