El Calafate in Argentina

Travel to El Calafate, a charming town located near Los Glaciares National Park, and discover the enchanting beauty of its glaciers, turquoise lakes, and the allure of the wild Patagonian wilderness.

As you venture into El Calafate, prepare to be awed by the massive ice formations, the surreal colors of glacial lakes, and the abundance of wildlife that thrives in this pristine environment. Our tours in Argentina offer you a chance to connect with nature, witness the grandeur of glaciers, and immerse yourself in the serenity of Patagonia.

El Calafate Argentina

El Calafate is a nature lover’s paradise in Argentina, celebrated for its awe-inspiring glaciers, natural wonders, and the sense of wonder it evokes, epitomizing the country’s dedication to preserving its pristine wilderness and sharing its natural treasures with the world.”

Curiosities about El Calafate:

  1. El Calafate is located in the province of Santa Cruz, in the southern region of Argentine Patagonia.
  2. The town is named after the calafate berry, a native plant known for its delicious flavor and the legend that those who taste it will return to Patagonia.
  3. Los Glaciares National Park, home to the famous Perito Moreno Glacier, is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and a major attraction near El Calafate.
  4. Perito Moreno Glacier is one of the few glaciers in the world that is still advancing, making it a dynamic and impressive natural wonder.
  5. El Calafate is a base for exploring other stunning glaciers in the region, including Upsala Glacier and Spegazzini Glacier, accessible by boat tours on Lake Argentino.

Visit El Calafate

The breathtaking beauty and glacial wonders of El Calafate offer visitors a chance to experience the magic of Patagonia’s icy landscapes. Explore the mighty Perito Moreno Glacier, witness the powerful calving of ice, and immerse yourself in the pristine wilderness of Los Glaciares National Park.

El Calafate‘s proximity to the glaciers and the picturesque Lake Argentino creates a serene and captivating setting. Embark on a soul-soothing journey through this natural paradise and embrace the tranquility and grandeur of Patagonia’s pristine beauty.

Map of El Calafate

Discover El Calafate

  • El Calafate: Unravel the wonders of Argentine Patagonia, where glaciers meet turquoise lakes and the wilderness beckons.
  • Perito Moreno Glacier: Witness the magnificence of one of the world’s most dynamic glaciers and experience its thunderous calving.
  • Boat Tours: Sail on Lake Argentino and get up close to the majestic glaciers, including Upsala and Spegazzini.
  • Calafate Berry Legend: Taste the delightful calafate berry and take home a piece of Patagonia with you.

Travel to El Calafate

List of tours in Argentina that include a visit to El Calafate.

Photos of El Calafate

Images of El Calafate, capturing the mesmerizing glaciers, turquoise lakes, and the pristine wilderness of this natural wonderland in Argentine Patagonia.