Price per person:
CLP$ 90.000 per person.
Price per person:
CLP$ 90.000 per person.
15 hours and a half.
Minimum of passengers
Departure from 5 passengers.
Arturo Prat 270, Puerto Natales.
shared transport and bilingual guide Spanish and English (the guide goes only from El Calafate to Perito Moreno glacier).
What to bring:
warm clothing, comfortable shoes, warm hat, sunglasses, sunscreen, snack, water and gloves.
In case of suspension for weather conditions, we will refund 100% of your payment.
subject to weather conditions.
food, reciprocity fee, nautical Safari Navigation (AR$ 45.000 per person, departure not guaranteed, payment the day of the tour with cash or cards), pickup at your accommodation (urban area), entrance ticket to Los Glaciares National Park (AR$ 12.000 per person, subject to change, payment in cash the day of the tour) and accommodation in El Calafate.
valid travel document in excellent condition (see the details in the description).
Cancellation and rescheduling policy:
If you cancel your booking until 3 days before the beginning of the activity, we will refund 100% of the advance you paid for the booking.
We will meet in our meeting point to start a 5 hour and a half trip to the Perito Moreno Glacier in Argentina. After the formalities in Don Guillermo border crossing, the guide will board the bus in El Calafate o continue the road to the Los Glaciares National Park.
The visit to the park will be of 1 hour and a half, in which you can tour the walkways in front of the Perito Moreno Glacier. You will visit several lookout points and, if you are lucky enough, you will see ice calving from more than 70 m. In addition, there is the option of going over the walkways for 30 minutes and take the 1-hour navigation in front of the glacier (not included). The navigation will be possible only if there a confirmed departure and with availability when visiting the place, if the weather conditions allow it, and if there are no delays in the border crossing.
You will be able to make this tour in one of the following ways:
1. Full day (considers 11 hours of bus trip, in a single day)
*Option available from September 16th, 2023.
2. Return in another date
*Option available from September 16h, 2023.
3. Return the next day
*Option available until May 1st, 2024.
*For the tour it is mandatory for all passengers of the booking that their travel document (id card or passport) be valid and in excellent condition (the chip and the QR code must not have any details, like being cracked or patched). In case you don’t fulfill some of these requirements, Denomades will not make any refund out of the deadlines established in the cancellation policy of the activity.
*The transportation times between Puerto Natales and El Calafate, as well as the total duration of the tour, are subject to change according to the time that takes the customs formalities. Because of that, do not buy tickets, under any circumstance, to leave Puerto Natales during the night of the same day of the tour.
In what period of the year the tour is made?
The tour is made during the whole year, even though not all types of programs are available during the whole year. Full day and Return in another date are available from September to April, while the option Return the next day is the only one available between May and August. Depending on how the weather and the road conditions is, the available dates of one or another program may vary in some weeks, thing that you will see informed in the description and the final availability of the calendar.
Is it possible to end the tour in El Calafate without going back to Puerto Natales?
Yes, it is possible. For this you have to select the Full day option and you must indicate us your desire in the "Additional comments" box that will appear during the booking process.
It is necessary to have a visa to enter Argentina?
Depending on your nationality, there is a possibility of you need a tourism visa to enter Argentina. You can check if you need a visa or not, according to your country of origin in www.migraciones.gov.ar.
It is necessary to pay a reciprocity fee to enter Argentina?
Only if your country of origin is China and you are travelling with American visa it is necessary a payment of a reciprocity fee to enter Argentina, which you must previously make in www.migraciones.gov.ar.
If I am a resident foreigner in Chile, do I need passport to cross the border?
Only if you are a foreigner with permanent residence in Chile you will be able to cross the border showing your Chilean ID card. In case you are a foreigner with temporary residence in Chile, you must present your passport to cross the border.
Where can I buy Argentine pesos in Puerto Natales?
There are some exchange offices in downtown Puerto Natales, by the Arturo Prat St., near the church. If you have limited time, maybe it is suitable for you to exchange money before going to Puerto Natales.
What payment methods can I use to pay the entry ticket to the park and the Nautical Safari?
You can pay with debit or credit card or in cash, in Argentine pesos. Anyway, our recommendation is paying in cash, because there's not always signal in the port for the posnet to work. You can check the type of change o the day and to bring Argentine pesos from Puerto Natales, due to we do not make any stop for money exchange.
What type of transport is used for the tour?
The transport from Puerto Natales Bus Station to Los Glaciares National park is in a large bus or in a minivan (Sprinter type), depending on how big the group is.
How many bags or suitcases can I bring?
For the options of more than one day, in which you have to take some luggage for the days you will stay in El Calafate, there is no limit of bags.
What type of ship is used for the Nautical Safari?
The Nautical Safari is made in a catamaran with a panoramic deck, where you can go to see the Perito Moreno Glacier. The ship can change, but always will have a capacity from 60 people.
Is there any place where you can buy lunch in the Los Glaciares National Park?
Yes, there is a coffee shop inside the park, near the entrance to the walkways. You can buy snacks and drinks, and lunch for around AR$ 9.000. The payment methods available are cash and credit card. If you want to bring your own snacks and lunch, remember that these have to be packaged products and bottled water.