Spirit of glaciers is a exclusive Cruise in Patagonia and an excellent option for those who are looking for unique experience in natural environments. It is the only excursion that offer you to spend the night in Lake Argentino enjoying the beautiful Patagonian sunsets and the dark nights, immersed in a dream landscape. The tour consists of a three-days and two-nights boat trip through Argentino Lake visiting the Upsala, Spegazzini, Mayo and Perito Moreno Glaciers, among others, on the Santa Cruz Cruise, a boat for a small group of people, what makes this tour an exclusive experience with specialized attention to the travelers. This cruise in Patagonia includes full board during the whole trip.
We will pick you up at your hotel in El Calafate from 5:00 pm and travel 46 km along Provincial Route N° 11 until arriving at Puerto Punta Bandera. Once at the port we will embark at 6:00pm, the guides will welcome you with a welcome toast and the cabins will be assigned. Approximately at 6:30pm we will begin the navigation by the North Arm of Lake Argentino until arriving at the Puesto de las Vacas, in a calm bay inside the Spegazzini Channel, where we will spend the first night of this cruise in Patagonia
After enjoying an exclusive breakfast, you will disembark at the Puesto de las Vacas for a walk of approximately one hour accompanied by the guides. After the walk, you will embark again to head for the Spegazzini Glacier, in front of which the lunch will be served. After lunch we will continue the journey to the Upsala Channel where we will sail between icebergs and we will be able to observe a panoramic view of the Upsala Glacier. We will stop to observe the majesty of the landscape and then continue the navigation to Bahía Toro, in Seno Mayo where we will spend the second night. Cruise in Patagonia
We will have breakfast and then a walk in the Andean-Patagonian Forest will be made to observe in this magnificent environment the Mayo Glacier and Negro Glacier. After the hike we will embark to continue sailing to the Canal de los Témpanos. Upon arrival at Puerto Moreno we will have lunch and will disembark to visit the balconies in front of the Perito Moreno Glacier, the most famous glacier within Los Glaciares National Park. Later we will come back to the boat to return to the departure port, arriving approximately at 04:00pm. From this point we will return to the city of El Calafate. Cruise in Patagonia
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Live an adventure through the incredible landscapes of Patagonia, and discover every corner of its best attractions from north to south. Enjoy Bariloche and the lakes district, which resemble the mixture of huge forests, turquoise lakes, cozy villages, and emblematic mountains. Spot the amazing wildlife in Puerto Madryn and Peninsula Valdés, where you can see whales, penguins, sea lions, killer whales (orcas), and many other incredible species.
Experience the gaucho’s life at a local ranch (Estancia) in any part of the region. Discover the spectacular Paine Massif and its trekking trails, and Torres del Paine wildlife. Hike along the Argentina’s best trekking trails in El Chalten, and contemplate the incredible Glaciers in El Calafate. Reach the End of The World in Ushuaia and navigate on the Beagle Channel.
Whatever is your travel plan, we invite you to discover this region together, guided by our Patagonia travel experts.
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