The Glaciers are the main attraction of El Calafate and the best way to visit them is through a boat excursion in the Los Glaciares National Park.
With Ice Rivers excursion you will get to approach the Upsala, Spegazzini and Seco glaciers. Upsala being the largest and Spegazzini the highest among all glaciers in the park.
Boat boarding starts at 8:30 hs. at Punta Bandera and departure is at 9:00 hs.
The first part of the excursion is in the northern arm of Lake Argentino across the Boca del Diablo, the narrowest part of the lake, then you will go to the Upsala and Spegazzini channels where you are able to see the respective glaciers.
The navigation runs in between spectacular icebergs of immense size and varied forms.
Once you have enjoyed these wonders of nature, you’ll undertake the return to the same port of departure and from there, to your hotel at El Calafate by land.
Tour Duration: Half-day (5 hours)
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