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Full-dayLos Glaciares National Park Cruise from El Calafate with Gourmet Lunch

Full-dayLos Glaciares National Park Cruise from El Calafate with Gourmet Lunch
Duration:
10 hours
From:
USD 337.50
Marvel at the vast glaciers, snow-capped mountains, and glittering lakes of the Los Glaciares National Park on this full-day cruise from El Calafate. Cruise past the Spegazzini Glacier, walk through the ice fields at Puesto de las Vacas, and dine on a gourmet 4-course lunch served on-board (included). Round-trip transfers from El Calafate are included.

El Calafate Glaciarium Entrance Ticket with Shuttle Bus from El Calafate

El Calafate Glaciarium Entrance Ticket with Shuttle Bus from El Calafate
Duration:
1 to 2 hrs
From:
USD 20.00
<p>Your Glaciarium entrance ticket enables you to discover the wonderful world of glaciers during your unguided interactive excursion. It is the first interpretive center and museum dedicated to ice and glaciers, a place to visit to understand this natural phenomena in-depth. The center is a modern space designed to entertain and educate with an array of audiovisual stimuli. Many years of exploration, research and knowledge about Patagonia and its glaciers are shown through the unguided exhibits which are accessible to explore and learn. Explore the Glaciarium as long as you would like knowing a free shuttle service is available every hour to and from El Calafate. </p>

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El Calafate Airport

Where is El Calafate Airport?  


The city of El Calafate is stuated 320 kilometres northwest of Río Gallegos, Santa Cruz, the largest province in Argentine Patagonia.


El Calafate is the gateway to Perito Moreno Glacier, Cerro Chaltén and Cerro Torre in Los Glaciares National Park, an important tourist destination.


El Calafate International Airport (IATA: FTE, ICAO: SAWC), officially Comandante Armando Tola International Airport, or  El Calafate Comandante Armando Tola Airport, or simply El Calafate Airport, is located about 21 kilometres (13 miles) east  of El Calafate, in Santa Cruz Province, Argentina.


El Calafate Airport serves about half a million passengers a year.


Airlines that fly to El Calafate Airport include Aerochaco, Aerolíneas Argentinas, LADE and LAN Argentina.


Cities with flights to El Calafate Airport include Buenos Aires, Comodoro Rivadavia, Córdoba, Gobernador Gregores, Mar del Plata, Puerto Madryn, Río Gallegos, Río Grande, San Carlos de Bariloche, Trelew and Ushuaia.


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El Calafate Airport's terminal was designed by Carlos Ott, the famous architect from Uruguay.

 

El Calafate Airport services include:


  • Drugstore
  • Cafeteria (open around scheduled flight times)
  • Electrical outlets

 

You will need to pay a boarding fee at El Calafate Airport:


  • Domestic: ARS 38.00
  • Regional: ARS 6.05
  • International: USD 20.50




Additional El Calafate Airport information may be found by visiting their official website below.



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Last Updated: 15 Apr 2017