Upsala Glacier, El Calafate
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Admire the contours and colors of Upsala Glacier, one of Patagonia's biggest treats for nature lovers. The icebergs surrounding the glacier are renowned for their remarkable shapes, and on a sunny day, you can enjoy a spectacle of light reflecting off the ice. The only way to get close to the glacier is by boat, and you'll find numerous cruise companies offering tours from El Calafate. If you're looking for more than just sightseeing and photo opportunities, book one of the tours that include kayaking or walking on the glacier. Arrange your visit to Upsala Glacier and discover more family-friendly attractions in El Calafate using our El Calafate trip itinerary builder.
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  • We visit the Upsala glacier by hiring the Estancia Cristina excursion. Incredible view! Beautiful scenery.
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  • A tour boat on the Lake touring and seeing despedimiento of ice, in my case the Agency Viva patagonia which took us to the estancia Cristina where we spent all day hire
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  • Well worth visiting this Glacier too, wasn't so good as Perito Moreno, but worth a visit.
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