Cerro Fitz Roy, El Chalten
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Poking above the horizon like a pair of cat's ears, the peaks of Cerro Fitz Roy offer one of Patagonia's iconic sights. Each year, hundreds of climbers from across the globe flock to the mountain range to test their skill on one of the most technically difficult climbs in the world. Only the most experienced have a realistic chance of reaching the top, but the mountains offer plenty more to keep other visitors entertained. Make the arduous day trek to the mountain to earn the view of your life, or go camping in the surrounding area for a wild experience. Using our world travel planner, El Chalten attractions like Cerro Fitz Roy can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Imposing. Magnificent. Impossible not to visit it sometime. Chaltén a small paradise in constant growth
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  • One of the most beautiful places of Patagonia, argentina. The path that takes you to their base, where two stunning Lakes, have greater difficulty in the 1 km and the 10 km, especially the latter is tiring, but is a pleasure.
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  • One of the best places i stayed in Patagonia. Amazing view on Fitz Roy and the whole chain. I felt like i can climb as well the "line across the sky" :-) Use the hike starting from Hosteria El Pilar t...  more »