Mirador del Torre, El Chalten

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Hike up to Mirador del Torre, a viewpoint offering priceless vistas of some of the most famous and prominent peaks in the range. A favorite route among those with limited time to explore the area, this trail does present a challenge for inexperienced hikers, but it is well signposted and relatively short. The vista at the end of the route is well worth the effort, with snowcapped peaks, glacial valleys, and pines providing ideal backdrops for dramatic photos. Using our international travel planner, El Chalten attractions like Mirador del Torre can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • We took the bus up to the stating point and walk back to the car park and the top of El Chalton. 28 ks in all and the climb is hard. I really knew I had been on a long hike afterwards. but it is... 
    We took the bus up to the stating point and walk back to the car park and the top of El Chalton. 28 ks in all and the climb is hard. I really knew I had been on a long hike afterwards. but it is...  more »
  • Leaving Hostel Pilar you hike up to this viewpoint and it is amazing. Had some fantastic picture perfect shots of my husband and I from there. It was a nice walk up into the woods. We made our way....  more
    Leaving Hostel Pilar you hike up to this viewpoint and it is amazing. Had some fantastic picture perfect shots of my husband and I from there. It was a nice walk up into the woods. We made our way....  more »
  • Get the free map from the tourist information at the bus station as you enter the town. It make finding the start to walks very easy. It takes about 1.5 hours to get to this viewpoint - it is uphill.....  more
    Get the free map from the tourist information at the bus station as you enter the town. It make finding the start to walks very easy. It takes about 1.5 hours to get to this viewpoint - it is uphill.....  more »

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