Road to El Chalten, El Chalten

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Scenic Drive
Take a relaxing and enjoyable ride through some of the area's most impressive landscapes on Road to El Chalten, a scenic route that stretches for 222 km (138 miles) and links El Chalten with El Calafate. On a bus trip or with a rented car, catch sights of the wildlife and geological features of the area, with herds of guanacos, sheep farms, grazing cattle, and Lago Viedma and Chalten Massif all visible from the road as you approach the town. Stop off in the wilderness to explore the area's many attractive vistas, and at the roadside estancias for light refreshments and locally sourced foods. Make Road to El Chalten part of your personalized El Chalten itinerary using our El Chalten vacation generator.
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  • It is worth to cruising it, to admire the Mount Fitz Roy in your windshield as you roll on the RP 23 till you reach the lookout point at the entrance of the Los Glaciares National Park  more »
  • We rent a car from El Calafate. It was a very beautiful road to El Chalten. We stopped many time to take a lot of pictures. Most of the time we have the road to ourselves . This is the most beautiful ...  more »
  • A truly breathtaking scenic drive. The drive takes a little over 2 hours, unless you make a lot of stops. It's pretty barren - few signs of civilization. But the views! We rented a car which was almos...  more »