Road to El Chalten, El Chalten
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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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  • Beautiful road, changing landscapes, lakes, peaks. By car, with good music or cool programs, it's ideal!
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  • We went to El Calafate to El Chalten rental car. The roads are in good condition, and are very well marked. The landscapes are a show, there are many "miradores" on the road to stop and take pictures! The wind is strong and constant, should be taken.
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  • The road to El Chalten already gorgeous. If not go to stay in the city, it pays to do the path there. If you have open time even better!
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