Sendero Loma del Pliegue Tumbado, El Chalten

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Push your limits by hiking the 17 km (11 mi) trail at Sendero Loma del Pliegue Tumbado. The trail becomes more difficult with elevation, but your efforts will be rewarded with views of picturesque mountains sheltering Andean condors and rare slipper orchids. Along the way, look for famous landmarks, such as Mount Fitz Roy, Cerro Torre, and Laguna Torre. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Sendero Loma del Pliegue Tumbado by using our El Chalten trip generator.
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  • The hike up to Loma del Pliegue Tumbado is a lovely gradual climb to a great vista point for looking at Mt Fitzroy and – if you are lucky – Cerro Torre. Don’t drink from the streams lower down, as the...  more »
  • The path of the Loma del Pliegue Tumbado is not of those who have more press, but has the best views of the lakes and hills in the area. It is a route of medium difficulty, does not too steep slopes, you have approximately 10 km which can travel in standard form in about 3 hours. Is have views spectacular of the cerro Fitz Roy and their needles surrounding, of the Hill Tower (although this year virtually not is it could see, by be covered of clouds in form permanent), of the Lagoon Tower, of them lagoons Capri, mother and daughter. The caution that there are that have is that them days of winds very strong, them same is feel much because the trail is very exposed.
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  • We've hiked most of the trails around El Chalten and this hike was especially nice due to the fact the trail was uncrowded, the slope was gentle (but pretty consistently upward), and the vista at the ...  more »