Lago del Desierto, Province of Santa Cruz

Ever-popular tours to Lago del Desierto attract scores of visitors every year thanks to its unparalleled panoramic views and crystal clear azure waters flanked by verdant Patagonian forest. Trekking the area is a rewarding excursion, and tour companies usually offer guided walking tours of varying difficulty so do your research. Views of mountains Fitz Roy and Torre as well as glaciers and waterfalls surrounded by tall lush regional trees will greet you on your voyage. The lake has been the historical subject of a dispute of ownership between Argentina and Chile. Leave plenty of time for this trip as the mountain roads are difficult to traverse and could take as long as two hours to get there by car. Arrange to visit Lago del Desierto and other attractions in Province of Santa Cruz using our Province of Santa Cruz road trip app .
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  • Heavy rain in trekking on Cerro Torre climbing road stop and rushed toward the Lake. Are a lot of people who are camping or fly fishing but cold, surprise! Lake spreads and Antarctic beech forests, clean and good to go.
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  • Water, forest, mountains, animals, each step opens a window of landscapes that is as be leafing through a photo album! The road is part of the adventure, and the navigation is highly recommended. The excursion can be hired in Chalten or El Calafate
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  • Although the road sometimes requires double traction in snow, worth visit him and walks on the snow at laguna huemul and edge of the Lake. It is a historic Valley that held one of the toughest border conflicts between Chile and Argentina, which it ambiguous in Patagonia.
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  • Beautiful place.
  • Beautiful place. Walking through the Woods by the Lake transmits a unique peace. Discover so much vegetation in the southern area and waterfalls coming down the mountain make this tour an experience not to miss.
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  • Very beautiful, it is worthwhile to know him
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  • A paradise that should visit if or if during your visit to el Chalten. The road should be paved. Incredibly beautiful. A gem in Argentina.
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  • Beautiful Lake, with views of glaciers and the north face of the Fitzroy. Walk along its waters is excellent, between jumps, climbs, and beaches, breathtaking views are discovered.
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