08:00 Starting pick up from hotel
10:00 Embarking at Puerto Las Sombras, 20 min boat ride
Arrival to the shelter, explanation about the activity and walk to the base of the glacier. Guides will put on the crampons.
Icetrekking duration: 1.30 hs.
Free time for lunch and boat ride back to Puerto Bajo Las Sombras.
Transfer to the Walkways, free time (1 h) and transfer back to El Calafate arriving by 18.00.
The order of the tour changes according the embarking hour.
When the embarkation is before noon, the duration on the opposite side of the lake is 5 hs (4 hours of activity + 1 hour for lunch). When the embarkation is in the afternoon, the duration is 4 hours.
Daily embarkations from 10 to 15 hs
* afternoon hours only during high season, according to demand
Duration of the tour:
10 hours approximately
Meals & Fee Entrance Not Included
What to Bring
Outfit: Sport shoes or trekking boots. Rubber and apres ski boots, as well as high heel shoes are not allowed. Comfortable sports wear, long trousers, warm sweater or pile, water or windproof jacket, sun glasses, sun block, gloves.
From 1 to 40 passengers.
From early August to late May
Guíide: Spanish - english. Ask other languages.