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Reach the historic place where Chilean Carabineros and Argentinean Gendarmes exchanged fire in 1965 and almost started a war between the two countries. This lake and its protection are the main reasons the town of El Chalten was created in 1985.

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8 hours


Hotel pickup available


Mobile ticket

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  • What's included :
    • 4-hour wait at Lago del Desierto for your own exploration
    • Entry/Admission - Lago del Desierto
    What's excluded :
    • Snacks - No snacks or beverages provided
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Lago del Desierto, Argentina

    • Reach a main landmark of historic litigation between Argentina and Chile
    • Visit the place where Argentinean Gendarmes shot dead a Chilean Carabinero
    • Walk around almost unspoiled woods and look out for huemules
    • Enjoy amazing views of Lago del Desierto, Mt. Fitz Roy, and Cerro Huemules
    • Optional Drop off stops at Hostería El Pilar, Río Eléctrico, and Estancia Huemules
    • Optional boat sailing of Lago del Desierto, hiking to the top of Cerro Huemules (45 min.), and visit Punta Norte of the lake

    Duration: 4 hours

  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We pick you up at your hotel in El Chalten
    Return Detail :
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.



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Organised by Transporte Las Lengas

Activity ID: V-151533P4

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