Looking for things to do in El Calafate? If you want a personalised exclusive experience, a private tour is the best option for you. Discover the Perito Moreno glacier or the natural landscapes of El Chaltén in a small group just for you and your family or friends.
Private Tour from El Calafete
When you book, you can decide between two different private trips departing from El Calafate.
Perito Moreno Glacier Private Tour (8 Hours)
From El Calafate, we will take Provincial Route 11 that borders Lake Argentino, and we will enter the Magallanes Peninsula. The tour passes through the Brazo Rico until we get to the Curva de los Suspiros (the curve of sighs), where we will catch our first glimpse of the majestic Perito Moreno Glacier.
We will take advantage of the stop to take some photos and we will continue to the Bajo de las Sombras dock, where those who want to can take a one-hour cruise to the south wall of the glacier. Then we'll visit the famous footbridges where, from its balconies, we'll be able to enjoy views of the glacier from all sides.
You will have free time to explore the various circuits and trails (Red, Blue, Yellow and Green) where you'll not only enjoy the three hundred and sixty degree views of the glacier, but also of the native animal and plant life. Then, after 8 hours we'll drop you back off in El Calafate.
El Chaltén Private Tour (12 Hours)
From El Calafate we will head to El Chaltén, a small town located at the foot of the famous Mount Fitz Roy.
When you get there, you can enjoy the trekking routes or climbing circuits if you're sa true mountaineer. A unique route and unmissable for true mointan lovers!
Why book a private tour?
By booking a private tour not only will you enjoy a tailored experience with a guide exclusively for you, but you'll also be able to do it any day of the week and at the time that best suits you. What's more, if you're a large group, you'll save money!
When you book, you must specify the time you want us to pick you up from your hotel. We recommend starting at 9 am to make the most of daylight.
Ticket to The Glacier Park
If you choose the trip to the Perito Moreno Glacier, you'll have to pay the entry fee to the Glacier Park. Payment is made in cash in local currency at the ticket offices. The price per person is 800 ARS (US$ 8.40) per person.
This is a private tour organized for you and your partner, friends or family.
Trip to Perito Moreno Glacier
Up to 2 peopleUS$ 249.50
Up to 6 peopleUS$ 370.50
Up to 13 peopleUS$ 429.50
Up to 18 peopleUS$ 560
Trip to El Chalten
Up to 2 peopleUS$ 348
Up to 6 peopleUS$ 561.50
Up to 13 peopleUS$ 629.50
Up to 18 peopleUS$ 789.50
All of our providers comply with local legislation and applicable health recommendations to avoid the spread of Covid-19. Show more
A safe distance of one metre between clients will be maintained whenever possible.
The use of masks is obligatory. The client must bring their own mask.
Alcohol gel will be available before, during, and after the service.
All those running the service (guide, driver etc...) will wear a mask throughout its duration.
Disinfected radio units will be provided, and headphones will be single-use.
Handing out of printed material such as maps or brochures will be avoided.
The temperature and wellness of all those taking part in the service will be monitored daily, excluding and maintaining in quarantine any who display fever or symptoms.
The temperature of all attendees will be taken, and admission will be denied to those with a temperature of more than 37 degrees Celsius (99 Fahrenheit), and a full refund applied.
The transport used will be disinfected before and after each service and deep-cleaned every 24 hours.
The capacity of all means of transport will be reduced to 80% of their maximum capacity.
At monuments, museums and attractions, the maximum permitted capacity will be a 20% of the total maximum capacity.
Showing your voucher on your phone will be enough, and it is not necessary to print anything.
Alcoholic drinks are not available.
8 hours 30 minutes - 12 hours.
The activity takes place with a guide that speaks in english.
Hotel pick up and drop off.
English speaking guide.
Transport in air conditioned vehicle.
Exclusive private tour, there will be no one else in the group.
Picnic lunch (El Chalten option).
Lunch for the Perito Moreno excursion.
Ticket to the Los Glaciares National Park for the Perito Moreno Glacier trip (800 Argentinian pesos, approx. 26 euros).
When to book?
You can book up until 24 hours before the activity as long as there are still places. Book now to guarantee your spot.
Type of voucher
Electronic. Show the voucher on your phone.
All services published on Civitatis are carried out in accordance with our Sustainability Code. Specifically, this activity applies the following practices: Show more
Printed material is avoided.
No single-use plastics are used.
The activity helps the dissemination of local cultural heritage.
No printing of documentation required.
Promotes local employment.
Has a gender equality policy.
Has a carbon footprint offset policy.
Frequently asked questions
Q - How to book?
A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.
If you have any other questions please contact us.