Los Glaciares National Park, El Calafate, Argentina
The Perito Moreno Glacier is a huge ice mass, located in the Lago Argentino department of the Santa Cruz province, in the Patagonia region. It is one of the 48 glaciers fed by the Southern Patagonia Ice Fields.
Ruta Provincial 11, El Calafate, Santa Cruz, Argentina
One of the latest Calafate attractions, it is a modern glacier Interpretation Centre, built to entertain and educate about ice, glaciers and the Patagonian Ice Fields. One of the few glaciological interpretation sites of the world.
It also hosts a "hip" Ice Bar.
Julio Argentino Roca 1004, El Calafate, Santa Cruz, Argentina
The bus terminal is the main hub for land transportation for the entire shouthwest of the Santa Cruz province. It receives mainly tourists visiting the Perito Moreno Glacier. It has connections to El Chalten, Rio Gallegos and Puerto Natales (Chile).
It is located south of the Andes Mountain Range, in the southernmost part of the Santa Cruz province and on the base of the Fitz Roy mountain. This little touristic villa is settled in the heart of the Los Glaciares National Park, and often known as the "trekking capital" of Argentina.
The Torres del Paine National Park is part of the National System of Protected Areas of Chile. In 2006 it covered an area of approximately 242 242 ha. It is one of the largest parks in the country and one of the most important. It is the third most visited, of which about 75% is especially European foreign tourists.