Lago Argentino, El Calafate

4.7
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Must see · Water Body · Nature / Park
Yet another example of Patagonia's incomparable nature, Lago Argentino wows visitors with its spectacular scenery. Surrounded by craggy mountains and enormous glaciers, Argentina's largest freshwater lake attracts a growing number of outdoor enthusiasts, photographers, and fishermen. Take a boat trip to see the mighty Upsala glacier from your vantage point on the water. Keep an eye out for bright pink flamingos as your boat weaves around icebergs floating in the lake. Take a look at our El Calafate online sightseeing planner to schedule your visit to Lago Argentino and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • The colors were stunning and it truly is a wonderful lake next to the airport as you fly in! You can also take short or long boat trips out to see the various glaciers,  more »
  • very large lake and great view no matter where you are. it can easily be scene from anywhere in el calafate. lake and surroungin area especially the mountains make a great view  more »
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