Upsala Glacier, El Calafate

4.6
Admire the contours and colors of Upsala Glacier, one of Patagonia's biggest treats for nature lovers. The icebergs surrounding the glacier are renowned for their remarkable shapes, and on a sunny day, you can enjoy a spectacle of light reflecting off the ice. The only way to get close to the glacier is by boat, and you'll find numerous cruise companies offering tours from El Calafate. If you're looking for more than just sightseeing and photo opportunities, book one of the tours that include kayaking or walking on the glacier. Use our El Calafate online vacation maker to arrange your visit to Upsala Glacier and other attractions in El Calafate.
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  • While for safety reasons due to the instability of his wall, it was amazing to get at a reasonable distance among the wonderful icebergs that have come off him. Lakescape, icebergs and magestuous mountains!!!
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  • an unmissable walk, excellent nautical walk between glaciers, the one we did ended at the Spegazzini glacier, the highest, very good walk between glaciers, do not missit!!!
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