Fitz Roy, El Chalten

4.9
Must see · Mountain · Nature / Park
Poking above the horizon like a pair of cat's ears, the peaks of Fitz Roy offer one of Patagonia's iconic sights. Each year, hundreds of climbers from across the globe flock to the mountain range to test their skill on one of the most technically difficult climbs in the world. Only the most experienced have a realistic chance of reaching the top, but the mountains offer plenty more to keep other visitors entertained. Make the arduous day trek to the mountain to earn the view of your life, or go camping in the surrounding area for a wild experience. Put Fitz Roy on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our El Chalten day trip planner.
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  • The Fitz Roy hike is absolutely amazing. It begins through varied terrains and finishes with a steep climb up to beautiful lake with views over the mountain peaks. Words cannot do this place justice.  more »
  • El Chalten in Argentina is a town that only exists since 1985 and is mainly the base for many youthful backpackers, who go hiking in the surrounding mountains and glacier area. The majestic cliffs...  more »
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  • Good luck trying to get a good view. Mountain is surrounded by clouds most of the time, but once you do, its very rewarding
  • There's a reason it's famous. Easy 5 stars, enjoy! :P
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