Argentina’s El Perito Moreno Glacier: Complete Visitor’s Guide

One of the most beautiful places in the world, the Perito Moreno glacier is a rare tourist attraction that is 100% worth the buzz – and the price tag. 

Los Glaciares National Park in Argentina Patagonia is home to the Perito Moreno glacier. The park is 75 kilometres west of El Calafate.

Where is the Perito Moreno glacier?

CalTur and Chaltén Travel are the two bus companies that operate this route.

How to get to Los Glaciares National Park

Take a bus

With a group of four or five people, the cost will be similar to buying bus tickets, and you will be in control of when you go and return!

Rent a car

If you are still looking for a cheaper option, hitchhiking is very common in Patagonia.


It is a great option for getting really close to the glacier for photos.

Boat tours

Some of this will just be time to explore and experiment walking up and down ice walls. Those shoe spikes made you feel invincible.

Mini Trek

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