Although El Chalten is known for its superb hiking and mountain climbing, its pristine wild scenery also lends itself perfectly to some spectacular riding.

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Ollie, Kate B and Alexandra are here to help give you the inside track.

Key Stats

Best Time To Visit

Sep - Apr

Flight from London London

13:30 hrs

Time Difference

GMT -3 hrs

Los Cerros lodge has stables just a few yards from the hotel, and arranges half day rides along riverbanks, past waterfalls and through panoramic valley views, with the Fitz Roy Massif mountain range always visible.

Choose a route that passes the Cerro Torre base camp en route for beautiful Lake Torre, or make for Rio Blanco base camp, where you can dismount and enjoy some trekking before heading the horses homewards.

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Where to stay

Estancia Helsingfors

Estancia Helsingfors

The Estancia Helingsfors is a traditional and cosy home-from-home in the ruggedly spectacular Los Glaciares National Park of Patagonia.

Los Cerros

Los Cerros

Set on a hillside surrounded by dramatic scenery, Hotel Los Cerros overlooks the small town of El Chaltén in Southern Patagonia.

Eolo

Eolo

Eolo is a stylish country lodge located between El Calafate and the renowned Los Glaciares National Park in Argentine Patagonia.

Aguas Arriba Lodge

Aguas Arriba Lodge

Situated at the Estancia Río de Las Vueltas, Aguas Arriba Lodge is located in the remote and stunning Patagonia wilderness surrounded by endless stretches of lake shoreline and acres of forest, and is just 23 miles from El Chaltén.

Esplendor Hotel El Calafate

Esplendor Hotel El Calafate

Simplicity is the name of the game at this comfortable hotel perched on a hill above the city of El Calafate from which to explore the wilderness and mountains of Patagonia.

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Ollie, Kate B and Alexandra are our Southern Patagonia experts and as seasoned travellers they have the inside track on the most memorable adventures.

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