You will also access to our self operated active tours, recommended all over, and on top of that...
you might save money by taking the right decisions thanks to our friendly staff !
Great services are awaiting for you:
private rooms, fully equipped kitchen facilities, ALL ROOMS W/PRIVATE BATHROOMS, free Internet access, lockers in all rooms, free wifi tours to glaciers & mountains and much more!!!
Access to our own active travell agency by staying at hostels del Glaciar.
There is also a great common area and free movies every night !
You will find spaces for you and your new friends at the common areas or take your own time at your private room for you and your couple.
A board with all the information and tips you need, so you know what's up as you arrive !
There is a free storage room and free transport from the bus terminal. In case you need to live heavy items during your mini trips to Torres del Paine or El Chalten, no problem carring stuff, use our free baggage deposit !
From Buenos Aires, by plane: direct to El Calafate, Aerolineas Argentinas, LAN. LADE (3hrs). Otherwise: fly to Rio Gallegos (4hrs) and then bus to El Calafate (4hrs).
From Buenos Aires, by bus to Rio Gallegos, then transfer to El Calafate (estimated time: 38hrs).
From Puerto Natales, Chile by bus: leaves mornings, arrives in Calafate by noon (est. duration: 5hrs). There are also 2 flights a day with Aerovias DAP, a small Chilean airline.
From Punta Arenas: bus to Puerto Natales, once there inquire about buses to El Calafate (very easy to find). Or: bus to Rio Gallegos and transfer to El Calafate.
From Bariloche you have the following options:
Direct flight to El Calafate with AEROLINEAS ARGENTINAS OR AUSTRAL, or via Buenos Aires.
Also cross over to Puerto Montt (Chile) and fly to Punta Arenas then bus to El Calafate by ferry boat (ask for Navimag) to Puerto Natales (4-day journey), then bus to El Calafate.
From Trelew / Puerto Madryn: Direct flights to El Calafate or plane or bus to Rio Gallegos, then bus to Calafate.
From Ushuaia: fly with Aerolineas Argentinas or other airlines to El Calafate or Rio Gallegos or bus to Rio Gallegos (TAQSA O TECNIAUSTRAL).
From Río Gallegos: many buses (4hrs/ 300kms) they leave from bus station with a stop at the Rio Gallegos's airport to go on to El Calafate.