El Chalten is a town in the Santa Cruz Province in Patagonia, southern Argentina, about 220 kilometres north of El Calafate. It's a popular town for trekkers and climbers to base themself while exploring the region.
From the El Chalten Travel Guide
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Lo De Trivi was a wonderful place to stay. They have a great kitchen, including a barrilla area. They clean everyday. The staff is friendly and aiming to please. The rooms are a bit cozy, but warm. The beds are very comfortable and quiet. Lo de Trivi isn't fancy, but it is charming, friendly, and affordable. ... more
Service with a smile. Comfortable beds and awesome hot showers. Great value for money if you're happy with basics. The owner is still renovating the property so don't be put off by the exterior!! Right opposite the bus station ... more
Waaaay at the north end of town (about as far from the new bus terminal as you can get, and also quite a hike to the largest concentration of restaurants; close to the start of the trail to Laguna de los Tres, though), with lackluster service (effectively no English spoken), flaky wifi, too soft mattresses, a tiny and not very inspiring breakfast, ... more
Info for El Chalten and Torres Del Paine - Patagonia
I loved my trip for 3 weeks in November. Updates on locations above: El Chalten - the range has been covered by ash clouds for the last few weeks. Check before you go. TDP - major man made fire has ...
Hostels in Patagonia
hi, do you know any cheap, with nice atmosphere hostels in Punta Arenas, Puerto Mont, El Calafate and El Chalten? Maybe you know any where I could find any climbing partners? Any recomendation? Antonio ...
budget accommodation in Puerto Natales in January
Can anyone recommend a nice, quiet and clean hostel in Puerto Natales where an over 50 couple can find a private room for 5 nights in January? We are also having trouble finding similar accommodation in El Chalten so any help will be greatly appreciated. ...
Hiking, hiking, hiking
Our next stop was the only town inside Los Glacieres national park, El Chalten, which we were very surprised to discover was only 28 years old. The main sights are Fitzroy and El Torre (mountains ...
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