Trip Planner: South America / Argentina / Patagonia / Province of Santa Cruz / El Calafate / Upsala Glacier
Admire the contours and colors of Upsala Glacier, one of Patagonia's biggest treats for nature lovers. The icebergs surrounding the glacier are renowned for their remarkable shapes, and on a sunny day, you can enjoy a spectacle of light reflecting off the ice. The only way to get close to the glacier is by boat, and you'll find numerous cruise companies offering tours from El Calafate. If you're looking for more than just sightseeing and photo opportunities, book one of the tours that include kayaking or walking on the glacier. Use our El Calafate online vacation maker to arrange your visit to Upsala Glacier and other attractions in El Calafate.
Tours to Upsala Glacier
Sailing to Upsala Glacier and Patagonia Adventure to Estancia Cristina BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $160
Duration: 12 hours 30 minutes
El Calafate Glaciers Sightseeing Cruise BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $176
Duration: 9 hours
Upsala Glacier Reviews
Si bien por razones de seguridad debido a la inestabilidad de su pared, fue increíble llegar a distancia prudencial entre los maravillosos témpanos que de él se han desprendido. Paisaje de lago, témpa... more »While for safety reasons due to the instability of his wall, it was amazing to get at a reasonable distance among the wonderful icebergs that have come off him. Lakescape, icebergs and magestuous mountains!!!
un paseo imperdible, excelente paseo náutico entre glaciares, el que hicimos terminaba en el glaciar Spegazzini, el mas alto, muy buen paseo entre glaciares, no se lo pierdan!!! more »an unmissable walk, excellent nautical walk between glaciers, the one we did ended at the Spegazzini glacier, the highest, very good walk between glaciers, do not missit!!!
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