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Located in Glacier National Park, this 15,000-year-old lake is the largest in Argentina.
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El Calafate, Argentina
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived in El Calafate at 8am and immediately rented bikes to see the coastline of the city. We drove around 38 km and we saw Lago Argentino from pretty much all angles. Absolutely beautiful!!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The biggest lake in Argentina. It has the most beautiful light blue colour you can imagine. It's a good idea to rent a car and go along the coastal route. You can stop whenever you want to take some great pics and enjoy the tranquil...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lake Argentino makes for an incredible landscape! It is a huge lake with looks different depending on where you see it. Snow mountains, icebergs floating, flamingos here and there, waters of amazing bright blue color.

Thank Mariel1908
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

I did the bout trip. It was amazing to see the small and big pieces floating in the water. You also see the mountains in the background. Must see thing

Thank Osman B
Reviewed 4 September 2018

I've never seen anything like the water of Lago Argentino; its opacity and turquoise color are enchanting. It's a really beautiful and peaceful walk along the shores of Lago Argentino or a boat ride to one of the nearby glaciers.

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Reviewed 7 August 2018

By the maria turquesa boat, you are almost for the full day over there, still you can not sail the complete lake. The lake is beautiful duw to the spectacular views of the glaciers and ice bergs.

Thank AforappleG
Reviewed 30 July 2018

Great place to hang around. Take photos of the pink flamingoes and watch both kids and adults doing some ice skiing, and of course, the guys with 4x4s doing their thing on the edges.

Thank MASKDUN
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

The biggest laque in thé thé country. You need a guide to share with you more details . A must of you have the time for.

Thank Gregboston9
Reviewed 13 July 2018

A Grand Lago with spectacular views all along the shore .. Best trekking and scenic drive ride - Pink flamingos , Magellanic Woodpecker, Chimango Caracara , black neck swan , Chilean condors - varieties of species - beautiful mountain , sunset ,sunrises

1  Thank Kinner P
Reviewed 30 May 2018

Beautiful place for picture from different angles with snowed mountains in the background. Lots of ducks and different birds floating around

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Response from Alan P | Reviewed this property |
Hi Diane My trip to Patagonia was the first 3 weeks of January. We could not have asked for nicer weather. Clear skies and daytime temps 55-60 degrees. It was shirt and short sleeves all day long. In El Calafate we stayed... More
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Response from JuliaHubbel | Reviewed this property |
Hey guys, as with any large, large body of water, it depends on weather conditions. As other respondents have indication there is time to stop and view, and also the boat isn't moving fast in the first place. But given the... More
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