"Perito Moreno - a breathtaking spectacle" Top 5 Page for this destination El Calafate by Maggies
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Perito Moreno is the only inland glacier that is still growing. It comes down to 180 m over sea level and stops in the biggest lake in Argentina. There are more facts that are very impressive but the most impressive is the spectacle it makes.
It makes a constant sound, it's cracking, breaking, falling into the water and splashing. At the same time it's showing amazing colours, beautiful turquoise and all other shades of blue and white. It just feels like the glacier was alive, strong and fighting.
It makes a magical enchaning spectacle which you just can't stop admiring with a smile and your eyes and mouth wide open.
It might be considered off the bitten path as it's 5 hour bus ride on the pebbled road from El Calafate but it's an... more travel advice
There is a local market with many gift shops just off Av. Libertador close to the bus station. Ther are also lots of... more travel advice
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