Patagonia is famous as the capital of trekking in Argentina, however, in my humble opinion of a non-professional enthusiastic trekker is that it should be considered the world’s trekking capital.

The place is magical. You don’t need to pay attention to what is around, is impossible to miss. People say “there is no need for a good camera or to be a good photografer, just shoot”. On the right side green lakes, on the left side unique mountain formations.

On the top of the cake, something that really make it doable for anyone, begginers to pros, is the low altitude that allows you to not have any breathing problems (unless you go hike/escalate Mount Fitz Roy in el Chalten). Trails are mostly flat with few steep parts along the way, although nothing that will make you knees cry like a baby – just be used to long hours walking and it will be fine.

As I said something to consider is the length of the trails as most of them reaches 20km return way and take a full day hike to contemplate the main spot you are going to. Routes in general are all flat with minor elevation, i guess up to 200 meters, and whichever Park you go there plenty of information along the way, camping spots and path easilly found.

My whole trip was 15 days lenght and I visited Ushuaia, El Chalten, El Calafate and Torres del Paine being enough to blow my mind for a lifetime. This post is just to summarize my stay in this magnificente place however I would pretty much enjoy writing more (and will try) in the future.

Below just a few shots of the places.

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