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Address: Ushuaia Surrounds, Ushuaia, Argentina

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I think that there's not any other place in the world like this one. It'a a huge cavern excavated in the blue ice. It takes 4 hours to get there from Ushuaia, but it definitely... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 18 January 2015
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Funchal, Portugal
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2015

I think that there's not any other place in the world like this one. It'a a huge cavern excavated in the blue ice. It takes 4 hours to get there from Ushuaia, but it definitely worth the hard walk.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2012

We did this trek with Guias del Sur (www.gdspatagonia.com.ar) email: guiasdelsur@hotmail.com.ar Excellent choice! It is a demanding 12 hours trek: 7 hs to the summit of 1.400 mts thru forest, rock, ice (walking on ice, they provide crampons, piolet, hamlet) and 5 hs back. If you want you can do it in 2 days for a more "relaxed" climb, No... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2009

I also climbed Cerro Alvear with Compania de Guias de Patagonia. Luis looked after everything for us, all we had to do was turn up bright and early ready to climb. The last section is where you really need the harness, ropes and ice axes and was certainly the best part of the day for me. If you do the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2009

If you are looking for a little adventure and have never been mountaineering, this will get you hooked!!! We weren't planning to climb a mountain, but we stumbled on Cerro Alvear and the ascension was the best thing we did all holiday. Cerro Alvear is the tallest mountain in the area. The ascension up the mountain itself is not overly... More 

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