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Lake Viedma Glacier Riding Escape

Accommodations for Lake Viedma Glacier Riding Escape

This is a stationary ride where all nights are at the same location. Check in is after 1 pm and check out is at 10 am. Guests are required to leave their room by 10am, however guests may stay at the lodge, have lunch and enjoy a half-day activity for an extra cost.

The lodge has over 100 years of history and is located at the foot of the Andes Mountains on the shores of the Viedma Lake, right in front of a breathtaking view of Mt. Fitz Roy (or Chaltén, as the local Tehuelches aboriginals called it).
It has 9 luxury rooms (7 double and 2 triple) which can accommodate up to 20 guests. All rooms are heated and come with a private bathroom. Each room is exquisitely decorated, yet with amazing simplicity - combining warm colors and different textures that harmonize and blend in with the natural environment. Guests can share their experiences around a large fireplace in the living area. It should be noted that although there is electricity at the lodge, there are no Tvs and no phone signal.
WiFi is available free of charge. Guests are allowed to make phone calls but cannot receive them (extra cost).There is no mobile phone coverage and no TV but there is electricity.
Laundry services are available for an extra fee.

Check in is after 1 pm and check out is at 10 am. Guests are required to leave their room by 10am, however guests may stay at the lodge, have lunch and enjoy a half-day activity for an extra cost.

All meals (three-course fixed meals) and soft drinks are included during this trip.
Lunch is included on your arrival day. No lunch is included on your day of departure. However, this can be arranged for an extra fee.

The lodge has its own vegetable garden. Typical local dishes such as Patagonian lamb or exquisite local trout are just some of the delectable meals on offer.

Alcoholic beverages are not included but can be purchased locally. The lodge has a refined wine cellar featuring a variety of Argentine and Chilean selected vintage wines.

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Lake Viedma Glacier Riding Escape
Tour Code: IT-ARSR02
5 days / 4 nights ~$1,800.00
Dates : Nov to April

Trip Rating :
Difficulty : Riding Level
Riding Level Explained
Beginner A rider who has limited experience, is unable to post the trot and does not canter.
Novice A rider who is capable of mounting and dismounting unassisted, capable of applying basic aids, comfortable and in control at the walk, moderate length posting trots, and short canters.
Intermediate A rider who has a firm seat, is confident and in control at all paces (including posting trots, two point canters and gallops), but does not ride regularly.
D Strong Intermediate
Strong Intermediate An intermediate rider who is currently riding regularly and is comfortable in the saddle for at least 6 hours per day.
All of the above, plus an independent seat, soft hands, and capable of handlinga spirited horse in open country.
Lodging: Standard
Lodging Level Explained
= Facilities in lodges, estancias, haciendas, resorts, etc.
Basic lodging - some with shared bathroom facilities, usually no AC or room service.
Regular standard room - usually with private bath.
 Accommodations with superior comforts.
 = Trips with nights in tent camps. Sometimes the first and last night are in hotels.
Basic tent camping - everyone helps out with camp chores.
Regular standard with some camp amenities and camp cook.
Camping facilities with superior comforts like camp shower, bathroom facility..
 = Trips that combine nights in hotels and camping.
Basic accommodation and basic camping facilities can be expected.
Regular standard with some nicer amenities.
Only assigned to hotel and camping facilities with superior comforts.

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Tack: South American
Horses: Criollos cross
Pace: Slow to Moderate some trots and canter...
Walk, Trot, Canter,
Airport: El Calafate
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