Argentinian Republic

  • Official language: Spanish.
  • Money: Peso Argentino.
  • Passport: Valid 6 months.
  • Visa: not required for most countries (Permission to stay: 90 days).
  • Vaccinations: are not necessary.
  • Electricity: 220V / 50Hz.

El Chaltén

  • International Dialling Code: 0054 2962.
  • Local Dialling Code: 02962.
  • How to get there: by land from El Calfate (215 Km).
  • Closest airport: El Calafate (210 Km).
  • Weather: Southern Summer is dry, windy and very variable.
  • Average minimum temperature: -2ºC (winter).
  • Average maximum temperature: 16ºC (summer).

Not available services in town

  • Banks.
  • Cash dispensers.
  • Money exchange agencies.
  • Mobile phones service.