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Free Things To Do in Argentine Patagonia

If you have extra time, Atlantic Patagonia is worthwhile.
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    Argentine Lake District
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    Stretching across northwestern tip of Argentine Patagonia sits the picturesque Lake District. Sandwiched between the Andes mountains withChilean Patagoniato the west andAtlantic Patagoniato the east, the Lake District contains breathtaking vistas from nearly every angle. San Carlos de Bariloche, known simply as Bariloche, serves as the region's major hub. Towering

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    Southern Patagonia
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    Boasting jaw-dropping sights—includingPerito Moreno Glacier,Mount Fitz Roy, andCueva de las Manos—Southern Patagonia attracts culture-hounds and nature-seekers alike. Sitting beneath theLake DistrictandAtlantic Patagoniaat Patagonia's southernmost tip, this rustic district sits to the east of the Chilean border, sprawling downward to the verge of Antarctica.

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    Atlantic Patagonia
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    This beautiful Patagonian region (which skirts the Atlantic Ocean and sits just east of theLake Districtand aboveSouthern Patagonia) consists of wildlife havens and quaint Welsh villages. Here, you'll spot tea connoisseurs flocking to towns like Trelew and Gaiman in search of the perfect brew and throngs of visitors congregating toPeninsula

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    Mount Fitz Roy
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    This jagged, granite-walled mountain towers 11,000 feet over El Chaltén inSouthern Patagonia. Mount Fitz Roy, which typically stands obscured in a haze of clouds, was originally named "Chaltén," meaning "smoking mountain" in the ancient Tehuelche tribe's dialect. Today, its title commemorates Sir. Robert FitzRoy, the sailor who guided Charles Darwin

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