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About the airport
Lago Argentino Airport, with the IATA code "ING" and the ICAO code "SAWA," is a small regional airport located in the province of Santa Cruz, Argentina. Situated near the town of El Calafate, it serves as the main gateway to the stunning Los Glaciares National Park and the famous Perito Moreno Glacier.
Despite its size, Lago Argentino Airport offers modern facilities and services to ensure a comfortable travel experience. It operates domestic flights connecting El Calafate with major cities in Argentina, including Buenos Aires. International flights are limited but available during peak tourist seasons.
Upon arrival, passengers can find car rental services, taxis, and shuttle buses to reach their desired destinations. The airport is conveniently located just a short distance from El Calafate, where visitors can find a wide range of accommodation options, restaurants, and tourist services.
Travellers planning a trip to Argentina should consider Lago Argentino Airport as their entry point to explore the breathtaking natural wonders of Los Glaciares National Park and the awe-inspiring Perito Moreno Glacier.
Hotels and places to stay
Konke Hotel & Sabores
Glaciares De La Patagonia
Hosteria Puerto San Julian
Hotel Picos del Sur
El Mana Rentals Apartments
Amigo del Mundo Hosteria y Apart Hotel
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Bigger and popular cities in the wider vicinity are these:Less relevant cities
These are some smaller cities that might be interesting. They are all rather close.
- Caserio Los Leones
- Charles Fuhr
- Colonia Francisco Perito Moreno
- El Calafate
- El Toro
- Estancia Pudeto
- Fuentes del Coyle
- La Victorina
- Lago Viedma
- Paso Rio Bote
- Puerto Bandera
- Puesto Sarmiento de Gamboa
- Punta del Lago
- Rio Bote
- Salto del Paine
- Seccion Lazo
- Tapi Aike
- Torres del Paine
- Tres Lagos
- Tres Torres