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Municipality Statement

I want to bring tranquility to the whole community. From the Municipality we will do everything necessary and stipulated for the prevention and promotion of measures that help prevent the spread of the Coronavirus. We will disseminate methods of action for the public and private sectors, based on the scientific advice of experts and specialists in the field.

Today we form the committee of advisory specialists in which we appoint Dr. Osvaldo Cordano as spokesperson, who will be the person in charge of providing two daily reports with the verified and official information regarding COVID19 and any measure adopted, or that should be adopted.

Recommendations Guide for a Safe Post COVID Tourist Destination 19

of the Tourism and Sports Ministries of the Nation.

We are going through an unprecedented situation, absolutely new worldwide, so this guide, in addition to being dynamic, may be enriched with information from other tourist destinations, other methodologies applied in countries that are at different stages of the pandemic, even leaving she.


Interinstitutional Advisory Committee
Official communication of the Inter-institutional Advisory Committee, spokesperson Dr. Cordano.
Travel without fear
The World Health Organization did not recommend canceling trips, the coronavirus (Covid 19) is weaker than the flu and the aircraft cabins do not facilitate the transmission of this virus, says the Argentine Chamber of Tourism (CAT)

Dear hotel provider:

Thanking you for your permanent collaboration in the delivery of data, we leave below a report with the latest numbers released in February, which will surely be of interest to you.

More connectivity for El Calafate

Aerolineas Argentinas will regularly operate the El Calafate - Bariloche route with 2 weekly frequencies from May to September and between 7 and 9 frequencies from October to March. Connectivity is guaranteed all year.

Final data of the XXL weekend carnival occupation, February 2020
Tourism and sports minister Matias Lammens in El Calafate.

The mayor of El Calafate, Javier Belloni, together with the secretary of municipal tourism, Oscar Souto and the manager of the mixed entity of El Calafate, received the Minister of Tourism and Sports Matias Lammens and the Secretary of Tourism Promotion, Yanina Martin.

El Calafate present at FITUR 2020
El Calafate continues to deepen the promotional actions and says that it is present for the 13th consecutive year at the International Tourism Fair (FITUR), thus opening its calendar of promotional actions for the year 2020. The Secretary of Tourism of the Municipality of El Calafate and President of the Mixed Promotion Entity of El Calafate, Oscar Souto, together with Alexis Simunovic, councilor and vice president of the Mixed Promotion Entity of El Calafate, are participating in the 40th edition of this fair which is the most important global meeting for professionals of tourism that takes place in the city of Madrid, Spain from January 22 to 26.
2019 Promotion Actions

With great satisfaction we inform you of the next actions of the Mixed Promotion Entity, together with Fantastic Patagonia, where interested entrepreneurs can participate, without any registration fee ....


Patagonia Expolagos 2019
We host the 6th edition of Expolagos Patagonia 2019, a commercialization meeting for tourism products and services companies in southern Argentina, Chile and the Antarctic continent.
FIT 2019, International Tourism Fair of Latin America

As every year we will participate in FIT, International Tourism Fair 2019. It will be held in the Rural, City of Buenos Aires from October 5 to 8.

Gastronomic Week 2019
El Calafate "Land of Flavors"
From October 10 to 18, 2019, the 4th Edition of the Gastronomic Week will be held.
Cooks meeting

Promoters of Healthy Cooking.

Saturday, September 7, 7 p.m.
Amber Room of the Hotel Xelena Hotel & Suites, René Favaloro 3500.
Free admission.