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.
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.


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.

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.

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 ....


FAEVYT Congress
The annual Congress of the Argentine Federation of Travel and Tourism Business Associations will be held in El Calafate on April 16 and 17, 2020,
World Travel Market London
World Travel Market London 2019, is the main world event for the travel industry to meet industry professionals and conduct business.

We participate in the most important fair in France, aimed at tourism professionals. It takes place in Paris from October 1 to 4, 2019.