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About the Perito Moreno glacier
The Perito Moreno Glacier is located in Argentina. The glacier is the largest tourist attraction in Argentina. The Perito Moreno glacier is one of the only glaciers growing in the Southern Patagonian Ice Field. It is currently an ice formation of 97 square miles. It is over 19 miles in length. The ice reaches as far below the water as 558 feet. The Perito Moreno Glacier is an especially popular attraction because of its location. The glacier is much more accessible than many of the other glaciers in southern Patagonia. Tourist may take tours on the glacier itself, with an hour and a half and five hour tour option. Perito Moreno is accessible by bus from El Calafate, a major city in the Patagonian state of Argentina. The Perito Moreno glacier is a part of Los Glaciares National Park. This national park is the second largest national park in the world, covering nearly 3,000 square miles. Los Glaciares National Park was established by Argentina in 1937. The Perito Moreno glacier can be found in the southern section of the park, flowing into Lake Argentino. The Perito Moreno is the only glacier in this park that can be reached by land. The other glaciers require a boat road to access. This is part of the reason the Perito Moreno is the most popular glacier to visit in Argentina.