El Chaltén is a town in Los Glaciares National Park, in the Argentine province of Santa Cruz. It is an acces way to the paths that surround the summits of Cerro Torre and Mount Fitz Roy to the northwest. Near Fitz Roy there is a path that reaches the Laguna de los Tres viewpoint. Just northwest of the village is the Capri lagoon overlooking the mountains. One of the main streets of the town is San Martín, lined with shops.