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There is no better way to see everything El Calafate has to offer than by getting behind the wheel of your Hertz rental car. Don't spend time waiting for the bus or hailing taxis to go to the sights. Having your own vehicle enables you to go to the spots you want to see the most, when you want. Make your upcoming getaway to Argentina even more enjoyable with a Hertz rental car.
With all there is to do in and around the El Calafate area, you'll want to take in more than just your hotel room during your stay. Whether you are hoping to have dinner at that latest chophouse across town or check out some of the local favorites, you'll need your own set of wheels to see and do as much as possible while on your vacation. Whatever you have planned in El Calafate, if you want to get the most from your trip, having access to your automobile is a must.
We work with the best businesses in the business. Hertz has over one hundred years of experience and a fleet containing many of the most well-known in the business, like Ford and Nissan. With Hertz impressive history and thousands of locations globally, you know you'll be in great hands.
CarRentals.com strives to get you the lowest price, whether you reserve your car. However, getting ahead of time can help keep spending low. Make sure to not add an additional driver and go over the mileage policy to avoid any surprise fees.
Be sure to bring your driver's license and a credit card in your name.
Hertz's minimum age to rent a car in El Calafate is 19. Some rentals, especially higher category vehicles, may have an added fee if you are under 25. Make sure to review Hertz's policy to determine what the total cost is for you.
That depends on how many people you are traveling with and what you'll be doing when you visit El Calafate. Compact or economy automobiles are easier to park and good for short drives. If you are traveling with family or friends, then a sedan or SUV is going to have enough room for all of you and be a more comfortable ride on longer trips. Those looking for a little luxury on their El Calafate trip can choose a higher-end category like a Mercedes C-Class or Cadillac XTS or similar.
In Argentina you do need to have insurance before you rent a car. Many major credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover) usually provide some coverage. However, many of them have prohibitions, such as not covering bigger vehicles, like trucks or SUVs. It is best to call and find out exactly what your credit card will cover and how much before you head to El Calafate. Otherwise, as a U.S. citizen, you can also add on Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout.
Hertz requires a deposit when you reserve your rental car. Hertz will block the deposit on your credit once you reserve your rental for your trip. Please note that the deposit may vary greatly depending on the make and model of the car.
We recommend a full to full policy. You pick up your Hertz rental topped off. If you return your rental with less than the amount that you received it with, most companies will charge a premium, and sometimes up to triple the amount of current fuel prices to refill it. For a cheaper rate, it is best to fill up your tank before you return the car to Hertz.
El Calafate certainly has its charms, but you may want to take to the road after you've checked off all the activities in El Calafate.
Hertz offers one-way rentals in most cases. You may find it easier to return your rental car at another Hertz. However, there is typically an additional fee when you opt for one-way.
With so much to do and see in El Calafate, having access to your own auto lets you explore at your own pace. When you're ready to discover more of Argentina, you can drive wherever you want to, without having to spend time waiting for the bus or wave down a cab.
Before your next holiday, book your Hertz El Calafate rent-a-car and visit all the items on your itinerary at your own pace. Book through CarRentals.com and drive the open road in El Calafate, Argentina.