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Kayak Tour in La Leona River from El Calafate

Highlights
  • Kayaking and hiking tour along the La Leona River from El Calafate
  • Kayak on the pristine waters with a guide in the lead, all equipment provided
  • Hike through the petrified forest, looking for dinosaur bones
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Kayak Tour in La Leona River from El Calafate
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Kayak Tour in La Leona River from El Calafate
US$150.99
Overview
Explore the La Leona River  on this full-day kayaking and hiking tour from El Calafate. Kayak down the river for an hour, then pull in to land and hike for a few hours among the petrified forest, where you can stop to see dinosaur bones. Along the way, learn about the flora, fauna, and geology of the Patagonian steppe from your nature guide. Picnic lunch included.
What to Expect
You will be picked up at approximately 7:30am at your hotel, and the transfer to the river takes about one hour . You will receive all the equipment that you need as well as a safety training to prepare you for kayaking adventure. 
After that we start paddling the first 8 km for approximately one hour, learning about the geology, flora and fauna and enjoying the river. We stop for a hike and lunch at a spot with amazing views.

Head back onto the river to kayak for another 6 km, hour and 20 minutes learning about the geological formations and the steppe vegetation. At the end of this kayaking session, you will be picked up and returned to your hotel.
Reviews (66)
1 - 5 of 62 reviews
Reviewed yesterday
Awesome way discovery of Patagonia

I did not plan to do this activity and it was the best surprise I had in Patagonia. Eduardo and Ruben have an excellent knowledge about the place where they work from all perspectives: geology, geography or biology. I was traveling solo and in the...More

Thank BWarnelius
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Awesome discovery of Patagonia

We had a real nice time with Eduardo and Ruben discovering Patagonia. We Kayaked down the river and made a beautiful walk on the land. The guide showed us fossils and dinosaur bones!! While kayaking we got a little wet, but the guys made sure...More

Thank Sharron v
Kayak Santa Cru... E, Director Comercial at Kayak Santa Cruz, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Sharon!! Thank you so much for paddling with us. Have a great time!! Best regards KSC

Reviewed 1 week ago
Second must do in El Calafate (after Perito Moreno glacier)

I emailed these guys 6 months before my trip because the reviews were so positive that I had it on my 'must-do' list of activities. The tour exceeded my expectation and I wish all tours would be run like this! We got good weather and...More

Thank Chatnoir-miaow
Kayak Santa Cru... E, Director Comercial at Kayak Santa Cruz, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Super Good!! Thank you so much for taking time and share your experience. We are so glad!! Best regards KSC

Reviewed 8 April 2018
Great day!

The kayak tour was a great activity, and a great way to see a different part of Patagonia. The guides were experienced and knowledgeable, and provided information so you not only saw this unique part of Patagonia, but understood some of the history and natural...More

1  Thank Jaimie D
Kayak Santa Cru... E, Director General at Kayak Santa Cruz, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

Hi J!! We are glad that you enjyed the trip! Thank for your opinion Regards KSC Team

Reviewed 4 April 2018
One of the highlights of our trip

The information shared during the shuttle ride plus the kayaking and hiking were one of the highlights of our 16 day trip to Argentina. We learned so much and really felt like we got off the beaten path and got to experience something special. The...More

Thank laurenarq
Kayak Santa Cru... E, Director General at Kayak Santa Cruz, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

Hi L Thank you very much for your opinion and we are happy that you enjoyed the trip. Regards KSC Team

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