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Kayak Tour in La Leona River from El Calafate

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    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.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We pick up in all hotels, hostels, airb&b in Calafate and we can drop off at the airport at the end of the trip after 4.15 pm.
    Departure Time
    7:30am
    Duration
    8h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Note: If you have your departure flight after 5.30 pm, we can drop you off at the airport when we are coming back form the excursion around 4 pm
    Inclusions
    • Snacks
    • Professional guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    Exclusions
    • Lunch
    • Gratuities
    • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Minimum age is 12 years
    • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
    • You must bring: Box lunch, hiking shoes, long sleeved shirt, light coat and shorts or leggings.
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    The weather did not cooperate and we could not safely kayak. But we went for a +3 hour hike and were shown amazing things. I always appreciate companies put safety first and have a super Plan B.
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    Really great day in the nature with lots of information and fun - would highly recommend it to everyone!
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    Response from Kayak Santa Cru... I, Public Relations Manager at Kayak Tour in La Leona River from El Calafate
    Responded 5 days ago
    Thank you for the review, We're glad to know about your experience. Best regards
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    We stumbled across this day out by surprise, and it was one of the most memorable days I could imagine. We had a car so we followed the van the start of the river. Our guides were extremely personable, professional and knowledgeable. All the equipment needed was provided as
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    Response from Kayak Santa Cru... I, Public Relations Manager at Kayak Tour in La Leona River from El Calafate
    Responded 1 week ago
    Hi James!!! Thank you for the great review, and thank you for paddling with us. We're so glad to know about your experience =) Best regards Nadia
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    If you do two things in El Calafate, this should be one of them (the other, obviously, being Perito Moreno glacier). The guides are excellent - professional, really friendly, knowledgeable about the area and first-time kayakers will feel very safe in their hands. The trip itself
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    Response from Kayak Santa Cru... I, Public Relations Manager at Kayak Tour in La Leona River from El Calafate
    Responded 1 week ago
    Hi Davmil!! Thank you for the great review and taking time and share your experience. We're glad to know that you enjoyed the day. Best regards Nadia
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    We had an awesome time, it was super fun and we were with very knowledgeable guides. I learned a lot about Patagonias natural history and the animals found here in calafate. Guide also speaks perfect English. Easy kayak float + short hike was really cool! Also, I have never gone
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    Response from Kayak Santa Cru... I, Guest Relations Manager at Kayak Tour in La Leona River from El Calafate
    Responded 1 week ago
    Hi !!! Thank you for the review and paddle with us. We're glad to know about your experience. Best regards Nadia
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    About the operator
    By: Kayak Santa Cruz
    350 reviews
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    Rhoda S
    Calgary, Canada
    21
    Great guides!
    The weather did not cooperate and we could not safely kayak. But we went for a +3 hour hike and were shown
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    Amygdala87
    Zurich, Switzerland
    710
    Unique experience
    Really great day in the nature with lots of information and fun - would highly recommend it to everyone!
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    jamessimmons31
    London, United Kingdom
    3519
    A unique experience, and memories I will keep for a lifetime
    We stumbled across this day out by surprise, and it was one of the most memorable days I could imagine. We had a
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    davmilmcc
    London
    1819
    Stunning scenery; professionally run; away from the crowds.
    If you do two things in El Calafate, this should be one of them (the other, obviously, being Perito Moreno
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    Safari15614524651
    20
    VERY FUN
    We had an awesome time, it was super fun and we were with very knowledgeable guides. I learned a lot about
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    mcoleman50
    Nashville, Tennessee
    2011
    Your trip is not complete without this tour
    This tour shows you the other side of the coin when visiting the Argentine Patagonia. We got to immerse ourselves
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    henry52014
    Dallas, Texas
    4114
    Best day in El Calafate area
    That’s what My teenage boys (17) said when we finished a full day of kayaking and exploring the surrounding areas.
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    Karen X
    30
    Amazing experience
    We had an unforgettable day, guides are very knowledgeable and enthusiastic to pass on information about
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    Krista N
    10
    Highly Recommend this Unique Experience
    We had so much fun on the kayak and trekking experience!! The transportation picked us up on time and we quickly
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    JustATraveller666
    Singapore, Singapore
    248
    Fantastic arrangement!
    Just agree with all other 5 star reviews. It is a very good day tour, not only kayaking on the beautiful river,
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    bhjbirkbeck
    Dubai, United Arab Emirates
    40
    Incredible Kayak and Hike Tour with Kayak Santa Cruz!
    My partner and I have done a lot of kayaking tours before but this was one of the best we have ever done! From
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    Simon K
    80
    Best tour ever
    You like fossils and Dinosaurs? this is your tour. I loved the 2h trekking at half point. The day I did it was
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    Tiarne-Sweeney
    20
    From kayaking to exploring fossilised dinosaur bones and the beer at the end, it was an all round great tour for anyone!
    Everything about this tour is absolutely amazing! The guides were so kind and had a wealth of knowledge about the
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    SiggiSm
    London, United Kingdom
    6629
    Amazing trip!
    This was our first full day in Patagonia and what a wonderful way to start thrle trip! I was so excited to kayak
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    louisd704
    London, United Kingdom
    66
    Awesome tour - kayak and dinosaur bones!
    It was a brilliant tour. The kayaking was really good fun, there were a few rapids which was really cool and
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