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Michael the German Pirate

Avenidas Marina 821, Valparaiso, Chile
+56 9 9948 2504
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Two well spend days

I asked several organisations for a two day tour, one day Santiago and a transfer to the ship. Via... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MRonM
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Miami
Wonderful time In Valparaiso

We spent a day in Valparaiso after our cruise. Boris was our wonderful tour guide. He was friendly... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Sophia C
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Fulton, Maryland
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Tailor-made private tours in Valparaiso and its surrounds off the beaten path and at your own pace.
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Avenidas Marina 821, Valparaiso, Chile
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I asked several organisations for a two day tour, one day Santiago and a transfer to the ship. Via Cruise Critics I found "The german Pirate" and we made a good choice. Communication was easy and fast. Arrangements were made efficiently. The first day we...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent a day in Valparaiso after our cruise. Boris was our wonderful tour guide. He was friendly, knowledgeable, and his English was perfect. In his introduction, he said he wanted to give us an authentic experience of Valparaiso, and he defindelivered. He took us...More

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Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

Prior to the pickup tour/ transfer to the Port of San Antonio, communication with Michael was outstanding. The breakdown occurred after our pickup in Santiago. We were all staying at different hotels and apparently some of the earlier pickups dictated our itinerary. For lunch, our...More

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Reviewed 11 January 2018

Michael was efficient and prompt with and of his communications even before the our trip. He was interesting and to talk about his life here and the industry and the difference to the coast and area to to go and see and areas not to...More

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Reviewed 10 January 2018

We had originally booked a few days in Valparaiso before departing on a cruise from the port there. The ship"s departure port was changed to Puerto San Antonio so we were in need of transportation and also some sightseeing along the way. I found Michael's...More

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Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

We took the Tour of Valparaiso & surrounds with Michael the German Pirate. We drove from Port San Antonio to Valparaiso. The sea fog lifted during the morning. We drove to various parts of Valparaiso, climbing stairs & rode the funicular. Michael provides a good...More

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Reviewed 6 January 2018

I cannot speak highly enough about Michael!! Fluent in German, English and Spanish, he's lived in the area since 1998 and seems to know a million people as we walk the streets of Valparaiso! He has many contacts in the areas of Valparaiso, Santiago, Vina...More

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Reviewed 27 December 2017

Michael was outstanding to work with booking this tour from 4 months before our meeting until the end of our tour. Our cruise ship switched disembarktion ports on us 2.5 months before our trip. Michael assured us that he would still drive 1.5 hours to...More

Thank Rene K
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Reviewed 25 December 2017

This is the best tour we had ever had in a foreign country. Our tour guide was amazing. He is German but he speaks German, French, Spanish, and English. He has compassion for people and he is so giving. We stopped by at a mountain...More

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Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

Boris, we want to thank you for providing us a FANTASTIC tour/transfer from the Port at San Antonio-Valparaiso-Vina Del Mar-Santiago and our hotel, with the tour being under the direction of Michael the German Pirate. Michael already had another tour/transfer scheduled so he requested that...More

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dog98
26 January 2018|
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Response from GermanPirate | Property representative |
Hello, we use normally Mercedes Sprinter or something similar, definitely with plenty of space and aire conditioning. The maximum group size should be twelve but the people shouldn't be in six different hotels. Especially... More
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idreamstarr
6 December 2017|
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Response from GermanPirate | Property representative |
Hello, thank you very much for your inquiry, hopefully the website will work tomorrow. You can send it also to my email but you have to look for it on the internet, it is not allowed to publish it here. Please excuse me for... More
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kbwinn
3 July 2017|
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Response from GermanPirate | Property representative |
Yes I do. Please send me an email. Best regards, Michael
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