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Snow day

Excellent off road rustic experience. We had a great time exploring the snow covered area with the... read more

Reviewed 23 June 2017
Federico B
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Balcones de El Calafate

We just did this tour and was our last nice experience in the El Calafate, nice driver and chef at... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2017
Jorge A
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Bogota, Colombia
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Inside the “Estancia Huyliche” we find the Huyliche Hill, 10 minutes away from El Calafate, which allows access our 4 x 4 Land Rovers to "Balcones de El Calafate" a scenic spot 900 meters over sea level. From “Balcones de El Calafate” you will see...more
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Avenida Del Libertador 1185, El Calafate Z9405AHJ, Argentina
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Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Excellent off road rustic experience. We had a great time exploring the snow covered area with the kids!! Highly recommended

Thank Federico B
Calafate_Extremo, Propietario at Calafate Extremo, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2017

Thanks Federico! kss

Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

We just did this tour and was our last nice experience in the El Calafate, nice driver and chef at the same time. Very recommended! Thanks Alejandro!

Thank Jorge A
Calafate_Extremo, Propietario at Calafate Extremo, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2017

Thanks Jorge, hope to see you again!

Reviewed 27 January 2017

We did the Balcones tour in 4x4 in our last day in El Calafate and after having seen everything else - glaciers, estancias and what not. We found the 4x4 experience loads of fun, and the views from up there really amazing. The guides were...More

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Calafate E, Gerente at Calafate Extremo, responded to this reviewResponded 28 January 2017
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Muchísimas gracias por hacer nuestra excursión y por tan lindo comentario...!!!! Buena vida para Uds.!!!

Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

Nice excursion ! The guide Alejandro was friendly and funny during all the excursion at the Balcones !

Thank Leandro P
Calafate E, Gerente at Calafate Extremo, responded to this reviewResponded 26 January 2017

Thank you so much for your opinión and your visit, we hope see you again!

Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Our party of 4 did the off-road adventure during the morning of our last day in El Calafate. We all agreed it was a great way to conclude our visit. We had spent two days in Los Glaciares National Park, so this was a great...More

Thank Patricia S
Reviewed 1 May 2016

We went to see the glaziers the next day and this by comparison was a dud. You are crammed in with a bunch of other people in an uncomfortable Land Rover for a long time. The view is nice but not worth it. My boyfriend...More

Thank Anne A
Reviewed 5 December 2015 via mobile

Ride in an old Land Rover probably you can get in any place in the world but this Land Rover has a cool guide behind the wheel. Taking up hill to see the El Calafate from above. Driving in steep angles and scaringly close to...More

1  Thank Viesturs K
Reviewed 3 October 2015 via mobile

What we went through was a below than average experience. We were passengers on this 4 on 4 with the driver telling us a few stories about the town and the area, nothing too interesting. Going up the mountain we stopped at a few viewpoints...More

1  Thank Nir S
Reviewed 13 March 2014

If you are unable to walk or disabled or really old, then this is your tour and you will not be disappointed. However, I thought we were going to be driving 4x4, which in the States is called a 4wheeler and we were in a...More

1  Thank Angela S
Reviewed 22 February 2013

If you reserve this excursion, by all means do it in the morning, so the midday lunch is included. Starting point is at about 10 a.m. from your hotel in a 4 x 4 Land Rover. Once the car enters the Huiliche estancia, it goes...More

1  Thank Karoly75
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