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Cabalgata del Glaciar

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Estancia Lago Roca, Ruta Provincial N 15, KM 42, El Calafate, Argentina
+54 2902 49-8447
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One of the best decisions we made this trip

We are SO happy we decided to do this, and that we chose this company to do our horse riding... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Merrelyn T
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Great experience in an amazing environment!!

After reading all the positive reviews on TripAdvisor, we decided to book a horseback riding tour... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
MenM026
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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“horse riding” (6 reviews)
“grilled steak” (2 reviews)
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Estancia Lago Roca, Ruta Provincial N 15, KM 42, El Calafate, Argentina
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are SO happy we decided to do this, and that we chose this company to do our horse riding with. Luciano is easy going, warm and informative. The horses are a delight. Usually when we go trail riding I get a cranky horse who...More

1  Thank Merrelyn T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After reading all the positive reviews on TripAdvisor, we decided to book a horseback riding tour. Yesterday evening we get in contact with Luciano, he responded very prompt and we booked a tour for today. We don’t have experience in horse riding, but Luciano promised...More

Thank MenM026
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

We decided to do a horse riding trip in El Calafate as we read good reviews online, and for sure it did not disappoint. It was an amazing experience. Luciano was a super friendly man and was very accommodating to our needs. He picked us...More

Thank Samantha K
Reviewed 1 December 2017

This was my best day during my 2 1/2 weeks Argentina trip. Four hours riding Patagonia in an incredible and magnificent scenery. Laureano picked up our 4 chap group at the hotel and we we to the estancia Lago Roca to meet a 3 head...More

Thank pastrin
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Another way to experience El Calafate. The ride was splendid, not only you get great views and landscpes, but also you get to see eagles, hares and other fauna. Lunch in the nature is great, but I must say, the highlight of the trip is...More

Thank María José A
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

I never said "yes, we are coming" to Luciano. I did, however, got to the point of asking banking details in case we decided to go and so I would be able to do the mandatory 50% deposit (after a quick phone call to re...More

Thank Paula G
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Wow what a day! We had been recommended Cabalgata del Glaciar by a friend and we're so glad we did it. Luciano picked us up promptly at 8.30am and took us to the ranch in the national park. We saw a condor on the way...More

2  Thank HollyRS_12
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

This trip is awesome! Luciano is great to work with, professional and very welcoming. From the time that he picked us up in town, to great lunch, to the trail ride, everything was so fun. Definitely recommend this for a day in El Calafate!

Thank David D
Reviewed 26 November 2016

After booking our trip to Patagonia, my girlfriend and I knew we wanted to ride horses while in the region. This experience fit the billing and exceeded expectations. Luciano was easy to communicate with despite the language barrier, and he led us on a beautiful...More

Thank rickdecesare
Reviewed 25 November 2016

We loved this experience! The scenery and ride blew us away, with incredible views and mountain trails. Glaciers, lakes, cows, condors, guanacos, and then a rustic lunch and wine over a fire. We loved every second. Luciano, the owner and host, was easy to work...More

2  Thank Heather W
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1 February 2015|
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Response from Cathy B | Reviewed this property |
We did not have hard hats; indeed, I have never seen hard hats being worn by people on horses in Argentina! But you could email and ask if they have something; Luciano is very helpful
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Valencia333
11 January 2015|
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Response from Maj S | Reviewed this property |
I had a rented car and drove there ,I spend a whole day from 9:00 AM till 8:00 PM I was back to El Calafate.
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