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Full day activity: Kayaking in one of the patagonian rivers close to El Calafate and Chalten, La Leona River (2nd Class), 8 miles paddling with a trekking of 1,5 hrs in the Badlands (Stunning geological formation), walking with dinosuars and...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Calle 25 de Mayo 23, El Calafate 9405, Argentina
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+54 2902 49-3952
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had a blast on this day trip to Rio La Leona. It was only myself and my girlfriend, another traveller and the tour guide Ruben on 2 x 2 person kayaks, which personally I think is really nice and felt much less tourist-y. The views...More

Thank ianos93
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This excursion was suggested by my hostel and I’m glad I went. For those who have glacier/forest fatigue, I believe this is a side of Patagonia not often seen. Kayaking down the La Leona river, our knowledgeable guide, Ruben, was enthusiastic and took lots of...More

Thank oreodunker
Reviewed 2 days ago

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

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 6 days ago

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

Reviewed 1 week ago

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 6 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

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

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

Reviewed 3 April 2018

This is a great day with a mix of kayaking and hiking. The guys pick you up in town and then you drive about an hour to the staring point. While its good for anyone, I'd suggest you have a bit of experience in a...More

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

Hi S! Thank you for your opinion and we are glad to know that you enjoed the trip. Regrads and happy life. Eduardo - KSC

Reviewed 1 April 2018

From the beginning of the tour, our guides gave us details of day and very interesting information about the region and the activity. Even if you don't have any knowledge of kayaking, Eduardo and Rubén make you feel safe and help you, adding humour to...More

Thank Luciana N
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 comments and we are very happy to know that you capture the patagonian feeling. Regards Eduardo - KSC

Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

One of the best activities I have ever done. Me and my husband enjoyed it so much. You do almost 18 km kayaking in glacier water through breathtaking landscapes! It’s ridiculous beautiful. Afterwards you trek like three / four hours in this movie scenery type...More

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

Hi M! Thank you very much for your opinion!! We are glad to know that you enjoyed the excursion Kind regards Eduardo - KSC

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samik1989bit
12 September 2016|
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Response from Kayak Santa Cru... E | Property representative |
Hello Samik, how are you? The pick up at El Calafate start 7.30 AM and the drop off aprox 4.30 PM The trip cost U$ 150,-- per passenger It Includes: - Double Kayak and paddles. - Technical equipment: neoprene suit and... More
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