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Kayak Tour in La Leona River from El Calafate provided by Kayak Santa Cruz

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Kayak Tour in La Leona River from El Calafate

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Access parts of La Leona River that traditional tour vehicles can’t reach on a kayaking and hiking tour that offers a more intimate glimpse into Patagonia. Ideal for families and first-time visitors, this package lets you skip the hassle of advance planning and car hire, which leaves you free to enjoy Patagonia’s world-class scenery.
  • Discover parts of the river that you may otherwise miss in a kayak
  • Hiking offers a more intimate glimpse into native flora and fauna
  • Letting someone else drive lets you enjoy the scenery
  • Hassle-free hotel pickup and drop-off are included
Important Information
  • Snacks
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • 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
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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BiggsySnr wrote a review Nov 2016
Surrey,UK45 contributions24 helpful votes
We did the full day tour on La Leona river with Eduardo & Reuben as we chose this trip because it offered a different perspective to the glaciers on the opposite side of the Lake. Positives: a) Reuben gave a really interesting talk about the geography/geology/history of the
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Date of experience: November 2016
Response from Eduardo S, Director General at Kayak Tour in La Leona River from El Calafate
Responded 28 Nov 2016
Hi!! We are glad that you have discovered the spirit of Patagonia. Kind regards Eduardo - KSC
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Mariella D wrote a review Nov 2016
12 contributions7 helpful votes
My husband and I did the full day kayak on the La Leona river. If you are looking for a unique experience of Patagonia, you need look no further. While most people come here to see the glaciers (which are indeed amazing), this trip brings you in the middle of the Patagonian
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Date of experience: November 2016
Response from Eduardo S, Director General at Kayak Tour in La Leona River from El Calafate
Responded 23 Nov 2016
Hello!! Thank for paddling with us and discover the hidden patagonia. Best regards Eduardo - KSC
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SarahandMichael1 wrote a review Apr 2016
London, United Kingdom4 contributions2 helpful votes
We had a really amazing day kayaking & trekking with Rubén and Edu along the Leona river. The landscape is incredible with beautiful grey blue water & amazing mountains in the background. We hadn't done much kayaking before but Edu taught us what to do & we were off. We also saw
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Date of experience: March 2016
Response from Eduardo S, Director General at Kayak Tour in La Leona River from El Calafate
Responded 14 Apr 2016
Hello Sarah!! Thanks for choosing us to discover the patagonian landscape Greetings from Patagonia Eduardo
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sonofsnoop wrote a review Mar 2016
Austin, Texas2 contributions
If you only have 1 day in El Calafate, see the glaciers. If you have two or more days, see the glaciers and book this tour. My sister and I booked this excursion as a last resort when our original trek cancelled due to weather. The location made us hesitant as the more
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Date of experience: February 2016
Response from Eduardo S, Director General at Kayak Tour in La Leona River from El Calafate
Responded 26 Mar 2016
Hello!! Thanks for your opinion we appreciate it a lot Greetings from Patagonia Eduardo KSC
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Philippe L wrote a review Jan 2016
El Calafate, Argentina1 contribution
Les paysages sont magnifiques tant sur la rivière que pour la randonnée. La rivière coule dans les plaines désertiques au nord d’El Calafate et la pause du lunch se fait au sommet d’une colline qui offre une vue imprenable sur un groupe de montagnes désertiques. J’ai
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Date of experience: January 2016
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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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Fantastic arrangement!
Just agree with all other 5 star reviews. It is a very good day tour, not only kayaking on the beautiful river, but
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Excellent experience - and with a surprise that you cannot imagine...
We had a phantastic day out! Yes, the Patagonia waters were cold, the ever-so-blissful and tough wind was there, to
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Experienced Guides, Trustworthy Company!
This tour was very well done. Rubin and Eduardo are competant guides. Both were passionate about the area, taking t
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There’s a reason these guys get 5 stars
Ruben, Eduardo and their team are exceptional tour guides. Not only are they safety conscious, mindful of differen
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Japans P
Great Adventure with great Team
We went on the trip without any experiences in kayaking. Ruben and his team were very nice and friendly from the be
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Great experience! A bit hard for inexperienced people. It was my first time kayaking, and it was not easy. Trekkin
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Great experience
We had the best day ever! I can't summarize all the things seen, but they include a big big almost complete Dinosau
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Silvia P
Very Nice experience, highly recommended!!
We really enjoyed our day with Kayak santa Cruz. We got the chance to see very cool places without many tourists. T
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Fantastic day with great guides and well run
Whole experience excellent. Picked up on time, all equipment provided and of fine quality. Safety was job one as t
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Incredible experience
My wife and I took this excursion last week. We went on a Sunday so it was just the two of us. This was the highlig
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Chris G
This was an absolute briljant tour. The groups are kept small and the guides are really fun and kind. We felt like
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Great day trip
Nice few hours paddling down the river. Very interesting walk seeing dinosaur fossils and petrified wood. HUGE! Gr
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Great tour to do after the glaciers
A perfect excursion to do if you already visited the glaciers. Nice views and you get some exercise.
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Best team
The team is awesome. I was very scared, specially about the trekking, but they literally took me by the hand throug
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  • Duration: 8h
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  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English, Spanish
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