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Glaciers Full Day Sightseeing Cruise on board 'Maria Turquesa'

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    Lago Argentino
    Stop: 3 hours -
    Meet at the local supplier's office for a short orientation and overview of your cruise. Embark onto Lago Argentio towards the northwest, crossing Punta Avellaneda and Boca del Diablo, the narrowest passage in the lake. Itinerary • 8:30 am - Boarding at La Soledad Private Port • 9:00 am - Set sail. Visit Escuadra Bay and Muralla de Condoreras (Condor Nesting Wall). Seco, Heim and Spegazzini Glaciers. • Disembark at “Puesto Las Vacas” station for a walk. The ship's engines will be stopped where you will have a guided walk to discover the panoramic views of the area.
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    Pass by Upsala Glacier
    Pass by Iceberg Canal
    Pass by Perito Moreno Glacier
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    Departure Point
    Puerto privado La Soledad Paraje Punta Banderas, El Calafate, Santa Cruz
    Duration
    9h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Lunch - Box lunch in Classic deck with one not alcoholic drink. Gourmet lunch in Premium deck.
    • Bilingual guide
    • Local guide
    • Transfers from/to hotel in options: CLASSIC DECK W/BOX LUNCH AND TRFS & PREMIUM DECK WITH TRANSFERS
    Exclusions
    • Entrance fees to Parque Nacional los Glaciares
    • Alcoholic drinks
    • If you choose the options without trfs, NOT included the transfers from/to hotel.
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Refunds will not be issued if tour/activity is missed due to late or non-arrival of cruise ship
    • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
    • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
    • Recommended clothing: hiking boots or sneakers, warm and waterproof jacket, thermal shirt and socks, gloves, hat, and scarf
    • Recommended items: sunscreen, sunglasses, camera, and binoculars
    • Itinerary is subject to change
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 1 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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    My husband and I had a wonderful day aboard this day cruise to visit three glaciers. The boat also took us through iceberg fields so that we could get an up close view and photos of the gigantic icebergs. Inside the cabin of the boat is a bit noisy and crowded, so I recommend
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    Response from Ariel_1890, Guest Relations Manager at Glaciers Full Day Sightseeing Cruise on board 'Maria Turquesa'
    Responded 2 weeks ago
    Hello Sarah. Thank you very much for your assessment. We are glad to know that you have enjoyed a beautiful experience. See you soon!
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    This was a great way to see the glaciers! The best advice I can give you is to book the premium lounge if you can. The boat is crowded, but the premium lounge is limited to 16 (?) people. You get a nice lunch, lots of attention, a private balcony to see the sights. TOTALLY worth
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    Response from Ariel_1890, Guest Relations Manager at Glaciers Full Day Sightseeing Cruise on board 'Maria Turquesa'
    Responded 2 weeks ago
    Hello Jeff. Thank you very much for your assessment. We are glad to know that you have enjoyed a beautiful experience. See you soon!
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    In a nutshell - the tour was great and totally worth the money/time spent. It was exactly as described, although the pictures cannot show real-life beauty of the magnificent Lago Argentino and its glaciers, icebergs and forests. Some tips for travelers to avoid my mistakes -
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    Response from Ariel_1890, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Glaciers Full Day Sightseeing Cruise on board 'Maria Turquesa'
    Responded 3 weeks ago
    Thank you very much for your post and for choosing us. We are glad you had a nice experience.
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    My husband and I booked the premium lounge for this trip and it’s well worth the extra money. The view from both inside the lounge and outside on the private deck were panoramic and a multilingual guide provided commentary on the impressive glaciers and related geography and
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    Response from Ariel_1890, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Glaciers Full Day Sightseeing Cruise on board 'Maria Turquesa'
    Responded 18 Nov 2019
    Hello, thank you very much for your rating and for your recommendation and for choosing us. We are glad to know that you have enjoyed our experience. See you soon!
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    We took an all-day cruise with Marpatag on Lago Argentino and it was one of the best days of our Patagonia trip. We chose this company because I did my research beforehand and found that overall reviews of Marpatag were better than for Rios del Hielo. Book directly through
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    Response from Ariel_1890, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Glaciers Full Day Sightseeing Cruise on board 'Maria Turquesa'
    Responded 18 Nov 2019
    Hello Karen, thank you very much for your rating and for your recommendation and for choosing us. We are glad to know that you have enjoyed our experience. See you soon!
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    About the operator
    By: Cruceros MarPatag
    1,379 reviews
    Certificate of Excellence
    ClaireC4179
    10
    A Wonderful Experience
    A fantastic day on The Spirit of the Glaciers. An exclusive space and a private deck,avery knowledgeable and
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    Freedom51007479213
    21
    Unforgettable Experience for a Family
    One unforgettable experience for our family of 4. Great experience in the Premier Lounge. The food was great
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    Roberta F
    10
    Up Close with Glaciers!
    The trip was so amazing! You really felt you were getting close to the glaciers. The trip gave you ample time
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    arlindocharbel
    Rio de Janeiro, RJ
    62
    Incredible trip to glaciers
    It was surprisingly good our visit to glacier Perito Moreno, among others. Ship is very confortable and
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    julianr868
    20
    A magical experience!
    We selected the premium option and it was definitely worth it. Brilliant host, amazing food. A truly wonderful day
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    Sarah J
    Grass Lake, Michigan
    127
    Close-up to Glaciers
    My husband and I had a wonderful day aboard this day cruise to visit three glaciers. The boat also took us
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    JeffB4735
    New York City, New York
    61
    Great way to see the Glaciers!
    This was a great way to see the glaciers! The best advice I can give you is to book the premium lounge if you can.
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    CarolinaP1234
    Marina del Rey, California
    30
    Fantastic Time
    We had an incredible time on the cruise and I couldn't recommend it more! We took my dad to celebrate his 80th
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    503mac
    New York City, New York
    74
    Glacier Cruise in Patagonia
    We did a day long cruise on Lake Argentino in El Calafate. I highly recommend the premium cabin. It provides a
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    Joan S
    10
    Exceptional!!
    This excursion greatly exceeded our expectations!! My wife and I have traveled throughout the world and this boat
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    lycitygirl18
    Brooklyn, New York
    170
    Christmas Eve glacier sail
    We treated ourselves to this cruise up to the Upsala after a day spent at Perito Moreno. We wondered if we would
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    tizianascappino
    Province of Turin, Italy
    10
    Excellent experience
    Excellent service, seats and locations very confortable, staff and tour guides very professional, all was beautiful
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    Evgeny1790
    127
    Boat Cruise That Exceeded Expectations
    In a nutshell - the tour was great and totally worth the money/time spent. It was exactly as described, although
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    Christelle T
    30
    Cruiser in Patagonie
    It was a very Nice cruiser. All was perfect. The custumers were sympatics. El Perito Moreno is à very good show.
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    livry50
    paris
    57
    wonderful cruze
    it has been a wonderful sunny day and all the team on board has been very friendly i recommand for people who want
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