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Andes Explora

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Closes in 26 min: 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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Come to live, the real meaning of "exploration". Our private trips will take you to discover the Chilean wonders, in our amazing geography. From the majestic and unexplored fiords in the Patagonian Sea, to the lakes and rivers which dress the leafy...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Santiago 77009, Chile
+56 9 6728 4439
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Reviewed 29 March 2014

My first post on TripAdvisor! Cristian picked me up promptly at 715AM as he said he would, was very nice, informative and fun to be around. The trip itself was long, largely due to the construction that held us up along the way. The day...More

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Reviewed 19 April 2018

The National Monument El Morado day trek was amazing! I did it in early April and had a wonderful time. Awe-inspiring views towards the peak and glacier that just keep getting better and better as they get closer. We had a blue sky day which...More

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Reviewed 30 March 2018

We are 56 and 60 years old, in good shape, and bicycle all the time, and this was a hiking experience to remember. Portions of the trail - both up and down - were very challenging. The first 1/8'th of a mile is quite the...More

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Reviewed 17 February 2018

One of my "to do"-things in Chile was to go up to the Andes, and while in Santiago we looked for a tour which mathed our needs - smaller group and english speaking. After some researching we found Andes Explora and through phone calls and...More

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Reviewed 16 January 2018

Matias helped us organize an exceptional fully guided 15 day long hiking holiday that also included a kayak trip, ice hiking on the Grey Glacier, horse back riding, several boat trips to glaciers and a penguin colony. Our great guide Nicholas was always ready and...More

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Reviewed 1 December 2017

We were the first kayakers of the year and enjoyed every moment of our experience. Our guide was fantastic and made the drive very enjoyable by talking about the country but also allowing us to nap! We even enjoyed the music during the drive :)...More

2  Thank WAM_YEG
Reviewed 22 August 2017

I hike a decent amount (10 - 12 days a year) and this was by far one of the best. The weather was perfect, very few people on the train, and it was challendging, without being dangerous. I (27 yr) went with my mother for...More

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Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

They were the best tour guides we ever had. Totally recommended for Chilean and foreigners. Thanks for all!

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Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

We fitted in this tour during a 10 hr stopover in Santiago. They had great communication before the trip, and were waiting for us in arrivals as promised. We fitted in 3 stops with excellent views, the last was the best with a pretty decent...More

1  Thank markdruid
Reviewed 20 April 2017

I went rock climbing with Tomas and he was the best. He pick me up from the bus station, took me to a crag close to Santiago for a full day climbing. We talk about climbing in the area, hicking and outdoors activities near by,...More

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Tomas S, Propietario at Andes Explora, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2017

Hi buddy! Great to hear from you. Yes, we had a great time climbing in Santiago. You are welcome to comeback anytime. The rock and the rest of the chilean landscape will be waiting for you. Cheers!

Reviewed 27 March 2017

We went on a very intimate kayaking trip, just my wife, myself, and the guide. He took us up to a beautiful, remote lake up in the Andes where we spent a few hours kayaking around, with a lakeside picnic in the middle. Nicholas was...More

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4 August 2017|
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Response from Tomas S | Property representative |
Hi! I just checked all our incoming emails and they were all answered. Try the following alternatives if it doesn't work. Did you write to the email detailed on our web? There are also contact forms on our web or you can... More
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9 October 2015|
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Response from ANDESEXPLORA | Property representative |
Hi Linda, thanks for write us. We can put you with another group for our Andes Tour. WhAt dates do you have available? You can contact us also in our web page Andesexplora. We will be aware of your answer A.E Team
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10 July 2015|
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Response from Tomas S | Property representative |
Hi Angela! Thanks for contacting us. Kevin`s answer is correct. November is spring time in Chile so temperature will be perfect for any of the three tours you are asking. We don`t offer the Andean Kayaking from July to... More
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