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Mount Longdon

Stanley, East Falkland, Falkland Islands
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War tour

You should only come here if you are interested in war stories. This location is part of the fierce... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
rc20xv
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Guadalajara, Mexico
Well worth it

We enjoyed this tour not only for the opportunity to see the battlefields up close but to also see... read more

Reviewed 23 March 2018
NauticalDreamer3010
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Buddina, Australia
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Stanley, East Falkland, Falkland Islands
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Reviewed 1 week ago

You should only come here if you are interested in war stories. This location is part of the fierce battles took place over Falkland. there are some scraps left overs of the Argentinian Army on the grounds.

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Reviewed 23 March 2018

We enjoyed this tour not only for the opportunity to see the battlefields up close but to also see a bit of the island beyond Port Stanley. Our guide was engaging and did a great job in explaining how the conflict unfolded and detailing the...More

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Reviewed 16 February 2018

We visited as part of a one day battlefield tour. Excellent day out. Superb views from the top and lots of interesting 1982 stories to hear about. An excellent tour.

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Reviewed 1 January 2018

Falklanders take con5inued pride over Mount Longdon. Our driver on our return from Volunteer Point, took the time to explain the battle at Mount Longdon. A helicopter is burnt and rusting along the highway as a relic of the battle. Fascinating history that the Falklanders...More

Thank Cavydad
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Reviewed 29 December 2017

Its history is riveting, the battle fought there intense and tragic. The relics of war still remain. We found the climb even to the lower reaches very moving. What a desolate, sad place, yet the scene of such courage ...

Thank Julie M
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Reviewed 25 March 2017

For a taste of what Falklands battlegrounds were like, this is the place. You can easily retrace the steps of the British troops as they stormed the top... it's quite a hike so take your time and wear proper footware and a warm jacket (wind)....More

Thank kingzogofalbania
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Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

This is a good couple of hours walk from Moody Brook, where your vehicle can be left. It's reasonably easy to reach, however, it can be boggy when wet. Be careful, because it's highly unlikely that you will see anyone else on your walk. There...More

Thank Gary R
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Reviewed 6 December 2016

What an amazing part of the world. This is wilderness at its best & a place that everyone should visit at least once.

1  Thank Ianpatterson_2000
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Reviewed 21 February 2016

Reminder of the battles that were fought during the Falklands war .Sitting at home hearing of our soldiers fight all those years ago and now being able to see it .

1  Thank Mary38677
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Reviewed 27 October 2015

Like something out of Lord of the Rings, this windswept desolation has stunning views across the battlefields of 1982.

1  Thank Chch_NZ_couple
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yvonne r
17 October 2015|
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Response from FraserR59 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I was working out of Stanley for 6 weeks with the search and rescue helicopter. The best bet would to head for the small travel agents in Stanley, which is a stones throw from the jetty and sea front. Its located a... More
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