I was introduced to this company by another tour agent near the Plaza de Armas in the town and booked the tour to Isla Magdalena to see the Magellanic penguin. They are the main people who run this popular tour and others. They open on...More
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I was hesitant after some of the negative reviews. However, the guides and drivers were super professional. I was bummed because most of the penguins were burrowing under ground to lay on their eggs. Next month should be a sight to see with all of...More
Cancelled the trip a day before we were to depart. Woke up to calm seas and no wind. Had no idea was it was cancelled, except maybe because it is a Chilean long weekend and they did not have enough workers as no back-up wilderness...More
Good tour if you're looking for an early start (6:30am). Organized by Patagonia Adventure which was pretty smooth. Bumpy ride but no fault of the captain at all; the sea was rough. Only thing avoid me from giving full 5* because we waited for ~15-20min...More
As per the companies instructions we met at their office at 645am, paid for the tour then ($100 us per person) and left shortly after on a bus. The boat docks just outside of town maybe 10-15 mins away. You then load up on their...More
We joined this tour to Isla Magdalena to see the penguin colony. The boat had several of us and left from a far away dock, but they provided a bus to and from the office downtown, which is in a very convenient location. Luckily on...More
This place is the worst. I steal my time. I have received a compulsive email from the travel agency to visit Penguin Island. I did not have much time and I came here to give up Fitzroy Tracking. However, these people said that they should...More
Sir Many times its not the wind speed but the wind direction that doesnt allowed the arrive to the island. For us is not pleasent suspend the tour, but we do it for the safety of our clients. Our company doesnt apologize for that.
I joined this Penguin Colony on Magdalena Island tour by Solo Expediciones (Patagonia Adventure booked this trip for me) in November 2016. I saw them very close. OMG, they were so cute!!! After seeing Penguins, the boat headed to Marta Island. I saw Sealiones, Comorants,...More
I would highly recommend this tour. It started out a little rocky as there had been a mix up with our B&B and we were not able to have breakfast and were starving. We asked the bus driver if he could briefly stop at a...More