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Jose Nogueira 1255 | (Entre Errazuriz y Balmaceda), Punta Arenas 6200000, Chile
56-61-710219
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US$ 133.40*
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Shore Excursion: Magellan Penguins Natural Reserve in Magdalena Island from...
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US$ 160.00*
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Magdalena Island Penguin Tour by Boat from Punta Arenas
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US$ 160.00*
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Marta Island, Magdalena Island and Punta Arenas City Tour
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FEEL PATAGONIA is a company who navigates with RIBS trought the straight of Magellan and take the visitors to places that they can't get terrestrial way. This way you can really feel patagonia.Also we offer excursions all over Chilean Patagonia, such as Torres Del Paine, Tierra del Fuego & Punta Arenas and its Sourroding.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“marta island” (23 reviews)
“sea lions” (59 reviews)
“isla magdalena” (59 reviews)
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Jose Nogueira 1255 | (Entre Errazuriz y Balmaceda), Punta Arenas 6200000, Chile
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56-61-710219
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

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

Thank JamesKMTan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

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

Thank Jennifer R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The boat ride is a quick half hour so and you spend about 45 minutes to an hour on the island where you walk and see penguins Either on the way there or back you pull up close to a smaller island and view sea...More

Thank Cathy Z
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

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

1  Thank Matt O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

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

Thank angela_lim
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

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

4  Thank keepitsouth
Reviewed 16 October 2017

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

Thank lithiumrxn
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

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

1  Thank happymadamm
victoria s, Director Comercial at Solo Expediciones, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2017

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.

Reviewed 18 May 2017

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

Thank tsubakisanjyuro
Reviewed 13 April 2017

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

Thank Callandrea T
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Florence H
19 December 2016|
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Response from Joshua M | Reviewed this property |
for the big ice trip it is a morning thing, so you need to be in Puerto Natales. for the small ice hike, you may be able to do that in the afternoon.
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helenknox
2 December 2016|
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Response from BInck113 | Reviewed this property |
Our agent sorted our tickets . But we did speak to some travellers that had come off cruise ships . Everyone we met made their own way to the tour company's office in the centre of town from where we were taken by bus to the... More
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God_of_Small_Things7
8 November 2016|
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Response from Pixxidix | Reviewed this property |
As far as I am aware only Comapa and Solo Expediciones offer tours to the island.
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