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Hielo y Aventura

Avenida Del Libertador 935, El Calafate Z9405AHH, Argentina
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Exceptional

We did a half day tour and it was a dream come true ! Walking on Perito Moreno is a completely... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
luvninou
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Rabat, Morocco
Mini trekking Perito Moreno

Totally recommend the tour 3300 Argentinian pesos plus 600 for entrance at the National Park. Our... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Felipe A
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Concessionary company of Glaciers national parks, certified by a quality standard ISO 9001:2008. We develops excursions to walk over Perito Moreno glacier, and navigate in front of its southern wall. Minitrekking: 10 hours tour, including transportation from Calafate, one hour visit to panoramic view point, 20 minutes navigation, and 1:40 hour trek on the ice. Physical effort: Medium high Big Ice: 12 hours tour, including transportation form Calafate, half an hour visit to the panoramic view point, 20 minutes navigation, 3:30 hours trekking on the ice. Physical effort: High. Safari Nautico: one hour navigation in front of the southern face of Perito Moreno Glacier. It does not include transportation. It can be purchased in the park, the day of the tour.
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  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Avenida Del Libertador 935, El Calafate Z9405AHH, Argentina
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We did a half day tour and it was a dream come true ! Walking on Perito Moreno is a completely different experience than contemplating it. The tour itself is very informative and the guides simply wonderful and very skilled. Quite easy trek even for...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Totally recommend the tour 3300 Argentinian pesos plus 600 for entrance at the National Park. Our guide Guadalupe was very prepared and friendly she knew how to answer all our questions and went above and beyond ask no our driver to give us some extra...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went on the mini-trek on Perito Moreno glacier - and what an extraordinary and fantastic experience! The views of the glacier from the different platforms give a sense of how big this glacier really is. The ice-trekking on the glacier with formidable guides offers...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We’re on a 3 week trip of Chile and Argentina and the place just keeps getting better and better!!! Our trip with HyA to the glacier was amazing!! Diego and Jorge were the BEST guides for our glacier walk ... the only sad thing was...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We did the 'Big Ice' tour at Perito Moreno glacier inc transfer from Calafate. Usually we avoid guided tours but one can't just wander onto a glacier for the first time unattended. The tour seemed slick and professional from the start; pickup was punctual, and...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We took the mini trek and it is well worth the money. You get buses to the glacier ( with commentary about it’s history) and then get a short scenic boat ride across to the glacier where you are kitted out with crampons. Guides are...More

Thank Wags63
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

These guys offer the best service and activity when it comes to seeing the Glacier. Staff were excellent when it came to safety and making the experience as enjoyable as possible, the bar at the Glacier was a perfect touch!

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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

When you see the structure they build to assist the tourists you see it's a very well spent money :) I did the big ice trekking and it was totally worth it. The guides are awesome, know a lot about the history, facts and have...More

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Reviewed 14 April 2018

This was a good day trip although it did feel like it took a while to get going with the bus pick ups. However, once we were on our way it was great. Your first view of the Glacier from the coach is breathtaking and...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

This excursion is by far one of the coolest experiences I’ve had to date largely due to the professionalism, execution, and attention to detail offered by Hielo y Aventura. It’s definitely not cheap but it’s worth the money. Interestingly, a trekker I met prior on...More

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Emily M
11 May 2018|
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Response from Dani U | Reviewed this property |
Was part of a package for us. Make sure to do the mini ice treck. It was the highlight of our trip to Argentina!
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N J
21 April 2017|
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Response from 0arnoldo | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn't take the chance. Most probably you'll be back around 7:00PM.
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Helen L
3 February 2017|
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Response from HieloyAventura | Property representative |
Hello Helen! I you have a flight, you need to take your own transfer and skip the visit to the balconies, to make it shorter, our buses return later than 18:00 hs. We do not recommend at all to combine the tour on the same... More
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