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Hielo y Aventura

Avenida Del Libertador 935, El Calafate Z9405AHH, Argentina
+54 2902 49-2205
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Glecier is one of the real wonders in the world , something must see and feel... but there is only... read more

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One of the most incredible experiences of my life!

This tour was 100% worth the money! We thought beforehand that it might be a little overrated, but... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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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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Avenida Del Libertador 935, El Calafate Z9405AHH, Argentina
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Glecier is one of the real wonders in the world , something must see and feel... but there is only one agency .. guides where ok, well organized but ... it is not trekking it is like a zoo tour where you spend most of...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This tour was 100% worth the money! We thought beforehand that it might be a little overrated, but it turned out to be far more impressive than we'd imagined! The organization can easily pick you up (for an extra price) in the morning, takes you...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Must do tour if you want to see Perito Moreno glacier. Company has a monopoly on the tours so it is expensive (~$300, less if you drive yourself), but an incredible experience to use crampons to walk through the glacier for hours, where all you...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A must do when you are in El Calefate. Great experience to walk on the glacier and the way to the place is just astonishing. Beautiful views and excellent guides. One of those once in a lifetime experiences you should not miss when you are...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our day tour to the Perrito Merino glacier with this company ran like clockwork from start to finish, from the early morning pickup at our hotel in a shuttle bus to the main coach right through to delivery back to town in the late afternoon....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did the mini-trek (half day) and it was fantastic and most definitely worth it. The excursion booking office staff were helpful and cheerful; we opted for the half-day minitrek and feel that this is the right decision instead of the full day trek. The...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did the Mini Trek in December and absolutely loved the tour! We arrived at the office (our hostel was around the corner) at 8:00 AM ready to go on the bus. The bus stopped to pick up a few other people and we arrived...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just did the Big Ice tour yesterday and had the most wonderful experience. As what I'd observed of others on this tour, my first advise would be to dress properly. Windproof from top to bottom! It's summer time and yesterday was sunny, best condition you...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We did the minitrekking on peroto moreno. A great day programme, after the bus bu boar to the glacier and then with crampons under the feet on to the glacier. Very nice trekking, beautifull spots, expert and friendly guides ( seferino is top ) ....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Big ice is expensive but is absolutely worth the money. It was one of our favorite things we did on our 2 week trip in Argentina. You cannot go on the glacier without a tour guide and it seems Hielo y Aventura is really the...More

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jiajia929
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I wouldn't take the chance. Most probably you'll be back around 7:00PM.
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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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Susan F
3 February 2017|
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Response from HieloyAventura | Property representative |
Dear Susan, You can buy it in any agency, in Buenos Aires, Ushuaia, Chalten, Puerto Natales. If not try to call us, we can help you with your booking. In our agency in Calafate we recieve Visa, Master, American Express... More
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