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Cabalgata del Glaciar

#10 of 25 Outdoor Activities in El Calafate Features Animals
Estancia Lago Roca, Ruta Provincial N 15, KM 42, El Calafate, Argentina
+54 2902 49-8447
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Another way to experience El Calafate. The ride was splendid, not only you get great views and... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2017
María José A
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Never went, but his mistreatment by email is worth sharing.

I never said "yes, we are coming" to Luciano. I did, however, got to the point of asking banking... read more

Reviewed 15 January 2017
Paula G
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Estancia Lago Roca, Ruta Provincial N 15, KM 42, El Calafate, Argentina
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Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Another way to experience El Calafate. The ride was splendid, not only you get great views and landscpes, but also you get to see eagles, hares and other fauna. Lunch in the nature is great, but I must say, the highlight of the trip is...More

Thank María José A
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

I never said "yes, we are coming" to Luciano. I did, however, got to the point of asking banking details in case we decided to go and so I would be able to do the mandatory 50% deposit (after a quick phone call to re...More

Thank Paula G
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Wow what a day! We had been recommended Cabalgata del Glaciar by a friend and we're so glad we did it. Luciano picked us up promptly at 8.30am and took us to the ranch in the national park. We saw a condor on the way...More

1  Thank HollyRS_12
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

This trip is awesome! Luciano is great to work with, professional and very welcoming. From the time that he picked us up in town, to great lunch, to the trail ride, everything was so fun. Definitely recommend this for a day in El Calafate!

Thank David D
Reviewed 26 November 2016

After booking our trip to Patagonia, my girlfriend and I knew we wanted to ride horses while in the region. This experience fit the billing and exceeded expectations. Luciano was easy to communicate with despite the language barrier, and he led us on a beautiful...More

Thank rickdecesare
Reviewed 25 November 2016

We loved this experience! The scenery and ride blew us away, with incredible views and mountain trails. Glaciers, lakes, cows, condors, guanacos, and then a rustic lunch and wine over a fire. We loved every second. Luciano, the owner and host, was easy to work...More

2  Thank Heather W
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Super ballade de deux jours en patagonie. Les chevaux sont adaptés à tous les types de niveau. Arrêt dans un petit gîte, seul au monde oú Luciano nous a fait un délicieux repas. Découverte de beaux paysages. Luciano est très accueillant et a été aux...More

Thank lealoubere
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Beautiful place to visit (2 days),Fantastic views of the area and of course the glacier,food very good specially the lamb on the grill that is typical from Patagonia

Thank enzo254
Reviewed 1 April 2016

Such a fantastic experience! I didn't want it to end. Luciano and his helper Gabriella were wonderful campaigns that day - offering riding tips and enduring my terrible Spanish. They looked after us well from the moment we were picked up from our hostel in...More

Thank cessie87
Reviewed 28 March 2016

This was a truly perfect day: the landscape is spectacular, the horses are sweet and patient, and Luciano is a wonderful host and guide. Even a little light rain turned into a gift when rainbows appeared in the sky: it really doesn’t get any better...More

Thank AnnieS_NYC
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1 February 2015|
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Response from Cathy B | Reviewed this property |
We did not have hard hats; indeed, I have never seen hard hats being worn by people on horses in Argentina! But you could email and ask if they have something; Luciano is very helpful
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Valencia333
11 January 2015|
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Response from Maj S | Reviewed this property |
I had a rented car and drove there ,I spend a whole day from 9:00 AM till 8:00 PM I was back to El Calafate.
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