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Estancia Cristina

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Address: Avenida Del Libertador 1033 | El Calafate, Santa Cruz, El Calafate Z9405AHI, Argentina
Phone Number: +54 2902 49-1133
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The Upsala Glacier is one of the largest in Los Glaciares National Park. To...

The Upsala Glacier is one of the largest in Los Glaciares National Park. To sail through the Argentino Lake among icebergs and mountains and then visit Estancia Cristina is an interesting combination of nature, adventure, history, and pleasure.This full day program offers alternatives such as those who prefer a quite day of touring and history as well as those who look forward to activities with adventure like trekking and riding a four wheel drive.The excursions that are surrounded by the Andes mountains, glaciers and Argentino Lake leads us to get in touch with a natural, unique, remote environment, with culture and lifestyle of the pioneers and the interesting relationship of them with famous explorers of past century.

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Sailing to Upsala Glacier and Patagonia Adventure to Estancia Cristina
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The tour cost $3225 per person in Dec-16 (beware of Argentinas topsy turvy inflation rate). We didnt know what to expect but enjoyed the morning boat ride through the icebergs up... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We were looking forward to spending the day at the Estancia.There were enough people taking this tour to fill a large catamaran and a boat.Considering the high price, this istoo many to conduct a tour.Upon landing we were crammed 12 to a small pick up truck for the 4 by 4 discovery tour.It was very uncomfortable and hard to see... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The tour cost $3225 per person in Dec-16 (beware of Argentinas topsy turvy inflation rate). We didnt know what to expect but enjoyed the morning boat ride through the icebergs up towards the glacier. We then stopped at Estancia for a great tour and lunch. (Lunch was a pricy $600 extra so we just brought a packed lunch). In the... More 

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Paris, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely, interesting guides were prepared nd landscape was beautiful. Very well organised and staff very friendly

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had an extra day in Calafate and were looking into a possible day trip to Chalten by hiring a car. On a whim, we decided to pop into a tour office and it happened to be the company running Estancia Christina. They offered a day trip which included a trekking component, 14kms. We signed up instantly. We were pleasantly... More 

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Lucia S, Comercial at Estancia Cristina, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review! We are happy to know that you enjoyed your full day trekking tour. Regards, Estancia Cristina staff. More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoyed our visit of Estancia Cristina. Our guide was competent, knowledgeable and enthusiastic and she really made our day visiting the old sheep shearing quarters and with the excursion to the waterfalls. A nice surprise was lunch at the Estancia: really good quality!

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Thank you so much for your review! Kind regards, Estancia Cristina staff. More 

Marseille, France
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This day tour from El Calafate to Upsala belvedere is not a big adventure but a very nice day with good guides and beautiful views. The lunch service is very pleasant and meal are good. The museum is little but interesting as the story of this family who came so far from their origins

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Thank you so much for your review! Regards, Estancia Cristina staff. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was a special day, fantastic, although it rained and did quiet cold. The important thing is to cover well with warm clothing. BRAVE- GOOD - all the staff girls Viva Patagonia during the excursion booking: professionalism, cooperation, kindness. Perfect organization. Starting from the embarkation at 8.00 am to Puerto Punta Banderas. The navigation on the incredible beautiful color Argentino... More 

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Lucia S, Comercial at Estancia Cristina, responded to this review

Thank you so for your detailed review of your day at the Estancia! :) Best regards, Estancia Cristina staff. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I took the day trip to Estancia Cristina in November 2015 and right from the word go the booking process was easy. I dealt with Marcela in their office in El Calafate and she was so patient with me as I was asking so many questions. The trip itself was just amazing - we sailed (in quite a large boat)... More 

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Lucia S, Comercial at Estancia Cristina, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review Leezy! Your greeting will be given to our staff! Regards, Estancia Cristina staff. More 

Brasilia, DF
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the most beautiful places I've visited. Quietness and peace enjoyed up top. Excellent guides willing to tell you about all the details of the place. Must go & experience it!

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Thank you so much for your comment and recommend us to other passengers! Regards, Estancia Cristina staff. More 

Neve Ilan, Israel
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely place, excellent guidance we received a tour of the farm.   And good guidance 4x4 vehicle trip. Stunning nature and the view of the Upsala Glacier wonderful.

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Thank you so much for your review! Best regards, Estancia Cristina staff. More 

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