Laguna San Rafael Boat Ride In Puerto Rio Tranquilo

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Highlights of San Rafael Lagoon - Explorers Bay From Puerto Tranquilo

We will undertake a unique adventure through one of the most immaculate landscapes of Chilean Patagonia: the Laguna San Rafael National Park, the largest in the Aysén region, whose extension It is made up mostly of ancient ice from the Northern Ice Fields.

We will carry out a full-day navigation in the reserve, during the which we will be able to see the glaciers and if we are lucky, we will be able to do a sighting of native fauna

Always accompanied by expert guides, we will have the opportunity to enjoy the meals on board and the unique opportunity to drink whiskey in ancient ice. 

Come with us to discover the San Rafael Lagoon in a very special way! 
* Puerto Tranquilo Hotels: 07:00 a.m.
* Bahía Exploradores Pier: 09:30 a.m.
* Puerto Tranquilo Hotels: 7:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
* Bahía Exploradores Pier: 5:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
1 Day
October - April
- Navigation
- Breakfast: homemade bread, ham and cheese with coffee or tea
- Lunch: Homemade preparations (pastas, meats, stews) + dessert
- Tea, coffee, cookies and chocolate accompany the food service throughout the navigation.
- Whiskey tasting with glacier ice
- Insurance for passengers (18 to 60 years old)
- Entrance fee to Laguna San Rafael National Park
Not Included
- Food or Drinks not mentioned.
- Tips and unspecified extras.
Physical Reqs.
-Suitable for all audiences, families, adults, young people, older adults and children.
-This program is carried out in remote areas at least 4 hours away from the nearest health center. If you are pregnant, have hypertension, diabetes, allergies or other relevant health aspects, please indicate them when booking the tour.
What To Bring?
Comfortable clothing and shoes
- Navigation operates from October to April, always subject to weather conditions and
Rates for a minimum of 5 passengers. Generally during the season we have daily departures or scheduled reservations. Therefore, if you are traveling alone or your group is smaller, please contact us for availability.

How to get to Puerto Exploradores: In Puerto Tranquilo, just before crossing the northern limit bridge, you must turn onto route X-728 towards the Exploradores Valley, which you must follow until the end of the road (until Km. 91). ) Take into account that it is approximately 2 Hrs. from Puerto Tranquilo to the meeting point, which will be at 9:45 AM, so you must leave Puerto Tranquilo no later than 7:30 AM. The crew will be waiting for you here, and you will find a large area to park.
Included Menu
- Breakfast: homemade bread, ham and cheese with coffee or tea
- Lunch: Homemade preparations (pasta, meat, stews) + dessert
- Tea, coffee, biscuits and chocolate accompany the food service during the whole navigation.

Details of Day Tours

Depending on the choice chosen, the guide will pick you up at 7:00 AM in Puerto Tranquilo, or we will meet at 9:30 AM at the Bahía Exploradores dock (see below how to get there if you choose the option without transfer). Once we arrive at the dock, we will have a brief safety briefing and our guide will give us an overview of our trip. 

After boarding the boat, we will have a delicious breakfast while we enjoy the scenic beauty offered by the final stretch and delta of the Exploradores River. After the gentle navigation of approximately two hours, we will arrive at the Laguna San Rafael National Park.

Once we disembark at the dock of the National Park, we can take a short walk along an interpretive trail lasting 30 minutes round trip, to rest from navigation, go to the bathroom and explore theruins of the historic Ofqui hotel

After the brief rest we will return to the boat, and we will sail towards the wall of theSan Rafael Glacier, where we will be able to contemplate its imposing fall and the magnificent natural scenery that surrounds it. Here we will enjoy a delicious homemade lunch, and as a highlight, we will drink whiskey with ancient ice! in addition to enjoying a good coffee. After this pleasant navigation, we will return to the dock at approximately 5:00 p.m., and those who chose the option with transfer will be returning to Puerto Tranquilo at approximately 8:00 p.m.

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Rates of San Rafael Lagoon - Explorers Bay From Puerto Tranquilo in Puerto Rio Tranquilo

Service Without Transfer from Bahía Exploradores

* Operates: From October 15 to April 30. Subject to weather conditions. * FD 7 Hrs - Shared service boarding in Bahía Exploradores at approximately 09:30 hrs. Minimum 2 passengers.

Starts: 09:00 Hs
Duration: 7 HS
Operates: Everyday
Offered in: Español English

From: USD $390

Price for 1 adult: USD $780

Service with Transfer from Puerto Tranquilo

* Operates: From October 15 to April 30. Subject to weather conditions. * FD 12 Hrs - Shared service departs from Puerto Tranquilo at approximately 07:00. Minimum 2 passengers.

Starts: 07:00 Hs
Duration: 12 HS
Operates: Everyday
Offered in: Español English

From: USD $440

Price for 1 adult: USD $880
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