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Michael the German Pirate

Avenidas Marina 821, Valparaiso, Chile
+56 9 9948 2504
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Michael Arnold's 'Coast & Wine' tour was excellent! Highly recommend!

Spent an unforgettable day driving from Valparaiso to Santiago airport with Michael Arnold on his... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mark G
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I reached out to Michael for a pickup/tour while in Valparaiso. He was already booked but referred... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Tailor-made private tours in Valparaiso and its surrounds off the beaten path and at your own pace.
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“vina del mar” (22 reviews)
Avenidas Marina 821, Valparaiso, Chile
+56 9 9948 2504

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent an unforgettable day driving from Valparaiso to Santiago airport with Michael Arnold on his 'Coast & Wine' tour which took us to Isla Negra, scenic Pacific Coast towns, a delicious 'locals only' lunch, wine tasting at a few vineyards, and, finally, the airport. I...More

Thank Mark G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I reached out to Michael for a pickup/tour while in Valparaiso. He was already booked but referred us to another great guide (Luis Charlin). So we did not tour with Michael, yet, although I was not a client he answered several subsequent emails with suggestions....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We would have never found the hidden places Michael showed us or heard the story of Valparaiso as it is now and how it got there. Michael‘s tour is so much more than looking at buildings from the outside - so thank you very much...More

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Reviewed 22 August 2017

These guys offer (& deliver) so very much, and at very reasonable rates! Our driver for the day was Rupert, and he was extremely friendly and knowledgeable! We followed up an entirely thorough and interesting tour of Vina Del Mar and Valparaiso with a visit...More

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Reviewed 31 May 2017

We booked a day trip from Santiago with Michael for 4 people a couple of days ahead.He came and picked us up from our hotel. We visited a couple of excellent wineries on the way. He was very knowledgeable and adjusted the itinerary to what...More

1  Thank KathZel
Reviewed 19 May 2017

My brother and I contacted Michael about transferring us from Santiago to Valparaiso, taking in a few sights en route. He provided us with lots of advice leading up to our visit, from places to stay to sights worth seeing. He always answered all emails...More

1  Thank Rebecca A
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We only had one full day in Santiago, Chile, before departing for our South American cruise. Not knowing much about the place and having one member of our party with limited mobility, we relied on Mr Arnold to design a city tour for us, as...More

Thank Suzanne C
Reviewed 3 May 2017

We booked Michael based on a comment on Cruise Critic. He gave us the best tour we have ever taken. His tours are very personal and he is very intuitive to our interests. He took us to places larger groups would never see. Our favourite...More

1  Thank dlvey
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Booked a tour and transfer from Santiago to our hotel in Vina Del Mar the day before our South America Cruise. Michael was prompt in letting us know about the tour/transfer and arrangements for airport pickup. We were met by Rafael at the airport and...More

1  Thank Doreen A
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Michael was there to greet the 6 of us after we left our cruise ship. Since I was not the one that booked this excursion I had no idea what the plans were for the day. I had heard great things about him. What was...More

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3 July 2017|
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Response from GermanPirate | Property representative |
Yes I do. Please send me an email. Best regards, Michael
3 October 2016|
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Response from Lauramcw | Reviewed this property |
sorry probably too late. cost was all inclusive around $120 PP USD. less than transfers aline.
9 September 2016|
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Response from Peggy B | Reviewed this property |
His website is called My Valparaiso. Trip Advisor doesn't let me add a link, so just google "My Valparaiso" or Michael the German Pirate.