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Solo Expediciones

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Jose Nogueira 1255 | (Entre Errazuriz y Balmaceda), Punta Arenas 6200000, Chile
56-61-710219
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US$133.40*
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Shore Excursion: Magellan Penguins Natural Reserve in Magdalena Island from...
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US$160.00*
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Magdalena Island Penguin Tour by Boat from Punta Arenas
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FEEL PATAGONIA is a company who navigates with RIBS trought the straight of Magellan and take the visitors to places that they can't get terrestrial way. This way you can really feel patagonia.Also we offer excursions all over Chilean Patagonia, such as Torres Del Paine, Tierra del Fuego & Punta Arenas and its Sourroding.
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  • Average4%
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“marta island” (26 reviews)
“sea lions” (62 reviews)
“isla magdalena” (61 reviews)
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Jose Nogueira 1255 | (Entre Errazuriz y Balmaceda), Punta Arenas 6200000, Chile
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I were supposed to take the tour to see the penguins via speedboat but our cruise ship (Celebrity) pulled a trick that said even though we were not sailing out until 5:30PM, if we didn’t book a tour through the ship, we...More

1  Thank Jolene912
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is not a joke or conspiracy. We were among the 30+ persons affected by the cancellation on Jan 2, 2018. Still no explanation from the company that holds TripAdvisor #1 position in Punta Arenas. If anybody wants to cross check this I have the...More

2  Thank EVPtrip
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although we had booked many months in advance to see the penguins on the Magdalena and Marta Island excursion, Solo Expediciones canceled the tour two nights before we arrived in Punta Arenas. They did not show common courtesy to notify everyone in the group that...More

7  Thank JSTNSF
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had booked a tour to Magdalena Island with Solo Expediciones *months* prior to our cruise. Three (3) days prior to arriving in Punta Arenas, our group [~ 35 people], received an email cancelling our reservation due to *mechanical issues* with their boat. When we...More

6  Thank Casa_Baskey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked penguin tour at 10 AM with Solo almost 10 months ago and they cancel tour on last moment coz technical issue with boat. The interesting thing was they were accepting money from tourist for 3 PM tour. I really don't understand why can't...More

6  Thank prviral
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We decided on the last minute to go as the weather forecast was for calm and dry weather. We emailed Sole on our way to Punta Arenas from Puerto Natalis and they were very responsive and could not accomodate us the the next day but...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked the tour six months ahead through Cruise Critic Infinity Forum links and total 34 persons booked for shore excursion to Magdalena & Marta island. We got email notification on Dec 31st for cancellation of Jan 2nd tour with a short email saying “the...More

3  Thank Jcyyoung
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked the tour months ago, along with many others taking the celebrity infinity cruise. Two days before the excursion, we all received a cryptic email (on new year's eve!) that the tour was cancelled due to mechanical issues with the boat. We tried to...More

4  Thank MsAdventurous
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were part of a large group, cruising on the Infinity,who had booked the Penguins & Magdalena Island tour. We had booked months in advance. The day prior to the tour we received an email stating that their boat was not working and our tour...More

5  Thank Ayz54
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an absolutely fantastic way to visit Isla Magdalena or La Pinguinera. Much, much cozier than the large ferry and extremely fast. You need to contact them directly to setup the boat trip. I suggest the day before or even the same day. I...More

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Wanjiao N
4 January 2018|
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Response from chambochambo | Reviewed this property |
To my knowledge there are no tickets sold at the dock. This is not for the ferry but a zodiac boat which is faster, much less crowded and includes a trip to Marta Island where you can see sea lions and seals. While... More
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mimiaone
17 December 2017|
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Response from JamesKMTan | Reviewed this property |
The taxi to Punta Arenas will take about half an hour. Will you check into your hotel first?
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Florence H
19 December 2016|
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Response from Joshua M | Reviewed this property |
for the big ice trip it is a morning thing, so you need to be in Puerto Natales. for the small ice hike, you may be able to do that in the afternoon.
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