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Estancia Cristina: Upsala Classic

Estancia Cristina: Upsala Classic

Upsala Glacier + Estancia Cristina + Musum + Historic visit and walk.

After we pick you up from your hotel in El Calafate at around 7 Am, at 8:15 Am you embark and sail from the port of Punta Bandera in a modern and comfortable boat. You will sail between icebergs and a stunning scenery overlooking the western front of Upsala Glacier and then you will head to the Cristina channel to the desembark area at Estancia Cristina.

You will arrive at the Estancia Cristina at 11:30 Am. There, you will stay for 6 hours during which you will do many activities: there will be a guided tour to the Museum Costumbrista (former shearing shed), you will walk to the River Caterina and the Chapel and you will have a tour in the Estancia.

At 17:30 you will return to the boat to begin the journey back to Puerto Bandera where you will arrive around 19.00 Pm and from there you will take the bus back to El Calafate.

Departure time: 7:00
Arrival time: 20:00
Annual availability: Desde Octubre hasta Abril..
Requirements: Clothing: sportswear, comfortable fleece type jacket, windbreaker jacket, sunglasses, sunscreen, gloves, hat, collars / scarves. Shoes: sports shoes, hiking boots, especially for trekking activity..
Duration: 13 horas..
Time needed: Todo el día..
Not included: Lunch box o almuerzo..
Difficulty: Baja..
Available languages: Español, inglés..

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