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Address: El Calafate, Argentina
Phone Number: +54-2902-49-2118
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Description: At 37 miles long, this glacier is considered one of the longest in South...
At 37 miles long, this glacier is considered one of the longest in South America.
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I did a cruise/boat trip through three magnificient glaciers! Upsala is the most interesting and the biggest. The trip to El Calafate is not completed without doing this cruise... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 8, 2015
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Santa Fe, Argentina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

I did a cruise/boat trip through three magnificient glaciers! Upsala is the most interesting and the biggest. The trip to El Calafate is not completed without doing this cruise where you see huge pieces of ice floating next to you and changing their colors!!

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Awesome place. It is so long and so beautiful. You can watch this glacier flowing from so long, never ending :)

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Glaciers are great, maybe not as gorgoeus as the Perito Moreno, but nice to see it appearing while sailing the lake. Wear warm clothes, even in summer time. The boat trip is a bit boring, but the only way to see the blocks of ice.

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

The A/C catamaran will take you in full comfort winter or summer to this amazing glacier. This is one of the biggest glacier in SouthAmerica and the ship will take you very close to the very front wall of the glacier unless large icebergs keep the boat from getting too close. In any event you will see icebergs much bigger... More 

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Laguna Niguel, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

I took a boat to see and was impressed. I like glaciers. More impressive than Alaska. Would recommend

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Athens, Greece
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

The most amazing and breathaking cruise. Watching the glacier and listening the noise of detaching ice gives you amazing feeling.

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Long Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

We saw Upsala Glacier from afar, but was a magnificent experience. Pristine environment worth visiting when in Patagonia.

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Ribeirao Preto, SP
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

Although its access is possible only by boat, and you have to pay quite a bit for it, the 5h boat trip to see this glaciar goes fast as you can admire the Argentinian lake and this glaciar. And the boat is quite nice.

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Hamburg, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

The boat is a speedboat - normal comfort, you can book the captains deck, for approx. +50% more charge- separated area, small balcony - we decided to stay at the normal decks (2), was okay, even if crowded, no problem with views, the Captains deck with small balcony has more restrictions, but at the end it a personal decision. Below... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

It was a beautiful day for a boat trip and the majestic view of this glacier made it even better. The only bad part is that it was so full of icebergs (which, by the way, are awesome and one of the biggest attractions of this tour) that the boat couldn't get closer to it... Wishing better luck to the... More 

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Address: El Calafate, Argentina
Phone Number: +54-2902-49-2118
Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Patagonia  >  Province of Santa Cruz  >  El Calafate

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