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Amazing, breath-taking beauty not to be missed.

To view 2 glaciers that will not be around much longer, because of global warming, this was one of... read more

Reviewed May 28, 2018
Los Lagos Region, Chile
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Amazing park, containing glaciers, lush forests, swamps, rivers, beaches. Just incredible. Best... read more

Reviewed February 17, 2018
Alessandro S
Marseille, France
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Carr Austral, Puerto Rio Tranquilo, Chile
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Reviewed November 16, 2018

The road is heaviliy damaged and the repair might take 2 months or so according to the local people so currently it is not possible to go to tha glacier from Puerto Rio Tranquilo

Date of experience: November 2018
4  Thank aybeesea
Reviewed May 28, 2018

To view 2 glaciers that will not be around much longer, because of global warming, this was one of the most amazing parts of our trip to see the Catadras de Marmol. Take a drive on your own and you will not be disappointed by...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed February 17, 2018

Amazing park, containing glaciers, lush forests, swamps, rivers, beaches. Just incredible. Best visited through a 3 days trips with Destino Patagonia cutting to the Ofqui isthmus to the sea

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Alessandro S
Reviewed April 25, 2017

in february i went with the company tourismo los arrayanes from puerto rio tranquillo for 135´000pesos to the laguna san raphael. The guide is a local and loves the beauty of its region. he wants to show the tourists what fascinates him so much and...More

Date of experience: February 2017
2  Thank Bianca C
Reviewed March 1, 2017

We went out with Ian and Turismo Rio Exploradores and recommend them highly! We drove in the morning from Rio Tranquillo (~2 hrs), then met Ian in Bahia Expolardoes, took a boat across a river, and then a van to the boat. They were very...More

Date of experience: December 2016
2  Thank EmilyW756
Reviewed February 16, 2017 via mobile

This is an amazing natural masterpiece. I can not recommend this place highly enough. Try a 1 day tour from Rio Tranquillo if the boat from Puerto Chacabuco is a little rich for your budget. Destino Patagonia tour company will get you there with quality.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank squiresy
Reviewed December 18, 2016

A long but a definitely worth a while trip to a marvellous breathtaking glaciar in the mouth of the laguna that offers incredible dramatic approach to a wall of colors. One of many fantastic location along the Carretera Austral.

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank Gideon D
Reviewed June 23, 2016

Laguna San Rafael is like nothing I have ever seen before. The huge granite mountains, the bright blue rivers, and the abundant hanging glaciers at every turn. If passing through or staying in Rio Tranquilo, you cannot miss this park. This is Patagonia. This is...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank dragonslayer12
Reviewed February 29, 2016

A great experience in the glaciers in the Laguna San Rafael. Nice boat trip to the glaciers. Whisky with glaciers ice-cub Worth the effort.

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank mogolan
Reviewed February 25, 2016

We drove to the park where we left our vehicle and were taken by boat to the very front of the San Rafael glacier. Lots of falling ice from the face of the glacier and many icebergs floating in the lagoon in front. They served...More

Date of experience: January 2016
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