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Estancia Excursions

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Wildlife & Battlefield Tours in the Falkland Islands for Land Based and Cruise Passengers. Destinations include Volunteer Point, Cape Dolphin, Cape Bougainville, Stanley Mountains, Goose Green/Darwin and San Carlos.
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7 Allardyce Street, Stanley, East Falkland FIQQ1ZZ, Falkland Islands
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All reviews land rover packed lunch king penguins volunteer point off road cruise ship bag lunch an adventure eggs great driver hour drive rough terrain falkland islands another couple two hours tender tickets excellent tour
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Ok, who doesn't love penguins? We booked this as a private excursion off a cruise ship and our party of 6 was combined with another party of 2 off the ship and we were flawlessly met and taken to Volunteer Point. While the 4x4 portion...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank kimmiemouse
Estancia-Excursions, Owner at Estancia Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you for booking with us!

Reviewed 5 days ago

Our guide was Terrence- he was great! He's lived there for a long time and knew a lot about the islands. We learned about agriculture, government, the 1982 war, etc. The trip out to Volunteer Point is a bumpy one, as the majority of it...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Pilar B
Estancia-Excursions, Owner at Estancia Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for such a fabulous review. I will pass this on to Terence.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Efficient and cost efficient way to get from port to see the King Penguins. The company picks you up and takes you on a 2 hr (and more than 1/2 is off road 4x4) each way journey to see several types of penguins. Peter our...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Unexpected chance to go off-road to Volunteer Point as Estancia had a few seats available to see King Penguins. From first talking to Nyree to end of 6 hour excursion was fantastic. Our driver, Gene, was welcoming, friendly and keen to share his life on...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Estancia-Excursions, Owner at Estancia Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Always happy to help if we have a seat or 2 spare. Thank you for taking the time to write a review.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was put in touch with Nyree who runs Estancia Excursions because I wanted to see penguins close up without the 4 hours 'off road' on the ship excursion, which was far more expensive and not as personal. Nyree met me and introduced me to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Rosie M
Estancia-Excursions, Owner at Estancia Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

I'm very pleased that you had such a great day. Thank you for booking with us.

Reviewed December 11, 2018

We visited Port Stanley, The Falkland Islands on a cruise ship. We arranged a tour with Estancia Excursions and it was the owner's mother who drove us around. The tour was tailor made for us and took us to the memorials we wanted to see....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Estancia-Excursions, Owner at Estancia Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded December 12, 2018

So pleased that you enjoyed your time. It was a busy day in Stanley!

Reviewed November 28, 2018

We booked the tour in the uk and informed we pay when we arrive, because as we found out sometimes the sea is too rough for the cruise ships to anchor or of course the tenders to carry passengers. We were indeed very lucky as...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Estancia-Excursions, Owner at Estancia Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded November 29, 2018

Volunteer Point is pretty amazing. Thank you for choosing Estancia Excursions.

Reviewed April 28, 2018

The trip to Volunteer Point took over two hours and we ran out of road about half way. In a 19-year-old four wheel drive with a rugged, 5th generation Falklander, it was a blast. Tiny ruts or streams were crossed on small boards just wide...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed April 2, 2018

Contacted the company as we were to be in for a day off a cruise ship. Nyree, the owner, quickly got back to us. They take a maximum of 4 people in a Land Rover to Volunteer Point. The ride was over 2 hrs each...More

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank snoopy647
Reviewed March 31, 2018

GREAT Trip to Volunteer Point - this was one of the best trips we took on our cruise. BOOK EARLY!!! We booked this trip as soon as we were able and were so glad we did. Stanley is a small island with not many people....More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Estancia-Excursions, Owner at Estancia Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded April 1, 2018

The description of the trip always sound rather daunting, but it's totally worth it. I'm very pleased that you enjoyed your day with us.

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Response from 637Grace | Reviewed this property |
We booked our excursions on line at Estancia Tours and made all arrangements with Nyree who is the owner. She is a lovely young lady and extremely organized. We did not pay at the time of booking. Nyree policy was that... More
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I contacted them on-line at their website. The cost got adjusted because our trip was shortened due to our late arrival. The costs are on their website too. They do not charge you anything before you arrive because some... More
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