We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Share
Save

Kayak Tour in La Leona River from El Calafate

Highlights
  • Kayaking and hiking tour along the La Leona River from El Calafate
  • Kayak on the pristine waters with a guide in the lead, all equipment provided
  • Hike through the petrified forest, looking for dinosaur bones
More
Kayak Tour in La Leona River from El Calafate
From USD 150.99
Check Availability
  • Overview
  • What to Expect
  • Important Information
  • Reviews
  • Q&A
Select Date and Travellers
Kayak Tour in La Leona River from El Calafate
USD 150.99
Overview
Explore the La Leona River  on this full-day kayaking and hiking tour from El Calafate. Kayak down the river for an hour, then pull in to land and hike for a few hours among the petrified forest, where you can stop to see dinosaur bones. Along the way, learn about the flora, fauna, and geology of the Patagonian steppe from your nature guide. Picnic lunch included.
What to Expect
You will be picked up at approximately 7:30am at your hotel, and the transfer to the river takes about one hour . You will receive all the equipment that you need as well as a safety training to prepare you for kayaking adventure. 
After that we start paddling the first 8 km for approximately one hour, learning about the geology, flora and fauna and enjoying the river. We stop for a hike and lunch at a spot with amazing views.

Head back onto the river to kayak for another 6 km, hour and 20 minutes learning about the geological formations and the steppe vegetation. At the end of this kayaking session, you will be picked up and returned to your hotel.
Reviews (70)
1 - 5 of 65 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile
Fantastic day - totally recommend!

We signed up to do this tour just as a way of filling our second day in El Calafate but had an absolutely fantastic day!! The guides were great, really knowledgeable. The kayaking was tons of fun and they gave you everything you needed to...More

Thank Harriet I
Reviewed 3 days ago
Best day-trip ever. Absolutely loved it.

We have done a lot of day trips across several countries. This one was absolutely perfect. It had all the elements of a balanced day trip. Right duration, excellent guides, breathtaking views, appropriate amount of activity and perfect size group. We were 3 couples and...More

Thank Finicky_one
Kayak Santa Cru... E, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Kayak Santa Cruz, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Finicky!! Thank you so much for your review. We are so happy to know about you. Have a great time! Best regards Nadia

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile
Cannot fault - excellent experience!!

Had a blast on this day trip to Rio La Leona. It was only myself and my girlfriend, another traveller and the tour guide Ruben on 2 x 2 person kayaks, which personally I think is really nice and felt much less tourist-y. The views...More

Thank ianos93
Kayak Santa Cru... E, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Kayak Santa Cruz, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Ian!!! Such a great review!!! Thank you so much for taking time to share your experience. Have a great time!! Nadia

Reviewed 6 days ago
Awesome way discovery of Patagonia

I did not plan to do this activity and it was the best surprise I had in Patagonia. Eduardo and Ruben have an excellent knowledge about the place where they work from all perspectives: geology, geography or biology. I was traveling solo and in the...More

Thank Borja G
Kayak Santa Cru... E, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Kayak Santa Cruz, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

We are really happy to know about your experience! Thank you for your review! Have a great time!! Nadia

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Awesome discovery of Patagonia

We had a real nice time with Eduardo and Ruben discovering Patagonia. We Kayaked down the river and made a beautiful walk on the land. The guide showed us fossils and dinosaur bones!! While kayaking we got a little wet, but the guys made sure...More

Thank Sharron v
Kayak Santa Cru... E, Director Comercial at Kayak Santa Cruz, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Sharon!! Thank you so much for paddling with us. Have a great time!! Best regards KSC

View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Kayak Tour in La Leona River from El Calafate staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines