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Address: | Lago Gutierrez, San Carlos de Bariloche 8400, Argentina
Phone Number: +54 294 441-4053
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Established in 1998, PURA_VIDAPATAGONIA is the first, most experienced, and...

Established in 1998, PURA_VIDAPATAGONIA is the first, most experienced, and only agency solely devoted to kayaking outings within the Nahuel Huapi national park. Our outings are carefully planned, organized, and designed to guarantee comfort and safety in all their different levels, focusing our attention mainly on those passengers without prior experience.

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USD 80.00*
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Lago Gutierrez Half-Day Kayak Tour from Bariloche
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USD 80.00*
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Lago Gutierrez Half-Day Paddle Boarding Tour from Bariloche
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USD 215.00*
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Full Day Kayaking Experience

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Awesome Kayak Trip

We did a 2-day kayaking trip with Diego, and it was fantastic! The lake was great, and the scenery was beautiful. We've never been Kayak camping before, so we learned how to pack... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
DithyL
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Cincinnati, Ohio
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent the afternoon kayaking on the lake. Picnic set up on a beach - super homemade alfajores. Good tuition and supervision for beginners. Friendly staff.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did a 2-day kayaking trip with Diego, and it was fantastic! The lake was great, and the scenery was beautiful. We've never been Kayak camping before, so we learned how to pack the kayaks, as well. Diego was a great guide, and told us much about the area. He also cooked us some delicious food, and shared good beer... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Kayaking with Diego was really fun. It was a great afternoon with nice weather, relatively calm see and mate cocido :)

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Bideford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed kayaking with Diego who was a superb guide and host. The equipment is good quality, good briefing on technique and safety (in English too which we were not expecting). Gentle paddle in brilliant conditions (sunny and refreshing breeze). Stopped for refreshments on the shore (served on a table with cloth!). Really relaxing afternoon with great views of... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was an awesome trip on the water, even when the weather wasn't so good. Diego is a great guy who is funny and he helps people who are a bit nervous to smile and haven fun!

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Thank Lotte A
Watford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Diego was the perfect host as he expertly guided us across the lake to a remote beach for a welcome coffee. Beautiful way to see the landscape and be close to nature in this spectacular part of Patagonia.

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Thank Anita F
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

A great way to spend an afternoon In Bariloche. It was a welcome break from cycling Thanks for the warm welcome Diego

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

We've been guided in our First kayak experience By Diego Belen and their son Tomas and we've achieved one of our best experiences here in Bariloche. They took us at the Hotel and then they brought us at this wonderful lake in which they explained how to use the kayak and then they moved with us into the lake. Also... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We did a half day kayaking trip with Diego and it was fabulous! The lake and surrounding mountains were gorgeous, we had plenty of time to enjoy the scenery and take photos and the tea and snacks were delicious! Diego was very knowledgeable and friendly. I cannot recommend them enough, thanks for a wonderful day!

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Redmond, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016

Me and 2 girlfriends took the Lake Gutierrez tour in winter and it was spectacular. The surroundings are breathtaking. Our guide Diego was excellent and spoke great English as well. We stopped for coffee break on the opposite shore which was quite cozy. We will definitely come back to Pura Vida Kayaking, and take a longer tour!

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