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Pura Vida Patagonia Kayaking

Route 82 and lake gutierrez | Lago Gutierrez, San Carlos de Bariloche 8400, Argentina
+54 9 294 441-4053
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Fantástico!!!!

I chose this company based on the Lonely Planet guide and their terrific reviews on TripAdvisor. I... read more

Reviewed 28 February 2017
NOTL1973
via mobile
Amazing way to see Bariloche!

We did the half day sunset kayak. Probably one of the beautiful ways to see the lakes of Bariloche... read more

Reviewed 12 February 2017
lauraballenger
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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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“kayaking trip” (13 reviews)
“sea kayaks” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Route 82 and lake gutierrez | Lago Gutierrez, San Carlos de Bariloche 8400, Argentina
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+54 9 294 441-4053

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Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

I chose this company based on the Lonely Planet guide and their terrific reviews on TripAdvisor. I did the half day kayak in the afternoon. Diego was our guide and it was a great way to spend the afternoon. Diego speaks excellent English as well....More

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Belen Y, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Pura Vida Patagonia Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2017

Dear paddler! Thanks for the good comments about your experience kayaking with us! We really appreciate your words to our guides and the company! Hope we can have you kayaking again in Patagonia Pura Vida,

Reviewed 12 February 2017

We did the half day sunset kayak. Probably one of the beautiful ways to see the lakes of Bariloche. We were picked up at our hotel by the staff and the lake (Lago Gutierrez) was about a 20 minute drive from the city. We were...More

Thank lauraballenger
Belen Y, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Pura Vida Patagonia Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2017

Laura, thanks for so many nice words! We really appreciate that you recognised our guide job! Hope we can have you once more in Patagonia! Pura Vida,

Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

I was recommended these people by my hotel (Altuen Hotel). Arrived at the start point on Lago Gutierrez and was kitted out with my life jacket and skirt ready to paddle with a group of Argentinos. After basic instruction off we went at a leisurely...More

Thank Bob A
Belen Y, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Pura Vida Patagonia Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2017

Bob thanks for your good comments and for the recommendation! Hopefully we would have you again in Patagonia for a longer trip! Hope you have a nice trip Pura Vida,

Reviewed 28 December 2016

My wife and I had the pleasure of spending a day kayaking on Lago Gutierrez with Danny, our guide. The entire experience was amazing. The scenery and views from the lake are gorgeous. The kayaking was fun (note - we had the luck of having...More

Thank Josh L
Belen Y, Director de Recepción at Pura Vida Patagonia Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2017

Josh, thanks you very much for your recommendation. Thanks for highlighting Danny´s job and our equipment quality! It´s what makes the difference! Hope we can have you back soon! Pura Vida,

Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

We did a two ours kayaking trip. We had nice weather with great views over the lake and less wind on the way back so it was very relax. The coffee break with cookie (homemade) was also good. We recommend this trip.

Thank Mark H
Belen Y, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Pura Vida Patagonia Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2017

Mark, thanks for your commnet of your trip! It´s a pleassure to keep working like this! Pura Vida,

Reviewed 27 November 2016

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

Thank demail2003
Belen Y, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Pura Vida Patagonia Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2017

Hi! thanks for your comments! Hope you will be back in Patagonia for a longer trip! Pura Vida

Reviewed 26 November 2016 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...More

Thank DithyL
Belen Y, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Pura Vida Patagonia Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2017

Thank you really much for this comment! It´s always nice to know that we are doing the right thing! Hope you´ll be back soon for another overnight trip! Pura Vida,

Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

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

Thank Ozlem D
Belen Y, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Pura Vida Patagonia Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2017

Hi! thank you so much for your niec words! Keep paddling! Pura vida,

Reviewed 23 November 2016 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...More

Thank JillTDevon
Belen Y, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Pura Vida Patagonia Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2017

Hi! thanks for highligting our english, quality and hosting! It´s good to know that we are going in the right direction! Hope you will come back soon Pura Vida,

Reviewed 10 November 2016

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!

Thank Lotte A
Belen Y, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Pura Vida Patagonia Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2017

Hi! Thanks for the comments! Hopefully we will have you back for another trip! Pura Vida,

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Hi! thanks for contact us! Established in 1998, Pura Vida Patagonia is the first, most experienced, and only agency solely devoted to kayaking outings within the Nahuel Huapi national park. Our outings are carefully... More
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