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Aventuras La Plata

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Recommended trip!

Based on the other reviews I took this trip. It was really worth the money! Boat to Islas De La... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sennevandenbergh
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Kessel-Lo, Belgium
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What a great day

We organised this trip from Manta - our cruise ship docked there. Transportation had been arranged... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
amandaberwick2017
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Greater Newcastle, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Based on the other reviews I took this trip. It was really worth the money! Boat to Islas De La Plata was a little rough (but fun). Island tour was ok to see the Blue-Footed Boobies. Saw sea turtles when back on the boat before...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sennevandenbergh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We organised this trip from Manta - our cruise ship docked there. Transportation had been arranged which worked just as promised. The trip out was memorable with unexpected whales breaching and having fun. Blue footed boobies everywhere - they were so unafraid of humans -...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank amandaberwick2017
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

If you can’t see the Galapagos, this is the next best thing. Our guide, Adam, was knowledgeable and spoke very good English. He provided lots of information and kept us at a safe distance from the amazing blue footed boobies to not stress them out....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 495mariahg
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

The animals we saw on our day trip along with the passionate tour guide made this day the best I've had in South America to date. We swam with a manta ray, turtles and we saw whales and blue footed boobies!! Banana bread for a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank E617SYpauld
Reviewed 23 September 2018

we hab a wonderful trip to isla de la plata. On the way to the island and also on the way back toe puerto lopez we could observe very many humpback whales. Our guide was great. during the snorkeling we saw a lot of turtles

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Christian G
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Strange German lady working in the office charged us 5$ more then if we had booked through a 3rd party agency. Not happy. Tour was advertised as in English but guide was clearly very reluctant to speak English and only did on request at every...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Salem890
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

This tour had the potential to be great, because the island is interesting and we saw the humpback whales. The snorkeling is so-so but I love snorkeling so I enjoyed that part. The boat crew was great, but the guides... The primary guide spoke only...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Millet02
Reviewed 6 August 2018

We enjoyed our tour of Isla de la Plata which included the island hike, whale watching, snorkeling, and lunch. Our guide was very knowledgeable but not super friendly.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Allison W
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Despite the large number of tourists who visit isla plata, our guide did manage well and cared for the whales when we saw from far away to many boats surrounding 1 mother and her baby, he called kind of cost guard to disperse them. Good...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank jcd1640
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

My experience today with Aventuras La Plata was above and beyond any expectation I had beforehand. The crew, led by Galo, was incredibly kind, knowledgeable & funny! Snacks were provided throughout the entire day + lunch in between our hike and snorkeling. Things that I...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank kindwandering
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Response from Elinaaufreisen | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for late reply. The boat tour is very bumpy and the trek wouldn’t allow Parma. I would say no, but I don’t have kids :)
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Is the trip over fairly smooth or do you need sea sick patches? Thanks.
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