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A view from a cruise ship

We were lucky to be on the Star Princess,on a lovely day, although the cloud was a bit low, we all... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Workington, United Kingdom

This is up there with the famous Glacier sailing in Alaska. We sailed by on a cruise ship and... read more

Reviewed 16 November 2018
Teresa H
Texada Island, Canada
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
| Campo de Hielo Sur, Puerto Natales 6160000, Chile
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were lucky to be on the Star Princess,on a lovely day, although the cloud was a bit low, we all got a great view and experience of the glacier. We could not get off the ship, but it parked up in front, and did...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank alisdairt
Reviewed 13 January 2019

This glacier can only be seen from the water, there is no road acces. Our visit was by cruiseboat which did a scenic cruisepart up to the foot of the glacier. During our sail inn we were greeted by a little group off dolphins, which...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Richard-Roadman
Reviewed 16 November 2018

This is up there with the famous Glacier sailing in Alaska. We sailed by on a cruise ship and stayed for an hour as the ship slowly turned. Photo opp

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Teresa H
Reviewed 8 May 2018

We visited Amalia Tidewater Glacier on our cruise in South America. Our ship sailed up to the glacier and then pivoted to give both sides of the ship a good view. Unfortunately there was a haze that affected our view of the mountains behind. But...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Barheat
Reviewed 3 May 2018

Located at the edge of the Sarmiento Channel in the Bernardo Higgens Nacional Park and part of the Southern Patagonia Ice Field, The Amalia Glacier is only viewable by water craft or cruise ship. There is a lot of similarities between a Inside passage Alaska...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Delbe M
Reviewed 27 April 2018

Also known as Skua Glacier, is a tidewater glacier located in Bernardo O'Higgins National Park on the edge of the Sarmiento Channel. The glacier originates in the Southern Patagonian Ice Field. This Glacier comes before the PIO X Glacier. A stunning view put very cold....More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Zhabrina
Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

Our cruise ship passed by this stunning glacier shortly after sunrise one morning. It was incredible! Sadly, our neighboring cruise mates who have done this cruise several years in a row noted that the glacier is smaller in appearance than a few years ago.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank dixiepeach
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