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Darwin Expediciones

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Calle Espana 2551, Puerto Deseado Z9050BAU, Argentina
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If You want to see Rockhoppers: This the place!

If You want to see penguins (Magellan & ROCKHOPPERS!) you have to visit Isla Pingüino from Puerto... read more

Reviewed 15 March 2018
twiedema
A great experience guided by one of the most knowledgeable and friendly Roxanne

If Darwin Expeditions could control the weather and particularly the wind, I am sure they would. A... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2018
L7838WCpeterv
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Addo Elephant National Park, South Africa
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Since 1991 Darwin Expeditions specializes in operating adventure & nature programs of high quality in the Atlantic Patagonia. We are always attentive to the development of new routes, designing single cruises, finding exclusive locations and offering the best options in the area. Our origin Kayaker made ​​us discover every corner of this unique paradise, one of the most biodiverse places on the Patagonian coast, where there is the wild weather and wild animals. Every tour we do with our clients enjoy as the first time, this gives us the privilege of sharing our work with visitors from around the world are overcome their expectations and recommend us constantly. We love and care our place so that this activity is sustainable and perhaps in the future our children can continue it, which we grow, the same way we did it surrounded by this natural paradise. The main objective is the safety of our customers, for which we have implemented strict work rules. The specialized guides who lead our groups are all recognized professionals, supported and enabled by the relevant institutions. Invite you to visit this portion of the Patagonia hand Darwin Expeditions
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Calle Espana 2551, Puerto Deseado Z9050BAU, Argentina
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Reviewed 15 March 2018

If You want to see penguins (Magellan & ROCKHOPPERS!) you have to visit Isla Pingüino from Puerto Deseado - for me it was an experience of a life-time! We also saw dolphins, seals, cormorants, albatrosses, skuas, etc. The bilingual team @ Darwin Expediciones is amazing!...More

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Reviewed 4 January 2018

If Darwin Expeditions could control the weather and particularly the wind, I am sure they would. A frist class company with top notch people who understand tourists, visitors but above all nature. We had to wait for the right weather but Roxanne knew well how...More

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Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

Never in my time have I had such a great and welcoming expierience with a comercial company. Fantastic guide who spoke 4 languages who made you feel more than welcome even after the tour. I would rate them 100 out of 100.

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Reviewed 8 December 2017

We were on a 30 motorhome rental and came through Puerto Deseado. Driving down the street we saw the Tripadvisor sign on the door of Darwin Expeditions. We were made to feel at home allowed us to park beside the office and booked was lucky...More

1  Thank YBNORMEL
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Reviewed 13 March 2017

Excellent service from beginning to end. Javier is a star! We took the trio to Isla Pinguinos and afternoon to Ria, both very worth it. Best wikdlife spotting in Argentina, hands down.

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Reviewed 26 January 2017

We made the decision to book the tour to Penguin Island with Darwin Expeditions because we wanted to see Rockhopper penguins. Although Puerto Deseado is a little out of the way, it was definitely worth the long bus ride for this tour. From the north,...More

1  Thank Andrea B
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Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Darwin Expediciones are great! We have been on 2 of their boat trips and both were excellent . The staff are professional, knowledgeable and friendly. The wildlife is amazing. I highly recommend these excursions. They are the best trips we have done in South America...More

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HD_Patagonia, Gerente at Darwin Expediciones, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2016

Thank you for your beautiful and interesting comments. So glad to know how much you have enjoyed our excursions! We do love nature and we are always happy to share everything with people like you.

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Reviewed 27 March 2016

We spent an amazing time in Isla pinguino. Roxana is the best guide she would even translate all her explanation in French, she was so happy to share her knowledge. This is definitely Patagonia's best attraction in my opinion I'd love to come back. We've...More

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Reviewed 25 February 2016 via mobile

Puerto Deseado is a slog to get too but the effort is worth it for this trip. Penguin Island with Darwin was the highlight of our three week trip to Patagonia. Roxana and her team manage to provide what is almost an impossible task -...More

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Reviewed 11 December 2015

Thanks to the very professional and friendly services of Roxana and Ricardo we saw an amazing array of birds and sealife, cormorants (grey & black), various gulls, oyster-catchers, petrels, Magellanic penguins. The half day at the Isla Pingüinos was excellent, the Rockhopper penguins are so...More

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