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Unique

Unique and magnificent little piece of nature. Cant be missed as part of the Route 7 road trip. Do... read more

Reviewed 25 November 2018
zuppiat
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Wow

A must in the zone. You can get there traveling around 4 or 5 hours from Coyhaique, where the road... read more

Reviewed 20 February 2018
173AndreaC
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Santiago, Chile
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Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

Unique and magnificent little piece of nature. Cant be missed as part of the Route 7 road trip. Do not make the same mistake as me and jump in the first boat you encounter. It was great but we paid 70k for a private tour....More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank zuppiat
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

A must in the zone. You can get there traveling around 4 or 5 hours from Coyhaique, where the road is paved till Cerro Castillo village and then is all gravel until Río Tranquilo port. You will see Cerro Castillo mountain, General Carrera lake, dead...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 17 February 2018

Beautiful. Totally worth the price and the short boat trip from nearby Puerto Tranquilo. Waterproof garments recommended

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 8 February 2018

I hesitated for so long on whether or not the Capillas de Marmol would be worth the effort (4 hour drive one way, 2.5 hour flight, boat ride). But to be honest, all that effort was what made the experience so much sweeter. When you...More

Date of experience: January 2018
3  Thank StevenTristanYoung
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

The Marmol Cathedral is a little piece of heaven on earth! It’s is difficult to find words to describe that place. The nature there in unbelievably amazing! The lake, the mountains around, and the Marmol rocks are extraordinary! The staff are so friendly and nice...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Luana C
Reviewed 2 January 2018

One of the reasons to stop in Rio Tranquilo. You can get there either with a motor boat tour direct from Rio Tranquilo or get a kayak tour (our choice) which will take you from Rio Tranquilo by van to Bahia Mansa, about 15 mins...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 20 December 2017

It is included in the trip to Catedral de Marmol. It is a rock that is shaped like an egg from strong wind and waves.

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 17 October 2017

We visited the Capillas and the Catedral in our last morning in Puerto Rio Tranquilo, after two days of rain. That day, we were the first ones (and the only ones) to arrive at Bahia Mansa to do the boat tour. When we get there,...More

Date of experience: December 2016
3  Thank Zibordi
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

You should visit capillas de mármol in puerto tranquilo country city you need to change clothes for the strong breeze the board trip on average $10000 and $20000 Clp , don't forget to bring a camera because the place is wonderful you need sunblock and...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Nicolas a
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

The road to Puerto tranquillo is amazing. So beautiful. If you have the time stay a night and go to caves in the am. I thought the were ok. The solar eclipse rose the water 6 feet according to tour. Get a small boutique or...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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lmonera
28 July 2017|
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Response from Mabel Fernanda P | Reviewed this property |
Wow! if you are a adventurous couple of course!!! I recommend you to call to some travel agency, and ask if you can use a platform, and do it on summer! :)
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Julianne H
22 July 2016|
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Thank you Jose. I wouldn't have the knoledge to answer the question
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16 December 2015|
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You can take an overnight bus from El Chalten to Los Antiguos (8hr). From Los Antiguos you can get a taxi to the Argentinian border, but then will have to be prepared to walk up to 3hr to get across from the Argentinian... More
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