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About
Operadores de montañas Más de 2000 kms de desierto y 25 volcanes 20 años de experiencia y ningun accidente
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Contact
Caracoles 329 B, San Pedro de Atacama, Chile
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+56 9 5333 6021
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 15 June 2015 via mobile

In the light of variety of providers I had done quite a bit of research on agencies that handle volcano trekking. Travelling solo, it is of importance to have the knowledge of an experienced, attentive to individual needs guide. After reviewing many, I have decided...More

6  Thank Aneczka50
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 30 July 2014

We bought a full-day trip to vulcano Pili. Due to road opening times, we had to convert it to a 1.5-day trip (additional fees). We left the hotel at 4pm to go to the base camp. The guide decided to start walking at 2am. We...More

3  Thank Christophe P
ChristianVulcano, Gerente at Vulcano Expediciones, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2016
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que tu no puedas subir un volcan , no quiere decir que los guias no sepan! ellos organizan y hacen...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We did with them the Cerro Toco trekking (half a day). This trekking is to recommend for the beautiful view - 360! - and because it is perfect as a first trekking in the altitude (you walk from 5000 to 5600 msm and it is...More

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Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

We can recommend the volcano Aucanquilcha (the summit view is spectacular) but not with this agency. Our “guide” Yeside from Colombia was extremely kind and thoughtful but we encountered many issues: 1. He was not able to speak at all english as promised by Christian...More

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Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Well organised and efficient trip to Cerro Toco with Christian. He is a knowledgeable and helpful guide.

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Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

With this company I booked a tour of moon valley and ratio geysers. Both Mauricio and Salvador were good guides and explained everything in Spanish and English.

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Reviewed 14 July 2018

Vulcanó expediciones across the street from BCI To start, i have never in my life written a review on trip advisor but the way I was treated by this company made me want to take the time to warn others of their horrendous behavior. I...More

1  Thank Justin S
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

We tried to go on this tour the first night and the tour was canceled due to cloudy conditions. We had already paid. They said we could try for the next night. On the second night we arrived and were advised there would be a...More

2  Thank dixiepeach
ChristianVulcano, Gerente at Vulcano Expediciones, responded to this reviewResponded 29 January 2018
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Además te devolvieron el dinero

Reviewed 16 January 2018

Two months before we were there a Brazilian man died while trekking Lascar with Volcano Expediciones. He had a heart attack during the hiking (google it in spanish). I asked the Brazilian girl at the reception about it, and (believe it or not) she laughed...More

2  Thank Emilio G
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Didn't get picked up and had to wait the whole day for an explanation and refund. The explanation was that when they put the address in the phone it directed them to the wrong end of the street I was staying on (which Beggers belief...More

1  Thank LashingQuills
ChristianVulcano, Gerente at Vulcano Expediciones, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017
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Tú eres el responsable de dejar el nombre del hotel dirección número de contacto y estar esperando en la puerta...More

Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

We climbed Vulcano Cerro Toco, since all the others are closed. Christian was our guide. We found it an amazing experience, therefore we would recommend do climb one of the volcanoes (IF you are acclimatized to the altitude). Christian was really professional and gave us...More

Thank Liselore V
ChristianVulcano, Gerente at Vulcano Expediciones, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

Tks!!!!! Congratulations !!!!!!!!!

Reviewed 8 March 2017

Very bad organization for the Sairecabur - a 5900m summit (andinism) : the meeting time was much too late, the info between the agency and the guide didn't passed, and we shouldn't have tried this summit at this time, regarding the snow conditions. We were...More

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