Estancia 25 de Mayo

Tour in which you will visit Estancia 25th May. It is an ideal place to relax and enjoy the scenery at the bottom of Cerro Calafate, located a few blocks from the city center. The estancia has 17,000 hectares of land with a history dating back to the origins of El Calafate. You will participate in sheep herding with dogs, visit the corrals of the estancia and there will be also a demonstration of traditional sheep shearing. The tour ends with a Patagonian lamb dinner at the restaurant "El Quincho" and a folkloric show.

$ 1.580 ARS

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Optionals
  $ 170 ARS - Transfer from your hotel
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    Duration
      5 Hours.
    Requirements
      Be prepared to experience life in a typical Patagonian estancia.
    Included
      Dinner with folk show in "El Quincho" of the estancia. Welcome tea and wine tasting. Visit to the facilities of the estancia, walk in the surroundings, shearing demonstration and herding sheeps with dogs.
    Not included
      Drinks.
    DisponibilidadesAvailable DisponibilidadesNot available
    Physical difficulty 20%

    In one of the most stunning natural environments in the world, the establishment has 17,000 hectares of countryside and it is located steps from El Calafate downtown. It is an ideal place to relax and enjoy the scenery at the foot of the Cerro Calafate, breathing the purest patagonian air.

    After we pick you up at your hotel in El Calafate, we will welcome you in the estancia with mate and fried cakes to, then, walk to the path Arroyo Calafate.

    Afterwards, you can participate in the traditional activity of patagonian sheep herding with dogs and visit the old shearing shed and yards of the estancia. There will be a demonstration of sheep shearing and, finally, the staff will guide you to the restaurant "El Quincho" where you can have lunch or dinner. For starter you will have creole turnovers, marinades and stews. Enjoy a main course of grilled roasted patagonian lamb accompanied by other courts and the organic garden salads. For dessert we offer homemade custard with caramel and coffee or tea finishing with a folk show performed by local artists and a tour through the country dances.

    Around 22:30 Pm the excursion ends undertaking the journey back to your hotel.

    17:30 Pick-up at hotel
    3 km distance
    18:00 Welcome in estancia
    Walk around the estancia
    Visit to the shearing shed
    Sheep herding with dogs
    Dinner and folk show
    Patagonian lamb roast
    22:30 Farewell in estancia
    Return to El Calafate
    23:00 Drop off at hotel
    Included activities
    Optional activities

    The schedule, order and the activities can vary according to the organization of the day.

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    $ 170 ARS
    Transfer from your hotel
    Round trip transfer from your hotel to the meeting point where the tour starts.
    Dinner with folk show in "El Quincho" of the estancia
    Patagonian lamb roasted to the stake (traditional cooking of the area) accompanied by salads. Includes dessert.
    Welcome tea and wine tasting. Visit to the facilities of the estancia, walk in the surroundings, shearing demonstration and herding sheeps with dogs.
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