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Catedral de Marmol

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Address: Lago General Carrera | Puerto Tranquilo, Puerto Rio Tranquilo, Chile
Phone Number: +56 9 4240 1824
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The power of nature acts as a protagoninst in this case, the landscape is just beautiful, the different colours on the marble ir just unforgetable. This is one of the most... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

i just came back from marble caves and wanted to share some logistics info. i was coming from Bariloche in Argentina. took bus that arrived at 8pm in los antiguos. border hours state 10pm but not sure if that is true. i stayed overnight in los antiguos and learned that taxis and buses stopped going across border about a month... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The power of nature acts as a protagoninst in this case, the landscape is just beautiful, the different colours on the marble ir just unforgetable. This is one of the most beautiful places I've visited with my family, highly recommended

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Very touristic & quite some people in the motor boat - if you don't mind the $, go for a Kayaking trip. Check out the Glaciar Exploradores as well, it's a very safe glacier (the hardest is the boulder field before the glacier). Highly recommended for people without glacier experience...

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2016

You will never see something so spectacular again...and perhaps nobody will if climate change persists! Nature art at his maximum expression!!! Colors and forms simply astonishing!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2016

A quick boat ride on Lago Gen Carrera from P. Rio Tranquillo takes you to these natural limestone formations. A bunch of operators right beside the highway offer the tours on small boats with 4-6 passengers (CLP 8,000). An ideal morning trip when the lake is calmer and the light accentuates the optics of the marble caves against the backdrop... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 March 2016

The best way to see and appreciate these water eroded marmer rocks is by Kayak and in the early morning. We booked this tour through the hotel El Puesto. In total only 6 persons with the guides. The hotel manager took one tourist in her boat. We were well equipped with a stable double kayak and floating vests. Only the... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 March 2016

Amazing marble caves. We took a tour on a small boat. 8000 pesos each lasted 1.5 hours. Not to be missed.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 February 2016

Drive about 5 km south on the Carretera Austral until you see a sign wi a couple of flags on the left of the road, and turn off there and drive down to the lake. There you can book a boat (or even canoes) to visit the Marble Caves, a highly unusual structure created by nature along the shores of... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2016

Pleasant two hours on the water getting close to the marble caves and formations along the lakefront.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2016

A group of three of us booked to kayak over to the Marble Caves with El Puesto Expediciones. We two guides for just the three of us, and they were great. The caves themselves are beautiful, and we had plenty of time to paddle around them and explore the different formations.

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