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Lobo Larsen

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Address: Av. Julio Argentino Roca 885, Puerto Madryn U9120AII, Argentina
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+54 280 447-0277
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09:00 - 13:00
17:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 13:00
17:00 - 21:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours

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Amazing experience!

My first intention was to go a make a few dives but after he showed my the video of the snorkeling with the sea lions I was sold right away. I went for the option to go with a... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2014
MaartenJ85
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Bocholt, Belgium
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Bocholt, Belgium
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18 reviews
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Reviewed 19 April 2014

My first intention was to go a make a few dives but after he showed my the video of the snorkeling with the sea lions I was sold right away. I went for the option to go with a dray suit which was a very good idea afterwards. The encounter with the sea lions was a wonderful experience, we were... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2014 via mobile

Having been stranded in PM for three days due to a storm we were desperate for something to do, so despite being warned by another diving outfit (scuba duba) that the water was too cloudy to go snorkeling (they weren't taking bookings for that day) we looked up Gringo from Lobo Larson three sane morning. He went straight into marketing... More 

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6 Thank weetruffle_13
Leeds, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 April 2014 via mobile

This is a truly unique experience you won't want to pass up on. All the staff are excellent and really passionate about what they're doing, & the sea lions will leave you smiling ear to ear all day/week!

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1 Thank Long1990
Leeds, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 3 April 2014

I went snorkelling with sea lions this morning. What an experience! It felt like they were talking it up a lot beforehand but it definitely did not disappoint, it surpassed my expectations even. The instructor (gringo) was awesome and the method of interaction with the sea lions is incredible! I would say this is a must-do in puerto madryn. May... More 

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Thank Strud296
Placentia, California
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3 reviews
Reviewed 29 March 2014

I just went on the sea lion snorkeling excursion, and took my PADI wreck diving specialty course and dry suit diving specialty course with Lobo Larsen. It was an easy dive shop to work with, and my instructor Fransisco (El Gringo) was great. Firstly, snorkeling with sea lions was just so fun. They´re playful creatures and they will swim around... More 

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Thank Peter K
San Francisco, California
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13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 11 March 2014

My hostel recommended this company but after my experience and another couple I met I would say "go with another company". They say the maximum is 8 but they take more. They say the video is personalised but if there are too many people on the tour it isn´t and they completely lost my video (which wouldnt be a big... More 

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4 Thank samiam60713
Calgary, Canada
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83 reviews
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Reviewed 21 February 2014

We found the staff were very friendly and helpful, particularly cecilia and gringo. They really made the experience excellent. I did not purchase the DVD since the price was pretty steep and I just used my own waterproof digital camera, which gave me excellent videos and photos for free. From the beach, we were picked up in a boat and... More 

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1 Thank annabouchard
Ried Im Innkreis, Austria
1 review
Reviewed 7 February 2014

If you want to experience then go to lobo larsen and book the snorkeling or divingtour with the sea lions! Gringo is a realy cool guide and buy the dvds you can get!!! The pic's and videos are amazing!!

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Thank thomasneulentner
Milan, Lombardia, Italy
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28 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2014

It was ok, good experience and they are kind. but TOO MUCH MARKETING, so at the end you don't believe they are sincerly kind. Sometimes this exagerated enegy and jokes and talking talking tallking made me feel like the stupid tourist sheep. Actually we didn't stay in the water for 45 minutes and i felt like we had to obey... More 

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Thank AnabiB
Haifa, Israel
2 reviews
Reviewed 28 January 2014

We forgot 1000 pesos cash on their counter (stupid us). They phoned our hostel the next day to ask if we had forgotten the money there! Really unbelievably honest people. Apart from that the actual service was great. We did the snorkeling with the sea lions, which is really an amazing experience. A bit short since you only get 45... More 

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