Customer Rating On return from their adventure we ask customers: “On a scale of 0-10, with 10 being the highest, how likely is it that you would recommend Swoop to a friend or colleague?”
Hans' Trip:W Trek from a Luxury Lodge
Hans' Trip Date:
4th Dec - 21st Dec 2021
What was your most memorable moment?
Standing on top of an empty atacama desert hill. Seeing no end to an horizon. And in absolute silence, surrounded by absolute beauty
Which of the following best describes your adventure?
On a scale of 0 to 10, how likely is it that you would recommend Swoop to a friend or colleague?
9 out of 10
Tell us about Tierra Patagonia
Just an incredible experience in a once in a lifetime environment
Tell us about Torres del Paine
Base of the towers was my most challenging hike / climb ever but most definitely a highlight
Tell us about Santiago
City is going through changes . Some hip neighborhoods, great pre Columbian museum (!), authentic fish market with great food.
Tell us about The Atacama
See my comments above An incredible world of power nature , endless vistas and fascinating desert life
Tell us about the Wildlife
Seeing ( a swiftly hiding ) puma, condors up high , and many many big species. The guides were without exception, truly committed to the preservation of the world they were showing us. Almost all with a deep knowledge and understanding of the flora and fauna we were surrounded by
Do you have any tips or advice for other people planning a trip to Patagonia?
Use your worn in hiking shoes ! Not new ones Expect all types of weather Appreciate that roads in the desert are bouncy ( always ) . Trust your guides in assessing if you can complete and enjoy certain excursion or hike
Has your experience changed your perspective in any way?
Yes, That there are places on earth that still rule over man , not the other way around
Do you have any recommendations for Swoop, or feedback about the team?
Zoe did an excellent job
Was there anything else Swoop could have done for you to help you prepare for your trip?