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Punta Tombo

Punta Tombo

Punta Tombo full day experience! Meet the colony of magellan penguins

This excursion starts at 7:45 am and returns at approximately 6:00 pm.

In this circuit, we will visit Punta Tombo, the most important colony of Magellan penguins in South America. There we can see seagulls, skuas, giant petrels, cormorants and oystercatchers.
Given the characteristics of the area, other animals also coexist in the terrestrial ecosystem, such as guanacos, choiques, maras, foxes and others.
In turn, we will have free time to visit the visitor center and its parador where there is time for lunch.
During the tour, according to the high tide in the area, we will visit the Port of Rawson, there the passengers who wish can take an optional navigation to see Oper dolphins, also known as Patagonian dolphins, or combine the excursion with a visit to Gaiman, making a historical-cultural circuit through the Welsh colony today transformed into an important city in the region.
And finally there we have the option of tasting Welsh tea (typical of the area) as an option.


Season: September to March

Difficulty: Low-Medium

Estimated time: 8 hours

Departure time: 07.30 / 08.00

Route: 400 km (350 km of asphalt and 50 km of gravel).

The following options are not included in the excursion: Whale watching – Te gales.

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