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Puerto Madryn, Patagonia, Penguins and Whales

3 Nights from 152 USD
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Descripción

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- Peninsula Valdes Full Day Tour:Península de Valdés is a human world-wide heritage. Throughout its extension it locks up different unique species that find in the zone a great place to

develop their life.During this full day tour you will be accompanied by Naturists and Bilingual guides.The first stop will be the Carlos Ameghino Isthmus Interpretation Center, where you can have fast references on fauna, flora and geology of the Peninsula. Also you will enjoy the panoramic view that the “Golfo Nuevo”, “San Jose” and the “Isla de los Pajaros” will let us observe. Another stop is the village of “Puerto Pirámide”, where depending of the month of the year, you can take a Tour to see the Whales (Optional from 1 Jun – 30 Nov), or a Nautical strolling with Snorkeling (Optional).

Continuing the gravel road, and subject to the season, the climate or the tides, you will visit in different order or

combined with other stops: “Caleta Valdés”, “Punta Cantor” and “Punta Norte” to observe Marine Elephants, Penguins and Marine Lions.The Orcinus or ill- named “Killer Whales” can be watch from the seaside at “Punta Norte”. The best months to see them are in

March and in April. Also during September in the “Caleta Valdés” (with a bit less frequency). Back to Puerto Madryn.

Departure time: 7:30 hs.

Arrival time: 18:30 hs.

Duration: 11:00 hs.

Transport: Mini-Bus

Frecuency: Daily

It includes:Bilingual guide All transfers

It does not include:Entrances to National Parks

Optional Whale Watching Navigation from the 1st of June until the 30th of November

When the Peninsula Valdes Tour reaches Puerto Piramides, a small touristic village in the coast of the Peninsula,

we have the chance, during whale season, to embark for a Whale Watching. The guides on board will tell the customers about the coastal and marine ecosystem, in different languages. This navigation is enjoyable because of the environment and because of the company of the gentle giants of the sea. Apart from observing them in their habitat, we will learn about their biological cycle: mating, birth and breeding of these beautiful whales. Duration of navigation: 1 hours and 30 minutes

Optional Punta Tombo Penguin Colony from the 1st of September until the 30th March:

In this Tour you will visit the most important Latin American continental “Pingüinera” or Penguin Colony (where

hundred of thousands of Penguins lays their eggs in the beach). The First stop will be at “Rawson” port, in the “Union” beach to observe the “Toninas Overas” (Optional Tour). After that, you will move towards Punta Tombo, geographic feature that serves as a habitat of the “Magallanes” Penguin. There, you will have time to observe how the Gulls, “Skuas”, “Petrels”, Cormorans, Oystercatchers and Steam Duck cohabit in the coast.Due to a big extension area, you will also observe steppe characteristic species like “Guanacos” (typical American camaelidae), “Choiques” (small ostrichs), “Maras” (big patagonian Hares) and Foxes. You will visit the small town of Gaiman, to admire its culture and the very particular architecture, also to taste a delicious piece of cake at a Welsh Tea House (optional).

Departure time: 7:30 hs.

Arrival time: 18:30 hs.

Duration: 11:00 hs.

Transport: Mini-Bus

Frecuency: Daily (September to 30 March)

It includes:Bilingual guide PinguinerasGaimanAll transfers

It does not include:Entrances to National Parks

Itinerary:

DAY 1: Airport or Bus Station Pick Up.

DAY2: 7.30 am: Peninsula Valdes Full Day Tour. Pickup at hostel/hotel. Drop off at hostel/hotel at about 6.30 pm.

Day to do the Optional Whale Watching Navigation from Junte to November.

DAY 3: Free day to take Optional: Punta Tombo Penguin Colony from September to March

DAY 4: Pick up at hostel/hotel for Airport or Bus Station drop off.{tab=Prices}

 

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Puerto Madryn, Atlantic Patagonia 3 nights accommodation  
Day 1 Arrival    
Day 2 Peninsula Valdez Full Day Tour    
Day 3 Free day in Puerto Madryn for Optionals    
Day 4 Departure    
    Extra Night  
Prices: 1 January 2016 - 31 December 2016 p/person p/night Currency
HI Patagonia  Dorm w/breakfast 152 22 usd
HI Patagonia  DBL w/breakfast 210 35