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Ushuaia: Walking with Penguins Experience and Marine Museum

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Walk alongside charismatic Magellanic and Gentoo penguins. See the curious animals up close as you make unforgettable memories, and enjoy a visit to the Harberton Ranch and nearby Marine Museum.

Highlights

  • Walk with and admire local penguins
  • Learn about the history of Martillo Island
  • Visit Marine Mammals and SeaBirds Museum

Description

Meet your guide in the port of Ushuaia, then admire scenic views as you travel by bus and boat to Martillo Island on the mystical Beagle Channel. Visit the famous Harberton Ranch, which was founded in 1886 by the Anglican missionary Thomas Bridges, and learn about the history of the location. Then it’s time to explore the island, home to a colony of Papúa (Gentoo) and Magellanic penguins. Wander along the island’s many nature trails as you get up close and personal to these friendly and charismatic penguins. Take photos and admire the penguins in their natural habitat, which they also share with other birds including cormorants, petrels, vultures, and skúas. After a 1-hour walk across the island, head back to the ranch and enjoy some free time to explore the historical buildings and the Marine Mammals and SeaBirds Museum. At the end of the experience, return to the city and relax whilst marveling at the beautiful landscape that unfolds along the way.

Includes

Bilingual English and Spanish-speaking guide Roundtrip transportation from the touristic port of Ushuaia to Harberton Ranch Roundtrip boat ride from Harberton Ranch to Martillo Island 1-hour walking tour with penguins

Important Information

  • On Tuesdays, Harberton Ranch is closed. Instead, you will do a stop in Puerto Almanza On December 25, the presentation time is at 10:30 AM

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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