PUERTO MADRYN: Punta Tombo and walk into the largest penguin colony in South America

PUERTO MADRYN: Punta Tombo and walk into the largest penguin colony in South America

Our guide and driver will pick you up to your hotel in Puerto Madryn in the morning.
We depart from the City of Puerto Madryn to Punta Tombo. Once in Punta Tombo you will met the largest Magellanic penguin reserve in South America.
You will visit the interpretation center where we can observe all the fauna of the place and get all the necessary information to be ready for your experience into the reserve, before meeting the wonderful Magellanic penguins.
A minibus will take us to the beginning of the trails where our walk of about 2 km will begin.
Walking the perfectly laid out trails, we can observe the activity that dominates the colony. Some penguins can be seen digging their caves, fighting for territory, moving in search of their nests, mating or feeding their chicks.
At the end of the tour we can have lunch in the cafeteria of the reserve and then we will visit the old Welsh colony, we can enjoy a delicious Welsh tea, prepared according to ancient customs, tasting all kinds of homemade regional cakes

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Puerto Madryn, Puerto Madryn, Province of Chubut, Patagonia

City tour

Duration: 2 hours

Pass By: Playa El Doradillo, Route 42 Km 18 North, Puerto Madryn Argentina

pass with the tour

Pass By: Loberia de Punta Loma, Route 1 17 km al sur, Puerto Madryn Argentina

pass with the tour

Stop At: Punta Tombo, Ruta Provincial Nro.1, Dos Pozos Argentina

We will head south towards the Punta Tombo protected area during the tour will have an introduction to the history, the development of the Comarca of the lower Valley of the Chubut River, and the opportunity to find groups of terrestrial fauna such as: Guanacos, Choiques, Maras, Patagonian birds and Martinetas, when you arrive at the reserve you will be able to walk along the different trails with the guide, the friendly Penguins will intervene in an unforgettable moment.

Duration: 5 hours

Informacion Adicional
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Infants must sit on laps"
"Infant seats available"
"Most travelers can participate"
"Itinerary: Punta Tombo -730hs to 8hs pick up at the hotels -We leave from Puerto Madryn to Punta Tombo -We will enter the largest Magellanic penguin reserve in South America. -Lunch in the reserve (restaurant options) -We visit the Paleontological Museum and the city of Gaiman to take the traditional Wales tea. -Return to Puerto Madryn. End of the excursion"
"We will make a stop in Trelew, where those who wish can enter the Egidio Feruglio Museum, a Paleontological museum, it has large and important pieces of dinosaurs found in the vicinity of our city."
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travelers"
"Face masks required for travelers in public areas"
"Face masks required for guides in public areas"
"Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff"
"Social distancing enforced throughout experience"
"Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas"
"Gear/equipment sanitized between use"
"Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized"
"Guides required to regularly wash hands"
"Regular temperature checks for staff"
"Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival"

Duration: 6 Hours
Start location: Traveler pickup is offered


  • Puerto - Puerto Madryn

Cancellations and refunds: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.


  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Pick up and drop off to hotels located in Puerto Madryn
  • English spanish guide

Not Included

  • Foods
  • Entrance to the reserve or museums
  • optionals
  • Entry/Admission - Punta Tombo


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