Ushuaia: Beagle Channel Sailing Tour: Islands, Penguins and Estancia Harberton
Spend a day outside of Ushuaia, discovering the natural wonders of the Tierra del Fuego province and learning about the culture and history of the region.
On a catamaran cruise, you’ll go island-hopping through the famous Beagle Channel and marvel at the stunning flora and fauna, including penguins and sea lions.
Then visit Estancia Harberton, the oldest ranch in the Argentinian Tierra del Fuego.Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this productPass By:
Estancia Harberton, Ruta J Km 45 Canal de Beagle, Ushuaia 9410 Argentina
The navigation begins leaving the Tourist Port, in the direction of the Beagle Channel, enjoying the panoramic view of the Ushuaia coast. You sail to the southwest, approaching the island of Los Lobos, where, from the boat, you can enjoy the view of specimens of sea lions, observing their permanent habitat. Continuing navigation, you will reach the island of Los Pájaros, habitat of Magellanic Cormorants and Imperial Cormorants and a privileged sector to spot specimens of the seabird. Continuing the tour, you will reach the Les Eclaireurs Lighthouse, in the archipelago of the same name, where the ship Monte Cervantes was shipwrecked in 1930. And then continue to the Big Island of Tierra del Fuego where you can see the Swirling Stay, being stranded the ship Monte Sarmiento. 16 Continue crossing the Beagle Channel, you can see Gable Island and the Puerto Williams Naval Base (located in Navarino Island, Republic of Chile).Stop At:
Isla Martillo, Ushuaia Argentina
Upon arriving at Martillo Island, the boat will stop to observe the Magellanic Penguin colony that nest during the summer season.
(the observation will be held from deck of the ship, this option of the tour not include disembark at the island)
Duration: 1 hour
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Minimum age is 3 years"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Infants must sit on laps"
"Most travelers can participate"
"This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 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"
"Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms"
"Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons"
Duration: 8 Hours
Piratour, Av. Prefectura Naval Argentina 410, V9410 Ushuaia, Tierra del Fuego, Argentina
Cancellations and refunds:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.