Magellanic penguins in Punta Tombo, Peninsula Valdes.
From USD: 79

Punta Tombo Penguin Rookery Tour

Embark on a captivating journey to Punta Tombo, home to a thriving penguin colony. Discover the wonders of Patagonia’s wildlife.

Why choose this excursion?

  • English-speaking guide
  • Transfers included
  • Wildlife spectacles

Immerse Yourself in the Enchanting World of Magellanic Penguins


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Almost all of our tours are done in small groups. All of them have english speaking guides.


Best Season | Shoulder Season | Low Season | Not Available


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Embark on an unforgettable journey to Punta Tombo and immerse yourself in the enchanting world of Magellanic penguins. Explore the colony trails, visit the Visitor Center, and marvel at diverse wildlife amidst breathtaking scenery. Join us for an 8-hour adventure of captivating encounters and authentic experiences.


Join us on an unforgettable journey to the Provincial Reserve Punta Tombo, where you’ll encounter a thriving colony of Magellanic penguins. Departing in the morning, we embark on a scenic 2 to 3-hour drive through the breathtaking landscapes of Patagonia. As we arrive at this remarkable reserve, get ready to immerse yourself in its wonders.

At Punta Tombo, we allocate a minimum of 3 hours, ensuring ample time to explore the penguin colony trails and visit the informative Visitor Center. While lunch at the cafeteria/restaurant is not included, you’ll have access to convenient facilities such as restrooms and open corridors that allow you to experience the invigorating Patagonian winds.

As the day draws to a close, we make our way back to Puerto Madryn, with a possible stop at Trelew Airport if some passengers are combining the tour with their flight. Throughout this 8-hour adventure covering a distance of 400 km (250 miles) on mostly paved roads (with only 30 miles of gravel), you’ll be captivated by the main attractions of the Magellanic penguin colony and the diverse local wildlife.

Join us on this remarkable journey, available from early September to late March, and create lasting memories in the heart of Patagonia.

Duration: Full Day
Cancellation Policy: 72 Hours Cancellation Policy
Availability: Mid-September to March
Starting Time: 08:00 a.m.
Finishing Time: 4:00 p.m.
Pick Up: From Your Hotel
Drop Off: At Your Hotel
Language: English and Spanish Speaking Guide
Minimum Booking: 1


  • English-speaking guides
  • Pick-up at your hotel
  • Drop-off at your hotel
  • Entrance fee
  • Lunch


There's no optionals available for this excursions. Let us know if you need anything on your booking.


If for any reason, you decide to cancel the activity or excursion, the cancellation conditions specified in the product description or in the voucher will be valid.

In the event that the cancellation conditions in the product description do not differ, the provider of tourist services will charge you the following cancellation fees:

a. Up to 72 hours before the start of the activity: full refund (again we indicate that in certain specific cases the term may differ from this general policy)
b. After 72 hours before the start of the activity: no refund.


Please check with us.

No age restrictions.

Ask us before booking.

Yes. Pick-up and drop-off at your hotel are included.

From USD: 79


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Entrance fee to Punta Tombo Reserve
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Lunch at Punta Tombo Restaurant (drinks not included)
Savor a delightful lunch at the Punta Tombo reserve.


How Do I Book?

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What Happens After Booking?

Once you’ve completed your booking and payment, you’ll receive a confirmation of your purchase. Within 24 hours, you’ll receive the voucher you’ll need to participate in the activity. If you’ve booked an activity for the following day, don’t worry. We’ll make sure to send you the voucher before your activity begins.

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