Punta Tombo – Magellanic Penguins This great tour to the land of the penguins has an estimated duration of 8 hours and is operated September through April. In the morning we depart towards the Wildlife Reserve Punta Tombo, the world’s largest Magellanic penguin colony (Spheniscus Magellanicus). Following a 2 1/2 hour drive (180 km/112 miles we arrive at the reserve.
Why choose this excursion?
We set out early in the morning to Punta Tombo Provincial Reserve. After about 2 hours drive along Patagonian roads, we arrive at the colony.
We will stay at the reserve for no less than 3 hours in order to walk along the paths and also visit the Punta Tombo Interpretative Centre. Lunch at the cafeteria/restaurant will be paid by the visitor who will also be allowed to use the center other facilities: toilets and paths to interpret the Patagonian winds.
In the evening we will back to Puerto Madryn. A stop at Trelew Airport -when going to or coming back from Punta Tombo -in order to leave or pick up passengers participating in the tour, might be included.
This tour does not operate on these days.
No. All people can participate in this activity.
Ask before booking with us.
This tour is 100% refundable if you cancel 72hs before the date of your tour.
After booking and finalizing payment, you will receive a confirmation for your purchase. Then, in less than 24 hours, you will receive the voucher that you can use to take the excursions.
If the reservation is for the next day, we will be attentive and we will send you the voucher before your excursion begins.
400 km approximately (350 km by asphalt and 50 km by gravel).
Both things will be from and to your hotel.
72hs Cancellation Policy