End of the World Train and Tierra del Fuego National Park Shore Excursion

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Tour Number

Activity Level

611928


Categories

Shore Excursion, Nature and Wildlife, First Time Visitor, City

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. Children must always be under adult supervision

Friendly: Yes.
You must be able to get in and out of a van.
Most of the stops are suitable for people with disabilities.
Although the terrain is uneven in the national park, all of the locations can be either seen from the van or reached by along a trail which is suitable for wheelchairs.

Maximum travelers: 4

Language(s)

explanation

Spanish (fluent), Italian (fluent), English (fluent)

Ride the southernmost train in the world and learn about the beginnings of this unique city


Come and enjoy and unforgettable journey in this narrow gauge train and discover the splendor of the National Park.

Ushuaia started as a Penal Colony in 1884 and it has been growing and expanding ever since. If you want to combine history and nature together, this is the perfect tour for you!

On the way to the Train Station you will learn about the beginnings of the city as a Penal Colony and how the convicts used to ride a train to transport wood from the nearby forest. Travel the same route as the convict train did 80 years and learn how they used to work and what life was really like for them.

Afterwards we will drive through beautiful and serene areas in the National Park where you will learn about the local flora and wildlife of this incredible place.

Itinerary

Departure from Pier or Hotel.
Photo stop at Panoramic point in the city.
Drive towards the Train Station
1 hour Train ride one way. Note: You will be on you own during the ride. there is a guide on board the train.
while you are on the train I'll drive to the ending station and wait for you at the other end.
Drive in the park visiting Ensenada Bay, Acigami Lake and Lapataia Bay (The en of the Pan-American highway)
Drive back to the city.
Drop off at hotel or Pier.
The itinerary order might be changed so as to avoid crowds.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Cruise Ship Port, Hotel

Duration: 5 hours

The tour duration may be different as weather in Ushuaia can be very unpredictable and it might be needed to adjust the itinerary.

Transportation

We will be using a comfortable, air conditioned, 2018 SUV Lifan My Way 7 seats
Train Schedule: 9Am/930Am/12Pm/3Pm

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services
  • Private Transportation

Estimated Local Cash Needed

1000 Argentinian Pesos - You may need some extra money for your personal expenses such as souvenirs, snacks or drinks. US Dollars and credit cards are accepted in the National Park and the city.
The exchange rate may vary.

What’s Extra

  • Personal Expenses
  • Souvenirs
  • Food, Drinks, Snacks

Other: Admission tickets to the National Park USD 9
Train Tickets 35 usd per person approximately (the price of tickets may vary during the season)
Note that this tour is designed for up to 4 travelers. If your group is larger I can customize the tour to include a larger vehicle. If that is the case, please contact me for details and a quotation.

Restrictions

As a licensed Tour guide I have no restriction to work within the province. I hold the credentials for both the National Park and the Tierra del Fuego Province.

A Recent Review of this tour

Remarkable day. Did all that was promised and more. Lots of small, unique touches that made it like a day out with a friend. Worth every penny.
Edwin Montell

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  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    611928


    Categories

    Shore Excursion, Nature and Wildlife, First Time Visitor, City

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes. Children must always be under adult supervision

    Friendly: Yes.
    You must be able to get in and out of a van.
    Most of the stops are suitable for people with disabilities.
    Although the terrain is uneven in the national park, all of the locations can be either seen from the van or reached by along a trail which is suitable for wheelchairs.

    Maximum travelers: 4

    Language(s)

    explanation

    Spanish (fluent), Italian (fluent), English (fluent)

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