Exploring the interior of Tierra del Fuego

Tour Number

Activity Level

514873


Categories

Shore Excursion, Nature and Wildlife, Hiking and Walking, Adventure / Active

Details

Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 4

Language(s)

explanation

Spanish (fluent), Portuguese (fluent), English (fluent)

Active nature tour through mountains, valleys and lakes


Leave the coastal city of Ushuaia and get inside the Andes mountain range to experience a day into the interior of Tierra del Fuego Island in an active and dynamic way. Hikking in three very different trails (different in lengths and landscapes).
Enjoy great views of glaciers, mountains, lakes and forests. Have lunch in the mountains and coffee by the lake.
This tour is mid difficulty but can be adapted to be easy by modifying the itinerary

Itinerary

The day starts picking you up around 8:30 am and taking the National Route N°3 leaving the city and the Beagle Channel behind.
After 15 minutes enjoying beautiful views of the Andes from the car, get to the beginning of the first walk of the day. It last about one hour, and will allow you to reach a really impressive view of the Alvear Mountain Range.
Back in the car continue your way north driving along the Tierra Mayor Valley and get north crossing the Andes through the Garibaldi Pass where is the second trail located. This time is a 2 hours mid dificulty walk to a balcony over the north side of the Andes with beautiful view of the Escondido and Fagnano Lakes.
If the weather allows you enjoy your lunch with a unique view.
Finally after descending back to the car drive for 30 minutes to the last and easiest walk of 15 minutes each way, that takes you to the coast of Fagnano Lake for a relaxing cup hot drink before returning to Ushuaia in one hour drive.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

Duration: 8 hours

Transportation

SUV Hyundai Santa Fe Premium 2012

What’s Included

Other: - Transportation
- Local guide
- Coffee break with snacks
- Lunch (quiche, soup and dessert)

Estimated Local Cash Needed

500 Argentinean Pesos - Bring some pesos just in case you want to buy some souvenirs

What’s Extra

  • Personal Expenses

Other: Hiking gear:
- Rain jacket
- Fleece
- Gloves
- Hat
- Small backpack
- Personal Bottle of water
- Hiking shoes (better if waterproof)

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    Currency
    Tour Price

    500 USD(for up to 4 people) (duration: 8 hours) deposit ?

  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    514873


    Categories

    Shore Excursion, Nature and Wildlife, Hiking and Walking, Adventure / Active

    Details

    Kid Friendly: No.

    Friendly: No.

    Maximum travelers: 4

    Language(s)

    explanation

    Spanish (fluent), Portuguese (fluent), English (fluent)

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