The Heart of The Island
Departures: From October to April / Mondays - Thursdays and Fridays
Meals: Half Board. Air Fare: Not included.
The land at the end of the world, Ushuaia, adventurous land, where the fantasy of becoming an explorer may come true. A unique experience. The ideal circuit for nature lovers.
Day 1 - Ushuaia
Reception at Ushuaia airport. Tranfer to the hotel. Accommodation. Departure to Tierra del Fuego National Park, which it is the only one with maritime coasts in the country. An unforgettable excursion that shows the beauty of the Andean-Patagonic forest and mountains' chains sinking into the sea. Lunch-box. During the walk, accompanied by a naturalist guide, we'll visit different points of interest, such as Pampa Alta, Roca lake and Lapataia Bay, recognizing the variarity flora and fauna, plus several kind of birds and seabirds. Return to the hotel.
Day 2 - Ushuaia
Breakfast. Full day excursion into the heart of the Island of Tierra del Fuego. Early departure passing by the winter sports center and Garibaldi Pass. From this panoramic point, we'll have a breathtaking view of Escondido and Fagnano lakes. Continue to the head of Fagnano lake, technical stopover at Tolhuin (small village in the center of the island). On the way, you might see guanacos by the side of the road, as well as sheeps from the local estancias. Luncheon. Later, rising to Shelnosh massif top, surprising by the 360 degrees view of Yehuin lake, lagoons and other lakes, and the amazing flight of the Condor. Going down, snack and return to the Hotel.
Day 3 - Ushuaia
Breakfast. Full day sailing across Beagle Channel. Embark on a oceanic sailboat from Ushuaia Bay along the Beagle Channel enjoying beautiful views of the city from the sea. On the east, sight of Navarino Island, and the small Chilean population of Puerto Williams, as well as Isla de los Lobos (Wolves Island), Isla de los Pajaros (Birds Island) and sailing against the wind we arrive to Redonda Island. Disembark. Walk up to the highest point of the island to enjoy a breathtaking panoramic view of Beagle Channel, Lapataia Bay and Wollaston archipelago, where the mistic Cabo the Hornos is placed. Embark. Luncheon on board. Return to the Hotel.
Day 4 - Ushuaia
Breakfast. Transfer to local airport.