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Penguins and Dolphins Watching at Punta Tombo Tour

By Tangol
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Highlights

  • Explore the most important penguin colony in Latin America

  • Discover Punta Tombo's amazing wildlife and landscapes

  • Enjoy a close encounter with the world's smallest dolphin

  • Visit the traditional Welsh village of Gaiman

  • Be accompanied by local guides

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About this activity

What's included, what's not

  • What's included

    Guided sightseeing tour

  • What's included

    Roundtrip transportation to and from your centrally located Puerto Madryn hotel

  • What's included

    1.5 Hours boat ride to see the dolphins

  • What's included

    Live tour commentary provided in English & Spanish

  • What's excluded

    Admission fee to Punta Tombo Reserve (15 USD per person)

  • What's excluded

    Food and beverages

Cleaning and safety practices

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  • Masks required
  • Contactless tickets
  • Vehicles and venues disinfected

Know Before You Book

  • Children 3 and younger are complimentary.

  • You must be able to walk on unpaved or uneven terrain.

  • This activity is not wheelchair accessible.

  • Roundtrip transportation is available from most centrally located Puerto Madryn hotels. Please arrange pickup from your hotel or a nearby location when you call to confirm your reservation.

  • Please be ready and waiting in your hotel lobby 15 minutes prior to your scheduled pick-up time.

What you can expect

Marvel at Patagonia's beautiful wildlife during this Penguins and Dolphins Watching at Punta Tombo Tour. In this memorable experience, visit the most important penguin colony in Latin America to observe this friendly animals in their natural habitat.

Our tour begins around 7:30 am, with the pick up from your hotel. The first stop will be at Puerto Rawson, Union Beach, around 09:00 am. After touring the area, you'll board a small boat to go Dolphin watching. You'll, be able to get really close the the Toninas, the world's smallest dolphin. We will navigate until we'll see the playful dolphins in their habitat. This tour takes about 1 hour 30 minutes.

Then, continue to Punta Tombo, which serves as the Magellanic penguins natural habitat. We spend 1.5 hours there, and during that time, you'll be able to observe how the different animals, such as Gulls, Skuas, Giant Petrels, Cormorants, Oyster-catchers and duck steams, cohabit on the coast. Given the extent of the area, other native species such as guanacos, rheas, rabbits and foxes can be seen. Also, we will visit the town of Gaiman, to learn about its culture, see some chapels of a very particular architecture and taste their famous tea. Return to Puerto Madryn around 6.30 pm

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

  • High-touch surfaces cleaned and disinfected
  • Vehicles and venues cleaned with disinfectants
  • Vehicles and venues kept vacant between travelers

Social distancing

  • Contactless ticket redemption
  • Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

  • Personal protective equipment worn by staff
  • Masks required
  • Hand sanitizer provided

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Location

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Activity Location

  • Punta Tombo
  • Puerto Madryn Chubut Province

Meeting/Redemption Point

  • Hotel Pickup
  • Puerto Madryn Chubut Province