PENINSULA VALDES

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General Details
We started searching hotels to 08hs.
When the search of all passengers, We depart northbound until you reach the checkpoint "Performance" which will pay income to the reserve.

A one 20 km is, We arrive at Carlos Ameghino Isthmus, narrow strip of land that connects the peninsula with the mainland. Here is the "Carlos Ameghino Interpretation Center", which provides information on the ecosystem of the Peninsula, species of marine fauna concentrated in big along the entire Peninsula, flora and history of the region. Here, we can see a whale skeleton and different species of animals and history of the first settlers of the Peninsula.
The center has a viewpoint, where we can see both gulfs and Bird Island which is about 5 Km.

We continue the tour to Puerto Pirámides, Peninsula tourist village, its beaches are protected by cliffs (fences) resembling pyramids, hence its name.

Between May and November we will take the road south through the Salina Grande and Salina Chica, are the most important depressions in South America. Is it so, respectively, a 42 Y 35 meters below sea level. Depending on the time and cloudiness they appear before our eyes with a pink coloration, because of its physicochemical composition and the incidence of sunlight.
Heading toward the southeastern tip of the peninsula We pass near Punta Delgada is a former naval settlement, where the lighthouse dating from is 1905.
We drive along the east coast to the north, We will stop at point Cantor, where we can observe some elephant seals. After a few kilometers we reach Caleta Valdes, It is an exceptional attractive geological formation of the language of the creek, thin strip of land that encloses a portion connected to the sea through a small mouth with the surrounding sea, its calm waters and beaches of the cove naturally isolated by high and steep cliffs are an excellent area for elephant seals.
From a viewpoint we can see the place and closely observe the elephant seals.
The cove is also home to large populations of Magellanic penguins.

Then we return the way back to the city of Puerto Madryn.

They can vary the times and order of the places to go, depending on the season, climate and interests of the group.

information
Closing hour: 08:00 hs.
Duration: 10 hours
Season: All year.
Lunch Place: Puerto Piramide, Caleta Valdes.
Difficulty: Baja.
not included: enter the reserve, lunch and optional.
PRICE TRAVEL OUT
REGULAR PRICE $1450.-
DISCOUNT 10% TRAVEL SALE

PRICE $1305.- WITH ANY MEANS OF PAYMENT

GET A 10% MAS paying by bank transfer.