Arriving credit the income to the reserve and will enter the interpretive center where we can see all the fauna and learn what is necessary to enter the reserve and understand the actions of the penguins. At the exit of the interpretation center a minibus will take us to the beginning of the trails where our trek began about 1,5 a 2 km around. Walking the perfectly marked trails, we can surprise watching the feverish activity dominates the colony. According to the time you can watch some penguins digging caves, fighting for territory, moving in search of their nests, mating or feeding their young. While the continuous rumor of braying -vocalización adult penguins used to ward off strangers and attract a mate-dominates the atmosphere. Penguins live with other sea birds have chosen this site for nesting gulls as gray or austral, skuas, two species of cormorants -the actual and black-necked or roquero-, steam duck, Antarctic pigeons, and several species of terns and giant petrels. Given the extent of the area we can also get to observe guanacos, piches, maras, choiques, foxes, cook there martinetas.
At the end of the tour we can have lunch in the cafeteria of the reservation and then we return the way back to the city of Puerto Madryn.
Closing hour: 8:30 hs return approximately 16hrs
Season: All year
Duration: Full Day (Complete day)
Departure times: 08:45 hs
Minimum passenger: 3 people
Travel: Puerto Madryn, Trelew Airport (if necessary seek passengers there), Punta Tombo and optional Paleontological Museum.
- Enter the reserve:
- ARS $ 70 higher – ARS $ 35 under 12 years (since 01/09/2015 April until mid month).
- Personal expenses.
It seeks to / passengers where they are staying.
Spanish English Portuguese. (Ask for other languages in private service).
- Museum of Paleontology Egidio Feruglio
Observations: from 01/09 until the 20/09 not including penguins sighting is ensured by meeting subject to arrival of pampering.
You can sell TRANSFER IN AND OUT TRANSER.
Suggested equipment: Comfortable shoes, warm clothing, photographic equipment, extra batteries, sunscreen and hat.