Snorkeling with Lobos

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General Details
The tour starts at the dive operator. The departure schedule always depends on the time of high tide. We found all the attendant and started the adventure. The first and most important are the outfits and accessories for snorkeling. Each passenger is assigned a team and when we are all ready to go sailing. The navigation lasts approximately 25 minutes. The place where the activity is done is the Punta Loma.

Groups generally do not exceed 10 people out. just arrived, we are ready for water. The water is cool, but with costumes almost do not feel the cold. The boat for approximately 20 meters of where the animals. This whole process is carefully and we have highly trained personnel to accompany passengers. At the same time there are also trained staff in place that takes care that no one exceeds the standards to animals.

Sea lions are curious and restless animals, they always approach groups. The idea is to always remain at a safe distance and let it come naturally to impose conditions they encounter. Gradually they go approaching and generating interaction with us. Les much attention people and like to play. The game is harmless and peaceful. Not to fear them because they seem to like the presence of people in their midst.

The activity in the water takes about 45 minutes and the presence of wolves is almost constant. Sometimes the wolves accompany us to climb the boat. The whole experience is fun and cuter is generated interaction with animals in their natural habitat.

The hair sea lion is a species that is distributed throughout the coast of Peninsula Valdez. males, with his thick mane and his head they reach large measure 2.50 meters and despite 350 kilos. To propel underwater use the front wings and tail as a rudder. Ground moving with the four. In the reproductive stage keep his harem males and females, whose sexual maturation to reach it 4 years, They have offspring after 12 months of gestation and parturition occurs a few days to get to the beach. The hard lactation 11 months.

The only necessary condition for this type of diving is to have basic knowledge of swimming.

With minimum reserve 24 hs. of anticipation.

It includes
– All the team (neoprene suit, snorkeling equipment, fins)

– Transfer to lobería

– professional instructor

– Small lecture

-2 digital photos free of charge

 

Duration: 2 a 3 Hours

Season: All year.

Itinerary
-Departure from office dive
-30 minutes to select the suit and little instruction
-25 minutes by boat to the site (Punta Loma Nature Reserve).
-10 minutes with instructors
-time snorkeling
-25 minutes to return to the office and take off the suit.

note: by the current regulations there is the possibility of waiting 30 minutes to enter the reserve.

Details tour
Season: All year
Departures: daily
Duration: 2 a 3 hs approximately
Closing hour: to confirm 24/48 hours before
Minimum passenger: 2 pax
Maximum passenger: 10 pax

not included:

  • Transfers to and from the hotel
  • food

It includes:

  • All equipment snorkeling
  • professional instructor
  • Transfer to the dive site, from the office
  • Theoretical classes
  • snack on board

Optional:

  • Service digital photos and videos
  • rental drysuit (Consult)

recommendations:
-Bring towel and swimsuit.

-If you opt for dry suit, wear comfortable clothes.

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