HD – Lower valley (Gaiman, Trelew, Dolavon)
Duration: Half Day (Noon)
Departure times: 13hs
Timetable arrivals: 18hs approximately
Minimum passenger: 3 people
Travel: City tour Trelew, Gaiman and Dolavon.
- Personal expenses.
- Entrance to the museums
It seeks to / passengers where they are staying.
Spanish English (Ask for other languages in regular or private service)
- TEA GALES $850 approximately
- Paleontological Museum
Tickets to Egidio Feruglio Paleontological Museum:
See rate schedule: TICKETS RESERVATIONS
You gales service is optional like the house where you decide to take.
Comfortable shoes, photography equipment, extra batteries, sunscreen and hat
We leave the city of Puerto Madryn Southbound taking the Provincial Route No. 3 to reach the city of Trelew, Welsh name means "people of Luis", in tribute to Lewis Jones, He considered the city's founder and promoter of the railway works. Trelew currently develops a rich cultural activity, It is the center of important events; como el Eisteddfod (annual meeting of Celtic origin is performed only in Wales and in this province.), International Choir Competition, el de Festivals Glaniand (28 of July), and others of various sizes.
We make a City Tour through the Plaza Independencia, communal buildings, the church and old buildings up to the Egidio Feruglio Paleontological Museum (MEF) (optional entry).
Other attractions, the museum, exposes dinosaur skeletons of different species found in the region, murals painted by Scenographers of the Teatro Colón who set the pieces in time, thousands of fossil specimens classified according to the different periods of time, eras, old and familiar genre showing prehistory itself. The MEF is not just a museum, It is also a center of scientific activities in South America that has an international reputation so on the way out, Large windows allow spy on the work of scientists when they clean, restore and classify fossil pieces.
Gaiman Trelew abandon bound, Seated town on the banks of the Chubut River. It is an old Welsh colony framed in a particular landscape of wooded plots, Tattooed wild fences and cliffs by erosion. It was the first municipality in Chubut and curiously, the origin of its name is not Welsh but tehuelche and means: “Whetstone” O “Punta de Piedra”.
To learn Welsh culture and history of this small town we walk its streets, We visited the Welsh Regional Historical Museum that works in the former railway station and contains relics of colonization, We know the first house built in Gaiman 1874, transited the tunnel where the old railway and-true old chapels spiritual support of those settlers.
As an optional activity, we can enjoy a delicious “Welsh has”, prepared according to ancient customs, that give unique taste and fragrance, all types of cakes tasting, homemade breads and regional candies
Then we return the way back to the city of Puerto Madryn.
*It includes the time needed to make tea in Gaiman and to tour the Paleontological Museum.
Duration: 5 a 7 hours
Closing hour: Usually at 13hs, but can vary according to the season of the year and number of passengers.
Season: All year.