Arrive to Puerto Madryn on Day 1 and get picked up at the airport. Transfer to your accommodation and enjoy the rest of the day at leisure. On Day 2, take a day excursion to the Peninsula Valdes where you will see native wildlife like penguins, sea lions and more! You will have the chance to take an optional whale watching tour (Jun to Nov) or Pinguinera Punta Tombo & Gaiman (Sep to Feb) for an additional cost. Your trip ends as you check out of your accommodation in the morning of Day 3.
Day by Day Itinerary:
Day 1: Puerto Madryn Airport Pick-up
On arrival at Puerto Madryn Airport you will be met and transferred to your accommodation for check-in. Enjoy the rest of the day at leisure to settle-in and overnight.
Day 2: Valdes Peninsula Full Day Tour (B)
After enjoying breakfast at your accommodation, you will be picked-up around 7:30 to begin a full day excursion, accompanied by biological and bilingual guides, around the Valdes Peninsula, a World Heritage Site, home to many different unique species of flora and fauna that have found ideal conditions to develop their life in this area.
The first stop is the centre on Interpretation Istmo Carlos Ameghino, where you will learn about the fauna, flora and geology of the Peninsula. You will also go the viewpoint where you can observe the Golfo Nuevo, San José and the Island of Birds.
The next stop will be in the little town Puerto Pirámides where, depending on the period of the year, you will be able to do whale watching (optional).
Continuing with the land excursions, depending on the period of the year, the weather or the tides, you will visit the following places or they will be combined with other stops: Caleta Valdés, Punta Cantor and Punta Norte where you can see elephant seals, penguins and sealions.
There is the possibility to also see orcas at Punta Norte, during the months of March and April. This is also possible in Caleta Valdés during September (with less frequency).
After the tour you will be dropped off at your accommodation for free time and overnight.
Day 3: End of the Tour (B)
After enjoying a delicious breakfast, it is time to pack your bags as after checking out from your accommodation, this trip will come to an end. If you would like to be transferred to the airport for your outbound flight (at extra cost), please inform us at the time of booking.