Highlights / General details
Punta Tombo is one of the most famous and visited coasts in the Argentine Patagonian. Thousands of visitors gather here to be amazed at one of the most fascinating shows in nature: the Magellan penguin continental colony.
Points of Interest: Punta Tombo Penguin Rockery; Rawson Port; The Palenthologic Museum “Egidio Feruglio”.
Hotel Pick Up/Drop Off - Downtown Hotels; Group tour with Spanish/English Speaking Guide.
Lunch; Park admission; Gratuity.
Hours of operation
Available: Daily (September 15 - March 31 only); Departs at 8:00am. No tour departures January 1; April 1 - September 14; December 24-25, 31.
Approximately 11 Hours.
This tour includes a visit to Puntga Tombo penguin rockery, Rawson Port (where passengers will be able to watch Toninas overas, a type of dolphin) and to Gaiman for Welsh tea. There will also be a city tour of Trelew and an optional visit to the Palenthologic Museum.
At the Punta Tombo is the animal keeper, bathroom facilities and a coffee shop. The visit to Trelew consists of a short tour through the town centre, historical square and other places of both historical and cultural value the best of which is the Palenthologic Museum “Egidio Feruglio.”
Travel around in Gaiman throughout relevant historical places, as you learn about both the history of the settlement and the traditional building styles in the colony. At the tea house we will stop for a cup of Welsh tea.
In Puerto Rawson there will be the opportunity to board a boat for tonina overa watching. We return to the city of Puerto Madryn at sunset.
Tour requires a 2 person minimum to operate.
The start time is an approximate departure time from your hotel. Your exact pick up time will be sent to you once you confirm your reservation.
Complete information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, will be included on your Confirmation Voucher.
**All information requested must be supplied or booking is subject to automatic cancellation**