- Whale watching
- Boat tour, water sports and marine wildlife
- duration 1 days
- tour type Group
- age requirement 1+ years old
- max group size 18
- guiding method Live Guide/Instructor
- Starts/Ends Puerto Madryn, Argentina
- Discover Punta Tombo amazing wildlife and landscapes
- Enjoy a close encounter with the world's smallest dolphin
- Go visit Gaiman
- A traditional Welsh village
This day trip to Punta Tombo penguins colony is combined with the magnificent experience of observing dolphins in their natural habitat. Our first stop will be at Puerto Rawson, Union Beach at about 09:00 am, to go on a boat ride to watch the world's smallest dolphin: the Toninas. Then we will go to Punta Tombo, which serves as the penguin habitat. Approximate return to Puerto Madryn:06:30 pm
Our tour begins around 7:30 am, with the pick up from your hotel, to go see the most important penguin colony in South America.
The first stop will be at Puerto Rawson, Union Beach, around 09:00 am. After touring the area, you'll board a small boat to go Dolphin watching. You'll, be able to get really close the the Toninas, the world's smallest dolphin. We will navigate until we'll see the playful dolphins in their habitat. This tour takes about 1 hour 30 minutes.
Then, continue to Punta Tombo, which serves as the Magellanic penguins natural habitat. We spend 1.5 hours there, and during that time, you'll be able to observe how the different animals, such as Gulls, Skuas, Giant Petrels, Cormorants, Oyster-catchers and duck steams, cohabit on the coast. Given the extent of the area, other native species such as guanacos, rheas, rabbits and foxes can be seen. Also, we will visit the town of Gaiman, to learn about its culture, see some chapels of a very particular architecture and taste their famous tea. Return to Puerto Madryn around 6.30 pm
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- Bilingual guide
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No additional cancellation fees apply for this Penguins & Dolphin Watching at Punta Tombo tour. You can cancel the tour up to 32 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 31 days of departure.Payment
For any tour departures within 06 June 2021, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 06 June 2021, a deposit of 10% is required to confirm this tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 31 days before trip departure.Travel Insurance
Penguins & Dolphin Watching at Punta Tombo tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. We recommend using World Nomads' travel insurance.Visa
For this Penguins & Dolphin Watching at Punta Tombo tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are travelling to, as part of this itinerary.Rooms have to be filled when booking. Thus, if you are 1 person travelling you have to pick Single Room. If you’re 2 people travelling, you can either pick either Single Room, in which case each traveler will receive their own Single Room, or Double Room, etc.