Experience your own ‘March of the Penguins’ on Magdalena Island during a morning tour by boat from Punta Arenas. After cruising across the Strait of Magellan, land on this protected nature reserve and marvel at the thousands of Magellanic penguins milling about on the pebbly terrain that serves as their breeding grounds. Follow your guide along a cordoned-off path leading up to a lighthouse, where you'll learn about the island’s ecosystem. Weather permitting, cruise by Isla Marta to observe sea lions and elephant seals.
• 4 hours
Sail through the Magellan Strait to Isla Magdalena and Isla Marta, both of them form the Natural Monument Los Pinguinos, which protects more than 120,000 penguins and also a small colony of sea lions.
• 4 hours
Enjoy this day tour to the Magellan Strait Park and the city of Punta Arenas departing from either your hotel or from Punta Arena's port!This tours is for travelers who have little time to meet Punta Arenas offering two tours in one day!
• 6 hours
This tour will introduce you not only to the local history but the classic style of life of people in a far away country called Patagonia.
• 2.5 hours
Relive history with an exploration of the Punta Arenas city on a day tour from the cruise port or your hotel. Select from 3-hour and 6-hour options at booking. (6-hour option includes a trip to the first Chilean settlement, Fort Bulnes). Your guide will bring you between the sites and tell you about the influential people who built the city. Visit the Magallanes Regional Museum, and the Nao Victoria Museum, where you can interact with replicas of historical ships, including the first ship to circumnavigate the world, Victoria. At the Plaza Munoz Gamero, you'll see key landmarks and have a chance to rub "the Indian's foot" for good luck. Tour includes snack and glass of Chilean wine as well as round-trip transportation and is led by a multi-lingual guide.
• 6 hours
Enjoy a full-day mountain bike adventure in Punta Arenas and have a true Patagonian experience. As you bike, you will be able to see the beautiful Patagonian outdoors and landscapes including protected forests, unique trails, outstanding views and a very special climate. Your tour includes a professional guide, equipment and transportation.
• 7 hours
While in port, visit Fort Bulnes on this 4-hour shore excursion from Punta Arenas. See Chile’s first settlement – an abandoned site built in 1843 and restored a century later. Learn about the fort’s unique construction and its historical importance as you walk around with your guide. Enjoy spectacular views of the Strait of Magellan while you explore the barracks, chapel, log cabins and more!
• 4 hours
While in port in Punta Arenas, see the city’s historical highlights on this 2-hour shore excursion. Take in sweeping views of the Strait of Magellan from Cerro Mirador and visit the city’s historical cemetery to admire the elaborate tombs. At the Regional Salesian Museum you’ll learn about the indigenous people who inhabited Patagonia, and enjoy a tour of the Magallanes Regional Museum in the Braun-Menendez Palace.
• 2 hours
Enjoy a day of sightseeing and a historical tour. It's just you, your companions, and your personal guide and driver for this wonderful 4 hours tour of all major attractions in the city of Punta Arenas. This tour will take you to Cerro Mirador La Cruz, where you can get a fantastic panoramic view of all the city. You will also visit the main square (Muñoz Gamero Square) surrounded by ancient mansions, the Cathedral, the Archaelogical Museum, and to one of the most beautiful cemeteries in the world. This is a private small-group tour with a maximum of 10 travelers.
• 4 hours
Enjoy a convenient transfer between Punta Arenas Airport and hotels. Start your trip with a convenient transfer from Punta Arenas Airport to your hotel in just 30 minutes.
• 30 minutes