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
Punta Arenas is history itself. Every corner reminds us about the adventures and experiences of the pioneers.Enjoy a panoramic view of the Strait of Magellan and the city. This is a tour on the well outlined and well-designed avenues and squares that house more than 30 monuments.
• 3 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
From the Punta Arenas cruise port, visit Otway Sound Penguin Colony (Pingüinera de Seno Otway) on this 3.5-hour shore excursion. Walk around the penguin preserve and watch Magellan penguins return to shore from the sea. You’ll enjoy observing the behavior of these unique birds at their nesting sites, where both males and females return each year to raise their young!
• 3.5 hours
Start this tour by visiting Fuerte Bulnes. Then we will have lunch before we continue with the city tour visiting the main places of the city, and seeing the colorful roofs of the city of Punta Arenas, the Strait of Magellan, Tierra del Fuego Island and Dawson Island.
• 6 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
Journey through the Chilean Fancisco Coloane Marine Park to look for the amazing humpback whales. Sail through the waters and encounter the local wildlife close-up with a picturesque backdrop.
• 12 hours
Panoramic views, monuments, straight of Magellan and Salesian Museum are a must do in Punta Arenas City. Discover in this cultural classic city tour the main city attractions.
• 2.5 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