Gable Island And Penguin Colony ( With Or Without Canoeing ) - Ushuaia

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Partial Cancellation
  • Travelers below 4 years not allowed
  • Duration: 11 Hrs
  • Languages:
    English, Spanish

Overview

Take a full-day excursion along with 16 passengers for a ride, to navigate, to walk and to make discoveries in one of the roughest and most beautiful places in the Beagle Channel, the Lasiphashaj river, for a lifetime experience. Conclude your tour with a visit to Martillo island to see the penguins and to Gable island where you will have some snacks, good wine and a delicious meal.

Highlights

  • 100% satisfaction guaranteed.
  • No hidden charges applicable.
  • Best tour operator in the region.

Inclusions

  • Transportation: Minibus. Up to 16 passengers. Please ask for services available for larger groups.
  • Guides: Spanish-English.
  • Snaks: Meat sandwiches with lettuce and tomato.
  • Drinks included: Wine, mineral water, and soft drinks.
  • Vegetarians: Let us know in advance.

Exclusions

  • Any aditional

Know More about this tour

This full-day excursion takes 16 passengers for a ride, to navigate, to walk and to make discoveries in one of the roughest and most beautiful places in the Beagle Channel.

Once we arrive to Lasiphashaj river, and wearing rubber boots, overpants and life-jackets provided by us, the group starts a canoeing adventure down the river that leads into the sea. Once canoeing on the Beagle Channel, we set course to the ranch. Along the way we may encounter wildlife: lots of different sea birds. Also, it is not unusual to find sea lions sunbathing in little islands in our way to Harberton port.

After 2 hours on the rafts and a short stop on terra firma, we leave on a motor boat towards Martillo Island, where we'll have the chance to see penguins in their breeding lair.

Then the motor boat take us to our main atraccion at Gable Island, where we have some snacks, good wine and a delicious meal.

After a nice cup of cofee were go for a hike to know more of this gorgeous island, crossing over beaver damms and through the forest to reach the Beagle Channel shore where we'll take the boat to start our return to Ushuaia.

Itinerary:

  • 10:30 Arrival to the Lashifashaj river, paddling technique and safety briefing & canoe prompting.
  • 12:30 End of canoeing. Arrival to Harberton Ranch.
  • 13:00 Navigation bound towards the penguin rookery at Martillo Island and Gable Island.
  • 13:15 Penguin watching
  • 14:00 Arrival an disembark on Gable Island. Lunch.
  • 15:00 Hike around the Island. –1 ½ hours-
  • 16:30 Sailing back to Harberton Ranch and ride back to Ushuaia.

 

Hotel Pick-Up

  • At checkout we'll ask you to provide your hotel information. Once your booking is confirmed, we'll send you a confirmation voucher with full contact information (phone number, email address, etc.) for our local operator in case you need to update or change your hotel pick-up details.
  • In case you have not booked your hotel, Don't Worry ! Once your hotel arrangements are finalized, you can contact our local operator directly with your hotel details.

Cancellation Policy

  • If you cancel between 0 days To 8 days before scheduled tour departure, the cancellation charge will be 100%
  • If you cancel between 8 days To 14 days before scheduled tour departure, the cancellation charge will be 75%
  • If you cancel between 14 days To 20 days before scheduled tour departure, the cancellation charge will be 60%
  • If you cancel between 20 days To 29 days before scheduled tour departure, the cancellation charge will be 30%
  • If you cancel between 29 days To 180 days before scheduled tour departure, the cancellation charge will be 10%
  • Please note that in case of No show, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the listed tour fare.
  • Please note tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.