Ushuaia City Half-Day Tour With Optional Museums

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    2:00 PM
  • Departure Details :
    Albatros Hotel, Av. Maipú 505, V9410 Ushuaia, Tierra del Fuego, Argentina
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Tour departs from your Ushuaia hotel
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

Ushuaia-argentina">Ushuaia, the capital of Tierra del fuego, is located on the coast of the Beagle Channel and surrounded by the stunning Le Martial Mountains. Its unique location in Patagonia offers a beautiful combination of mountains, sea, glaciers and forests found nowhere else on Earth. While this scenery is what makes Ushuaia such a wonderful destination, the city itself has its own charm. On this half-day tour, you'll explore the city and its museums and learn about the locals who call this incredible place home.

Highlights

  • Choice of morning or afternoon departure
  • Comprehensive tour of the city
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Led by a local guide

Know More about this tour

Your city tour begins as you travel back in time to the streets of Ushuaias historical La Mission neighborhood, the area chosen by the first colonial settlers. You'll continue through the Brown and Solier districts, built by the first immigrants at the beginning of the 20th century. During this time, the city was built around a once-active prison intended for Argentinas most serious criminals.

Stroll past old homes important to the local culture of Argentina. Youll see several famous homes of Argentina's political elite including the family homes of the Bebans, Pastorizas, Cangas, Fiques, Salomons, Ramos, as well as the Provincial Legislature and the old government home. As the tour continues, you'll learn about the incredible recent growth that took place with the arrival of the new settlers of the 1980s, transforming Ushuaia into the city it is today.

Included are guided visits to the Ushuaia Maritime Museum, the Old Prison of Ushuaia and the End of the world museum.

Inclusions

Ushuaia city tour

Local guide

Hotel pickup and drop off

Exclusions

Gratuities

Maritime Museum entrance fee

End of the World Museum entrance fee

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Traveler Reviews

  • 08-Dec-2015

    We do not recommend this trip. We thought it was waste of money. They changed the time on us and when the tour began it was on a bus for 1hr. Not worth the money.

  • 27-Jun-2015

    Museuns are not worthit!

  • 08-Jan-2015

    Great overview of the city and history. The guide was very friendly and did the entire tour just for me! Highly recommended.