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Day Trip to Punta Tombo
"We'll start the day with a visit to Punta Tombo penguin rookery at Rawson Port. At this stop we will have the chance to watch penguins in their own habitat as they scurry and play on the rocks. What's more we'll be able to watch toninas overas - a special type of dolphin typical to the area. You will have the option of boarding a boat here for the dolphin watching if you like. As we continue south on the tour we will make a stop in the city of Trel we'll stop for a break. Trelew is home to an impressive Paleontological Museum which we will have the opportunity to visit on the break.After the visit to the museum we'll get ready for more traveling! We will continue our trek south towards ""Punta Tombo is one of the most famous and visited coasts along the eastern coast of Argentinean Patagonian. You'll surely be amazed by one of the most fascinating shows in nature: the Magellan penguin continental colony. Get ready for a day of fun and advtitle=Highlights&1=See+the+remarkable+natural+beauty+of+Punta+Tombo&2=Visit+a+Magellanic+penguin+colony+and+see+the+native+toninas+overas%2C+or+Commerson%27s+dolphin&3=Explore+the+towns+of+Trelew+and+Gaiman&4=Round-trip+transportation+from+Puerto+Madryn""
From $97.00
 
Punta Tombo Penguin Colony and Union Beach from Puerto Madryn with optional Toninas Watching
"The first stop is in the Rawson's Port at Playa Unión where you'll embark to observe the Overas Toninas (optional). The Overa Toninas are recognized for their similarity to the dolphins. They are no longer than a meter and a half. Puerto Rawson is one of playing and showing their skills to the visitors who have the possibility to watch the spectacle. The navigation lasts approximately an hour and a half.Once you've returned to land you'll have free time to buy your lunch (optional at your own expense) or you are able to take your own box lunch. As there are 150km between Playa Union and Punta Tombo lunch will be on board.Later you'll go to Punta Tombo a geographical accident that Magellan's penguin uses as habitat (entrance fee not included). At this stop
From $140.00
 
Day Trip to Punta Tombo
"We'll start the day with a visit to Punta Tombo penguin rookery at Rawson Port. At this stop we will have the chance to watch penguins in their own habitat as they scurry and play on the rocks. What's more we'll be able to watch toninas overas - a special type of dolphin typical to the area. You will have the option of boarding a boat here for the dolphin watching if you like. As we continue south on the tour we will make a stop in the city of Trel we'll stop for a break. Trelew is home to an impressive Paleontological Museum which we will have the opportunity to visit on the break.After the visit to the museum we'll get ready for more traveling! We will continue our trek south towards ""Punta Tombo is one of the most famous and visited coasts along the eastern coast of Argentinean Patagonian. You'll surely be amazed by one of the most fascinating shows in nature: the Magellan penguin continental colony. Get ready for a day of fun and advtitle=Highlights&1=See+the+remarkable+natural+beauty+of+Punta+Tombo&2=Visit+a+Magellanic+penguin+colony+and+see+the+native+toninas+overas%2C+or+Commerson%27s+dolphin&3=Explore+the+towns+of+Trelew+and+Gaiman&4=Round-trip+transportation+from+Puerto+Madryn""
From $97.00

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