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Ushuaia

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About Ushuaia

Ushuaia is the access town to the Beagle Channel and the great hiking and kayaking opportunities available in Tierra del Fuego. Many travellers stay here before going to see the islands many sea lion colonies and penguin rookeries as well as hopping off on a 2 or 3 day kayaking trip around Gable Island in the Beagle Channel.

It's even better well known as the port from which most Antarctic cruises depart for Antarctic sea adventures of up to 20 days. The cruises first cross the Drake Passage before reaching the South Shetland Islands or South Georgia and Sandwich Islands.

Instead of setting out from the port of Ushuaia, some cruises start off in the Falkland Islands, spending a day or two enjoying its markets, restaurants and flora and fauna, before heading towards the coast of Antarctica and other ships instead offer a fly and cruise option from the Chilean Patagonia town of Punta Arenas, straight through to the Antarctic research base called King George Island.

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Trips that visit Ushuaia

1000km Mountain Bike Adventure

What better way to explore the Aisen region of Chile, then Chalten and the infamous Perito Moreno glacier in Argentina and then finally cycle ...

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17 days

$2,813

4-Day Cruise: Cape, Glacier & Penguins

This once in a lifetime cruise navigates through the fjords of southern Patagonia starting at the End of The World, Tierra del Fuego. Stay ...

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4 days

$1,595

Cape Horn Sailing Adventure

An all-inclusive trip for those seeking adventure: you'll sail from Ushuaia - southernmost city of the world - to Cape Horn - last stop ...

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7 days

$2,300

Chile and Argentina Luxury Cruise

This once in a lifetime cruise navigates through the Chilean Fjords starting at Valparaiso. Stay on a luxurious ship whilst spending your days discovering ...

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15 days

$6,071

Complete Tierra del Fuego Adventure Cruise (Punta Arenas)

The extended version of the Tierra del Fuego and Magellan Straits cruise combines all the highlights of the southbound and northbound trips. So you'll ...

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8 days

$3,174

Crossing Tierra del Fuego Adventure

A wild, remote and challenging trek, with few marked trails to follow, and no-one else around. Trek through the Fuegan forest and up over ...

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9 days

$2,269

Cruise In Darwin's Footsteps

Follow in Charles Darwin's footsteps and sail the route that helped inspire his theories and discoveries two centuries ago. Accompanied by experts on Darwin ...

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4 days

$2,440

Explore Tierra del Fuego & Cordillera Darwin

This is the ultimate way to see Tierra del Fuego. Sail the Beagle Channel and Magellan Straits for 8 days, and then trek across ...

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20 days

$4,249

Martillo Island Penguin Walk

Spend a morning walking amongst cute Gentoo penguins on Isla Martillo in the Beagle Channel in Tierra del Fuego. On the way you'll stop ...

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1 day

$94

Montes Martial Circuit (and Tonelli)

Trek through the valleys and forests surrounding Ushuaia to secluded lagoons and a summit of Mount Tonelli. This is 3 day trek, with camping ...

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3 days

$590

Patagonia Parks and Wildlife

Experience everything Patagonia has to offer over 3 weeks, including Torres del Paine and Los Glaciares National parks, the Lake District, Tierra del Fuego ...

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18 days

$6,652

Patagonia Photography with Tommy Heinrich

A unique itinerary guided by Nat Geo photography Tommy Heinrich, it takes you to the photography hotspots of Patagonia over 12 days. All transport ...

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12 days

$4,314

Patagonia & Tierra del Fuego

This itinerary manages to take you all of Patagonia's top regions (including Tierra del Fuego, Torres del Paine, El Chalten, the Lake District) in ...

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23 days

$2,339

Puerto Williams Express

For those with a truly adventurous streak, but short on time, this 2-day express tour of the very end of the world gives you ...

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2 days

$799

Sea Kayak in the Beagle channel

Sea kayak in the Beagle Channel for 1-3 days - depending on how much of a challenge you are looking for! This trip runs ...

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3 days

$380

South America - Southern Explorer

See the highlights of Southern Patagonia in just 2 weeks, including 4 days in Torres del Paine. An overland trip in a specially adapted ...

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13 days

$2,895

The Cape Horn Experience

Explore the end of the world, not only on foot, by mountain bike or on horseback, but with a flight over Cape Horn itself! ...

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4 days

$1,450

The End Of The Americas

Venture to the very end of the world for a 3-day adventure that takes you sailing along the Darwin Route to Wulaia Bay and ...

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3 days

$1,105

Tierra del Fuego by Land & Sea

Experience gaucho-life, glaciers and penguins on this unique itinerary - a roundtrip from Punta Arenas, you'll cross the island of Tierra del Fuego by ...

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5 days

$3,889

Ultimate Road trip in Patagonia

The ultimate adventure trip through Patagonia over 32 days. You'll see spectacular landscape, travel on both the Ruta 40 and Carretera Austral and stay ...

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32 days

$8,288

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Photos of Ushuaia

Tierra del Fuego National Park
Ushuaia mountains
Ushuaia port
The Beagle Channel
Isla de Lobos