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Bahia Lapataia

Ushuaia, Argentina
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Tierra del Fuego National Park Half-Day Tour with...
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Ranked #3 of 32 Attractions in Ushuaia
Type: Bodies of Water, Outdoors
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 NEW

We saw the bay both from the shore whilst hiking in Tierra del Fuego national park, and by kayaking to it in a boat for about 8 people. These were both part of a full day tour arranged by Latitud Ushuaia. The bay, and entire national park, are stunningly beautiful.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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32 reviews 32 reviews
17 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

If you come to Ushuaia, you must visit the lakes, which includes de Lapataia bay. There, if you're lucky, you'll get to see zorros (foxes), woodpeckers or even beavers. You'll learn about this delicate ecosystem and how the introduction of an alien species can create a huge problem, like what happened with the British and their beavers :) The only... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

That place is awesome. We rent a car and went there. Easy access. Once we left the car we walk through several paths and took many photos as we could.

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Charleston, South Carolina
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181 reviews 181 reviews
150 attraction reviews
594 helpful votes 594 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Lovely area leading through the brush to the wooden walkways taking you out to view the area above and around. Trails jetted off in both directions to get a closer more personal view after trekking a meager distance to witness the Panoramic Vistas. Beware though some of the routes might not be well defined. Wildlife was evident throughout the area... More

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Houston, Texas
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85 reviews 85 reviews
55 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Worth the visit when you are there. Several hours at minimum. No facilities as I can remember. Bring water too.

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Valencia, Spain
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

It deserves a visit if you are going to Ushuaia, probably best if it isn t snowing - It s beautiful anyway, but you can t see the mountains behind the lake.

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Curitiba, PR
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Very beautiful scenic route to get to Bahia Lapataia. We did it on our motorcycles and it was just great!

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New Jersey
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36 reviews 36 reviews
17 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

If the weather is good, it is a wonderful hiking experience. Regardless of the weather the scenery is outstanding, even in the rain.

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New York City, New York
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

Worth the money. It's all about the views and vistas and if you happen to get a sunny day you really feel blessed.

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São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
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46 reviews 46 reviews
26 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

Or almost the end!!! It's an incredible feeling to see the Lapataia Bay and the board indicating the end of Route 3.

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