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Peninsula Valdes

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Puerto Madryn, Argentina
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Peninsula Valdes Full Day Tour from Puerto Madryn With optional Whale Watching
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Peninsula Valdes National Park Day Trip
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Shore Excursion: Private Day Trip to Peninsula Valdes from Puerto Madryn
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Puerto Madryn, Argentina
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A day which showcased all that region had to offer in terms of scenery, animal, sea and bird life. Make sure you take layers of clothing - the wind can be vicious. Toilet facilities are few and far between - go whenever you can. 2...More

Thank redwing2015
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice views, Big Sea fauna encounters. Fantastic beaches to join the Nature and the ocean. You must see this place

Thank Marcelo C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent a day with a car and driver/guide taking us around this most beautiful part of Argentina. We travelled in January so were fortunate to view the thousands of penguins and their chicks plus seals and elephant seals in their natural habitats. A real...More

Thank CollieDog58
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If You like wide open spaces, wind, animals, and endless ocean - You may feel like in paradise. Expect foxes, Armadillos, sea elephants, and most of them - Magellan's pinguins! All the animals are close to see, but be warned and careful, this is strictly...More

Thank Piotr G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I didn't go as part of a day tour, and I didn't go during "whale season", but I still loved my time here. I didn't even have a car, and just walked as much of the peninsula as I could (which, admittedly, wasn't all that...More

Thank Brittany_11_10
Reviewed January 12, 2018

Getting here and getting around is a long dusty, rough ride from PM. But seeing the wildlife made up for it for us. Beaches with magellanic penguins, sea lions and elephant seals were made all the more impressive because there were newborn on each beach....More

1  Thank ROCtraveler30
Reviewed January 2, 2018

We had one very full day of touring this amazing place when we cruised South America last February. Stops included Caleta Valdes Lagoon and Puerto Piramide (both reviewed separately). From the bus we saw loads of guanacos, sometimes called South American camels (they are related...More

1  Thank Pamehla
Reviewed December 30, 2017

We arrived in Puerto Madryn on 26 December for 4 days and stayed there and traveled the Peninsula. Unfortunately too late to see the whales. Saw some seals, sea lions and penguins but not in massive numbers agree with Jemma-Lea M if you want to...More

Thank 776Michael1952
Reviewed December 21, 2017

We came here on a tour which is mainly to showcase the animals in the area including whales, penguins, sea lions and some other native animals. However, this tour took you to a whale watching company and you had to pay extra to go out...More

Thank Jemma-Lea M
Reviewed December 13, 2017 via mobile

We stayed in Puerto Piramides, the "centre" of the peninsula, it is a small friendly but dusty town. We enjoyed our stay, seeing several species if wild life, but arriving just a bit too late in the season so did not see much whale activity,...More

1  Thank DandJandFam
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October 31, 2016|
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Response from Bariloche-61 | Reviewed this property |
When are you travelling ? Whales are not there all year round. I am unaware whether there is a place you can go swimming with seals ... ? Going out on a boat to see the whales is always very impressive. Staying in Puerto... More
September 19, 2016|
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Response from Bariloche-61 | Reviewed this property |
Whales don't like orcas and you very seldom will see them together .... Mid to late March / beginning April is a very good time to see the Orcas at Punta Norte. Whales you can see from May to December. Given I cannot... More