We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book In Advance
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information
129
All photos (129)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good42%
  • Average25%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Feb 22, 2018
“Pretty cool and tons of birds!”
Apr 27, 2018
“Great landscape and birding”
About
At first sight, many think Bahía Encerrada to be a lake, but it is in fact, as its Spanish name confirms, a "confined bay."
Contact
Ushuaia, Argentina
Website
Improve This Listing
Recommended experiences in and around Ushuaia
from $84.00
More Info
from $150.59
More Info
from $148.00
More Info
from $76.50
More Info
Reviews (168)
Filter reviews
12 results
Traveler rating
7
4
1
0
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
7
4
1
0
0
See what travelers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 12 reviews
Reviewed April 27, 2018

I spent about an hour at the Bahia, birding the coast and the water. It was a clear, sunny day and the beautiful location became even more captivating. And I saw lots of birds, too!

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Elsie L
Reviewed February 22, 2018

Went for a birding walk around this bay and into the nature preserve and were quite impressed at the number of shore and seabirds we spotted! Great resource right on the edge of the city

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Northern_Traveler00
Reviewed April 27, 2016

We came to Usuhaia Bay and "the post office at the end of the world." Sent a card home to us and received it a few weeks later. Beautiful stamps!

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank VAChuck
Reviewed January 3, 2016

Mother Nature never disappoints in this partof the world. I love everything about Tierra del Fuego, Ushuaia and what Argentina has to offer to the adventurists. Lots of picture taking.Weather is cold, but wearing layers and preparing will make it enjoyable and worth every effort...More

Date of experience: February 2015
Thank JoyJoyGreece
Reviewed February 6, 2015

There isn't anything outstanding about the bay itself, but you can behold spectacular views there at sunrise and sunset. I found it to be a good place to take pictures in Ushuaia. Also, it is nice to take a walk around the bay.

Date of experience: January 2015
Thank OlgaRadzikh
Reviewed February 16, 2014

Just came from the dock and had to write a review. We were looking to go with another operator but they only had the giant boats available and they took us to this company's dockside shack. The tour was 50 Pesos dearer than the larger...More

Date of experience: February 2014
Thank Frigid-Frozen-Aussie
Reviewed February 4, 2014

this is a pretty bay and the bus from ushuaia stops here near the post office. the trail for senda costera begins here. there are lovely photo ops here with the end-of the-world post office. we got our stamps from the tourist info office in...More

Date of experience: December 2013
Thank IndFamTraveler
Reviewed December 8, 2013

I did some online research before we went to Ushuaia and found the tour offered by Patagonia Adventur Explorer the nicest, so I made a reservation via email. The instantly confirmed and everything went smoothly. The tour was very nice! The boat was small enough...More

Date of experience: November 2013
1  Thank Elfi K
Reviewed February 11, 2013

The bay itself is not too clean, but it makes for a nice stroll and you can sit on the grass on the hills on the opposite side and take a look at the city while sipping a mate :)

Date of experience: December 2012
2  Thank Anna L
Reviewed April 25, 2012

Had a wonderful tour with Patagonia Adventure Explorer, and my husband and I couldn't have been happier that we went with this company over the other options. The boat was much smaller and we got very close to the bird and sea lions, but the...More

Date of experience: February 2012
1  Thank LasVegasMagic
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 49 nearby hotels
Los Naranjos Hotel
787 reviews
.27 miles away
Hotel Las Lengas
669 reviews
.29 miles away
Hotel Monaco
308 reviews
.30 miles away
Estancia Ushuaia
4 reviews
.33 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 173 nearby restaurants
Maria Lola Resto
1,247 reviews
.45 miles away
Christopher Grill & Cerveza
720 reviews
.46 miles away
Bodegon Fueguino
2,021 reviews
.50 miles away
Honecker Chocolates
143 reviews
.48 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 139 nearby attractions
Parque Nacional Tierra del Fuego
7,466 reviews
.30 miles away
Plaza Malvinas
929 reviews
.25 miles away
Iglesia de la Merced
244 reviews
.45 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Bahia Encerrada staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines