Magdalena Island Penguin colony

Navegaciones en Punta Arenas

Availability: 14/10 al 15/04


Magdalena Island Penguin colony
What to do in Punta Arenas

 

BIG SHIP- NOT INCLUDE TRANSFER TO THE PORT.

 

.Season: November to march
.Departures: The departures days and time change every month and is not available everyday, Enquire.
.Lasts: 5 hours
.Dificultty:None. Suitable for all ages.
.Outfit: Warm clothes, raincoat jacket, sunglasses, sun screen, gloves, backpack (40lts).

 

Magdalena Island is located in the center of the Strait of Magellan, north to Punta Arenas, it is one of the biggest colonies of Magellanic penguins in Chile with more tha 60.000 couples of these interesting birds.

The excursion starts sailing the waters of the mythical strait for about 2 hours. Once in the island, we will be able to walk around thousands of penguins who will be on our way. The stay in the island is one hour approximately. The total duration of the excursion is approximately 5 hours.

 

.Some days, sailing schedules might be modified. It is advised to confirm the schedule when you purchase the tour.

.The captain can modify the itinerary or shorten the tour depending on the weather conditions in order to avoid accidents, thus  making the best of each tour.

.You must arrive half hour before the departure at Tres Puentes terminal. If you buy on line, you must pick up the tickets at our office before the excursion.

.It is forbidden the use of camera tripods or sticks on the island, since this object might affect penguins (Spheniscus magellanicus),  specially when they are in the reproduction cycle. 

 


.Navigation tickets.

  • Tour Guide

.Meals. Lunchbox.

.Not include transfer to 3 Puentes port at 8km.

 

  • Foods and Drinks
  • LaunchBox

.Some days, sailing schedules might be modified. It is advised to confirm the schedule when you purchase the tour.

.You must arrive half hour before the departure at Tres Puentes port. 

.The captain can modify the itinerary or shorten the tour depending on the weather conditions in order to avoid accidents, thus  making the best of each tour.

.If you buy on line, you must pick up the tickets at our office before the excursion.

.It is forbidden the use of camera tripods or sticks on the island, since this object might affect penguins (Spheniscus magellanicus), specially when they are in the reproduction cycle. 

.Like all activity in the nature "all times" informed about duration of activities are approximate and depend largely on climatic factors always prioritizing comfort, safety and enjoyment of our customers


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