Day Hike Ushuaia

From a comfortable base in the bustling port city of Ushuaia, you can take on 3 extraordinary day hikes to summit peaks, trek across a glacier and explore the forests and coastal trails of the National Park. You will be accompanied by a guide for your 3 trips and have a delicious lunch included. In the evening, return to your hotel to soak in channel views or head into town to try some local dishes.

5 Days

Trip Summary and Itinerary Map

  • Trek through the verdant native forests of the Tierra del Fuego National Park
  • With crampons on you will trek across a high altitude hanging glacier - soar like a condor summiting a peak which gives astonishing views across the Beagle channels and the mountains beyond
  • Return each evening to your comfy base in bustling Ushuaia with it's interesting museums and great restaurants

Start from Ushuaia and end at Ushuaia

Landmarks visited on Day Hike Ushuaia

Operator's Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival into Ushuaia

On arrival into Ushuaia you will be met by a driver and taken to your hotel in downtown Ushuaia.

You will have the afternoon free to explore the city with it's fascinating museums, coastal views and restaurants serving up tasty sea food.


Day 2: National Park trekking

After breakfast, your transfer will pick you up at 9 am for a short journey to the beginning of the trail. The walk around the National Park will involve ornithology, geology, ecology, and photography, in addition to trekking. The specialised guide will ensure you get to know the region in detail, pointing out all of the treasures to be found. The total time trekking will be  about 6 hours.

Accommodation: Hotel

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch


Day 3: Fin del Mundo summit

You'll be picked up at 9am again, following breakfast, for your transfer to the trial. Today you will be seeking out the most beautiful and unique panoramic views of Tierra del Fuego. Beginning the trek on the edge of the city, the path of the old prison of Ushuaia will be navigated as you climb to Cerro del Medio. 

Accommodation: Hotel

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch


Day 4: Trekking Vinciguerra Glacier

Your transfer, collecting you at 9am, will drop you off ready to start the day's trail, which is around 7 hours in length. Your guide will enthusiastically impart the glacier history of Tierra del Fuego with you as you climb high, reaching the glacier surface.

Accommodation: Hotel

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch


Day 5: Transfer to airport

After breakfast you will be collected and driven back to Ushuaia airport (or port if you decide to add on a cruise to your time in Tierra del Fuego).

Meals: Breakfast

Prices, Departures and Inclusions

This trip can run as a group trip, with prices starting from $0 per person for a complete group. If you are looking to join a group or you are a solo traveller we will help to form likeminded groups of travellers. Please let us know your travel plans.

The trip can also run on a private basis to fit around your plans. Departures may be tailored and can be set up on a date of your choice. Please note that there is a higher price for smaller groups. Please enquire for further details.

Additional Notes

Please note:

The price is TBC. Please get in touch for details.

Includes

  • Three nights hotel accommodation
  • Three guided excursions as described in itinerary
  • Transfers
  • Packed lunch as indicated in itinerary
  • Trekking poles/equipment

Excludes

  • Meals not indicated in itinerary
  • Personal expenses and equipment (clothing, boots)
  • Travel insurance
  • Gratuities
  • Any visa, passport and vaccination expenses

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