Puerto Williams Express

For those with a truly adventurous streak, but short on time, this 2-day express tour of the very end of the world gives you the chance to see the sub-Antarctic bio-diversity in all of its protected glory before exploring with a free-choice of adventure activities.

2 Days

$838

Puerto Williams Express - 2 - $838

Trip Summary and Itinerary Map

  • Arrive in Puerto WIlliams either by plane from Punta Arenas or by boat from Ushuaia;  visit the OMORA Ethno-Botanical Park.
  • Onward Travel, flying to Punta Arenas or sailing to Ushuaia

Landmarks visited on Puerto Williams Express

Operator's Itinerary

Day 1:

Flight in Aerovias DAP to the beautiful city of Puerto Williams. During the flight we will enjoy, if clouds permit, a breathtaking landscape on the Darwin Cordillera with all the magnificent glaciers, narrow austral channels and hidden coloured lagoons. If you are coming from Ushuaia you will sail through the beagle channel. 

Arrival into Puerto Williams and transfer to the Lodge for lunch.

In the afternoon enjoy the visit to OMORA Etno-Botanical Park. This excursion will lead us to discover the wonders of the Miniature Forests of Cape Horn so-called "Tourism with Hand Lens" an educational activity sponsored by Omora Foundation. A bio-cultural conservation initiative from the local communities living in the antarctic forests, as well as the active commitment of the Yagan ethnia living in Puerto Williams.

After dinner, our lead guide will lecture about the fascinating history of the Cape Horn region: inhabited by the Yaganes (or Yamanas) ethnia for more than 6000 years; the european pathfinders adventures; Fitz-Roy and Darwin; the Clippler epic story, the Missionaries, colonization, and finally Tierra del Fuego nowadays.

Dinner and overnight at Lakutaia Lodge.


Day 2: Puerto Williams / Punta Arenas

Breakfast at the Lodge.

Upon an agreed time, transfers to the airport on time to board your flight back to Punta Arenas, or to Puerto Navarino to embark back to Ushuaia.

Prices, Departures and Inclusions

Price from USD $838 per person, based on 2 people sharing a double room.

For a triple room the price is USD $786 and for a single the price is USD $943

This trip can run as a group trip, with prices starting from $838 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.

Departures can be set up for a minimum of 2 people. Please get in touch for more details.

Includes

  • Travel between Puerto Williams and Punta Arenas / Ushuaia
  • All activities mentioned in the trip itineraries
  • Transfers to and from Puerto Williams
  • English-speaking guides
  • Full-board accommodation (wine included)

Excludes

  • Personal Equipment
  • Tips

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