Walking among penguins at Martillo Island Penguin Rookery

Live the incredible experience of walking among the magnificent and friendly penguins of Martillo Island.

In addition, you can see the fabulous landscapes that surround the roads to the Haberton ranch and the island.

per adult from




6 hours


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  • What's included :
    • Specialized guide
    • Entrance to Harberton Ranch
    What's excluded :
    • Transfer from the hotel
    • Lunch NOT included
    • Entry/Admission - Estancia Harberton
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Estancia Harberton, Ruta J Km 45 Canal de Beagle, Ushuaia 9410 Argentina

    Our meeting point is in our office near the touristic pier. From there we head northeast along route 3 and J to the legendary Estancia Harberton (the first of the island, founded in 1886 by the Anglican missionary Thomas Bridges; located 90 km away from Ushuaia on the Beagle Channel)

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Isla Martillo, Ushuaia Argentina

    We navigate form the pier at Harberton towards Martillo Island, a fifteen minutes trip, on an inflatable boat (suitable for navigation in this region).

    Once on the island, we walk for an hour among Papuas and Magaellanic penguins. You will live a unique experience – only with us! Penguins settle on the island in summer, sharing their habitat with other birds like squas (their main predator), petrels, cormorants, buzzards y South American seagulls.

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Estancia Harberton, Ruta J Km 45 Canal de Beagle, Ushuaia 9410 Argentina

    When finishing the trek, we go back on the inflatable boat to the Estancia and take some free time to visit its casco and surroundings.

    Later we start our trip back to the city of Ushuaia.

    Duration: 2 hours

  • Departure Point :
    Muelle Turistico, Ushuaia, Tierra del Fuego Province, Argentina
    Departure Time :
    1:30 PM
    Return Detail :
    Returns to original departure point
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Infant seats available
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Face masks provided for travelers
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
    • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
    • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
    • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
    • Regular temperature checks for staff
    • Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
    • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
    • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
    • In addition to the security measures taken by the company we encourage passengers to take note of the symptoms caused by COVID-19 and to always be conscious of sanitization and prevention (please ask for further assistance).
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


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Organised by Signature Tours

Activity ID: V-119667P4

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