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Beagle Channel Cruise and Sea Lion Island
Activities in Ushuaia

Beagle Channel Cruise and Sea Lion Island

9 / 10
21 reviews
The boarding procedure is clear and simple. The itinerary is good and fruitful.
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  • -13%
  • English and Spanish
  • 2 hours 30 minutes

Discover the fascinating fauna and stunning natural scenery of the Beagle Channel and its islands on this panoramic catamaran cruise.

Beagle Channel Cruise & Sea Lion Island

After meeting up at Ushuaia tourist pier, we'll set sail towards the islands of the Beagle Channel, the narrow waterway in Tierra del Fuego that serves as the natural border between Argentina and Chile.

Firstly, our cruise will take us near to the Isla de los Pájaros, or Bird Island. You'll soon see how it earned this name when you observe the many different species of birds here: from seagulls to albatrosses to ducks and more. Our boat trip will then continue onwards to another important place in the archipelago, the so-called Isla de los Lobos, or Sea Lion Island. Get your cameras ready: you won't want to miss snapping photos of the adorable sea lion colony!

We'll make our way to the tiny islet on which the Les Éclaireurs Lighthouse is located, where we'll get to see the large colony of cormorants who live in the area. We'll also hear all about the tragic shipwreck of the SS Monte Cervantes, which sank here in the 1930s.

The next stop on our tour will be at Puerto Karelo, where we'll disembark for a brief 20-minute guided tour, during which you'll have the opportunity to photograph the local wildlife. Following our walking tour, we'll return to the boat for the cruise back to the Ushuaia tourist pier, where we'll arrive back after our two and a half tour.

Price

Adults Children between 4 and 11 years old Children under 4 years old
Boat tour
US$ 50 US$ 43.75
US$ 25 US$ 21.90
Free

Boat tour

  • Adults

    US$ 50 US$ 43.75
  • Children between 4 and 11 years old

    US$ 25 US$ 21.90
  • Children under 4 years old

    Free

* The price varies based on the chosen date

More Information

Duration

2 hours 30 minutes.

Language

This is a bilingual (English/Spanish) guided tour.

Included

Boat trip on the Beagle Channel.

English and Spanish speaking crew on the boat.

Guided tour at Puerto Karelo.

13% discount on the official ticket price.

Not included

Food and drinks.

When to book?

Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.

You can book up until the previous day (4:00 PM local time) if there are still places available.

Ticket

Once your booking has been confirmed, you will receive an email containing your booking voucher. Please print it out or download on your smartphone/tablet to show on the day of the activity.

Frequently asked questions

  • Q - How to book?

    A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.

If you still have more questions, check out our section on frequently asked questions. If you need help to book an activity or have any enquiries, please contact us.

Accessibility

Yes

US$ 50
US$ 43.75
No hidden fees or surcharges

Meeting point

The tourist port of Ushuaia.

Cancellations

Non refundable. You may not cancel this activity.