Individual travel Argentina. Wild & casual. Experience unforgettable moments. Barefoot luxury, active and relaxed. Travel like Dr. Julia Malchow.
Gentle sea giants, curious Magellanic penguins and cozy elephant seals within your reach. Exciting marine biodiversity and Argentine charm on the peninsula Valdéz.
The gentle landing at Trelew Airport is the starting point for the unique experience, where you will experience the impressive marine fauna up close. You start the voyage of discovery in Puerto Madryn, where after a city tour in Punta Loma you observe the first sea lions at the leisurely sunbathing.
With your rental car, head towards the Valdéz peninsula. After a stopover in Puerto Piramides, the only inhabited village on the peninsula, your journey takes you further through the steppe country off the coast. After a good hour your accommodation in wonderful seclusion. The ornate lighthouse of the Hotel Faro Punta Delgada not only guides you to your stylish hotel, but has also served as a navigation landmark for over 100 years. In the middle of the nature reserve of the Pensinsula Valdéz you will experience pure nature in a unique atmosphere.
At the doorstep, at the foot of the cliffs, leisurely elephant seals, mighty orcas and whales are relaxing the island. Listen to the mysterious whale songs in the coming days and watch the kings of the seas. Fascinating! Soak up the impressions of this wonderful UNESCO protected area on foot, on horseback, by boat or car! Numerous bird species, such as the white Antarctic Komoran, dive Falkland terns or bright flamingos, cross your path.
In the afternoon, after the drive to the idyllic village Gaiman, you can stroll through the streets and enjoy pastries and delicacies in one of the many tearooms. Nearby, in Punta Tombo, nest the friendly Magellanic penguins in a huge colony of over half a million animals! Uniquely close you will come here the sympathetic waddling and the busy chatter of black and white animals, which will sound like a wonderful memory to you and your family on the return flight.
from March to May –
from September to November
from 650, – € per day / per person
from 5 days
from 13 hours