Travel Guide to Ushuaia

Find everything your need to know about traveling to this destination.

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How to combine destinations in Southern Patagonia?

I´m sure, you will visit Patagonia if you´re going to South America. It´s one of the most fascinationg destinations in South America, but  in the world. And it´s a vast region, so a good idea is to organize your trip to combine the different destinations you can find in this

Trekking in Tierra del Fuego National Park during winter

Winter Season in Ushuaia: What to do?

Winter is generally considered the low season for travelers contemplating Patagonia. In most of the region’s main destinations in the southern continent, summer is deemed the best time to engage in outdoor activities such as trekking, horseback riding, and enjoying wonderful panoramic views. Undoubtedly, spring and summer are the prime

Visit Harberton Ranch in Ushuaia

Visit a typical estancia in Tierra del Fuego: Harberton Ranch

The Estancia Harberton, or Harberton Ranch in english, holds historical significance as the first settlement in the region and offers visitors insights into the area’s pioneer heritage through guided tours and cultural experiences. Today, it serves as a hub for eco-tourism, conservation efforts, and research initiatives in Patagonia. Harberton Ranch,


Cruises to Antarctica from Ushuaia

Ushuaia stands as the southernmost city in the world and serves as the gateway to the pristine landscapes of Antarctica. From October to March, during the austral summer, vessels depart from Ushuaia’s port, bound for the Antarctic Peninsula. The duration and itineraries of these voyages vary, ranging from a minimum

Walk with penguins on Martillo Island

Can I see penguins in Ushuaia?

Yes, it is possible to see penguins in Ushuaia, but it’s important to note that the city itself is not known for being a natural habitat for penguins. However, in areas near Ushuaia, such as the Beagle Channel and surrounding islands, penguin colonies can be found. Some boat excursions offer

Prison Museum in Ushuaia

Museo del Presidio (Prison Museum)

If you’re interested in the history and origins of Ushuaia city, visiting the Presidio Museum, also known as the Jail Museum, is essential. As you walk through its narrow corridors, peering into the cells, you can imagine what life in prison would have been like. You’ll be amazed by paintings

Trekking to Laguna Turquesa

Trekking activities in Ushuaia

Ushuaia, known as the southernmost city in the world, offers a plethora of captivating trekking options amidst its stunning landscapes. There are some fantastic choices to consider during your visit and of course, trekkings are very amazing here. Check some good options to practice trekking in Ushuaia area.   Trekking

The amazing train of the end of the world in Ushuaia

Ushuaia: What to do month by month

Ushuaia is an amazing place in Patagonia, a place full of unique landscapes, beautiful forest,  national parks, trekking activities, snow, winter activities, fauna watching, and starting point for cruises to Cape Horn and Antarctica for example. But, what´s the best season to visit Ushuaia, and more, what´s the best season


Can I see King Penguins from Ushuaia?

The king penguin ranks as the second largest among the 18 penguin species globally, weighing approximately 12 to 16 kg and measuring around 90 cm. Pelagic in nature, they only come ashore during the breeding season. Sexual maturity is reached between 3 to 6 years, with a reproductive cycle lasting

Cruises to Antarctica from Ushuaia

Ushuaia to Antarctica

Ushuaia, situated at the southernmost tip of Argentina, is not only the southernmost city in the world, but it is also the gateway for tourists to visit the magnificent white continent of Antarctica. During the austral summer (October to March), boats set sail from the port of Ushuaia to reach