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WHALEWATCHING FRANCISCO COLOANE MARINE PARK & DOME CARLOS III - 3Days

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What to Expect
Day 1: We will pick you up between 8:00 and 8:30 am on your lodging place to go to Punta Carrera. There we board our boat at 09:00 am and head to Carlos III Island. The trip’s duration is about 9 hours of navigation during which we will pass historic places like

Cape Froward, San Isidro Lighthouse and Fort Bulnes. Approaching the destination area, we will make sightings of whales before arriving at the camp located on Carlos III.

Day 2: We will spend the second day exploring the marine park and go to the

whales’ feeding grounds. Furthermore we will see colonies of

penguins, large marine and terrestrial birds like the

condor or the giant Antarctic petrel and sea lions. There will also be a visit of Santa Inés

Glacier.

Day 3: On Rupert Islet right in front of Carlos III Island, there is a big

Magellan penguin colony, which we will visit, before starting the journey

back to Punta Arenas, always looking out for other whale sightings. Arrival in Punta Arenas is scheduled for about 7:30 pm, where we will bring you back to your place of lodging.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Centrally located Punta Arenas hotels
Duration
3 days
Inclusions
  • 2 nights accommodation
  • Bottled water
  • Meals as per itinerary (B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner)
  • Snacks
  • Dinner - 2-course dinner
  • Lunch - 3-course lunch
  • Driver/guide
  • Hotel drop-off (selected hotels only)
  • Hotel pickup (selected hotels only)
  • Breakfast
  • Coffee and/or Tea
Exclusions
  • Airport/Departure Tax
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Child rate (900 USD) applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if requiredMay be operated by a multi-lingual guide
  • Each traveler is allowed a maximum of 1 carry-on bag. Oversized or excessive luggage (e.g. surfboards, golf clubs or bikes) may have certain restrictions, please inquire with the operator prior to travel to confirm if your excess luggage is acceptable
  • Passport copy is required at time of booking for all participants
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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Reviewed 13 February 2019

The whales were so beautiful I liked them alot. They were so cute and they were vary big. They came up in the water it was beautiful.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Paris1girl
Reviewed 11 February 2019

Whilst a previous reviewer (Martin) makes a fair point in that the scientists desire to log all whales in the area is clearly of great importance to Whalesound, I would not say that this was at the expense of the guests' enjoyment of our particular...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Crowfeet
WhalesoundPuntaArena, Front Office Manager at WhaleSound, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2019

Thanks For the Support! In a powerful way, the trip its made with the overall willingness and positive attitude of the assistants, thanks for making the trip memorable, for the good vibes and sympathy!

Reviewed 6 January 2019

We just participated to a 3-days expedition in December 2018 with WhaleSound and our feelings after this experience are mixed. Mixed because we had a really good experience and impressive encounters with wildlife and nature but we are also not completely satisfied by the overall...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Martin_Wtz
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Key Details
  • WhaleSound
  • Duration: 3 days
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English, Spanish
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