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Flora & Fauna of Patagonia

Sea Lions: Features and habits

Lobo marino de un pelo

From the pinniped¬†(sea mammals with fins and feet),¬†the sea lions are the only ones who also have ears. The aspect of this species varies a lot according to age and sex.¬†Adult males have very long necks covered with a thick … Continue reading

The Burrowing Parrots

A group of German researchers has closely studied the evolution of a very important colony of burrowing parrots at the El C√≥ndor beach, near Viedma, and discovered that its number is dramatically decreasing. One of the reasons is that local … Continue reading

What is the red tide?

It is a toxic illness that is also called Paralyzed Intoxication by seafood that takes place when ingesting seafood that has eaten marine plankton which produces paralyzing poison.¬†It is not any virus, bacteria or fungus, it is not an infection. … Continue reading

Fauna of Patagonia

Ballena franca austral con sus callosidades.

Patagonia has got a rich and characteristic wildlife. The most important one is that on the coast and the continental sea. There are many animals and a noticeable diversity of species. Among the great vertebrates is the¬†Southern Franca Whale, which … Continue reading

Flora of Patagonia

Flor del Notro

In order to describe the Patagonia flora it is necessary to distinguish the different regions within it. The part of¬†the northern littoral¬†containing the coast region in Rio Negro and Chubut is a transition zone between the Chaco forest and Patagonia … Continue reading

Patagonian Protected Region: what is it and how to preserve it?

Naranja infectada con larvas de mosca de los frutos.

The Patagonian Protected Region has a different zoo and phytosanitary status than the rest of Argentina, which allows the commercialization of its production to the most demanding international markets. Patagonia is the only region of the Argentina¬† internationally recognized as … Continue reading

Patagonia Tours
In and out transfers at every destination. 3 nights lodging in Buenos Aires. 3 nights lodging in El Calafate. 3 nights lodging in Ushuaia. 3 nights lodging in Iguaz√ļ....
Transfers airport / hotel / airport and 3 Hotel nights in each city, with breakfast included. Excursions: Perito Moreno Glacier and Glaciers National Park. South Wall of Glacier...
Transfers in/out. 3 hotel nights with breakfast. Excursion to Perito Moreno Glacier and National Park. Nautical Safari. Excursion Upsala Glacier Discovery or Gourmet Glaciers Experience Bilingual (Spanish-English) professional...
Departure and arrival transfers at both destinations. A two night hotel stay in Iguaz√ļ and three in El Calafate with breakfast. Excursions: In El Calafate: visit...
3 hotel nights at each destination with breakfast. Transfers in/out at the 3 destinations. Excursion to Península de Valdés. Whale Watching navigation (July to November)...
4 days, 3 hotel nights with breakfast. Taxes. Transfers in/out airport-hotel-airport at Puerto Madryn. Excursion to Península de Valdés. Excursion Punta Tombo (penguins colony)