Full-Day Lakes Off-Road 4x4 Experience
Discover the secrets hidden behind the Southern Andes Range on a Full Day tour visiting Lake Fagnano and Lake Escondido in a Toyota Hilux expedition (8 people max. per vehicle). Have a relaxing day, exploring and having fun in this off-road experience!
Summer Experience: Walk around the refuge, enjoy a Barbecue and go Canoeing in the Escondido Lake.
Winter Experience: Walk around the refuge in the snow, enjoy a barbecue and go sledging. At the refuge, you can also do some optional -not included- winter activities such as a snowmobile ride or dog sledding with Huskies.Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this productStop At:
USHUAIA, RN3, Tierra del Fuego, Argentina
After a morning pickup at your hotel, you will take the National Route N3 to begin your incredible journey.
Duration: 2 hoursStop At:
Carbajal Valley, Tierra del Fuego Province, Argentina
If the weather permits, you’ll make a quick stop at “Carbajal Valley Lookout Point”. In this viewpoint, you will make a descent of the vehicle to admire the beautiful landscapes.
Duration: 20 minutesStop At:
Tierra Mayor, Ushuaia, Tierra del Fuego Province, Argentina
Soon after you will stop for approximately 30 minutes at “Tierra Mayor Winter Centre” to use its facilities.
Duration: 30 minutesStop At:
Mirador de Lagos Escondido y Fagnano, Ushuaia Argentina
As you continue to follow Route N3 you will cross the Fuegian Mountain Range through the Garibaldi Path, a panoramic viewpoint that will allow you to have a first look at Lake Escondido & Fagnano.
Duration: 15 minutesStop At:
Lago Fagnano, Tolhuin 9420 Argentina
Continue downhill and leave Route N3 to follow the beaten path of old woodcutter's footsteps along the forest until you reach Fagnano Lake. The 4x4s vehicles allow us to reach places where access would be impossible otherwise.
**Includes coffee with cake square on the shore of Lake Fagnano.
Duration: 1 hourStop At:
Escondido Lake, Tierra del Fuego Province, Argentina
Summer: You will continue your journey to Escondido Lake. Here, you’ll have the option to either take a rest, hike along the shore, or go canoeing in the lake (subject to weather conditions). Then, you will be driven back to the refuge in Tierra Mayor Valley, where you may have some free time to walk around before lunch or visit the Husky dog kennel. After enjoying a traditional Argentinian barbecue, you will return to your hotel in Ushuaia.
Winter: On Winter, after reaching Escondido Lake, instead of canoeing in the waters, you will continue towards the refuge where you will have some free time to walk or try out your sledging downhill skills while a traditional Argentinian Barbecue is being prepared. At the refuge, you can participate in optional (not included) activities such as a snowmobile ride or dog sledging with Huskies. After eating and enjoying the snowy valley from the comfort of the warm refuge, you will return to your hotel in Ushuaia.
Duration: 2 hoursStop At:
Ushuaia, Ushuaia, Province of Tierra del Fuego, Patagonia
You will be back in Ushuaia city at approximately 4:30 p.m.
*Canadian canoes for 2 passengers (activity available between October and March).
*Transportation for this tour is in a Toyota Hilux, which seats up to 8 people plus the guide.
*The summer experience usually takes place from October and March, and the winter experience usually takes place from April to September. (IMPORTANT: The season change is subject to snow and weather conditions)
*The itinerary may be subject to change due to weather and road conditions or any other conditions of an operational nature.
Duration: 2 hours
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"IMPORTANT: Passport name, number, nationality, date of birth and language are required at time of booking for all participants"
"Minimum age: 2 years old. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Car seats for children from 0 to 5 years old are available and mandatory. Please request at the time of booking"
"Lunch: Please advise any specific dietary requirements or allergies at the time of booking"
"Please bring: Warm clothing in layers (as the climate is very changeable), hiking boots, hat and gloves, sunscreen and sunglasses"
"Tours taking place on Dec 25th and Jan 1st will have a different pickup time (probably around 09:30 a.m. - tbc)"
"It is compulsory to sign the health declaration form and acknowledgement of responsibilities and risks at the beginning of each excursion."
"Infant seats available"
"Not recommended for travelers with back problems"
"Not recommended for pregnant travelers"
"Most travelers can participate"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers"
"Face masks required for travelers in public areas"
"Face masks required for guides in public areas"
"Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff"
"Social distancing enforced throughout experience"
"Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas"
"Gear/equipment sanitized between use"
"Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized"
"Guides required to regularly wash hands"
"Regular temperature checks for staff"
"Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms"
"Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons"
"Such measures shall be subject to the official protocol and may be amended or supplemented."
Hora de Inicio:
Duración: 8 Hours
Lugar de comienzo:
Traveler pickup is offered
Pick-up from your lodging in Ushuaia is included. Pick-up time will be between 8:30 and 9:00 a.m. If your hotel is NOT listed, please provide your hotel name when booking in the 'Special Requirements' box. If you are staying at an Airbnb please let us know your Airbnb name and address for pick-up. Travellers staying at Airbnbs MUST give their phone number so that we can reach them if needed.
Cancelaciones y devoluciones:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.