Witness the landscapes and wildlife of Patagonia by land and sea on this horse riding and kayaking tour in the Strait of Magellan.
Discover the breathtaking beauty and wildlife of the Strait of Magellan on this Patagonia horse riding and kayaking tour. The Strait of Magellan connects the Atlantic and Pacific oceans and separates mainland Patagonia from Tierra del Fuego. The Magellan coast and ocean environments include magnificent landscapes and are home to a variety of animals.
By sea kayak, you could spot dolphins, sea lions, seabirds, whales, and other marine wildlife. The Patagonia horse riding takes you through a wetland and a forest, where you can observe local birds and other animals in their natural habitats. From a lookout point during the tour, you will see the ocean, the snowcaps of the Darwin Mountain Range, Dawson Island, and the islands of Tierra del Fuego.
Duration: 7 hours, 09:00 am to 16:00 pm
Start and end location: Punta Arenas
09:00 am: Pick up at your hotel or hostel in Punta Arenas and drive to the Bay
09:40 am: Arrive to the Bay, 18 miles (29 km) south of Punta Arenas, receive kayak and safety instruction
10:20 am: Begin the kayak journey in a small, shallow river and continue into the Strait of Magellan where it is more likely to spot marine wildlife
12:20 pm: Time to rest and eat a traditional meal for lunch
14:30 pm: Horseback ride of 1.5-2 hours in wetlands and forest, finishing at an amazing lookout with impressive views of the Strait of Magellan, Tierra del Fuego, Dawson Island, and the Darwin Mountain Range
16:00 pm: Return to the starting point, time for a snack and return to Punta Arenas
The itinerary and the duration of the activities can be modified depending on the weather.
After you book your experience, you will receive a confirmation email from us confirming that your payment went through. You will then be connected directly to the tour operator, in case you have any further questions. We are also happy to answer any questions about the tour, or travel in general in your country of destination.