Lakes in spring/summer
Excursion in mountain area and winter resorts including Lakes Escondido and Fagnano.
Description: All day long. 8 hours approx.. from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Departing from the city of Ushuaia, at approx.. 9 a.m., we will go along national route No. 3, in a north- easterly direction towards the mountain peaks Mounts Olivia and Cinco Hermanos.
When we go along Caravajal Valley we will see cirque glaciers, U-shaped valleys and peatlands in operation.
The next stop is the Valle de Lobos winter resort, where Siberian and Alaskan huskies are bred.
We will then travel past peat valleys, small glaciers, Nordic ski centres, the Cerro Castor Alpine ski complex, waterfalls and environments modified by beavers.
As from Rancho Hambre, we start our ascent to Garibaldi Pass, following the winding road, flanked by Lenga and Ñire forests.
At the Garibaldi Pass lookout we will stop to enjoy the panoramic views of Escondido and Fagnano lakes and the surrounding area. If the weather allows, we can take a short 30-minute walk. We go back to the winter resort area and have lunch at one of them. Then we return to the city of Ushuaia.
Price per person: AR$.-