You will be able to sail 2,5 miles in canoe and later travel the lumberjack stepway en 4x4 trucks.
The program starts at 8,45AM from your hotel. The transfer will pick you up to start the ride to Escondido Lake, distant 45 miles from Ushuaia City. We estimate arrival at Escondido Lake by 9,30AM . Before we start rowing, the guide will brief us on lake conditions, security measures to bear in mind during navigation, that will take around one hour. Travel continues at Fagnano Lake,where we will board 4x4 trucks to drive through stepways and woodcutters trails. We will cross the wods into the Fagnano shores where a delicious barbecue will be waiting for us. Around 5 PM we start our travel back to Ushuaia.
Details of the Menu lunch will be served at 1PM and includes a delicious antipasto with various cheeses and cold cuts, argentine barbecue, salads, drinks, desserts,tea and coffee.
Equiment and clothing, each pax will receive the necessary equipment to safely enjoy the program. Equipment includes canoes with lateral stabilizers for two people, safety jacket etc
A group of experienced patagonic pilots which enjoy the adventure of flying one of the most spectacular geographies in Argentina and want to share the experience with you. Hellicopter tours are the best alternative to appreciate the diverse and majestic scenery of Ushuaia ant Tierra del Fuego.
Flying options go from 7 min to 24 hours
Tours: Ushuaia, Lago Esmeralda, Estancia Harberton, Great Lakes, Peninsula Mitre, la Mesita de Almanza, Peninsula Mitre, Isla de los Estados y Faro del Fin del Mundo, Bahia Torito.
Season: the entire year, green in summer, red in the fall, white in winter.
Requirements: total length of the trekking is 6 miles, while the the distance by car to the lake is 25 miles. You start from a height of 260 meters above sea while lake Emerald is 450 meters above sea, that is a 200 mts climb.
Itinerary: either via an Agency transfer or your own rented car you drive to a Siberian and Alaskan Huskies Kennel, 12 miles away from the city. There is where the stepway starts. First stage of the trekking is under the woods and allow us to enjoy incredible sights of the Valley of Tierra Mayor and Carvajal. The rest of the walk carries us through lengas forests, mountains, hanging glaciers, turbals, and allows to enjoy close views of the flora and fauna of the place, specially the huge diversity of birds that fly over the territory. Such is the travel until you reach the magnificent Laguna Esmeralda, which name perfectly describes the tonality of its waters.
The lake is rounded by the Albino Glacier , the Torres and the Toribio cords, and it is precisely this spot the place to enjoy the views of the landscape and the lake. After resting a while, the trekking back to the transport starts.