Punta Arenas: Half Day Fuerte Bulnes

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Discover the most important fort in Patagonia. Visit historic Fort Bulnes, the Interactive Museum, and the Geographic Landmark, learning about the Strait of Magellan's significance

Highlights

  • Visit historic Fort Bulnes in Patagonia
  • Travel back in time with the stunning interactive museum
  • See Geographic Landmark of Chile.
  • Learn about Strait of Magellan and become more knowledgeable about Patagona

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Pick up of passengers from the place of lodging to go to the Parque del Estrecho located 58 km south of the city of Punta Arenas, where we will carry out the following route: Fort Bulnes: Founded in 1843, it was the first Chilean settlement in the territory, here we take a guided tour. Interactive Museum: Located in the highest part of the Park, in this museum a guided tour is carried out where we will learn about the natural and human history of the Strait of Magellan. We will also learn about important events, such as the first navigations of the Strait, together with display cases with replicas of miniature expeditionary ships that sailed at that time. This place also has a cafeteria, a souvenir room and a large terrace where you can appreciate the immensity of the Strait and see Puerto del Hambre. Geographic Landmark of half of Chile: On the way back to Punta Arenas we will stop at the Geographic Landmark, which represents half of Chile in geographic measurements divided exactly in two, considering from the northern limit with Peru and the South Pole. And later return to Punta Arenas.

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Shared transportation Pick-up and drop-off at your accommodation Bilingual Tour Guide

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