Isla de Los Pajaros, Ushuaia

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View an island populated by exotic creatures at Isla de Los Pajaros, a reserve established in 1967 to protect species of birds living in the Peninsula Valdes. This island houses hundreds of birds, including cormorants, egrets, oystercatchers, flamingos, penguins, and terns. Hire a boat to take you across the Beagle Channel for an up-close view, but don't count on entering the island. Visit the interpretation center, from which you can use binoculars to observe the birds, or check out the ranger's station for educational information on plant and animal life in the area. Plan to visit Isla de Los Pajaros during your Ushuaia vacation using our convenient Ushuaia travel itinerary planner.
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  • The island has nothing, only rocks, you can't jump on it, just seen the boat that makes the ride by the Beagle Channel. the island is full of Cormorants, or, as I saw some penguins say fake. Go to the tour with a lot of warm clothes because windy.
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  • Very nice to appreciate them and enjoy them in their natural habitat with total freedom, beautiful creatures rarely we can enjoy as in this case.
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  • Sorry. No penguins here, but there are hundreds of Cormorants. They are also beautiful birds. We enjoyed trying to photograph them in flight as we sailed past the island. There are a few sea lions nes...  more »
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