Laguna Esmeralda, Ushuaia

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#4 of 27 in Parks in Ushuaia
Water Body · Nature / Park
Hike through an enchanting forest to Laguna Esmeralda, which sits at the foot of a glacier resembling a dazzling green gem. You'll have little trouble managing the almost flat, 1.5-hour hike to the lake, and even young children will complete the trek easily. Catch your breath when you arrive at the emerald body of water and appreciate the peaceful nature surrounding you. Don't forget to bring food, water, and sun protection for the journey. Add Laguna Esmeralda and other attractions to your Ushuaia trip itinerary using our Ushuaia online trip itinerary planner.
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  • After approx 4,5 kms of trekking, with young children in the snow, the lake was frozen unfortunately, covered with snow, so we did not see the lake. Contact Igancio from Taun expeditions as your...  more »
  • Another one of the great Ushuaia day hikes! This is a 9.5km return hike and takes 4-5 hours. Laguna Esmerleda is located outside the Tierra del Fuego National Park. But we can assure you that the...  more »
  • Love this area there are plenty of walks to suit almost every level of fitness. Nice and peacefull with not too many people around. Great.  more »

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