Channel of Last Hope (Ultima Esperanza), Puerto Natales

(4.3/5 based on 160+ reviews on the web)
Not as intimidating as it sounds, Channel of Last Hope (Ultima Esperanza) is a glacier-carved inlet filled with blue waters. The channel was named by the 16th-century Spanish explorer Juan Ladrillero, who felt the inlet was his last chance to reach the Strait of Magellan. Take a boat tour to see small glaciers, sea lions, and local birds. Note that a boat trip will take up most of your day and unpredictable weather may cause cancellations. Put Channel of Last Hope (Ultima Esperanza) into our Puerto Natales travel itinerary planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • This place at the Rio Serrano is beautiful and well worth the 20 minute walk to the foot of the glacier.  more »
  • Left Puerta Natales fast boat and despite the bad weather, we traveled the channel of "Ultima Esperenza" fast boat of small capacity until "the glacier Serano, we discovered 20 minutes! Phew, just in time before the arrival of big boats Coysevox a flood of tourists!
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  • From Puerto Natales can navigate the Straits of "Ultima Esperanza" with magnificent views. In Spanish is "SINE of ULTIMA ESPERANZA" (in english, "sound of last hope"). The geological poetry is completed with the realization that, despite its name being "tragic", further south the Chileans have a nice place called "Porvenir" (in english, "of things to come"). Therefore, when you think that the last hope is lost, you will find ... hope! Worth the visit for at least two reasons, by the imposing beauty of the place, and why PUERTO NATALES is an important base to visit TORRES DEL PAINE and other attractions of this wonderful region.
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  • Rich food, well served and fast. When you enter the restaurant, the atmosphere feels smell of fish and sea things. When we went the clothes had impregnated with the smell.
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  • Delicious food
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  • Distinguished, elegant, beautiful and rich
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  • Restaurante muito bom! Jantamos duas noites e fomos muito bem atendidos!
  • Comida de qualidade mas preços altos como tudo na localidade.