Puerto Madryn


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Cruises To Puerto Madryn

If you want to see wildlife, go to the Punta Tombo Nature Reserve. Puerto Madryn is a gateway to remote wildlife preserves and Argentine patagonia. Visit the Paleontology Museum in the Chubut Valley. Explore more of Puerto Madryn on a South America cruise!


  • Port Name & Location
    Puerto Madryn
    Ship will DOCK at this port.
  • Time Zone
    ART (Argentina Standard Time)
    UTC/GMT -3 hours
  • Language
    The local language is Spanish. Say "how much does this cost?" in Spanish: "cuánto cuesta esto?"
  • Currency & Shopping
    Argentinean Pesos (ARS)
    Native crafts, souvenirs, antiques and leather accessories.
    • Famous For
      The town was established in 1865 by Welsh immigrants, with Madryn being the name of the founder’s estate back in Wales.
    • Fun Fact #1
      Visit an exuberant sea lion colony, watch for nesting cormorants and magnificent elephant seals, and observe sheep shearing on an estancia.
    • Fun Fact: Foodies
      Enjoy grilled beef and fresh seafood as well as pasta and pizza.
    • Fun Fact: Landmarks
      Explore this wildlife paradise and its surrounding quaint towns. Walk through a colony of Magellanic penguins and myriad species of native seabirds


A Variety of Choices

We know the destinations you'll be visiting and what there is to see, do and experience. We offer you a variety of excursions to choose from, in every port you'll visit.


Great Patagonian Adventure

Enjoy this adventure and nature experience in Patagonia. You’ll spend time at a penguin reserve, see wildlife and enjoy ...


Punta Tombo Penguin Rookery

Discover Punta Tombo, home to the world’s largest nesting colony of Magellanic penguins and a place that attracts wildli...


Peninsula Valdes Wildlife Sanctuary

Peninsula Valdez is one of the finest wildlife reserves in South America and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It provides a...


Punta Ninfas & Penguins At El Pedral Lodge

Observe the abundant wildlife in the naturally beautiful Patagonian steppe, highlighted by a leisurely walk among a larg...


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