Valdés Peninsula

Valdés Peninsula

Whales, penguins, elephant seals and sealions View on Google maps

Bear witness to the unique spectacle of Right Whales reaching these tranquil seas to breed and bring up their young. Enjoy the comedy provided by local magellanic penguins and the games the sealions and elephant seals play on these shores. Staying in a ranch means you’ll experience the Patagonian steppe to the full. Don’t miss Welsh tea in Gayman.


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Hand-selected properties:

El Pedral
This remote Patagonian farmhouse is the ideal place for those looking to get away from it all. An abundance of opportunities to observe wildlife awaits. Take a coastal walk to the lighthouse, visit the penguin colony in the Unesco World Biosphere just 5 km away, discover whales and sea lions and a variety of special birds.
Bahia Bustamante (a 3h al sur de Trelew)
Described as ‘Argentina's Private (and secret) answer to The Galapagos’, Bahia Bustamante is a seaside lodge surrounded by 360° of pure nature, located in Patagonia, in an area recognized by its relevant biological biodiversity. Only in a few places in the world it is possible to find such a number and diversity of seabirds and marine mammals, which is why it has been included in ´Patagonia Austral´ National Park & ´Blue Patagonia´ UNESCO Biosphere Reserve. Luxury is the chance to enjoy the vastness of nature which surrounds us.
Estancia Loreto
Loreto Lodge is located in Península Valdés and it’s the number 1 destination for marine fauna watching and part of the UNESCO World Heritage List since 1999. Only 20 km away from Puerto Pirámides, it has a private access to Loreto Beach on San José Gulf and nearby you can observe sea lions, sea elephants and penguin colonies. The Lodge has a captivating boutique aura with a unique rustic charm. A Patagonic dream to enjoy the silence, the wind and incredible nights of stargazing.