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Chubut River Lower Valley Special Excursion

(Rawson – Trelew – Gaiman – Dolavon)

Full-day excursion. Sett off early in the morning and travel to Puerto Rawson. There, you will embark to go on a navigation where you can watch commerson’s dolphins. This trip lasts 1.30 hs and will allow you to watch these little dolphins in their natural habitat. Next, head for Trelew to arrive at your following destination: the Egidio Feruglio museum (MEF), a museum devoted to paleontology. Go on your trip through a farming area towards Gaiman, a village that keeps the cultural heritage alive of the Welsh settlement. The one which originated the later population in this region. There, you can taste a traditional and delicious Welsh tea and visit some of the old chapels. Afterwards, travel to Dolavon to continue learning about hte history of the Welsh settlement. Your excursion then concludes with the drive back to Puerto Madryn.

All year round.


Departure from Puerto Madryn at 8.00 a.m. Return at 5.30 p.m. approx.

What to visit?
Puerto Rawson ( a port in the area). Trelew (MEF) Gaiman, Dolavon and Chubut River Lower Valley.

What to watch ?
Commerson’s dolphins. Egidio Feruglio museum (paleontology). Welsh culture.

Distances to go
260 km approx. from Puerto Madryn (paved road).

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