An awesome program to enjoy this incredible unique Argentinean islands
225 - ISLAS MALVINAS BASIC PROGRAM - 7 NIGHT TOUR (MODULAR PACKAGE)
Season: We suggest to take this tour from September to April.
Notes: It´s important to make bookings in advance
Accommodation with breakfast
All transfers between airports
and hotels in each city
All excursions detailed in the itinerary
ITINERARY DAY BY DAY
Early afternoon arrival at Mount Pleasant Airport, part of the Mount Pleasant Military Complex (MPC), in the Islas Malvinas. Transfer to your hotel in Puerto Argentino (Stanley).
Free day to visit the small capital city of the Malvinas: Ross Road, the Christ Church Cathedral and Whalebone Arch, the Government House, and the 1914 and 1982 Memorials. A visit to the Malvinas Islands Museum and Gypsy Cove is also recommended. Optional: City Tour (w/Museum and Gypsy Cove)
Full day visit to the battlefields near Puerto Argentino (Stanley).Battlefield sites may include Tumbledown, Mount Harriet, Mount William, Longdon, Wireless Ridge, or Two Sisters. Remember battlefields tours can be tailored to suit your interests. Generally, a full day tour gives you time to visit two mountains. Fitzroy settlement can also be visited to see the RFA Sir Galahad and RFA Sir Tristam memorials
Full day battlefield tour around Darwin/Goose Green, where, in 1982, heavy fights took place between Argentina and the United Kingdom. We will travel through the geography that witnessed the courage of so many soldiers, and the memorials that honour them.We will visit the Argentine Cemetery in Darwin, and the British Cemetery in San Carlos.
Free day to walk Stanley and do some shopping. Optional: Options may be a navigation to the Kidney Cove wildlife reserve, a visit to Cape Dolphin, (the most northerly point of East Malvinas, a designated wildlife sanctuary with breeding Sea Lions, Gentoo, and Magellanic penguins), Cape Bougainville , (north coast of East Malvina, with Rockhopper, Macaroni, and Magellanic penguins plus King Cormorants, visiting also the picturesque Salvador settlement), or any other place on East Malvina. Fishing in San Carlos or Murrell rivers can also be offered.New full day visit to the battlefields around Stanley. This may be the chance to visit other mountains not included on the first tour. Remember battlefields tours can be tailored to suit your interests.
Free day to walk Stanley and do some shopping. Optional: Full day guided excursion in 4WD vehicle to Volunteer Point (packed lunch included). With the white sandy beach and turquoise waters this destination has a caribbeanesque feel to it, but the king and gentoo penguins will bring you back to the Malvinas. There is a host of other wildlife to be seen along the beach and on the lagoons, as well as spectacular scenery as you traverse the north of East Malvinas. The ride to Volunteer Point can take more than two hours, still, this is going to be a highlight of your trip.
In the morning, we will pick you up at your hotel to get back to Mount Pleasant Airport for your return flight.