Ranked #12 of 17 attractions in Punta Arenas
Category: Wharfs/ Piers/ Boardwalks
We are located in Punta Arenas - Chile ,Since its beginning in 1999, Whalesound has given logistic support (encampment, boat...
We are located in Punta Arenas - Chile ,Since its beginning in 1999, Whalesound has given logistic support (encampment, boat among others) to various scientists. Scientific research has covered different subject, but has mainly centered in humpback whales. Particularly about genetic identity and conduct; and to establish the migratory route. Whalewatching- DECEMBER - APRIL each year -Regular program, 3,5days/ 3nigthsIt is our main program, aimed at who look for whale watching and wildlife sighting, and fully enjoy the contact with nature. Since the beginning of the trip, there is the company wide variety of birds and marine mammals. Then, we can see ecosystems fjords and channels, with their sub-antarctic forests, glaciers and lush landscapes. After crossing the Strait of Magellan, that it frequented by aboriginal people and the first european explorers, you get to the island Carlos III, where each summer come to humpback whales.