A whale leaping out of the water near the town of Puerto Madryn in Argentine Patagonia.

Puerto Madryn Tours

Tailor-made Itineraries by Local Experts
A whale leaping out of the water near the town of Puerto Madryn in Argentine Patagonia.

Puerto Madryn Tours

Tailor-made Itineraries by Local Experts

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Explore the Patagonian coast with our private and small group Puerto Madryn tours. Founded in 1865 by Welsh settlers, the fast growing city of Puerto Madryn is no longer the sleepy seaside town it once was, but has fortunately managed to retain its easy-going small town atmosphere. It is most famous for its proximity to the beautiful Peninsula Valdes, a UNESCO-recognized protected area where nature can be observed at its wildest. Colonies of sea lions, penguins, whales, and many other species pass through the peninsula every year, making it a perfect destination for marine observation on your Argentina travel adventure.

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Let our team of expert travel advisors help build your dream trip to South America. Our fully customizable vacation packages allow you to hand-pick the destinations you wish to see at the exact pace you wish to see them. All of our offerings are also vetted firsthand by our team to ensure top quality and comfort. Contact one of our travel experts today to start planning your once-in-a-lifetime trip!

What to Do in Puerto Madryn

Visit the city of Puerto Madryn and explore the stunning Valdes Peninsula. Your Latin America For Less travel advisor can help you create the perfect itinerary tailored to your interests and preferences.

A beach next to Puerto Madryn, a seaside town in Patagonia that is popular with tourists.

City Tour


Aside from the variety of nature-based excursions, Puerto Madryn also boasts a pleasant town atmosphere, providing a peaceful respite to visitors during their Argentina vacation.

Visitors on the beach next to the pier in Puerto Madryn, with a large cruise ship just offshore.

Hit the beach


During the summer, the city’s wide beaches and calm waters provide an idyllic holiday spot where the funky, laid-back attitude of the locals and national tourists harmoniously complements the gentleness of the weather.

A sea lion sunbathing on a rocky surface at the Valdes Peninsula Nature Reserve near Puerto Madryn.

Wildlife Tour


Wildlife enthusiasts will be in their element at the nearby Valdes Peninsula nature reserve. Marked by towering cliffs, sprawling reefs, and striking scenery, the peninsula is frequented by penguins, whales, orcas ,and sea lions.

Groups of penguins on the beach at the Punta Tombo Natural Reserve near Puerto Madryn.

Birdwatching


Birdwatchers will love visiting the stunning Punta Tombo Natural Reserve. Besides the penguins which come here to mate and nest, flocks of king and rock cormorants, giant petrels, kelp gulls, and oystercatchers populate the reserve.

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A whale leaping out of the water near the town of Puerto Madryn in Argentine Patagonia.

Adventure Tours

Ask your Latin America For Less travel advisor about how you can add some extra adventure to your personalized itinerary. Get your adrenaline pumping with hikes and multi-day treks, jungle expeditions, white water rafting trips, mountain biking tours and more. We are experts in planning personalized travel experiences in Latin America, so talk to one of our advisors today to start planning your adventure.

A horse trying to buck a man off its back at a rodeo in Puerto Madryn in Argentine Patagonia.

Cultural Tours

Ask your Latin America For Less travel advisor about adding cultural tours and experiences to your personalized itinerary. Discover the rich cultures of Latin America and learn about the unique customs and traditions maintained by its people. We are experts in planning personalized travel experiences in Latin America, so talk to one of our advisors today to start planning your cultural tour.

An indoor pool at the Rayentray Hotel, surrounded by various decorations including a buddha statue.

Spa & Wellness Tours

Ask your Latin America For Less travel advisor about how you can add spa & wellness tours to your personalized itinerary. Take advantage of a free day to enjoy some rest and relaxation at a resort, or visit a spa to unwind after a long day of exploring. We are experts in planning personalized travel experiences in Latin America, so talk to one of our advisors to start planning your spa & wellness tour.

A pot of paella, a dish of Spanish origin featuring rice and an assortment of different seafood.

Food Tours

Ask your Latin America For Less travel advisor about how you can add food tours and culinary experiences to your personalized itinerary. Discover the unique cuisines of Latin America and enjoy exclusive visits to some of the world’s top restaurants. We are experts in planning personalized travel experiences in Latin America, so talk to one of our travel advisors today to start planning your food tour.

A penguin walking on a pebble-covered beach near Puerto Madryn in Argentina Patagonia.

Family & Friend Tours

Ask your Latin America For Less travel advisor about how you can add family-friendly tours to your itinerary. Our team can help you build the perfect trip for your family, whether your group has small children, teenagers, senior citizens, or all of the above. We are experts in planning personalized travel experiences in Latin America, so talk to one of our travel advisors today to start planning your family tour.

Explore Argentina

With unique culture and breathtaking landscapes, Argentina offers countless attractive destinations for travelers. Discover some of the best places to visit in Argentina below.

Buenos Aires


Often called the "Paris of South America," Buenos Aires is like no other Latin American capital. With its European atmosphere and warm people, this vibrant city is a must see in Argentina.

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Iguazu Falls


Straddling Argentina's sub-tropical border with Brazil, the astonishing Iguazú Falls are among the most spectacular in the world, and one of South America's most popular destinations.

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Bariloche


Stunningly situated on the shores of the beautiful Lake Nahuel Huapi, Bariloche is the gateway to Argentina's most beloved region, the dazzlingly beautiful Lake District.

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Mendoza


A beautiful countryside of high-quality vineyards surrounds Mendoza, which is just a stone's throw from the continent's highest peak, the majestic Aconcagua, making it the perfect place for nature and wine lovers alike.

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Salta


With its colorful past and rich culture, this charming colonial city is one of the highlights of northern Argentina. Discover Salta’s history and its breathtaking countryside filled with striking natural wonders.

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Ushuaia


The city at the "end of the world," clinging to the southern tip of Argentina, Ushuaia boasts a fascinating history and is the gateway to Patagonia’s most spectacular park, Tierra del Fuego National Park.

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El Calafate


Nestled in the south of the magical region of Patagonia, Calafate is the main gateway to the beautifully striking Los Glaciares National Park, one of the unforgettable natural wonders of South America.

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El Chalten


Isolated deep in the heart of Patagonia, the small town of El Chalten boasts an incredible location right next to the beautiful Los Glaciares National Park and majestic glaciers.

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Patagonia


Shared by Chile and Argentina, Patagonia is a wild land of cleaving glaciers, deep forests, and piercingly blue waters that offers countless opportunities for sightseeing, nature watching, trekking and more.

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Puerto Madryn Hotels

Discover the best places to stay in Puerto Madryn with our top pick Puerto Madryn hotels.

A stylish room featuring modern decor and furniture at the Rayentray Hotel in Puerto Madryn.

Rayentray Puerto Madryn

★ ★ ★ ★ ★

Boulevard Alte G Brown 2889, Puerto Madryn

The Rayentray faces the Atlantic Ocean and features upscale rooms with balconies to admire the views. Floor to ceiling windows adorn every room, each of which is equipped with wifi, flat-screen televisions, and a private bathroom. A free breakfast buffet is served every morning for guests as well.

A lovely room at the Hotel Territorio in Puerto Madryn, with a beautiful view of the ocean.

Hotel Territorio

★ ★ ★ ★

Bv. Almirante Brown 3251, Puerto Madryn

Hotel Territorio is a top-notch boutique hotel with splendid views of the Gulfo Nuevo. The hotel's prime location and opulent amenities are well complemented by the attentive, friendly staff. All rooms are carefully decorated with modern touches and offer breathtaking views of the sea.

A room at the Villa Piren Hotel in Puerto Madryn with wine glasses on the table facing the ocean.

Villa Piren Hotel

★ ★ ★

Av. Julio A. Roca 439, Puerto Madryn

Located just one minute from the beach, Pirén offers comfortable and modern accommodations, with all rooms featuring ocean or city views. Rooms are furnished in a neutral palette with light wood accents. The property includes a snack bar, bar, and often features rotating displays of local art throughout.

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