Hike to South America's
Visit the Southernmost lighthouse on the American Continent, beautiful Faro San Isidro, on this day-long hiking adventure.
Runs October through March
Duration: 8 Hours Cost: $175 USD Max Passengers: 8
Pick-Up: 07:00- 07:30 Drop-Off: 0
Experience the magic of America’s last light with this gorgeous day hike to the Faro San Isidro, the southernmost lighthouse on the American continent.
Walk in the shadow of Mount Tarn, explored by Charles Darwin during his Beagle voyage. Witness the beauty of Patagonia’s fjords and channels ecosystem while you learn about the geology and ecology of this unique habitat, just 70km outside of Punta Arenas.
Stunning views, fresh air, and amazing facts make time fly during this 6-hour easy-medium difficulty guided hiking excursion.
This tour includes:
Meals, snacks, and beverages typical of the region
Transportation from your hotel
Use of Trekking pole
Use of Binoculars
This tour does not include:
Transportation to/from the airport (exceptions may apply)
Additional drinks and beverages
1. Pick-up: 07:00-07:30*
Your guide will pick you up at your accommodation or cruise ship during the indicated time period unless otherwise indicated or arranged.
*A custom start time can be requested at booking and is subject to availability.
2. Transportation to the Fin de Camino: 50 minutes
Enjoy the sights as you take the road as far South as it goes on the continent of South America, all the way to the Fin del Camino- the end of the road, where your adventure really begins.
3. Briefing and Trail Preparation: 10 minutes
Upon arrival at the Fin de Camino, your group will receive a small briefing, while enjoying maté, tea, or coffee. You will be outfitted with trekking poles, binoculars, and bird identification guides to assist you on the trail, and be given a brief introduction to the flora and fauna you will be experiencing on your adventure.
4. America's Last Light Hike Part 1: 2.5 hours
Your guide will lead you along the coast of the Strait of Magellan, stopping for breaks at points of interest and explaining to your group about the wildlife, flora, geology, and history of this region.
5. Picnic Lunch at the Last Light: 30 minutes
Arrive at the lighthouse and celebrate with a picnic lunch in its shadow. Take a break to eat some delicious, locally sourced boxed lunches and enjoy refreshments. Please notify us of any dietary requirements at time of booking so that we can be sure to accommodate!
6. America's Last Light Hike Part 2: 2.5 hours
Return to your hike rested and well fed and walk back along the coast, keeping your eyes on the water to catch a glimpse of the dolphins, whales, and sea lions that frequent the area.
7. Arrival Celebration: 10 minutes
Finish your hike back at the Fin de Camino to enjoy a small snack and celebrate your hiking success
8: Transportation back to Punta Arenas: 50 minutes
9: Drop off at hotel or cruise ship: 15:00- 15:30
10: End of Service.
For information about what to pack for your hiking excursion, click here.