Each year the area surrounding Peninsula Valdes, from May to December, is occupied by the presence of hundreds of Southern Right Whales. Puerto Piramides is the only port in Argentina where you can embark on a whale watching tours. Aboard Zodiac style RIBs, Catamarans and Cruises, a unique and unforgettable encounter with these giants in there natural habitat can be experienced like no other place in the world.
When you lean towards adventure and direct contact with nature, remember that in Puerto Piramides we have activities that will keep your mind, body, and soul young. Excursions in a sea kayak, coastal trekking, and mountain bike are organized by local, experienced guides who will get you off the beaten track, back into nature and make you feel alive.
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* To be exempt from this 21% VAT…
Per national law, a 21% room tax must be paid by Argentinean citizens. To be exempt from this 21% VAT (IVA), a non-Argentinean guest, must stay in hotels that meet certain tax requirements. Del Nómade is one of them. Foreign tourists must present a valid, original passport sealed at the port of entry and must pay with a foreign credit card.If possible, with advance booking, to guarantee your room.
With sea lions is an unbelievable, safe and funny experience! They are sea mammals and you can find them in “sea lions colonies” ( natural places where many of them stay all together during the certain time) usually small islands near the coasts or pieces of the coasts over the sea called “restingas”. The basic equipment consists of a wetsuit, snorkel, swim fins, and diving mask which is enough to swim in those places and share the sea lions curiosity…it seems like they dance around you!! Is common to see them doing “acrobatics”. They are really friendly while they are swimming” Dive with sea lions is the main attraction. Puerto Piramides and its surrounding waters are considered a temple for diving in Argentina.
Personalized wildlife tours are offered. Excursions and transportation in Peninsula Valdes a with guided interpretation of the local and unique eco-systems. Visit the South American Elephant Seal, Sea Lion and Magellanic Penguin colonies and see Guanacos, Darwin’s Rhea and the Elegant Crested Tinomon alongside the dirt roads. To visit the three most important geographic regions and the animals that habitat these areas you will travel some 300km over dirt and gravel roads. Due to local conditions and difficult access it is recommended that someone who knows the area drives, and in any case, drive slowly.
Photographers and Film Makers from around the World Puerto Piramides is the central station for those who come to film and photograph the natural beauty of this unique natural world heritage site and Del Nomade Eco Hotel was created with the needs of these people in mind. We have thought through every detail the photographer, camerman or screenwriter will need many plugs for recharging batteries, constant temperature control and locking closets for more comfort and security.
The microclimate of Peninsula Valdes offers its beaches up for enjoyment and exploration during several months of the year. From December through March, summer in the southern hemisphere, Puerto Piramides, and its beaches are known as an excellent tourist attraction. Summer is the dry season and the uninterrupted sunny days begin between 5 and 6 in the morning and sun setting later than 9 in the evening. Although this is an area known for its winds, the natural protection that the bay of Puerto Piramides offers means that navigation and water sports are possible in the bay of Piramides much more than in other parts of Coastal Patagonia. Even though the months of May through August are cold, from September to April the climate is favorable, more so than in the rest of Patagonia. There are many beaches, varying in size and dimension. Keep in mind the huge tidal change that can offer from more than a kilometer to just a few meters of accessible sand, depending upon the beach.
Del Nómade Eco Hotel if you wish, we can assist you about whale watching schedule, rates, and we can book your seats without additional charge, just feel free to contact us firstname.lastname@example.org, and we also can help you and giving you all the information about transfers, rent a car, and many more.
*Due to the great influence the winds in this part of Patagonia have on maritime activities we recommend that you organize your stay, allowing for at least a few days in our town. This way you can make sure your possibilities for an excellent experience.