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Humboldt Penguin National Reserve Boat Tour

On this full-day trip to Chile’s Humboldt Penguin National Reserve, travel by boat to the pristine sanctuary where you’ll observe Humboldt penguins, sea lions, sea otters, and an abundance of bird life. Then, sail to Damas Island to relax on white sand beaches and admire the endless, blue-green ocean. Head back to main land for a delicious seafood lunch typical of Chile’s Pacific coast.

USD $73.00USD $83.00

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On this Boat Tour of Humboldt Penguin National Reserve, Discover Abundant Marine Life and Stunning Islands

On this full-day trip to Chile’s Humboldt Penguin National Reserve, travel by boat to the pristine sanctuary where you’ll observe Humboldt penguins, sea lions, sea otters, and an abundance of bird life. Then, sail to Damas Island to relax on white sand beaches and admire the endless, blue-green ocean. Head back to main land for a delicious seafood lunch typical of Chile’s Pacific coast.

Highlights

  • Travel by boat along the coast of Chile’s Humboldt Penguin National Reserve for outstanding biodiversity
  • Enjoy an enhanced, in-depth experience with a knowledgeable, bilingual guide.
  • Stop at Damas Island to relax on pristine, white-sand beaches
  • Stop for a seafood lunch at a local restaurant

Tour Information

Duration: 8:00 am – 18:30 pm

Start/End Location: Hotel pick-up/drop-off in La Serena

What’s Included

  • Knowledgeable tour guide
  • Round trip transportation from La Serena
  • Lunch at a restaurant

What’s Not Included

  •  National Forest Corporation (CONAF) park entry fee
    • Citizens and Residents: $13,000 CLP (~$20.00 USD)
    • International Travelers: $16,000 CLP (~$24.00 USD)

What to Bring

  • Passport or Chilean I.D. (Required to enter National Park)

Important Notes

  • Because this tour is subject to maritime conditions, we recommend you book your trip to Humboldt Penguin National Reserve early in your visit to La Serena. If your tour is cancelled due to weather conditions, your trip to the reserve will be rescheduled for a later date or your money refunded.
  • For details regarding animal breeding/nesting/migration seasons and how this may affect which species you encounter at Humboldt Penguin National Reserve, feel free to contact us at info@keteka.com for details.
  • On Mondays and Tuesdays from April to December, Damas Island is closed for maintenance, and travelers may not travel to the island. The captain will sail near the shores for stunning views and photo opportunities. On these days, your Humboldt Penguin National Reserve tour will be offered at a discount.
  • Children 5 and under: Free admission (not including lunch)

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What Happens After I Book?

After you book your experience, you will receive a confirmation email from us confirming that your payment went through. You will then be connected directly to the tour operator, in case you have any further questions. We are also happy to answer any questions about the tour, or travel in general in your country of destination.

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