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Parque del Estrecho de Magallanes

Km. 52 South, Punta Arenas 6200000, Chile
+56 61 272 3195
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Magellan Strait Park and Punta Arenas City Tour
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Protected area of ​​almost 250 hectares, whose objective is the conservation of the natural and historical Heritage that houses.
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“fort bulnes” (9 reviews)
“guided tour” (4 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Km. 52 South, Punta Arenas 6200000, Chile
+56 61 272 3195
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Reviewed 13 February 2017

As history buffs we couldn't pass up the opportunity to visit this unique area. The museum with the small ship replicas lit against the glass background was stunning and more than enough information about this intrepid explorer. The lookouts were pleasant and peaceful but not...More

Reviewed 22 January 2017

Lots of history here, especially with respect to early European settlers. The restored fort was pretty neat.

Thank NuclearDuo
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed the park. The visitor center was very nice and had a great museum. I thought it was very educational. The fort was also very cool. But the highlight of the trip was definitely the coastal trail. There were great views and we saw...More

Thank Angaroo
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Well worth the drive if not just for the scenery. The museum was a little disappointing being very dark with little information. The cafe was basic at best but did serve nice coffee ... shame as it could offer so much more.

Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

We took an afternoon drive and were excited to discover this informative and significant destination. I learnt about the history of formation and discovery of The Strait of Magellan. Great facilities, very helpful staff, interpretive displays in Spanish and English, and a beautiful coastal walk.

Thank Sharon K
Reviewed 18 June 2016

The reconstruction takes you back 150 years to allow your imagination to run and grasp what life must have been at the fort. The walking tours are offered in Spanish several times per day and in English from time to time. Fear not English only...More

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

The park itself is really nice and make sure you walk around the coastal path. The landscape is just amazing. The fort Bulnes has great historical significance and the guided tour should not be missed.

Thank Limbothelimo
Reviewed 17 March 2016

I'm rating this Excellent even though as noted in other reviews the new museum and gift shop are not totally open. The park and fort are both worth the short drive out of Punta Arenas. If you want to get out of the city for...More

Thank DCody
Reviewed 12 March 2016

A little expensive by local standards, nice facilities, small museum. Tons of helpful staff, too many..

Thank Miles B
Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed a walk through the fort and around the point. Even saw a Chilean dolphin. The museum is new and very nice. Some of the exhibits had yet to be installed. They are I'm the process of building kiosks, etc, so getting in is...More

Thank freedml
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How do I get there using public transportation from Punta Arenas?
30 November 2016|
Response from Richard M | Reviewed this property |
Happy to help, but where is the "there" to which you refer?