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Laguna Esmeralda

Ushuaia, Argentina
+54 2901 64-2551
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“hiking poles” (4 reviews)
“frozen lake” (2 reviews)
“open land” (2 reviews)
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Ushuaia, Argentina
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

Pretty easy trek outside of Ushuaia town to a scenic green lake. Various other nice views along the way before the lake but it is the highlight of the day. Trails are marked very clearly for the in and out hike. Transportation to the trail...More

2  Thank donny h
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

Nice lake overseeing the mountains and border with Chili. Trail passes by which is nice. You should be lucky weather wise cause guide told us that it can be really windy up here.

1  Thank Marjolein C
Reviewed 20 October 2017

This is an amazing place and a must to see while you are in Tierra del fuego. You can combine this trip by sleeping in a wooden cabin and then continue to do some climbing to the "Ojo del Albino" glacier the next day. The...More

1  Thank Ricardo n
Reviewed 7 October 2017

This was quite an incredible place to find at the end of a long walk in the forest and mountains. The views were pretty outstanding! Transportation from the town centre was good although had to be arranged before hand.

1  Thank amlateral
Reviewed 5 April 2017

We rent a bike in the city, went cycling for about 20km, left the bikes and hiked for 2 hours to reach the lake. I would recommend, the view at the end is beautiful.

1  Thank pedrohrsilva
Reviewed 3 April 2017

there are good walking paths which can be a little muddy as it rains a fair bit. great views if you mange to travel on a fine day.

1  Thank Mon55
Reviewed 30 March 2017

We had done extensive hiking at Torres del Paine and were looking for something more relaxed when we traveled to TdF. This hike was just right- about 3 miles with only a modest elevation gain of about300-400 feet. It starts off in the forest, works...More

2  Thank Dooonerak
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Laguna Esmeralda is a muddy boggy mucky trail to a very pretty glacial lake and one can go on to the glacier. Best to wear rubber boots and muck on through.

1  Thank AW1008
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Nothing like Torres del Paine but worth a visit. Decent walk and good views if you get it on a good day. Path was well marked but pretty muddy so be prepared.

1  Thank Haig B
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Scenic views, dogs, good food, and local color. Can imagine visiting times of year for different experiences.

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Benjamin J
28 May 2017|
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Response from Juan C | Reviewed this property |
There are mini buses leaving every now and then (once it gets like 4 people at least). So dont worry about the times.
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Marian C
12 November 2016|
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Response from Marti_worldtraveller | Reviewed this property |
Of course you can. You can borrow a car or take a bus to the point from where you start hiking. Ask in Ushuaia tourist centre.
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