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Destination Ushuaia

Ushuaia, Patagonia - ArgentinaUshuaia is the capital of the Tierra de Fuego province in Argentina. It is located on the southern coast in a wide bay. This town lies beneath the Martial mountain range’s serrated spires and on the south of the Beagle Channel. Ushuaia is a city conformed by old-fashioned wood and metal houses and modern buildings in a spectacular environment. This town is very popular among tourists. It is a great destination with plenty of activities. Many visitors use the city as a base for winter sports and for trips to Antarctica or trips around the Cape Horn. Ushuaia features many nice hotels and restaurants as well as casinos, shopping centers and an increasing social and cultural activity.

Ushuaia, Patagonia - ArgentinaUshuaia is a combination of mountains, sea, glaciers and forests. Here travelers can find a wide variety of opportunities to enjoy the amazing environment. Skiing at Cerro Castor, hiking, kayaking, mountain biking, sport fishing or sailing a boat along the Beagle Channel to the Cape Horn in the Chilean side and the Antarctic Continent, are some examples of what visitors can do in Ushuaia. The Tierra de Fuego National park is located just 7 miles away from the city. The park is a fantastic natural space where numerous flora and fauna species can be found. A trip in the "End of the World Train" will enable the traveler to appreciate the amazing surrounding of the Tierra de Fuego in a route covered by rivers, lakes, cascades, forests and snow-covered mountains.