From the sea lions and Magellanic penguins of Islas Vernaci to the elephant seals and dolphins of the Falklands to the UNESCO-listed Valdes Peninsula Nature Reserve, one of the world’s prime whale migration hotspots, this is the ultimate expedition for nature lovers. From Puerto Madryn, your FREE shore excursion to Punta Tombo Penguin Rookery begins, taking you to the renowned site with a million Magellanic penguins, an awe-inspiring sight. Stroll among thousands of burrows, each telling a unique story of resilience that will give you a newfound appreciation for the beauty of nature. Amid the Falklands, explore West Point Island, home to whales and fur seals, among many other animals. In Ilha Grande, you'll find beautiful beaches with pristine waters and an array of fauna such as toucans, caimans, capuchin monkeys and the wondrous scarlet ibis. Take a journey through history, learning about the island’s indigenous populations, Portuguese exploration and even tales of pirates. Late evenings in Buzios and Paraty give you time to dive into the colorful, local nightlife.