Trekking Esmeralda Lagoon

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Enjoy a hiking adventure inside the Tierra del Fuego National Park to reach the hidden Emerald Lagoon. This is an exploratory visit to learn more about the vegetation and wildlife of the park (this is a great fox and condos spot place!). 

Day Tour

Trekking Esmeralda Lagoon

  • Transfer from and back to your hotel
  • Box lunch
  • Scenic drive, Trek to Laguna Esmeralda, break for lunch. trek back to refuge.
  • Duration: Full-day
  • Difficulty level: Moderate

You’ll be picked up at your hotel in a minivan to start this trek adventure. Take a 1-hour scenic drive through lengas and cohiues, the ancient trees of Fueguian forests, until reaching the welcoming refuge. Once inside Tierra del Fuego National Park, start your 2hr 30min trek to the Emerald Lagoon. This is a moderately difficult trek (7 miles and 700 feet of uneven terrain) which will lead you across streams and through dense forests until reaching a lagoon; a beautiful spot hidden between immense snow-capped mountains. This is an excellent place for spotting foxes, condors and beavers. Marvel at the turquoise water while you take a 45-minute break to enjoy a delicious boxed lunch. After lunch, enjoy one last 1hr 30min trek to return to the refuge, from where you will be picked up and driven back to Ushuaia.

  • Valid from October to April


  • Transfers mentioned above (shared)
  • Tour in shared service (shared)
  • Meals (box lunch)
  • Bilingual guide (English/Spanish)
  • Hiking equipment


  • Gratuities
  • Entrance fee to national park (USD10)
My tour Trekking Esmeralda Lagoon
Total duration 6 - hours
Number of travellers
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