Small Group Punta Arenas Excursion: Fort Bulnes and City Tour

Complimentary Wine
Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
Bilingual guide

What to expect:

First

Museum Nao Victoria

Enjoy a complimentary pick-up and drop-off from and to your hotel or cruise port. and head to Museum Nao Victoria. The entrance fee is around $4 dollars and you pay once you get there. Here you can travel back in time and experience the real-life thrill of a 16th-century sailing experience with a look at replicas of ships that once plied the Strait of Magellan. Here you’ll find weapons, navigation tools and copies of historical documents. Then we head to a beautiful restaurant located in the city and enjoy a southern Chilean lunch with delicious Chilean wine or beer (lunch excluded in price).
Next

Cerro de La Cruz (Cross Hill)

Head to Cerro de La Cruz to get a panoramic view of the entire city. The hills are good places to enjoy the landscape anywhere. Punta Arenas looks amazing from The Cross Hill; from here you can also see Tierra del Fuego, the Brunswick Peninsula and the Sarmiento Mountain in the middle of an amazing scenery.
Next

Plaza Muñoz Gamero

You will head to Plaza Muñoz Gamero to view key landmarks and monuments including the statue of “The Indian” where tourists go and rub its foot for good luck. Just two blocks from the Plaza is where we will find the Magallanes Regional Museum (Braun-Menendez Palace), one of the city’s former mansions, built in 1903.
Next

Braun-Menendez Mansion

The luxurious mansion was declared national monument in 1974 and the descendants of the Braun Menéndez family donated it to the Chilean State in 1983, with all its original furniture and ornaments.
Next

Maggiorino Borgatello Salesian Museum

This historical city tour also includes a visit to Maggiorino Borgatello Salesian Museum, the entrance fee is around $4 dollars and you pay once you go in. Here you will have a chance to learn about the cultural heritage of the area. This museum also displays a varied collection of flora and fauna which can be found in Magallanes region as well as craft-works that belonged to Yaganes, Onas, and Alacalufes.
Next

Sara Braun Cemetery

Before finalizing the tour we head to the Sara Braun Cemetery, the entrance fee here is paid at the entrance of the cemetery. This cemetery was ranked as one of the most beautiful in the world by CNN, and you will see for yourself fascinating tombs. Your tour finalizes with drop-off at your hotel or cruise port.
Next

Snack time!

For our passengers taking our Fort Bulnes portion of the tour we will go ahead and have our delicious baked beef Chilean empanada and a glass of Chilean red wine to go with it (if you are vegetarian you must request it at booking).
Last stop before drop-off

Fort Bulnes National Park

For those who have have chosen to only take the city tour without Fort Bulnes, you will be dropped off at the port or city center (your choice). If you chose Fort Bulnes as well, we will head approximately 37 miles (60 km) to the historic site of Fort Bulnes, where you’ll embark on a tour through Chile’s first settlement on a rocky hill at Punta Santa Ana. The entrance fee is $16,000 Chilean pesos which is paid once you get there, you can pay in card for this fee if you'd like. After this, we head back to the city where you will be dropped off where you were picked-up.

Select one of the following prices for your tour (Prices per person)

Tour Name 
Tour Detail 
Price
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Small group Fort Bulnes plus city tour

Shared Tour

 

 

7-hr tour in air conditioned van.

Visits Fort Bulnes National Park, Museum Nao Victoria, Cerro de La Cuz, Sara Braun Palace, Sara Braun Cemetery and Plaza Muñoz Gamero.

  • Includes baked beef Chilean empanada and red wine.
  • Pick-up and drop off cruise port (or hotel).
  • English speaking guide (also speaks Spanish).

Exclusions:

  • No entrance fees included.
 
$ 65 USD per person 
 
Pay in cash on tour day.

Small Group City Tour without Fort Bulnes. 

Shared Tour

 

3.5-hr tour in air conditioned van

Visits Museum Nao Victoria, Cerro de La Cuz, Sara Braun Palace, Sara Braun Cemetery and Plaza Muñoz Gamero. Does not visit Fort Bulnes.


    • Pick-up and drop off cruise port (or hotel).
    • English speaking guide (also speaks Spanish).

Exclusions:

  • No entrance fees included.
  • No food or beverage (drop-off is before lunch time).
$ 60 
 
 
Pay in cash on tour day.

Private tour for group of 20 pax

Must create your own group.


 

6-hr private tour for 20 passengers

Visits Fort Bulnes National Park, Museum Nao Victoria, Cerro de La Cuz Sara Braun Palace, Sara Braun Cemetery and Plaza Muñoz Gamero.

  • Includes baked beef Chilean empanada and red wine.
  • Pick-up and drop off cruise port (or hotel).
  • English speaking guide (also speaks Spanish).
  • Group leader can arrange sit-down lunch for extra cost.

Exclusions:

  • No entrance fees included.
$50
Pay in cash on tour day.

Group promotion for 24-30 people. 

Must create your own group.


 

6-hr private tour for 25-30 passengers

Visits Fort Bulnes National Park, Museum Nao Victoria, Cerro de La Cuz Sara Braun Palace, Sara Braun Cemetery and Plaza Muñoz Gamero.

  • Includes baked beef Chilean empanada and red wine.
  • Pick-up and drop off cruise port (or hotel).
  • English speaking guide (also speaks Spanish).
  • Group leader can arrange sit-down lunch for extra cost.

Exclusions:

  • No entrance fees included.
$45
Pay in cash on tour day.