Diving

Diving in Argentina

Diving in Argentina is an awesome experience.

Diving season: Year round Water temperature: 18C – 23C (Buenos Aires) 2C – 10C (Ushuaia) Air temperature: 7C – 30C (Buenos Aires) -1C – 14C (Ushuaia) Peninsula Valdés, Ushuaia, and Puerto Madryn are the main scuba diving destinations, snorkelling experience with sea lions is amazing in Punta Loma,it is a 25-minute boat ride out from Puerto Madryn. Scuba diving in Tierra del Fuego gives you the opportunity to discover a hole new world hidden underwater, in a place like no other in the World.

 

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Estancia Tunnel is located on the south coast of Tierra del Fuego, in front of an abandoned farm. The diving spot is accessible by boat, at about 30min away from the city’s harbor. Rich in marine life and biodiversity, this reef cave is a fantastic adventure for scuba divers. It is recommended to start training at Ensenada Bay. 

 

diving Madryn

Adventurers should access Tierra del Fuego National Park to reach the coast, just in front of the Isla Redonda (Round Island). The best-kept treasure of the channel is the Mount Cervantes, a famous 160-meter-long cruise which shipwrecked in 1930 near the Les Eclaireurs Lighthouse. IS NOT TROPICAL DIVING/SNORKELING. The water is cold and the heavy wetsuits are cumbersome. There are lots of sea lions playing with the divers.It is a wonderful experience. Aquatours Buceo is a PADI 5 Star IDC Center and IAHD Center, based along Golfo Nuevo in Puerto Madryn. A long standing operator with over 20 years experience, it offers the full spectrum of PADI courses from beginner up to Instructor Development Courses.