Baia Garibaldi is located in southern Chile, off the southern tip of South America, not far from Ushuaia. Here visitors will view gigantic chunks of glacial ice dominating a breathtaking wilderness. The Garibaldi Fiord is surrounded by high mountains and through a narrow channel you arrive at the spectacular glacier which is situated in the Alberto D`Agostini National Park.
Passengers travelling this region usually have the opportunity to disembark at Bahia Garibaldi, Cape Horn and penguin-saturated Isla Magdalena.
Cruise Season – Jan - Dec
Currency – Peso (CLP)
Language – Spanish
Electricity – 2 perpendicular flat pins USA style
Time – GMT minus four hours
International Country Telephone Code – + 56
Port Location – The ports of call for passengers travelling to Baia Garibaldi are located at Ushuaia and Punta Arenas.
Transport Links – There are daily Aerolineas Argentinas flights from Buenos Aires. LAN Chile (through its LAN Express services) flies daily from Santiago de Chile and from Buenos Aires, stopping over in Puerto Montt and Punta Arenas. Buses from/to all destinations (apart from Puerto Natales) all stop at Rio Gallegos. It can be cheaper to just buy a ticket to Rio Gallegos and purchase an onward ticket from there.
There is an international airport on the outskirts of Punta Arenas with numerous connections to Puerto Montt and Santiago. Planes are met by taxis and transfer buses making it easy to transfer to the town centre.
Buses leave daily from Punta Arenas to Puerto Natales, as well as Rio Gallegos, Argentina.