What is the best month to visit Ushuaia?


What is the best month to visit Ushuaia?

The best month to visit Ushuaia is very personal, we tell you the particularities of each season so you can choose the trip that suits you.

Ushuaia is a city that can be visited all year round, and whose landscapes are totally different according to the season in which it is visited. In autumn the colors are dreamy, in summer with its long days the city offers activities from sunrise to sunset and during the winter the city is dyed white for people from all over the world to enjoy the longest winter season in the southern hemisphere.

Similarly, the availability of sunlight during the course of the day varies according to the season. Thus, in summer sunrise is around 04:00 am and sunset at 11:00 pm, and in winter sunrise is around 10:00 am and sunset at 05:00 pm.

Mountain in Ushuaia, autumn.

autumn leaves in Ushuaia

It is vital to take into account the availability of sunlight in order to organize activities


activities to be carried out in the city as well as excursions, in order to be able to fully enjoy them.

Thus, in the summer, tourists and residents of the city usually make certain


such as Laguna del Caminante, Vinciguerra Glacier, Ojo del Albino Glacier, Laguna Esmeralda, among others.

Emerald Lagoon in summer

Emerald Lagoon in summer

Snow season in Ushuaia


winter you can enjoy night activities such as snowmobile rides

night activities such as snowmobile rides in the winter centers or sledding with Siberian dogs and without a doubt one of the main activities is skiing and snowboarding in Cerro Castor, the southernmost ski center in the world.

Snowmobiling in Ushuaia

winter activities in Tierra del Fuego

on the way to the Martial Glacier in winter

Winter routes in Ushuaia

Summer of eternal days at the End of the World

Also during the summer there are excursions that are not available during other seasons of the year, such as the

Beagle Channel Navigation

In the Beagle Channel, where you can visit Martillo Island, since the penguins are present on this island from October to the beginning of April.

les éclaireurs lighthouse, Beagle Channel. Navigation

Les éclaireurs Lighthouse

Ushuaia, all year round

Regardless of the month you travel to Ushuaia, you will always find things to do, besides the gastronomic proposal of Tierra del Fuego proposes a visit that is more than justified, Fuegian lamb, black hake, spider crab as star dishes, do you eat vegan, vegetarian? As an international destination, the city has developed options for all tastes.

Fueguino lamb in a restaurant

Fuegian lamb

If you have any doubts, please contact us and we will put together a program according to your wishes and needs for the month of your visit.

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