Ushuaia, "The Southernmost City in the World", began as a penal colony but has morphed into an adventure destination, as well as the departure port for most Antarctica cruises. Ushuaia has much to offer and should be on any adventure traveler's bucket list.
*fun festivals, including the Longest Night in the World and the world's southernmost marathon
*camping, hiking, and kayaking
*yummy local delicacies
*a quirky sightseeing tour
*a train ride through Tierra del Fuego National Park
*Beagle Channel eco-tours
Plus, you'll want to visit the End of the World Museum, the southernmost lighthouse, southernmost golf course, and the southernmost ski resort. There are lots of lodging and eating options, including bars, restaurants, cafes, pubs, bakeries, guesthouses, hostels, hotels, resorts, B&Bs, lodges, apartments, villas, and apart hotels.
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