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Run by: Veloso Tours

Reference number: island-hopping

From: £985.00

Highlights

  • Our difinitive tour across the far-flung archipellago of islands in the South Atlantic
  • Start on Sea Lion Island, staying close to abundant wildlife and white sand beaches
  • Continue to Pebble Island, covered in moorland with wading birds and war debris
  • Enjoy 2 nights on picturesque Carcass Island for fantastic birdwatching opportunities
  • Finish at Stanley to see Magellanic penguins and visit the Falkland Islands Museum

Sea Lion Island - Days 1 - 2

Days 1-2 - Sea Lion Island

Arrival at Mount Pleasant airport to connect with the small aircraft flight to so Sea Lion Island, staying for 2 nights at a comfortable lodge. An abundance of wildlife can be seen within easy walking distance from the lodge, including Elephant Seals which often bask on the white sandy beach nearby.

Pebble Island - Day 3-4

Day 3-4 - Pebble Island

Flight to Pebble island, one of the larger islands, covered in moorland with wading birds, sandy beaches and rocky cliffs. The many pounds are home to a variety of bird life, and excursions in 4x4 vehicles give ample opportunity to view the the spectacular scenery. There is also some debris from the 1982 conflict.

Carcass island - Days 5-6

Days 5-6 - Carcass Island

Flight to Carcass Island, one of the most picturesque in the Falklands. The many small birds can be seen in the trees, while the low cliffs are the perfect viewing point for sea and shore birds that come to feed and breed. You have 2 days to explore the island at your leisure.

Stanley - Days 7-8

Days 7-8 - Stanley

Flight to Stanley, staying for one night, with a tour of this small and remote capital city. Visit the Falkland Islands Museum, as well as seeing a colony of Magellanic Penguins at nearby Gypsy Cove. The next day, transfer to Mount Pleasant for your departure flight.

What's Included

  • Accommodation and breakfast
  • Internal flights
  • Transfers to and from accommodation
  • Excursions with English-speaking guides
  • Transport and meals as shown

This trip has no fixed departures but restrictions may apply - check operator website

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