Patagonia, Thursday, October 23, 2014

Detailed Information about Whales in Patagonia

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Photos (1): Jorge González ( jorgeg@interpatagonia.com )
Photos (2): Karina Jozami
Photos (3): Cristina Sabaliauskas ( cristinas@interpatagonia.com )

Ballena Franca Austral

A Matter of Weight and Size

When it comes to their weight, an adult male southern right whale specimen ranges between 30 and 40 tons. Males have an average length of 12 meters, whereas females reach a larger size of about 13 meters. Specimens surpassing the 16 meters of length, especially females, have been spotted at Valdés Peninsula.
Horseback Excursions

Those who wish to experiment something new may choose a horseback ride over mountains, amidst forests, along beaches or across streams with the whole family enjoying beautiful moments.
It is ideal to go on these excursions guided by the local experts and on docile Creole horses.
If you are going on a short excursion, it is not necessary that you can ride. A quick theoretical chat with the guide will be enough for you to get used to the reins.

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