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About Punta Arenas

Fly to PUNTA ARENAS on the airline with the newest aircraft fleet in the Americas. 
This is the entrance to the Antarctic Patagonia continent located along the famous Strait of Magellan. Here you will find the most breathtaking landscapes of the region. Near Punta Arenas you can visit important places that will impress you, such as Torres del Paine, Tierra del Fuego, Puerto Natales and Cape Horn.

About airport

Punta Arenas Airport or Presidente Carlos Ibañez del Campo International Airport is the main airport in the Region of Magallanes and the Chilean Antarctic. It was the base for the expeditions made to Antarctica by Nasa and the main communication bridge between the Malvinas Islands and the American continent. The duration of the flight from Santiago to Punta Arenas in JetSMART is 3:20 hours approximately, then you can take a transfer or taxi to go to the city. More information at:

What to do? Punta Arenas?

The activities in this Region are very diverse, thanks to the maritime routes, the mountain range and the Patagonian ice fields. If challenges are your thing, dare to dive in the low temperature waters of the Strait of Magellan where you will find shipwrecks that are not visible from land. We also recommend trekking, horseback riding and discovering incredible landscapes that will make your trip a totally SMART experience.

When to go Punta Arenas?

If you want to experience the longest day of your life, PUNTA ARENAS is undoubtedly the perfect destination for you. The Magellanic summer is the most awaited time of the year as it allows you to enjoy up to 19 hours of light a day, thus enjoying your day at its fullest. If you go in winter you will sure benefit from better prices and the landscapes will look totally different from the summer. The climate is more stable because the wind decreases despite the low temperature and also keep in mind that you will have few hours of light.

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