Laguna Esmeralda, Ushuaia

4.8
#4 of 30 in Parks in Ushuaia
Hike through an enchanting forest to Laguna Esmeralda, which sits at the foot of a glacier resembling a dazzling green gem. You'll have little trouble managing the almost flat, 1.5-hour hike to the lake, and even young children will complete the trek easily. Catch your breath when you arrive at the emerald body of water and appreciate the peaceful nature surrounding you. Don't forget to bring food, water, and sun protection for the journey. Add Laguna Esmeralda and other attractions to your Ushuaia trip itinerary using our Ushuaia online trip itinerary planner.
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  • There are quite a few options of how to get here and how to enjoy it. I took a van from the train because it was rainy and would have been quite muddy. The lake is clearly beautiful, and I saw a...  more »
  • We took a minivan from Ushuaia to the parking lot where the trail starts. Minivans also run the reverse sense on some scheduled time. The trail is very well marked, scenic and easy to follow. It can.....  more »
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