New Year in Ushuaia, The End of the World – Patagonia Argentina

Updated: Oct 18, 2021

Whether you already know many things about Patagonia or you are very interested in traveling to a place known as the “end of the world”, spending New Year in Ushuaia Patagonia Argentina is a fantastic idea.

Ushuaia is the southernmost city in the world, located only a few hundred miles from Antarctica, at the crossroads between Argentina and Chile, and the Atlantic and the Pacific Ocean. It is an amazing destination for all kinds of travelers, especially for the adventurous spirits, who can’t wait to explore the natural wonders of South America.

If you dream of spending New Year in Patagonia, but you don’t know what to expect, continue reading this article and find out all about it.

Marvel at the beauty of Laguna Esmeralda in Ushuaia. by @juanberenstein

End of the Year at the End of the World

Ringing in the New Year in ushuaia patagonia argentina is an experience no one will forget. Though you might be used to praising this special moment in the middle of the crowds, enjoying bustling parties, this region will show a different way to celebrate. Instead of dancing, you will indulge in the beauty of the mountains and the feeling that you are in a place where time stops.

Wherever you choose to stay in Ushuaia, you will wake up every morning, breathing the pure mountain air and admiring the fascinating landscapes, which are very hard to find in other places.

Read more: Five Places to Spend New Years Eve in South America

Waking up in a different year with the pure, mountain air and fascinating landscapes of Patagonia. 📸@matt_wnd

Besides the amazing natural wonders that will surround you in Ushuaia and the sunny long days, you will also have the chance to indulge in mouthwatering local food, delicious wines, as well as a great company, since the locals are very friendly and open-minded towards visitors.

Read More: 5 Popular Food Dishes You Must Try in Patagonia

Also, choosing to spend New Year in Patagonia gives people the chance to experience a multitude of adventurous activities. If you love hiking, experiencing a hike up Glaciar Martial will allow you to admire the breathtaking panorama of Ushuaia and the Beagle Channel. You don’t have to be very experienced because the hike is moderate, taking about four hours from the center of the city. 

Another great place is the famous Tierra del Fuego National Park, where you can also enjoy a mesmerizing hike through forests while admiring the native fauna, waterfalls, and the imposing landscape created by the glaciers.

Train of the end of the world 📸by @luca.armandi

If you are a history aficionado, don’t miss getting closer to the past of Ushuaia as a penal colony while visiting The End of the World Museum and The Maritime and Prison Museum or visiting the Estancia Harberton. And if you want to feel like Darwin for a little while, enjoy a boat trip around the Beagle Channel and surrounding islands. Les Eclaireurs Lighthouse and the Magellanic penguin colony are also to things you shouldn’t miss if you are spending New Year in Patagonia.

Read More: Moira from South Africa visited Estancia Harberton in Ushuaia, Patagonia

Relax at the Beagle Channel by 📸@aida__moya

Are You Ready to Ring in the New Year in Ushuaia?

Welcoming in the New Year in Patagonia will be a once-in-a-lifetime experience. The tranquility of the place, together with the multitude of experiences and the beauty of nature, will give any type of traveler the chance to celebrate the new year in a totally different way. So, if you are ready to give up the busy city and explosive parties in favor of a relaxing landscape, start planning your trip to Ushuaia, the end of the world. You won’t regret this decision! Contact us and we can help you design your trip to Patagonia.

Spend your next New Years Eve in Ushuaia – Read our suggested itinerary for visiting Patagonia  – decide where you want to Celebrate and we can customize a trip for you!

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