Reservations: +54 [280] 4495112 // 154992014
Email: puntaballena@puntaballena.com.ar
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Equipment and Certifications

Equipment

We own specially equipped boats with comfortable cabins, environment-friendly engines and the latest high-tech nautical equipment.

Both our boats and their crews are certified by the Argentinian Coast Guard and the Chubut Tourist Information Office to carry passengers on board whale and marine fauna watching trips.


Seguridad

The most important travel agencies operate with us because of our vast experience, our staff's expertise and our modern and reliable boats.

Safety measures:

  • Lifejackets of the Merchant Marine for all passenges who have to wear them all throughout the trip.
  • Lifebelts
  • Two life rafts for 37 people each.
  • Automatic fire extinguishers with distance central shot.
  • Stainless-steel fuel tanks filled with “Expocintrol”, i.e. an Israeli system that impedes the gasification of fuels.
  • Radar, Plotter, GPS and Echo-sounder.
  • Solid helmets stuffed with 14m3 of expanded Poliurethane in locked cells (unsinkable).
  • Suction pumps
  • Life insurances for both passengers (onboard or not) and the boats.

Boats

Neptuno: Several tour boats, with the latest in technology, outdoor and indoor observation areas aboard and a maximum group capacity of 72 passengers and crew.
Odin: Several tour boats, with the latest in technology, outdoor and indoor observation areas aboard and a maximum group capacity of 72 passengers and crew.
Berretin: 35 PAX.
Cachalote: 34 PAX.
Cangrega: 16 PAX.
© 2016. Jorge Schmid - Punta Ballena
Segunda Bajada al Mar, Puerto Pirámides, Chubut - Patagonia
+54 [280] 4495112 // 154992014 - puntaballena@puntaballena.com.ar