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Tierra del Fuego - Lago Fagnano

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Lago Fagnano is the largest lake in Tierra del Fuego – having an impressive 100 Km of length by 6 Km width. Most of it stays in Argentina, and the small village of Tolhuin, a few Kms from Fagnano’s east coast, is a good place to start a visit.

The Selk’nam Patagonian Indians called it Lake Kami, and Tolhuin means heart in their language. Fagnano himself was a Don Bosco missionary working with the Selk’nam natives, unfortunately already extinct.

Approaching from Tolhuin you can see some nice sandy margins, forming also partial wetlands. The waters are quite clear blue, though Lake Fagnano reaches 200m in its deepest point. The city of Ushuaia stays at about... [more ]

Tierra del Fuego - Patagonian Indians

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There are several interesting museums in Ushuaia and Punta Arenas about... [more ]

Tierra del Fuego - the tragedy of the Patagonian Selk'nam Indians

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Ever since Magellan sailed around Patagonia in the 1520’s, the references to... [more ]

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