The tour on the Tren del Fin del Mundo (End of the World Train) is a captivating way of discovering the historical past of Ushuaia. Hauled by steam, the End of the World Train recreates the train that used to transport prisoners to supply Ushuaia with timber 100 years ago.
The tour on the Tren del Fin del Mundo begins at the End of the World Station, which is 8 km away from Ushuaia. The train goes along Pipo River and crosses it over Quemado Bridge, where tourists may see the remains of the old bridge. The first stop is at La Macarena Cascade Station, where visitors may choose to go up to the vantage point in order to contemplate a beautiful cascade or to go to the banks of Pipo River in order to see the reconstruction of a Yaghan settlement. The second stop is at Lombardich Station, where tourists may visit the ruins of the old sawmill. Finally, after crossing dense woods full of coihues and lengas, the train stops at Tierra del Fuego National Park Station.
The tour on the Tren del Fin del Mundo is an incomparable excursion in which tourists may travel through time and enjoy the wonderful landscapes offered by Patagonia.
DURATION: 2 hours