Day 1: Fly with LAN from Chile to Mount
Pleasant on the Falkland Islands. Stay 1 night
at the Malvina House hotel in the small capital
Days 2 & 3: Fly to Pebble Island, one of the
larger outlying islands. Stay 2 nights at Pebble
Lodge and take 4 x 4 jeep excursions to see
the abundant birdlife, including Chiloe wigeon, grebe and black-necked swan. Pebble Island
is also one of the world’s best places to see
rockhopper, gentoo, Magellanic penguin and
southern sea lion.
Days 4 & 5: Fly to Sea Lion Island, the most
southerly of the inhabited Falkland Islands, for
2 nights at the Sea Lion Lodge. Self guided
walks to see amazing scenery and view wildlife, including the endangered striated
caracara, Antarctic skua, and elephant seal.
Days 6 – 8: Fly to Stanley for 2 nights at the
Malvina House hotel. Take a full day excursion
to Volunteer Point to see the colony of king
penguins, the second largest penguin species,
before you depart.