Placed at the Beagle Channel side and surrounded by the Martial Chain, this town offers a unique landscape in Argentina: acombination of mountains, sea, glaciers and forest. It is possible to go through the old part of the city, watching the typical fuegian architecture, as well as, the End of the World Museum and the Maritime Museum. Local painters, photographers and artisans, gather at the Culture House and the old Family Beban's Residence to show their works.
There is an interesting footpath to get to the base of the Martial Glacier for nature's lovers, from where you will have a wonderful view of the city, Beagle Channel and the glacier itself.
It belongs to the protected Andean Patagonian natural areas system, Tierra del Fuego National Park, is the southernmost (in Argentina) and limits in his occidental side with Republic of Chile. It was planned so as to give c ontinuity to the protection given to the subantarctic forest.