|Tennis court rent (1 hour on weekend)||$15.37|
|Chicken breasts at the market||$8.72|
|Cinema, international release, 1 seat||$8.00|
|1 Summer dress in a chain store||$64.69|
|Apartment (3 bedrooms) in city centre||$850.11|
|Apartment (1 bedroom) outside of centre||$341.68|
|Gasoline (1 liter)||$1.38|
|1 Pair of men leather shoes||$113.46|
With cheap flights to Trelew, Argentina, you'll soon find out that the city actually has Welsh roots, with its name roughly translating to "Lewis Town," named after Lewis Jones, one of Trelew's first settlers. It's a fun mid-sized city, with the city's main tourist attraction being its spectacular dinosaur museum. Aside from that, you can visit one of Trelew's many plazas, the penguins of Punta Tombo, the Lewis Museum, or Patagonia Park and Wildlife Center, a lovely national park. With airline tickets to Trelew, you'll find it a welcomes change of pace from the hustle bustle of some of the larger, more commercial cities in Argentina.
After purchasing your cheap flights to Trelew, start your trip to Trelew by visiting its crowning attraction, the highly praised Museo Paleontologico Egidio Feruglio. It's one of the most important paleontological museums in all of South America, with almost 2000 fossils on display of plants and animals (real and fake), with a number of huge, life sized dinosaur displays. Some of the most important things you'll find in the museum are a 120 foot long Argentinosaurus, as well as almost 300 million year old spider fossil. Those with arachnophobia beware; you're in for a scare! This beastly bug had a 3 foot leg span-yikes! Most of the fossils have been uncovered in the region, and much of the exhibits are in English. There are also helpful museum tours (some in English as well but be sure to inquire at Information.) You can also see areas where paleontologists are studying new fossils that that have been recently discovered. There are some wonderful workshops for kids as well, like sleepovers for kids in the museum, where they explore the museum by flashlight. Pretty cool stuff! With cheap tickets to Trelew, visit one of South America's most impressive dinosaur museums, the Museo Paleontologico Egidio Feruglio, and one that's fun for the entire family.
Cheap flights to Trelew will also allow you to discover the Museo Regional de Luis (the Trelew Regional Museum,) located in Trelew's train station. It's a small, yet charming museum about Trelew's first inhabitants, the Welsh immigrants, with everything from pictures to clothes, housewares, and objects dating back to the first Welsh immigrants of Trelew. It's a fun step back in time, and recommended for the history buff or someone who wants to get better acquainted with the town's history.
Order flights to Trelew and experience the Penguins of Punta Tombo. About an hour and a half journey from Trelew, it's a fascinating look at the life of Magellan Penguins. It gives visitors an opportunity to visit a protected habitat, where the Magellan penguins breed, nest, lay their eggs, call out to one another and interact. It's a great place to hike, visit the cute critters, and get way up close and personal with the local residents, the Magellan Penguins.
Flighthub offers the cheapest flights to Trelew as well as hotels in Trelew, so you can explore more local treasures like the Capilla Tabernacle, which is a small Welsh style church from the late 1800's. For more interesting Welsh architecture, check out St. David's Hall, which was once a town meeting place, but now serves as a bingo gaming center. It's brick red and a boxy, cute European style looking building that's worth a quick glance and a mosey around.
In addition to Trelew's museums, plazas and fabulous scenery, check out it's rugby, racing, shopping, spas and town plazas. A fun city of about 10,000 it's sort of quieter and more laid back, yet still brimming with life.