Chile Tips

VALLE NEVADO!!

Valle Nevado is a ski resort located on the El Plomo foothills in the Andes Mountains, at 46 km to the east of Santiago. This ski resort has one of the largest ski areas in South America and is considered one of the most modern in the continent. What are you waiting for to go?

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COLCHAGUA VALLEY – VIU MANENT + LAPOSTOLLE

One of the most important valleys in the production of fine wines in the southern hemisphere. It is characterized as an area of beautiful scenery. Through the tour, you will visit the charming Lapostolle winery and hold a beautiful carriage ride through the Viu Manent winery and wine valley. Santa Cruz will have two hours for lunch and / or visit the Colchagua Museum, one of the best private museums in the world.

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MESTIZO!!

Located at the northern entrance of the Parque Bicentenario in Vitacura, the restaurant Mestizo is specialized in contemporary versions of traditional dishes of Chilean cuisine, with influences on Mediterranean cuisine. Opened in 2007, it has an amazing architectonic and landscaping project, authored by the Chilean architect Smiljan Radic, one of the first to gain international projection.

Where?
Parque Bicentenário – Av. Bicentenario 4050, Bairro Vitacura.

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Mestizo

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THE MILLENNIAL LARCH!!

Immersed in the Cordillera de la Costa in the commune of La Union and within the National Park Alerce Costero, is the oldest tree in Chile and South America, the Millennial Larch 3,500 years old and whose trunk has 4, 26 m in diameter and 11 m in height. To reach the tree you must make a walk of 2.5 km along a path between cinnamons and coihues of between 300 and 1,000 years.

Where?
Parque Nacional Alerce Costero

CAPE HORN!!

Cape Horn marks the very end of the world as we know it – the next stop is the alien, polar world of the Antarctic. The Cape is the most rugged part of the windswept lands of Tierra del Fuego and can be visited in four different ways: On an adventure cruise, From the air – by plane, As part of a sailing trip, By kayak. Are you adventurous enough to arrive in this part of the world?

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DIENTES DE NAVARINO!!

The Dientes de Navarino (or ‘Navarino Teeth’), located on Navarino Island, are peaks which get their get name from the jaw full of teeth which they resemble. Although perhaps one of the less well known places for trekking, there are many hikes available to see the teeth and you don’t require a permit to visit them. You’re likely to see guanacos (belonging to the llama family), blue lakes and verdant forests.

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NORTH PATAGONIAN ICE CAP!!

Patagonia’s highest mountain, Monte San Valentin, sits in the midst of the North Patagonian IceCap at just over 4,000m. The IceCap also feeds dozens of glaciers, many of which are accessible by boat or a multi-day trek. Here you can experience Patagonia’s glaciers in absolute peace and solitude.

Where?
Monte San Valentín

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RESERVA CERRO CASTILLO!!

Located south of Coyhaique, this National Reserve is found in the Aysen Region and offers arguably some of the best hiking in the region. Whilst exploring the reserve you can enjoy some wonderful wild landscapes, where nature truly is preserved; on any of the trails through the park you will be taken through farms and forests, discovering lakes and glaciers, all the while surrounded by the striking mountains.

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Cerro Castillo

CHILOE NATIONAL PARK!!

Chiloé National Park is a national park, located on the western coast of Chiloe Island. It encompasses an area of 430.57 km2 divided into two main sectors: the smallest, called Chepu, is in the commune of Ancud, whereas the rest, called Anay, is in the communes of Dalcahue. For sure one of the most beautiful parks in Chile.

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Chiloe

BAR & RESTAURANT THE SINGULAR!!

The Executive Chef, Laurent Pasqualetto, together with a team of professionals, surprise us with preparations that follow techniques from France but implemented with local produce from our country. A unique and memorable sensorial experience.

Where?
Merced 294, Santiago.

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QUITRALCO!!

Quitralco is a fjord in Chile’s XI Region of Aysén. The fjord is a glacial basin surrounded by mountains. Due to the dense vegetation, the area has hardly been explored. The water has a relatively low salinity level, thanks to the amount of fresh water entering the sea from the surrounding mountainsides. The beauty of this places speaks for itself.

Where?
Quitralco

PATAGONIA PARK!!

Located in the Chacabuco Valley in the Aysen region of Chile, Patagonia Park protects an abundance of Patagonian Steppe grasslands, peaks and wildlife. Originally Chacabuco Valley was one of the largest sheep ranches in the region, now, nearly 200,000 acres of land are protected. There are many ways to explore the Patagonia Park, with options for day hikes, overnight hikes, bird watching, mountain biking, fishing and kayaking.

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Patagonia

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WECHU TOURS!!

Are you looking for a new experience?  Do you love nature and mountains?  What you need is to take a break from the city and to escape to the Andes, and what better option than with Wechu Tours! You just need your shoes and the will to walk into the beautiful wilderness of the Andes with the coolest and safest team of the city.

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AINSWORTH BAY!!

A beautiful isolated bay in the Almirantazgo Sound, Ainsworth Bay is found along the fjords of the Chilean coast and can be visited on board an adventure cruise. At Ainsworth Bay, you can see the retreating Marinelli Glacier and watch elephant seals on the beaches. This is a difficult place to reach by any means other than by boat, and it is one of the most pristine and secluded spots to visit in this part of Chilean Patagonia.

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PENGUIN`S ISLAND!!

The Natural Monument Isla Cachagua is, without a doubt, a unique place in the Chilean coast. Know as the penguin’s island for the inhabitant of the area Isla Cachagua receives a complex variety of  Humboldt and Magellanic Penguins. You can not disembark in the island because is protected but you can visit it and take pictures from a fisher boat.

Where?
Petorca, Zapallar, R. Valparaiso.

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CONAF

EL YALI NATIONAL RESERVE!!!

In the commune of Santo Domingo in Valparaiso, there is El Yali National Reserve.  In the area, there are about 116 species of birds (a quarter of the total species in Chile), mostly aquatic birds: tucuqueres (Magellanic owl), Chilean flamingos, black-necked swans, royal ducks among other species.


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LAKE TODOS LOS SANTOS!!

  Lake Todos los Santos is a lake located in the Los Lagos Region, 96 km northeast of Puerto Montt and 76 km east of Puerto Varas. It has a surface area of 178.5 km² and a maximum depth of 337 m. The Lake’s National Park status has ensured the protection of its environment.  The present form of the lake is the result of glacial and volcanic processes.

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Todos Los Santos

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FRUTILLAR!!

For a lot of people, Frutillar is one of the most beautiful cities in Chile. The German museum, The Teatro del Lago, the city itself, the lake and the amazing landscape around the city are something that you can not put into words, is something that you have to experience. If you are thinking to go to the south of Chile you must stop in Frutillar.

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BERNARDO O`HIGGINS NATIONAL PARK!!

Bernardo O`Higgins National Park is the largest National park in Chile, covering an area of 35,259 km2. The park includes a great part of the Southern Patagonian Ice Field. One of its main attractions is the Glacier Pío XI, from which enormous ice blocks periodically spall.


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EL MORADO NATIONAL MONUMENT!!

 El Morado National Monument its located in the Cajón del Maipo.  The monument is a glacial and is part of the El Volcán River basin. Cerro El Morado dominates the landscape of this protected area. It is home to the San Francisco Glacier.

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