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Itinerary

When you don´t have time enough to visit Lakes District. In only 3 days in Lakes District. You will visit the cities of Puerto Montt, Puerto Varas and Chiloe Island
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Itinerary includes the following highlights and activities

 

THIS TOUR IDEA IS FULLY CUSTOMIZABLE

This itinerary has been organized with one idea in mind: to inspire you. Every element can be adapted to your needs and your interests, from duration to accommodation and activities

Day 1

Airport – Puerto Montt & Puerto Varas city tour

Puerto VarasReception at the airport. We will begin our journey by visiting the Puerto Montt’s main square. We will see the Cathedral and the German Colonizers Monument. From the Manuel Montt lookout, we will be able to appreciate the spectacular panoramic view of the city, the Reloncaví gulf and the Tenglo island. Afterwards we will visit the picturesque Angelmó bay, the marketplace, the restaurants and the handicraft market, where we can find a great variety of local products. We will continue our journey by visiting the city of Puerto Varas, also known as the “City of Roses”, placed by the Llanquihue lake basin. The city has a privileged view of the Osorno and Calbuco volcanoes. We will stop by the main square, the old quarter and the Sagrado Corazón de Jesús church, which is an exact replica of a church located in Black Forest, Germany. Transfer to your hotel. Overnight in Puerto Varas

Note: Flight must arrive before 14:00 hs

Day 2

Chiloe Island

Penguin colony PuñihuilThis excursion allows us to visit the northern part of the Chiloe Island and the Gulf of Ancud. We will get to know its history and its forts, customs and legends. After traveling across the Chacao Channel, watching a large variety of birds and sea lions, we will get to the village of Chacao and will visit its church and have a look at this lovely place with its colorful wooden houses. We will continue our journey to Caulin, a characteristic cove whose activity is collecting seafood and seaweeds and growing oysters. It is also a privileged place because of the large number of migratory birds that get to it. Travel to the south west coast of the island of Chiloe to reach some islands in the Pacific Ocean where a colony of Magellanic and Humboldt penguins which can be seen in the summer season, from October until March. This is the only place in the Pacific where these species are found as they migrate in the summer season. Overnight in Puerto Varas

Meals included: Breakfast

Note: Penguin colony is available from October 15th until March 15th. From March 16th until October 14th you will visit the city of Castro instead being the description of the excursion the following:

Castro ChiloeA full day excursion to immerse in the magic of the Chiloe island, where its myths and legends are part of this entertaining and cultural adventure. We will begin our excursion by boarding a ferry that will take us to the other side of the Chacao Channel, after approximately 30 minutes of sailing. Aboard the ferry, we will be able to appreciate stunning landscapes and the marine wildlife, until we reach the beautiful and magic Chiloe island. Once on land, we will go to Dalcahue, where we will visit the famous handicraft market, the marketplace and the church, declared National Monument. Then, we will go to Castro, where we will visit the main square, the local church, declared a World Heritage Site, and the Barrio Gamboa viewpoint, to better appreciate the picturesque traditional buildings standing on wooden pillars over the water, called Palafitos. On our way back, we will visit Ancud, where we will visit the main square, the regional museum, the marketplace and the San Antonio fort. You will be able to take pictures and walk around a place filled with history. Overnight in Puerto Varas.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 3

Puerto Varas – Airport

Transfer to airport in order to board your departing flight.

Meals included: Breakfast

Included

  • 2 overnights in Puerto Varas
  • Transfers from/to the airport
  • All excursions with English speaking guide
  • Meals according itinerary
  • Ancud Musem entrance fee

Not Included

  • Flight Santiago/Puerto Montt/Santiago *
  • Meals not described in the itinerary
  • Any optional tour not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Tips to driver, guide, hotel staff, etc.
  • Personal travel insurance
* Domestic flights are available upon request

PAYMENT METHODS

A deposit fee must be received at the moment of the booking. Once the deposit is received, a printable document describing the itinerary with all the information about each service involved will be sent. balance must be received within a minimum of 45 days before the arrival of the passengers.

 

In order to make the payments you have the following methods:

 

  1. Credit Card.
  2. Bank transfer.

Included

in this circuit
  • 2 overnights in Puerto Varas
  • English speaking guide for all excursions
  • Transfer from/to airport
  • Puerto Montt & Puerto Varas
  • Chiloe Island
  • Meals according itinerary
  • Ancud Museum entrance fee

Not included

in this circuit
  • Flight Santiago/Puerto Montt/Santiago *
  • Meals not described in the itinerary
  • Tips to driver, guide, hotel and restaurant staff, room service
  • Any optional tours or excursions not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Personal travel insurance

* Domestic flights are available upon request

The pins, markers or locations shown in the following map (Google Map) are referential and do not constitute a specific location or destination of the circuit, tour or program.