chiloé culture, visit culture of chiloé island
Three days program focused on traveling along the Island, visiting the most representative places of the local culture. This is a great opportunity to get familiar with local traditions and gastronomy. The tour visits 4 of the 16 churches under UNESCO protection, combined with spectacular scenery, and great local food.
Day 1: Pick up and visit Ancud and Puñihuil penguin colony with lunch included
Day 2: Full day trip to Chiloé National Park and patrimonial church “San Carlos Borromeo” at Chonchi. Lunch in a local community
Day 3: Full day trip to Quinchao Island to visit patrimonial churches with lunch included. Shuttle out.
*The boat trip at Puñihuil penguin colony is available from September to March subject to weather conditions. The boating services are delivered by the company Bahía Puñihuil that provides boat trip services to Chiloétnico. Both companies are registered on SERNATUR
PICK UP/DROP OFF POINT
Castro (please contact us if you want a different pickup or drop off point or if you want to know the itinerary day by day)
SERVICES NOT INCLUDED
Meals not mentioned, tips, extras, and flight tickets.
2 nights’ accommodation in Castro with breakfast included.
All programs include local bilingual guide, transportation, first aid kit, and taxes.
During winters we’ll visit the “Fuerte San Miguel de Ahui”, the old Spanish fortification located at Lacuy peninsula due to the seasonal arrival from Magellan & Humboldt penguins.