Travel package of 5 days to meet the best of the Chiloé island. We will take a city tour of Castro and Dalcahue, visit the wooden churches that are a World Heritage Site and sail to Mechuchuque Island to get to know the Mingas Route.

Day 1: Arrival to Chiloé Island

Transfer: Airport Hotel in Castro

We wait for you at the Castro airport, on the island of Chiloé and take you to your hotel to rest.

Day 2: Mechuque Island on the Route of the Mingas

What you will visit:

  • 1 Castro
  • 2 Dalcahue

We leave from your hotel at approximately 10:00 am in the direction of Dalcahue.

On the way you can see the Church of Tey that was transferred from its place of origin with several yoke of oxen in a ceremony that is called "Minga de tiradura de iglesia". We visit Dalcahue and we will cross its streets.

Then we continue towards the fishing cove of Tenaun, known for its "Mingas de Tiradura de Casa". After a tour of the village, we set sail for the Island of Mechuque, to make a tour of its houses, palafitos and particular bridge.

Lunch (depending on the number of people) will be a Curanto al Hoyo or a Pulmay.

In the afternoon we are going to make a brief navigation through the archipelago of Las Chauques to return to Tenaun where the car is waiting for us to move to Castro.

Depending on the date of the year, we visit the Cascada de Tocoihue.

19:00: Back at your hotel.

Day 3: Pinguins and Dolphins route excursion

What you will visit:

  • 1 Castro

Leaving Castro towards the South, we head towards the city of Queilen (52kms) where we are waiting to embark and sail to Conejos Island where you will appreciate an important community of penguins Magellanic. During the navigation (2: 00hrs), you will have the possibility of observing a varied fauna such as colonies of sea lions, southern and Chilean dolphins, black shearwaters, cormorants and ducks among other birds.

On board you will be offered a seafood tasting, then return, tour the coast and continue our journey along the coast to the town of Chonchi which we will visit to finally reach Castro

Day 4: Chiloe National Park

Trekking Parque Nacional Chiloé

  • Departure: 10:00
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Includes: Breakfast, Lunch
  • Pickup / Dropoff: Hotel in Castro

One of the best places of Chiloé is the Chiloé National Park. It is characterized by its green landscapes and nature trails, ideal for those who make excursions.

We leave from your hotel at approximately 10:00 am to head to Cucao. Here we leave the van and take the 4x4 to head north to Cucao. We are going to pass by the long beach,  and arrive to the sector Huentemo that is an indigenous refuge (Huilliche), where we will be able to see some productive activities of the zone.

Then we continue our journey up the Piuchen mountain range and walk 5 kilometers through the northern sector of the Chiloé National Park. Between forests and cliffs we arrive at Cole-Cole sector where there is its white sand beach with paradisiacal appearance, with native flora and fauna.

18:30: We are back at your hotel.

  • Physical
    Medium
  • Cultural
    Medium
  • Nature
    Very high

Day 5: Dalcahue - Achao

Tour Achao and Dalcahue in Chiloe

  • Departure: 08:00
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Includes: Breakfast, Lunch
  • Pickup / Dropoff: Hotel en Castro

Tour full day in Achao and Dalcahue in Chiloé Island. Visit with us the World Heritage-listed wood churches and the famous Chilean handicraft markets.

We leave from your hotel at 09:00 am approximately and then we go to Achao.

In this town we will visit some museums and wooden churches that are part of the World Heritage of UNESCO. You can see the crafts of Chiloé Island, with free time to buy before enjoying a delicious lunch.

Later, we are going to visit Dalcahue, and follow the route of the churches. We will visit some museums and also the handicraft fair.

16:00: We are back at your hotel.

  • Cultural
    Very high
  • Nature
    Medium

Transfer: Hotel Airport in Castro

Included
  • Transfer to Castro Airport - Hotel in Castro - Castro Airport.
  • 04 nights accommodation with breakfast according to Hotel to choose.
  • 02 Excursions to choose during the stay according to the following options:
  • Full Day Isla Mechuque with Curanto al Hoyo. (Saturdays)
  • Full Day Dalcahue and Achao with lunch (Thursdays and Sundays)
  • Full Day Chiloé National Park with lunch. (Ma-Mi-Vi)
  • Half Day "On the Route of Penguins and Dolphins" with Snack. (Monday)
NOT Included
  • All not mentioned in itinerary

Recommendations

Comfortable clothing and footwear, coat in bad weather, camera.