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Austral Route

Get to know more about the Destination

With amazing attractives, the Austral Route is the entrance to different places in the region, a concrete road that leads to smaller paths to small towns.

Built between 1970-1980, the Austral Route goes fromt Puerto Montt to Caleta Yungay. It invites the visitors to enjoy the native landscape.

Attractions

National Parks and Reserves, springs, rivers and lagoons. Flora and fauna.

Activities

Hiking, trekking, high mountain tours, bicycle riding, horseback riding, sport fishing, rowing, birds watching, flora and fauna contemplation, photography.

Location

Tenth and eleventh regions. Located 12 kilometers west of Puyuhaupi, 307 kilometers north of Coyhaique and 33 kilometers from of Puerto Cisnes.

How to get there?

Santiago-Puerto Montt; Land route and airway

When to go?

All year long.

Climate

Cold weather. The annual media temperature is 9ºC. The rain is plentiful all year -600 to 4000 milimeters per year-.

Services

Housing, food, transportation, outdoor activities, crafts.

Surroundings

La Junta, Rosselot Lake National Reserve, Puyuhuapi, Verde Lake, James Island, Jechica Island, Kent Island, Risopatron Lake, Queulat National Park, Puyuhuapi Springs, Cisnes River.

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