- The Destination
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Known by the Cross of the Sea on the top of its hill, Cape Froward indicates the very last place of the American continent. It's a popular attraction, in spite of its distance, due to the climate and scenery -almost antarctic-, and the biological diversity you can see around it.
It's a great place to practice sports such as hiking and trekking, and enjoy nature.
Colorful flora and fauna. Amazing landscapes.
Hiking, trekking, horseback riding, flora and fauna contemplation, photography.
Twelfth region. Located 30 kilometers southwest of Bulnes Fort and 90 kilometers southwest of Punta Arenas.
How to get there?
Santiago-Punta Arenas: Airway.
Punta Arenas-San Juan: Private land route
San Juan-Froward Cape: Through paths.
Punta Arenas-Froward Cape: Sea way.
When to go?
January, February, March, April, September, October, November, December.
Cold moderate rainy weather, without dry season but with microclimates. The annual media temperature is 8°C, meanwhile during summer time the temperature goes from 10° to 18°C. The annual media rain is 450 milimiters.
Information center, transportation.
Froward Cape, Punta Arenas cementery, de la Cruz Hill, Pali-Aike cave, El Salto, Magellian Strait, San Isidro lighthouse, Bulnes Fortress, Pali-Aike National Park, Punta Arenas, Magallanes National Reserve, Otway Inlet.
Cabo Froward touristic attractions
Near touristic attractions
|Bulnes Fort||23 mi|
|Parrillar Lagoon National Reserve||27 mi|
|Magallanes National Reserve||29 mi|
|Magellan Strait||34 mi|
|Tierra del Fuego||45 mi|
|Punta Arenas||51 mi|
|Cerro de la Cruz||51 mi|
Destinations by Areas of Chile
- Atacama Desert and Altiplano
- La Serena, beaches and astronomy
- Valparaíso, Santiago and Vineyards
- Easter Island
- Lakes and Volcanoes District
- North Patagonia and Black Forest
- South Patagonia and Torres del Paine