Austral Road within your reach
7 days / 6 nights Code: CHO003
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Places you will see
|Austral Route: Queulat - Puyuhuapi|
|Capilla de Marmol Natural Sanctuary|
|Coyhaique and Puerto Aisen|
|General Carrera Lake and Baker River|
|Queulat National Park|
A unique circuit that tours from Balmaceda, throughout the main tourist spots of the breathtaking Carretera Austral.
Day 01: Balmaceda / Tranquilo / General Carrera Lake
Arrival to Balmaceda in full Chilean Patagonia transfer to Puerto Tranquilo, crossing the Southern Austral Highway, passing by the Cerro Castillo National Reserve, you will be able to observe the beautiful Lake Chiguay; And the Piedra El Conde, cuesta Del Diablo (slope Of The Devil), Cerro Castillo (Castle Hill), one of the biggest mountains in Chile. Dinner and Lodging in Puerto Tranquilo.
Day 02: Tranquilo / Marble Chapel / Explorers Bay
You will have breakfast and begin with a tour to The Capilla de Mármol (The Marble Chapel), return and enjoy lunch in Pto. Tranquilo. Then go out towards the Valle de Bahía Exploradores, where we will be able to view condors, the beautiful Calm Lake, various waterfalls; impressive glaciers near the road, native forest, then the Bridge crosses Puente Leon, over the river with which it shares a name where pieces of glacial ice can be observed passing by (This route possesses suitable places for sport fishing). Return to Puerto Tranquilo, dinner and lodging.
Day 03: Tranquilo / Coyhaique
Breakfast and return directly to Coyhaique stopping in Villa Cerro Castillo. Arrival in Coyhaique and lodging.
Day 04: Coyhaique / Puyuhuapi
Breakfast. Begin Adventure tour on the Northern Austral Road where we will observe the Simpson River, the waterfalls known as La Cascada La Virgen, The Mountain known as Queque Inglés (English Cake), then, following the beautiful Mañihuales River we will pass through the town that shares the rivers name. Later we will be able to observe The Laguna Pedro Aguirre Cerda lake, the Lago Las Torres National Reserve, where the Lago Las Torres is located; Laguna La Zaranda, the Piedra El Gato, and finally we will be able to view the río Cisnes. We will cross the Queulat National Park, if the conditions allow it we can view the Hanging Snowdrift. We will then be served a box lunch while enjoying the park. Later we will return to Puerto Puyuhuapi. Dinner and lodging at the Hosteria Alemana.
Day 05: Puyuhuapi / Coyhaique
Breakfast, later we`ll visit the local carpet factory, lunch at Confiteria Alejmana and city tour. Return to Coyhaique, accomodations in hotel in Coyhaique.
Day 06: Coyhaique / Puerto Aisen / Chacabuco
Breakfast, we started a tour to Puerto Chacabuco along the Simpson River and the Aysén River, cross the suspension bridge Carlos Ibáñez, then 20 km to the port which is the only gateway to the continent with the province by ferry. Subsequently returned to Coyhaique. At night dinner at a typical restaurant in the Patagonian region with roast or salmon with excellent preparation accompanied by folk music. Lodging.
Day 07: Coyhaique / Balmaceda
Breakfast and transfer to the Balmaceda airport in the middle of the steppe pampas and proceed to return to your respective destinations hoping you enjoyed your visit to Patagonia.
- Bird watching
- Flora and Fauna Observation
Departures: Every Monday from August to May.
- 6 nights lodging.
- All land transfers with a local guide.
- Lunches and dinners mentioned in the program.
- Excursions described in the itinerary.
Does not included:
- Air tickets.
- Extras not mentioned in itineary.
- Personal travel insurance.
Important: If there are more than 4 passengers departure can be arranged for any day of the week.