The town is the most important craftwork producer and industrial developer in the region. It has a great huilliche legacy. It has a colorful market, less than 20 kilometers from Castro, and beautiful architecture (its Church was built in the XVIII century and it´s Patrimony of the Humanity).
Attractions: Handmade crafts and sea products. Architectural and cultural interst zone.
Activities: Sea kayak, photography.
Location: Los Lagos
How to get there: From Santiago: Airway to El Tepual Airport in Puerto Montt. Then, land route.
From Puerto Montt: Land route, by Route 5 to Pargua. Then, seaway to Chacao.
From Castro: Land route, by Route 5.
From Ancud: Land route.
When to go: All year long.
Weather: Rainy, moderate weather. This weather features rain all year long; in the interior, the temperature oscillates between day and night time.
Services: Housing, transportation, museum.
Surroundings: Achao, Ancud, Caulin Bay, Chacao, Chonchi, Compu, Curaco de Velez, Dalcahue, Laitec island, Mithological and Ecologycal Park of Chiloé, Chiloé National Park, Pingüineras de Puñihuil, Brava beach, Quellón, Chepu River, Yaldad.