Know El IngenioEl Ingenio is a creek where you can practice fly fishing and enjoy the wonderful vegetation and fauna around it. Located 66 kilometers from Santiago, the place has a varied animal population with wild ducks, rabbits and turtledoves, as well as a wondrful display of handmade crafts.
Attractions: Flora and fauna.
Activities: Horseback ridings, picnic, flora and fauna contemplation, photography.
Location: Región Metropolitana
How to get there: Land route, Route G-25 from Santiago to San Jose de Maipo.
When to go: All year long.
Weather: Mediterranean weather. There is a dry season and rain during winter time. The annual media temperature is 14ºC, and the annual media precipitations are 356.2 milimeters.
Surroundings: Colina Springs, Morales Springs, Lagunillas Skiing Center, La Plancha and Puntiagudo Hills, Purgatorio Hill, El Canelo, El Guayacán, El Ingenio, El Manzano, El Melocotón, El Romeral, El Volcan, El Yeso Dam, Las Vertientes, El Morado Natural Monument, Pirque, Clarillo River National Reserve, San Alfonso, San Gabriel, San Jose de Maipo, Cascada de Las Animas Nature Sanctuary, Plomo Springs, Concha y Toro Vineyards, Tupungatito Volcano.