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   Hotel las Torres, Lake District    
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Complete Chilean Patagonia

From £3,840 per person
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This itinerary combines some of the highlights of central and southern Chile. Spend a couple of days exploring historic Santiago taking in the culture and relaxing in the stylish bars before flying south to Chiloe Island. Here you can take in the verdant, rolling hills in the north and lush forest in the south, and with just a couple of towns, Ancud and Castro, this is a true wilderness. See the island by land, by boat, on horseback or by foot and incorporate biking, trekking and nature walks. Next, you return to the Chilean mainland and to the heart of the Lake District where you will see superb panoramic views of Lake Llanquihue and Osorno Volcano. Then experience the jewel of Patagonia, Torres del Paine National Park where you can discover a host of trails through the rivers, forests and dazzling glaciers. Finally head for Punta Arenas for your flight to Santiago and enjoy your final night in the Chilean capital. 

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Itinerary

On this trip you will visit:
  • Chilean Patagonia
  • Chiloé Island
  • Santiago & Winelands
  • The Lake District
  • Torres del Paine
Day 1
UK - Santiago
Overnight flight to Santiago and transfer to the Lastarria boutique hotel.
Rest of day at leisure to explore the city at your own pace.
Accommodation: Lastarria
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Day 2
Santiago
Half day private city tour through the main streets of the historic centre of Santiago. Visit the Plaza de Armas where you will visit the Cathedral, Natural History Museum and view the historic building of the Central Post Office. One of the highlights of the trip is the Parque Forestal where, on a clear day, take in the magnificent city views. After your city exploration end in bohemian Barrio Bellavista where you will find many trendy restaurants and bars for a hearty lunch or refreshing local drink.
Day 3
Santiago - Chiloe Island
Take the short flight south to Chiloe Island, a unique island 180km long and 50km wide. Lush, undulating hills in the north and dense forest in the south and just a couple of towns, Ancud and Castro, make this a true wilderness just waiting to be explored. Base yourself at the small and personal 12 room Refugia Hotel to immerse yourself in the cultural identity of the island.
Accommodation: Refugia
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Days 4 - 5
Chiloe Island
Explore the island with the specialised excursions offered by the hotel which are included with your stay. Outings are either on land, by boat, on horseback or on foot and incorporate biking, trekking and nature observation. Refugia has its own boat named Williche for use during outings on the archipelago’s channels and fjords.
Day 6
Chiloe Island - Lake District
Return to the Chilean mainland and to the heart of the Lake District. Your base for the next 3 nights is the Hotel Patagonico which affords great views of Lake Llanquihue and Osorno volcano. A short walk takes you to the main square, Plaza de Armas, or visit the Iglesia del Sagrado Corazon, a colourful building from the early 20th century. With a host of well-maintained colonial architecture Puerto Varas has a distinct middle European feel.
Accommodation: Hotel Patagonico
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Days 7 - 8
Lake District
Free days to explore the region or participate in a host of activities. If you are feeling energetic climb the majestic Osorno Volcano, white water raft, kayak the local rapids or take a relaxing cruise around the lake. The hotel also has a SPA where you can treat yourself to a massage or take a dip in the swimming pool!
Day 9
Lake District - Torres del Paine National Park
A long travel day by flight to Punta Arenas followed by a 4-5 hour land transfer takes you the jewel of Patagonia, Torres del Paine National Park. The actual granite towers reach vertically about 2800m above the Patagonian steppe where you can discover a host of trails, rivers, nire forests and dazzling glaciers.
Accommodation: Hotel las Torres
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Days 10 - 11
Torres del Paine National Park
Free days to explore the park with the guided excursions offered by Hotel las Torres. Choose from half or full day trips ranging from very easy and scenic to strenuous trekking.
Day 12
Torres del Paine - Santiago
Road transfer to Punta Arenas for the flight to Santiago and your final night in the Chilean capital. Treat yourself to a glass of Chilean carmenere and relive the new experiences from your spectacular adventure!
Day 13
Santiago - UK
Transfer to the airport for your return flight.

Price guides 2014/2015

From £3,840 per person, Including flights

Breakfast is included throughout. All meals included at Refugia and Hotel las Torres.

Itinerary is based on a Garden View room at Hotel las Torres.

 

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Hotel las Torres
Torres del Paine, Chile
Hotel las Torres This comfortable lodge is located within the Torres del Paine National Park, adjacent to the pathway that takes hikers on the strenuous full-day walk to the base of the granite towers. There are 84 comfortable...
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Hotel Patagonico
The Lake District, Chile
Hotel Patagonico Located in a tranquil part of Puerto Varas town, Hotel Patagonico has magnificent views of Lake Llanquihue and the Osorno Volcano. Opened in 2009, this contemporary hotel offers 91 luxurious rooms which feature...
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Lastarria
Santiago & Winelands, Chile
Lastarria Surrounded by museums, galleries, antique shops and theatres, Lastarria is a stylish boutique hotel in Santiago’s bohemian district. Originally built in 1927, the hotel has four room types with a total of 14 rooms...
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Refugia
Chiloé Island, Chile
Refugia Refugia Lodge is a warm and inviting hotel situated within the beautiful landscape of Chiloé Island. Built on a hill, all 12 stylish and contemporary rooms have floor to ceiling picture windows with gorgeous scenic...
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