If you are looking for a unique holiday which will provide entertainment for the whole family, look no further than this Chilean Family Adventure. Starting in Santiago, you will then explore some of Chile’s most beautiful sites, and take part in a number of activities and experiences which are sure to engage every member of the family, regardless of age. From cosmopolitan cities to natural beauty, this trip has incredible variety and something for everyone.
On your first day you will be welcomed to Santiago and met at the airport. A private transfer will pick you up from Santiago Airport to take you to your selected hotel.
Bike City Tour
A private transfer will pick you up from the Hotel to take you to the meeting point. Discover the places, people and attractions that define the Centre of Santiago as you are taken through the painful recent political history that surrounds General Pinochet’s Military Coup in 1973. You will visit sites that are very important to Chileans, including a spectacular Cultural Centre .
This tour will give you new knowledge and unforgettable memories of Santiago. A private transfer will pick you up from the meeting point to take you back to your hotel.
A private transfer will pick you up from your Hotel to take you to Cascada de las Animas.
Rafting at Cascada de las Animas
Take part in a Rafting excursion and enjoy an exciting and entertaining day outdoors in the Cajon del Maipo. A day full of adrenaline and entertainment in the Cajon del Maipo!
This Rafting excursion is one of the most popular tours. Cascada de las Animas operates the longest rafting section of the Maipo River and it is one of the best rafting destinations in the world. Enjoy a full day of adventure, including a delicious lunch in the restaurant and the use of the pool.
A private transfer will pick you up to take you to Viña del Mar and Valparaíso for a full-day tour.
Viña del Mar y Valparaíso
Known as “Garden City” for being originally surrounded by large green areas and preserving beautiful and extensive gardens in its urban area, Viña del Mar is undoubtedly one of Chile’s must-see destinations, with the Pacific Ocean as a backdrop. It highlights the beauty of its architecture, its imposing palaces and its famous Flower Clock, photographed by hundreds of visitors from all over the world.
You will travel along the coastal edge, where you can see stunning views of the Pacific Ocean, until you reach Valparaíso, the country’s main port. Its colourful beauty and its unique location between hills, like a true natural amphitheatre facing the sea, earned it the declaration of World Heritage by Unesco. You will visit Cerro Alegre, where you will appreciate the magic of this city, with its picturesque elevators, multicoloured neighbourhoods and unforgettable sea views.
Valparaíso is known for its murals that make the city beautiful. Today you will have the opportunity to know the street art of a unconventional way, where you can get your hands dirty (literally) since you can paint together with a graffiti artist on the city walls!
A private transfer will pick you up to take you back to your hotel.
A private transfer will pick you up to take you from the Hotel to Santiago Airport. Upon your arrival to Puerto Montt Airport. A private transfer without guide will pick you up to take you to your hotel.
Kayaking at “La Poza”
This is one of the best half day kayak experience. If what you want is to relax and have a good quiet and contemplative time, you cannot miss the opportunity to sail in Laguna La Poza. You will be able to enjoy the nature of the Los Lagos Region, meet native trees like Coigüe and Notro and observe birds like Garza Cuca and Martín Pescador.
The activity begins by heading towards Ensenada, 13 km from the city of Puerto Varas. The navigation is approximately 2 hours, passing through the small Loreley Island to the great Pozon with a view of the Calbuco Volcano. If the weather is with us, we have the option of crossing Lake Llanquihue to paddle in front of the Osorno Volcano. After the navigation, we close the activity with a delicious snack and then return to Puerto Varas.
Petrohué and Osorno Volcano
This adventure will take you to see this active volcano, renowned for its perfect formation, and the famous Petrohué Waterfalls, both important landmarks in Southern Chile. A lake originating from a glacier and an active volcano, famous for its perfectly shaped crater, are two of the attractions you can see with this package.
The tour starts on the southern shores of the Llanquihue Lake, where you will learn about the German settlers and agriculture in the zone. Once in the Vicente Pérez Rosales National Park, you will be able to enjoy the imposing Petrohué Waterfalls, which stun visitors with their turquoise waters. From there, you will go on to the origin of the Petrohué River, Todos los Santos Lake, where you will visit some of its sleepy beaches. By then, you will be at the foot of the Osorno Volcano to enjoy a lunch in the village of Ensenada, before continuing up to the ski resort on the volcano. On route, you will be stunned by the panoramic views of the Petrohué River valley and the beautiful Llanquihue Lake.
The following day, you will be picked up early in the morning for a trip.
Ancud, Pinguineras y Puerto Elvira
Pick up early at the morning at your hotel in Puerto Varas. You will then be driven to Chiloé Archipelago including a 30 minutes ferry crossing, where you may see dolphins and sea lions. Arriving Chiloé Big Island we drive to the the West Pacific Coast to Puñihuil area. Once there, you will get a boat trip to reach the two small islands, where Humboldt and Magellan penguins breed together during summer time.
After the boat trip you will go for a short walk on the beautiful white sanded beach and maybe get in contact with some local fishermen collecting their prey of crabs. You will even get a chance to see the penguins. Furthermore, you may be able to watch sea lions, pelicans, cormorants and other wild animals and birds. Around midday you will be driven back to Puerto Elvira, on your way back you will stop in differents spot to take pictures and enjoy the beatiful landscapes.
Afterwards you continue to Puerto Elvira where you will have the lunch at countryside in a local farm, visiting some locals, you will have time for a kayak trip by the shore, walk trought the native forest and visit a “Charcuterie” where you can see and learn about the production process of this delicatesen. In the afternoon will return to your hotel for the night.
A private transfer will pick you up to take you from the Hotel to Puerto Montt Airport. From here, you will fly to Santiago and be transfered to your hotel.
Please coordinate with the front-desk 1-hour prior your departure for them to be ready and take you back to the airport.