We will meet at the Temuco bus station, then head to the city of
Pucon. Once installed in comfortable cabins, we will visit the
volcanic caves. After lunch we will go over el Cañi Natural
Sanctuary, a private reserve of 500 hectares, with primary forests of
coigue, lenga and monkey puzzle trees. There we can watch the 4
volcanoes of the area : Villarrica, Quetrupillán, Lanín, and Llaima.
Day 2: Excursion to the Villarrica
National Park. We will go over different places in the park,
starting with Quetrupillan volcano and then the Puesco area where we
will be at the Llaima volcano foothills. We'll visit beautiful
lagoons like Huefiuca and Queillehue lake, besides imponent
waterfalls like La China and El Leon.
Day 3: Huerquehue National Park.
This day we'll visit this magnificent park walking among mañíos,
coigües and impressive waterfalls and you will discover one of the
more impressive groups of lakes of Chile. At night, we will lodge in
Pucón as usual.
Day 4: Early in the morning we will
head to Conguillio National Park. After a good lunch in
Melipeuco, we will enter the Park, visiting the Truful-Truful falls,
the lago Verde y la Arco Iris lagoon. In the evening we will lodge
in the cabins inside the Park.
Day 5: We will leave early in the
morning to the “Sendero los Carpinteros” a beautiful pathway among
ancient araucarias. We will finish our walk in the Captren Lagoon, a
beautiful lagoon well suited for birdwatching. In the afternoon, we
will go back to the cabins for a good lunch. After lunch, we will
navigate through the beautiful Conguillio Lake. We will spend the
night in the cabins.
Day 6: Last day of the trip. We
will hike the Sierra Nevada trail up to the eternal glaciers.
From this point we have the best panoramic view of the lake and the
Llaima volcano, besides watching the majestic flight of the Condor.
After lunch we will return to Temuco.
- Transportation from and to Temuco in a Mitsubishi Montero SUV.
- Lodging in a cabin, shared room.
- Specialized guide ( biologist )
- Meals accordingly
- Personal insurance
- National parks entrance fees
- Birds field guide for each participant
- Night lectures about the ecosystems of the area
- Basic gear (binoculars-telescopes)
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