Dip in the Strait

In June, at the height of the winter season and defying the low temperatures of the Magellan Strait, this singular Winter Dip has its crowded date. Thousands of enthusiasts get ready to immerse themselves in its icy and refreshing waters .Magellanic, Chilean and foreign tourists prepare themselves every winter for the experience, being awarded with a delicious cup of hot chocolate.

Winter Carnival

Winter Carnival, City of Punta Arenas In the longest night of the year, right in the middle of winter, Punta Arenas, capital region, dresses up with colors and brightness in this must-see Winter Carnival. Troupes, floats, which have been prepared all year long, parade through the city’s main streets making people dance and rejoice under…

National Potato Festival

National Potato Festival It is one of the traditional activities in the coastal area. Volunteers gather in preparing the world’s biggest Chilean Potato Pie whose latest version was 110, 30 meters long. It is a well organized quality event and part of the anniversary of the city of Carahue. It’s filled with ground beef, onion,…

City of Villarrica Air Festival

City of Villarrica Air Festival It is one of the most relevant events in the civil aeronautical world within the month of February. This event takes place in the airfield of the city of Villarrica, located by Route S-95-T towards the town of Lican Ray. International pilots show their skills performing different acrobatics in the…

We Txipan Antü

We Txipan Antü It is the celebration of the Mapuche New Year starting June 21st and ending on June 24th. This date corresponds to the rebirth of nature and the beginning of the longest days before Summer Solstice, where the Mapuche people carry out the guillatun (requests for their well being), family celebrations and rituals…

Puerto Varas

Puerto Varas Located at 1.016 kms from Santiago, 11 hours away. You must take highway 5 South to the detour by the R-225. This city, which was colonized by German immigrants, is located at the edge of the Llanquihue Lake. It has beautiful squares full of flowers, an architecture based on wood and stone (mountain…

Lonquimay

Lonquimay It is a city located in the mountain area of La Araucanía, whose main population are Pehuenches communities. Its economic activity is based on the forest market and the cattle industry. In tourism, the majesty of the Lonquimay Volcano, its parks and paths are enhanced. Es una ciudad ubicada en el sector cordillerano de…