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Tierra Chiloe Extension

4 Days FROM USD 2,300

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Overview

This deluxe and adventurous itinerary will introduce you to the seafaring culture of the area, and will guide through beautiful landscapes of Tierra Chiloe.

Experience an unbelievable all-inclusive adventure with the incredible Tierra Chiloe. Full of activities, you may choose to horse ride, bike, or cruise through beautiful landscapes of dense forest and remote national parks. Experience one of the most luxurious properties in the region. Discover the distinct and fiery seafaring culture of the area. Witness the iconic wooden stilt houses which add dramatic flair to the water's edge or pay a visit to one of the iconic wooden churches. 

Highlights Include: 

Biking - There are a number of biking opportunities at Tierra Chiloe. Whether it's your own exploration of the incredible island or perhaps taking a tour through the tranquil waterways and clifftop trails of the nearby Quehui Island.

Hiking - Walk incredible and sere trails around Tierra Chiloe. You may even take the path to the ominous and mysterious 'Pier of souls', an eery wooden pier perched on cliffs that edge toward the sea. 

Water Activities -  Activities on the water include visiting the Mechuque the island of stilt homes, the hidden corners of Chepu, or perhaps even undertaking kayaking adventures for local birdwatching

The Tierra Experience

Inspired by Chile’s spectacular nature, Tierra’s extraordinary lodges provide an exceptional holiday. Bold and inviting architecture built with locally – sourced materials are a reflection of the surrounding landscapes. Your itinerary will be filled with personalised, guided trips to explore Chile’s nature or adventurous activities. When desiring to relax, Tierra’s spas will surpass your expectations. Inspired by natural elements and with its ravishing, scenic views, the spa provides the perfect combination of relaxation and entertainment. During your stay, a la carte traditional Chilean meals will be served to you with friendly service. All meals are mostly made from local products to supporting local farmers.
Discover the other Tierra locations: Tierra Patagonia and Tierra Atacama

On this all-encompassing itinerary, you will be provided with travel and excursion logistics for your travel party for the duration of your journey, plus expert guides for all the major sightseeing as per itinerary. Each night you will stay in deluxe, sustainable accommodation, designed especially for this part of the world
 

GREEN POINTS!

Tierra Chiloe was built in an incredibly sustainable manner. Optimising energy sources and taking advantage of the location to maximise sunlight and wind allows for cross ventilation and natural light to enter the building, ultimately leading to a 66% saving on energy.  

Tierra Chiloe grows its own traditional crops observing traditional farming methods and preserving ancient local flora.  This product can be enjoyed by all visitors.

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Trip Code: CHFTTCA

Travel Style: Extension package

Location: Chile, Patagonia

Flights: Ask us about booking your Internal flights with your International flights to/from South America to save money by creating an 'airpass'. Contact us for more information. 

WHY YOU'LL LOVE THIS ITINERARY

  • Lose yourself in the incredible luxurious of Tierra Chiloe, an all inclusive experience which blend luxury acommodation with unique cultural and adventure based activities. 

  • Take an excursion to the quaint town of Castro, famous for its wooden stilt houses and churches, a unique taste of this authentic seafaring community. 

  • This itinerary is easily combine with other land based tours of Chile or South America, allowing you to experience a number of dynamic landscapes and cultural experiences on the one incredible journey. 

  • Each night you will stay in superior accommodation ensuring your journey is comfortable

ITINERARY INSPIRATION

On arrival at the airport, you will be met by a representative and transferred by road to the hotel. Located on the main island of the Chiloe archipelago, intrepid adventures are coupled with comfort, sea views and the promise of authentic experiences. You will have the opportunity to settle in and get acquainted with your surroundings after today’s travel. In the evening you will be briefed on the excursion options for the next day.

Arrive Tierra Chiloe

For the following days, you may choose from a variety of full day & half day excursions that highlight the wonders of Chiloe. The following are just a sample of the activities that may be undertaken.

Undertake a half day excursion to the beauty of Castro. The beating heart of Chiloé lies in the traditional stilt houses, grand churches and authentic craft markets of Castro. This city, a 16th century former stronghold of Chilean governance, was used as an entry point to capture the island as an extension of the mainland. The history and cultural influences surrounding Castro make for an adventure of discovery. It begins with a visit to the colourful Mercado Yumbel. This vibrant market is awash with local produce, freshly caught fish and rustically woven wares, a place for islanders as well as visitors.

From Yumbel, head to the iconic stilt houses in an area protected by the curve of the coastline, a great photo opportunity. The streets from the bay lead to the central church of San Francisco, one of the UNESCO World Heritage sites. The visit ends with time in the shipyards and carpentry school, an important part of the city’s economy and cultural heritage.

In the afternoon undertake a kayak experience along the quaint waters. You will head in the direction of Pullao Marsh, one of the regions most important marshes. Here you will watch migratory birds such as the long-billed curlew, cormorants and flamingos. You may even be lucky enough to row alongside dolphins. The tour will finish with one of the island's longest standing traditions; clam harvesting, a very important activity for Chiloe. From there, you will head back to the hotel for an evening dinner and drinks.

Exploring Chiloe Island - Days 2 & 3

This morning you will be collected from the hotel and transferred to the airport for your onward flight.

Depart Tierra Chiloe
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ITINERARY ADD-ONS

  • Alternatively, you may choose to experience the incredible and drastic landscapes of the Atacama. Tierra Atacama provides an all inclusive experience in the worlds most surreal desert. Amidst arid salt flats, hot springs and geysers come drastic changes of fertile ravines and oases making for perfect culinary tours. This is a unique place where geography, nature and luxury morph into unforgettable experiences. Find out more.

     

  • Combine your journey with a tour to the mystical Easter Island, one of the most isolated places on the planet. Bear witness to one of the most ancient and logic-defying mysteries as you gaze upon the giant stone Moai, the watchful guardians of the island. Or perhaps experience the islands savage beauty, enjoying scenic hikes or relaxing on white sandy beaches. Find out more.

  • Explore the Chilean capital of Santiago, before heading to Torres del Paine National Park, one of the most spectacular parks in South America. Head to El Calafate on the edge of the Southern Patagonian Ice Field and from here visit the world famous Perito Moreno Glacier. Find out more

Pricing per person & date


Deluxe

Luxurious properties with impeccable facilities and service.

4 Days FROM Now USD 2,300 Enquire Now

Important Information

  • Inclusions

    Return transfers from Castro Airport (Chiloe Island)
    Accommodation with full board
    Open Bar (Premium wines and vintage liquors available for an additional cost)
    2 half day excursions or 1 full day in small groups per day.
    Sightseeing with local English-speaking guides
    Use of pool facilities

    Exclusions

    International and internal flights not indicated
    Visa and reciprocity fees (if applicable) 
    Travel insurance
    Extra beverages 
    Personal expenses
    Gratuities for tour guides/drivers
    Any items not mentioned as included

  • 1 (easy adventure)
  • A single supplement surcharge applies and is subject to availability. Please contact us for more information.

  • Prices are based on per person, twin share.
    Prices are correct at time of publishing but are subject to change at any time.
    All entrance fees are subject to change without prior notice.

  • Seasonality and availability at time of booking.

Accommodation

We believe that appropriate accommodation should add to the authentic travel experience, as well as providing utmost enjoyment. For that reason our accommodation is scrutinised by our staff on the ground frequently, ensuring the properties adhere to our high standards. This key will help you understand the levels of accommodation available on this tour.

SPEAK TO A SPECIALIST

Talk to one of our Destination Specialists to plan your Latin American adventure and turn your dream into a reality. With exceptional knowledge and first-hand experience, our consultants will piece together one of our Signature Packages and can customise your travel plans by adding Extension Packages.

Sustainability

Being environmentally accountable is a crucial part of our organisation. Chimu is currently striving towards using less paper, taking several initiatives to do so and tracking our progress along the way. Our goal: A paperless organisation. For this reason, all information given to you will be sent electronically. We encourage those who choose to travel with us to support our aspirations and actions and ask that you reconsider printing out documentation. To view these documents, you can download them to your iPad or portable computer before and during your trip.

Chimu is passionate and dedicated to sustainability measures and understands the crucial part sustainability plays within the tourism industry.

We use local guides and office staff to both maximise local employment opportunities and minimise carbon footprint. Local guides also ensure you benefit from the intimate knowledge, passion and culture of the country you’re visiting. Our guides are all highly qualified (most with university degrees) or equip with many years of experience and are paid above the standard wage. Whether it be our knowledgeable local guides, locally produced meals or the transport on tour, we do not use imported goods when local products are available. We aim to minimise our impact on the environment and give as much back as possible to the communities we work in.

While visiting the many national parks, heritage sites, museums and landmarks our travellers are encouraged to explore whilst remaining culturally aware and sensitive. We further encourage you to buy appropriate souvenirs and discourage the buying of anything wrongfully made or taken from the environment i.e. shells and endangered species products. Information on how you can be environmentally conscious, and travel responsibly will be made available in our Travellers Guides and provided during your travels by guides and staff.

For more information on our sustainability policies, including how we are striving towards being a paperless organisation, click HERE

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