The Mystery of Chiloe Island: Chacao, Dalcahue & Castro

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What To Expect

Visit the best attractions in Chiloé Island in just one day. Discover this magical island, its beautiful surroundings, its churches, and its exquisite cuisine.


  • Take the ferry at Pargua

  • Marvel at sea lions, pelicans and seabirds

  • Visit palafittes in Dalcahue


Tour from Puerto Varas or Puerto Montt
Departs From:
Puerto Varas
Meeting Point:
Hotel pick-up from hotels in Puerto Varas and Puerto Montt
10 hours
daily at 8:30 AM from Puerto Montt or Puerto Varas
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You will be picked up at your hotel in Puerto Varas or Puerto Montt for a full day tour to Chiloe Island.

You will be taken to Pargua, from where you will catch a ferry to cross the Chacao Channel, which separates the mainland from the island of Chiloe. During the boat ride, you will have the opportunity toobserve sea lions, pelicans and seabirds typical of this region.

Then, visit Chacao, a small town where you'll be able to admire its typical larch wood buildings and also its church, declared a UNESCO World Heritage.

Continue your journey to Dalcahue, where you will visit its Palafittes, which are houses made of wood and larch tiles sit on a kind of pier with thick stilts. You will also discover the traditional market and spectacular Churches.

Finally, you will go to Castro, capital of Chiloé Island, where you stop at Gamboa Viewpoint to take beautiful pictures of its world-known Palafittes. Here, you'll have time to have lunch.

At the end of your tour, you will be dropped off at your hotel.


  • Hotel pick up and drop off from Puerto Varas or Puerto Montt

  • Professional tour guide

  • Ferry Ride

  • 50 minutes guided visit of Dalcahue

  • 30 minutes guided visit of Castro

  • Free time in Castro


  • Lunch

  • Tips and gratuities

  • Personal expenses

  • Optional activity costs

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  • Free cancellation: 4 days or more prior to start date of activity.
  • 100% Cancellation Fee (0% reimbursement): 3 days prior to date of activity.

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