Tierra Chiloe is located amid the blue waters of Chile´s Northern Patagonia, on a mythical island, dotted with picturesque fishing villages. The beauty of this destination is as much in the landscape as it is in the island residents with their deep-rooted culture and timeless traditions. In true Tierra style, the distinctive architecture of the lodge is in-step with its breathtaking surroundings and comes complete with its own boat, the “Williche”, for navigating the inland waters. With only 12 guest rooms, the property continues in the footsteps of Tierra Atacama and Tierra Patagonia by offering exceptional experiences and personalised service to its guests. Contours Travel recommends a minimum of three nights to explore this area.
Arrival transfer from Castro or Puerto Montt Airport to your accommodation at Tierra Hotel & Spa in Mocopulli.
There are 24 day trips available that were designed to allow you to discover the magic, culture and nature of Chiloe. The excursions are led by qualified and experienced guides who will join guests in a variety of activities such as hikes, horse rides, scenic journeys or bike rides in order to discover the most interesting parts of the archipelago.
Enjoy a full day to explore the magic of Chiloe. Suggested excursion options include:
– Historic Castro: visit the picturesque Mercado Yumbel to see typical regional products, the classic colourful palofitos (houses on stilts) and the UNESCO Heritage listed church of San Francisco
– Chepu: head to the northern part of the island where you will board a small boat for a trip down Chiloe’s largest river. Great opportunities for birdwatching.
Another day to explore the fascinating Chiloé. Suggested excursion options include:
– Chiloe National Park – Cole Cole Section: from Huentemo we hike through the countryside, surrounded by native flora such as ferns, Chilean rhubarb, Chilean myrtle and jonquils. Arrive at the white sandy beach of Cole Cole where we’ll have lunch
– Circular Route 2: Chelin – Quehui: board the boat “Williche” and sail towards the southwest to the calm water’s of Pindo Estuary. Here you can kayak, travel the coast in Zodiac or bike nearby trails to cliffs with gorgeous views. Seafood lunch onboard before an afternoon exploration of the pretty town of Chelin.
Transfer from Tierra Chiloé to Castro airport or to Puerto Montt airport.