Chiloe A magical island tour in Southern Chile.
Discover the Chiloe Island and follow Charles’ Darwin footprints
When you arrive to Chiloe Island, the early morning fog and the Palafitos (houses mounted on stilts along the water’s edge) will welcome you. This island is the continent’s fifth-largest island and is home to many fishermen communities. Its famous architecture and cuisine has made this island world-known. It has iconic wooden churches that were built in past centuries, sixteen of which have been declared World Heritage sites by UNESCO. It has a rich spiritual culture based mainly on a distinctive mythology of forest gnomes and witchcraft ghost ships.
Amity Tours has created interesting journeys to discover the unique ecosystem that compose the wet and windswept landscapes, remote national parks and dense forests. This experience is for those who love nature and want to be true actors in its conservation. During the course of the trip you can explore the hidden corners of Chiloe on foot and by water. You will visit the private conservation areas of Ahuenco Park and Coluco Lake, where the pudú deer is abundant. In fishing boats you will discover the island’s coast, where you can spot several species of mammals, shorebirds and seabirds such as the Humboldt and the Magellan Penguins.
We invite you, your family and friends to discover the wonders that Darwin saw on his journey to the south of Chile and explore this fascinating territory of the Chilean Rainforest to see the same species of flora and fauna described by one of the Fathers of Modern Science. Check out our Chiloe Natural Birdwatching Tour and our Darwin’s Route in Chiloe Island Tour. You will have an unforgettable experience that will enhance your relationship with nature and will make you feel connected with the natural environment.