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THE CHILEAN PATAGONIA
The Chilean Patagonia is known for its impressive natural landscapes and charming cities.
Here are some of the most prominent cities in the region:
1. Punta Arenas: Located at the southern tip of Chile, Punta Arenas serves as the gateway to the Chilean Patagonia. It is a vibrant city with a rich history linked to the livestock industry and maritime trade. Punta Arenas offers beautiful views of the Strait of Magellan and features interesting museums such as the Nao Victoria Museum and the Regional Braun-Menéndez Museum.
2. Puerto Natales: Situated near the famous Torres del Paine National Park, Puerto Natales is a common starting point for those wishing to explore the natural beauty of the region. The city has a tranquil and cozy atmosphere, and it is known for its delicious gastronomy and picturesque harbor.
3. Coyhaique: Located in the Aysén Region, Coyhaique is a city surrounded by spectacular mountain landscapes, rivers, and lakes. It is a popular destination for ecotourism enthusiasts and offers numerous outdoor activities such as hiking, fishing, and boating.
These are just a few of the most prominent cities in the Chilean Patagonia. Each one offers its own charm and a wide range of activities for visitors who want to explore this astonishing region.
Forests of thousand-year-old native trees, white water sports, hiking and trekking, local gastronomy, national parks, nature lovers, heritage churches (Vicente Perez Rosales, Torres del Paine…), settlements of Magellanic penguins, glaciers, waterfalls, fauna and flora in abundance…
From the desert to Tierra del Fuego
Patagonia / Torres del Paine National park and Glaciers in regular service