1 Parque Nacional Conguillío

Hiking is spectacular in this Andean park, where fresh volcano fields mix with ancient araucaría forests.

2 Villarrica

Become a musher for a day with Chile’s only husky dog operator, or join a weeklong dog-sledding expedition across the Andes.

3 Pucón

At the capital of adventure tourism in the Lake District, you can climb smoking Volcán Villarrica, raft the rapids of the Trancura or hike in the neabry nature reserves.

4 Valdivia

Find a surprising mix of European history at this lively coastal city, where a German brewery and old Spanish forts are surrounded by rivers and bays.

5 Lago Llanquihue

Spectacular waterfall, one of the region’s more challenging volcano climbs, whitewater rafting and some of the best food in the region, all within easy reach of one of the Lake District’s most beautiful bodies of water.

6 Estuario de Reloncaví

A top spot for hiking, kayaking or horse-trekking into the oldest forests of the Americas, including the Cochamó Valley, known as “Chile’s Yosemite”.

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