Southern Chile Routes: Around General Carrera Lake

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Around General Carrera Lake

7 days / 6 nights
November to April.

Day 1 Balmaceda – Coyhaique
(40 Km / 25 Miles)
It will take you 1:30 hrs to reach Coyhaique.

Day 2 Coyhaique – Chile Chico
(120 Km / 75 Miles)
Drive south on the Carretera Austral (Southern Highway) to get to Puerto Ibañez. A ferry will take you across the bi-national General Carrera Lake to Chile Chico.

Day 3 Chile Chico – Cochrane
(190 Km / 118 Miles)
Enjoy a splendid drive along the General Carrera Lake from Chile Chico to Cochrane.

Day 4 Cochrane
(320 Km / 199 Miles)
We suggest driving to the village of Tortel or explore the Tamango National Reserve or the Lago Cochrane National Reserve.

Day 5 Cochrane – General Carrera Lake
(70 Km / 44 Miles)
A short drive will take you back to the second largest lake in South America, General Carrera Lake.

Day 6 General Carrera Lake
(0 – 200 Km / 0 – 124 Miles)
Explore the surroundings by boating to the Catedral de Marmor (Cathedral of Marble) or participating in optional horseback riding or trekking trips.

Day 7 General Carrera Lake – Balmaceda
(210 Km / 130 Miles)
Drive back to the airport of Balmaceda.

End of tour.



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