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Hiking in Punta Arenas: Top Outdoor Adventures Awaiting You


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The southernmost tip of Chile and the main city of the entire Chilean Antarctic.

Punta Arenas and its surroundings offer many kilometers to hike through different types of terrain and with itineraries of varied duration: from a half-hour walk, a full day tour, a weekly adventure or even more! Its strategic location makes it a very tourist city. It is also one of the few regional capitals that is located east of the Andes Mountains. There are many more reasons to hire a certified local guide and book your next hiking trip in Punta Arenas. Take a look at our interesting proposals below!

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FAQs: Hiking in Punta Arenas

Why should I choose Punta Arenas for my Hiking adventure?

Quality and well-being

Punta Arenas is the most cosmopolitan city in Southern Patagonia. Its life quality stands out as the best in all of Chile. That is why it is currently positioned as the regional capital where people live in the best way. It also has the second highest per capita income in the country.

For all levels and tastes

In Punta Arenas you can choose the trek that best suits your abilities. If you like challenges, visit the Magallanes Regional Reserve or the Froward Cross. Otherwise, you can take an incredible hiking day through the San Isidro Lighthouse, Mount Tarn or Laguna Parrillar Park.

Magallanes National Reserve

It is the main water supplier of the city. It is accessible by Salvador Allende Avenue westbound from the city of Punta Arenas where you reach 'Las Minas'. The other access is along the Las Minas River. Within the reserve there is one of the few ski centers in the world with ocean views.

How can I get to Punta Arenas?

By plane from Santiago de Chile and from many other cities. If you want to get by bus, there are several bus lines that make the journey between Punta Arenas and other points in the country.

Weather and best period

Semi-arid climate with little rain and snow during the winter season. The best time to go hiking is during the summer, between December and March.

What currency is accepted around Punta Arenas?

Chilean Peso

Which language is predominantly spoken in the Punta Arenas region?


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