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Classic Villarrica Hiking Traverse in Chile

Join a classic Villarica hiking traverse in Chile and discover some of the most awe-inspiring landscapes in the region including sparkling lagoons, gorgeous araucania forests and beautiful mountain views.


TRIP TYPE

Group

MOUNTAIN RANGES

Andes

DURATION

6 Days

OFFER PERIOD

Jan - Apr, Oct - Dec

FITNESS LEVEL

High

SKILL LEVEL

Intermediate

PAYMENT METHODS

Credit Card, Wire Transfer and more!

  • Explore one of the best treks in the Villarica region.
  • Enjoy a week in the wild nature of the Chilean Andes.
  • Discover unique landmarks, araucaria forests and more on an unforgettable adventure.

Description

On this one-week trek through the beautiful Villarica region, we will explore the gorgeous landscapes of the area and discover the wildlife and nature of the region.

The program will follow 75km of rugged trail through Araucania forests, passing by lagoons, rivers, and awe-inspiring volcanoes. In the evenings we will sleep in pre-assembled campsites. You can find a detailed day-by-day itinerary below.

Keep in mind that we will spend long days of trekking in nature. Every day, we will cover approximately 15 km in wild terrain. Therefore, it's important that you are physically well-prepared for the challenge.

If you would like to join this exciting Villarica trekking tour then contact us today and we will start planning a unique adventure together!

Price includes

- Accommodation included

- Guiding fee

- Breakfast

- Lunch

- Dinner

- Permit and entrance fees

Secure your spot with just 25% payment

48-hour free cancellation with 30-day advance booking


Itinerary

Day 1: Meetup and Trip Details

Equipment check and bag assembly for the different stretches of the trek. Accommodation may be in a hotel, hostel, or cabin.

Day 2: Villarica Traverse: Section 1

From Puesco  to Laguna Azul, we will trek 25 km in diverse landscapes. We will set off early so that we can reach Laguna  Azul in time to set up a TARP (circumstance tent) taking advantage of the terrain and the forest.

Day 3: Quetrupillán volcano summit- Paraíso Escondido

We will explore 20 km of diverse landscapes that will take us to the Quetrupillán Volcano summit. We will set up camp in the Paraiso Escondido sector where we will change clothes, and have access to a bathroom. Dinner and equipment prep for the next day.

Day 4: Mocho Mountains – Chinay

We will explore 16 kilometers of mountainscapes and araucaria forests. We will see the beautiful Villarrica Volcano in front of us. 

We will set up camp in the Chinay sector, enjoy a mountain dinner, and prepare for the next day.

Day 5: Pichillankawe - Glacier crossing - Geometric Hot Springs

After a 20 km hike through forests and volcanic moraine, we will reach the Pichillanc awe Glacier. From there, we will begin to descend towards the Geometric Hot Springs to take a bath and rest. Food and accommodation in a tent or cabin.

Day 6: Valley of Fire – Pucón

From the hot springs, we will hike through 30 km of exuberant vegetation,  on the way, we will encounter traces of eruptions and beautiful views.

Upon arriving in Pucón, we will enjoy lunch in a restaurant.

The last section is optional and can be done by car if you are very tired from the previous days.

FAQs

What are some recommended accommodations near our adventure location?

We understand that finding the perfect place to stay is an essential part of your adventure experience. To help you with this, we’ve curated a list of three highly recommended hotels that offer comfort, convenience, and a touch of local charm. These accommodations are well-suited for adventurers looking to relax and rejuvenate after an exciting day of exploration
Hotel Antumalal Pucon Chile
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Hotel Cumbres Villarrica Pucon Chile
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Hotel Araucarias Pucon Chile
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About the guide: Mawida

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Mawida

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We are a Tour Operator based in Pucón, Chile, and we are focused on outdoor activities and all kinds of expeditions. We can adapt to the needs and wishes of our clients, with the objective of providing a meaningful life experience to everyone booking one of our tours.

Languages

English

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What people are saying about Mawida

Kevin

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The entire day was a fantastic adventure! Javier was a wonderful guide, very interesting and helpful… And extremely professional… I would highly advise the Villa Ferrata trip to anyone with a sense of adventure.

Alex

5.00

perfect service!will choice again!

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