21 days in Isla Chiloe Itinerary

21 days in Isla Chiloe Itinerary

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Ancud
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Castro
— 9 nights
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Ancud

A city of 40,000 people, Ancud was the capital of Chiloe Archipelago until it was superseded by the city of Castro in 1982.
Step out of Ancud with an excursion to Isla Aucar in Quemchi--about 58 minutes away. There's lots more to do: head outdoors with Pinguineras, explore the world behind art at Museo de Las Iglesias de Chiloe, don't miss a visit to Fuerte San Antonio, and see the interesting displays at Museo Regional de Ancud.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our Ancud trip itinerary planning website.

Belfast, UK to Ancud is an approximately 156-hour travel. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 4 hours traveling from Belfast to Ancud. In December, Ancud is somewhat warmer than Belfast - with highs of 20°C and lows of 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can drive to Castro.

Things to do in Ancud

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 20 — 25:

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Castro

Main city on Chile's Chiloe Island, Castro represents one of the country's oldest inhabited settlements, making its fortune as both a tourist center and transportation hub.
Explore Castro's surroundings by going to Muelle de las Almas (in Cucao) and Cascadas de Tocoihue (in Dalcahue). Spend the 26th (Thu) exploring nature at Chiloe National Park. Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Costanera, head off the coast to Lemuy Island, admire the striking features of Church of San Francisco, and identify plant and animal life at Parque Tantauco.

To see maps, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Castro road trip app.

You can drive from Ancud to Castro in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Castro

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 25 — Jan 3:

Isla Chiloe travel guide

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Architectural Buildings · Landmarks · Churches
A trip to Isla Chiloe, Chile's second largest island, offers an authentic blend of distinctive architecture, lush natural landscapes, and delicious local cuisine. The island is known for its mix of indigenous and Catholic folklore, full of mysterious legends and curious local beliefs. Exploring the island you can enjoy pristine beaches, scenic forest trails, lush rainforest, and sleepy fishing villages with colorful houses on stilts. Try out tasty seafood and potato stews, and see more than a hundred wooden churches dating back to the 18th century, some of which are World Heritage Sites.