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Free Things To Do in Chilean Patagonia

If you have extra time, Cape Horn is worthwhile.
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    Occupying the southernmost area of the country, Southern Chilean Patagonia (SCP) draws visitors looking to admire the breathtaking landscape. Most visitors flock to Chile's southernmost province—also known as Magallanes (named after 16th-century conquistador Ferdinand Magellan)—to admire Patagonia's breathtaking landscape. From Magallanes' capital city,Punta Arenas, you can journey toTorres del Paineto

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    Tierra del Fuego
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    This enchanting triangular archipelago is separated from the southernmost tip of Chilean Patagonia by the Strait of Magellan and has captivated the minds of explorers, scientists, and curious wanderers. Portuguese explorer Ferdinand Magellan first arrived here about 500 years ago, cruising through Tierra del Fuego's remote straits on a quest

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    Cape Horn
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    Notorious for welcoming guests with strong gusts of wind, icebergs, and rocky waters, Cape Horn's dark black cliff (known as the "Horn") has enchanted travelers since the 1600s. This alluring cape just south ofTierra del Fuegoonce served as the gateway between the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans. Before the Panama Canal

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    Coyhaique
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    Perched below an immense basalt cliff and enclosed by rolling hills and emerald lakes, Coyhaique boasts dramatic vistas from almost every angle. From November through May, fly-fishermen congregate here to cast their lines in the Simpson and Coyhaique rivers, which are known for their trout and salmon populations. While exploring

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    Porvenir (meaning "future") is a beautiful settlement inSouthern Chilean Patagonia, located on Chile's sliver ofTierra del Fuego. As a former port for European immigrants during the 1800s gold rush, Porvenir has played host to a diverse mix of residents. Today, however, its population is primarily comprised of Croatians and northern

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    Puerto Natales
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    This coastal town perched above Seno Última Esperanza (Last Hope Sound) serves as the base for exploringTorres del Paine National Park. The town itself may not seem all that exciting, with only a small collection of restaurants and wooden shack-like homes. But take a closer look and you'll discover this

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