Indigenous Chile

A three-week itinerary that takes you to some of the most unique and special parts of Chile, exploring the varied indigenous cultures.

The itinerary starts with a night in Santiago in a luxury, boutique hotel. The next day, you will take a flight to Easter Island, located far off the coast of Chile, in the Pacific Ocean. Easter Island is a very special place with a fascinating Polynesian influence, spectacular scenery and great seafood. Spend three nights here, exploring the island with your guide. Next you will fly back to Santiago for a night before taking a flight the following morning to the beautiful Chiloe Island. You will spend three nights here, experiencing a different but equally fascinating culture, steeped in folklore. The scenery is stunning in this part of Chile and the itinerary continues along the Carretera Austral as you visit this part of Patagonia. You will travel along the Carretera with your private guide, staying in cosy Patagonian lodges and experience a warm welcome in a beautiful part of the world.

Trip highlights

  • 3 nights in Santiago at Hotel Luciano K

  • 3 nights on Easter Island at Explora Rapa Nui with activities included

  • 3 nights on Chiloe Island at the Tierra Chiloe with all activities included

  • 1 night in Hornopiren at Hosteria Catalina

  • 2 nights in Futaleufu at Peuma Lodge

  • 3 nights in Puyuhuapi at Puyuhuapi Lodge and Spa

  • 3 nights at Lago General Carrera at Mallin Colorado Ecolodge

  • An unforgettable journey through some of the most amazing areas of Chile

Map of your holiday

 

Day by Day itinerary

DAY 1

Santiago de Chile Skyline

Arrive into Santiago

Arrive in Santiago where your private, English speaking guide will be waiting to take you to your hotel for the night.

Pin Suggested accommodation – Hotel Luciano K

DAY 2

Dancing ladies, Easter Island, Chile

Travel to Easter Island

This morning your guide will take you back to the airport for a flight to Easter Island. On arrival you will head straight to your hotel for the next three nights.

Pin Suggested accommodation – Explora Rapa Nui

DAYS 3 – 4

Statue, Easter Island, Chile

Wander the incredible Easter Island

This time is for you to explore the beautiful Easter Island with your guide, experiencing the wonderful scenery and mystical statues.

DAY 5

LucianoK Santiago Chile

Return to Santiago

Today you will fly back to Santiago for a night.

Pin Suggested accommodation – Hotel Luciano K

DAY 6

Tierra Chiloe Chiloe Island Chile

Travel to Chiloe Island

This morning, take a flight south to Puerto Montt and transfer on to Chiloe Island where you will spend the next three nights.

Pin Suggested accommodation – Tierra Chiloe

DAYS 7 – 8

Palafitos, Castro, Chiloe Island, Chile

Relax on Chiloe Island

These days are for you to enjoy Chiloe Island. Get to know the lovely scenery and fascinating culture in this special part of Chile.

DAY 9

Hornopiren, Chile

Drive to Hornopiren

Leave Chiloe behind as you return to the mainland and collect your hire car and guide in Puerto Montt. Continue on to Hornopiren where you will spend the night.

Pin Suggested accommodation – Hosteria Catalina

DAY 10

Carratera Austral, Route 40, Chile

Travel along the famous Carretera Austral

Your journey along the Carretera Austral continues today as you drive south through beautiful scenery to Futaleufu where you will spend two nights.

Pin Suggested accommodation – Peuma Lodge

DAY 11

Aysen, Chile

Explore the Chilean Lake District

Today you are free to explore the area at your leisure.

DAY 12

Puyuhuapi, Chile

Continue the drive to Puyuhuapi

Leave Futaleufu today and continue on to Puyuhuapi for the next three nights.

Pin Suggested accommodation – Puyuhuapi Lodge and Spa

DAYS 13 – 14

Risopatron, Chile

Discover the surrounding areas of Puyuhuapi

This time is free for you to enjoy this beautiful area as you wish.

DAY 15

Travel to Lago General Carrera

Today you will drive to Lago General Carrera and check in to a beautiful eco lodge on the shores of the lake.

Pin Suggested accommodation – Mallin Colorado Ecolodge

DAYS 16 – 17

Marble Caves, General Carrera Lake, Chile

Relax in this stunning part of Chile

Enjoy this time to relax in beautiful surroundings and see some of the highlights on tours from your hotel.

DAY 18

Cathedral, Santiago, Chile

Fly back to Santiago

Today you will fly back to Santiago for a night before your flight home tomorrow.

Pin Suggested accommodation – Hotel Luciano K

DAY 19

Aeroplane home

Fly home

Take a transfer back to the airport for your flight home.

The price for this itinerary is $13,480.

This is a per person price, based on 2 people travelling and sharing a room.

What’s included

  • 18 nights in luxury accommodation as listed above

  • Private transfers and tours with an English speaking guide and driver

  • All internal flights in economy class seating

What’s not included

  • International flights (discuss your specific requirements with us)

  • Travel insurance

  • Any visas you may require

This is a guide price. Please enquire and we will provide a full personalised quote for you.  All our itineraries are tailor-made to your own requirements so can be modified however you wish.

FEATURED HOTELS

LucianoK Santiago Chile

Luciano K

The Luciano K is a luxury, boutique hotel in the bohemian Lastarria neighbourhood of Santiago. Located opposite Parque Forestal and a few minutes’ walk from numerous sights and restaurants, this is an elegant hotel in one of Santiago’s prime areas. Boutique, art deco and modern blend.

Explora Rapa Nui Easter Island Chile

Explora Rapa Nui

The Explora Rapa Nui is a luxury hotel located in Rapa Nui, Easter Island. Its striking architecture perfectly complements the wild and remote location.

Tierra Chiloe Chiloe Island Chile

Tierra Chiloe

As with the other hotels under this brand, it boasts spectacular architecture, contemporary design and a wonderful sense of escapism. The landscapes of Chiloe Island have a remote and unspoilt beauty, dotted with picturesque fishing villages and surrounded by brilliantly blue waters. The island is famous for its mythological stories, deep rooted culture and timeless traditions, making this a unique destination that really is off the beaten track.

Puyuhuapi Lodge & Spa

Nestled between lake and forest, with private access to natural thermal pool and surrounded by pristine nature, this luxurious lodge is the ideal wilderness escape.