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Natural Monument Isla Cachagua Sanctuary of Nature

Santiago, Chile
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At a Glance

10 to 11 hours (Approx.)
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Offered in: English and 2 more
With its seemingly endless coastline, Chile is home to a staggering diversity of wildlife. Get out of the city and enjoy witnessing some of it during this full-day adventure to the Nature Sanctuary of Isla Chachagua. Declared a Natural Monument in 1989, mother nature reigns supreme on this off-shore destination teaming with life.

Highlights

  • Roundtrip transportation from your Santiago hotel
  • Enjoy a scenic drive out to the coastal village of Zapallar
  • Feel the wind in your hair during a speedboat ride to Isla Chachagua
  • Discover some of Chile's wildlife from a naturalist guide

What To Expect

The Isla Cachagua Natural Monument was created on June 27, 1989, with an area of 4.5 hectare metres. It belongs to the Province of Petorca, Zapallar Commune, Chile. In 1979 it was declared a Sanctuary... More
The Isla Cachagua Natural Monument was created on June 27, 1989, with an area of 4.5 hectare metres. It belongs to the Province of Petorca, Zapallar Commune, Chile. In 1979 it was declared a Sanctuary of Nature.The isla Cachagua is separated from the coast by sea of about 100 meters wide. The maximum height on the island is about 30 m.

The place is
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The Isla Cachagua Natural Monument was created on June 27, 1989, with an area of 4.5 hectare metres. It belongs to the Province of Petorca, Zapallar Commune, Chile. In 1979 it was declared a Sanctuary of Nature.The isla Cachagua is separated from the coast by sea of about 100 meters wide. The maximum height on the island is about 30 m.

The place is also called Penguins Island, it is undoubtedly an endearing place. Located in the northern part of the beach, separated by an arm of 100 meters wide sea that is a swarmed by seabirds. There are two special varieties of penguins (Humboldt and Magellanicus), which are unique in this part of the Chilean coast, as well as large pelicans (Pelecanus thagus), other birds such as ducks (Phalacrocórax olivaceus) and gulls (Larus dominicanus) also like to make an appearance from time to time, there is also an abundant population of marine otters or chunchungos.

This place is seen as a undoubted beautiful Sanctuary of Nature which is protected. People are not allowed upon the land. This protection is in place to allow the animals to remain in peace. It is possible to observe it more closely in a walk that skirts the island in a boat of fishermen.

What's Included

All taxes, fees and handling charges
Driver/guide
Live commentary on board
Professional guide
Hotel pickup and drop-off
Sightseeing boat
Transport by air-conditioned minivan
Food and drinks
Gratuities
Lunch
Drinks

Departure & Return

Departure Point

Customer Hotel.

Departure Time

8:00 AM

Return Details

Customer Hotel at around 18.30pm approximately.

Before You Book

The fine print

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • A maximum of 15 people per booking
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


Product code: 55506P1

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