Chiloe Excursions & Tours: This tour takes the guests around the religious, agricultural and cultural heritage of Chiloé, by going to the towns Dalcahue, Curaco de Veléz and Achao, to visit the World Heritage Churches of Dalcahue, Achao and Quinchao, small, but interesting museums, artisans and an attractive gastronomy. Along less common roads, the guests will get the chance to understand why the FAO has recognized Chiloé as a Globally Important Agricultural Heritage System (GIAHS), work of several generations of farmers that developed ingenious technique for the use and preservation of natural resources.
An example is the plantation of over 200 kinds of native potatoes. Finally, and depending on the time of the year, stop on a few viewpoints on the road to appreciate some birds, both native and migratory, like the Hudsonian godwit (Limosa haemastica) and the attractive Chilean flamingo (Phoenicopterus chilensis)
Meeting/pick-up point: Pick-up from the hotel reception.
Duration: 7 hours.
Start/opening time: at 10am.
End/closing time: at 5pm.
Languages: English and Spanish.
Dress code: Comfortable shoes and sunscreen.