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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
KM 37 Rota Coyhaique-Puerto Aysen, Coyhaique, Chile
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Reviewed 1 April 2018

Having "Puerto Chacabuco/ Chile" as a port of call on our cruise, we wanted to explore the beautiful Aysen region: Ghost Lagoon, Rio Simpson Valley, Coyhaique, Aysen, the Virgin Waterfalls. As we did not want to buy some over priced shore excursions on board our...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank anoushka90
Reviewed 26 February 2018

We came here as part of a cruise ship excursion from Puerto Chacabuco. The drive to get here is scenic and mountainous. This park may have an admission fee. We came here with a bus tour and had to pass through an entrance station. There...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank angeleyes27
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

It was a really good treeking, surrounded for a lot of vegetation, the river and the mountains, I really enjoyed and if you’re going to the Aysen Region, you definitely should go, 5 stars this place!

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Joaquin G
Reviewed 26 January 2018

We traveled to this reserve on a shore excursion from a cruise stopping in Puerto Chacabuco. Our bus ride traveling through the beautiful Aysen District which is heavily forested. A stop at this preserve allowed people to get out of the bus and walk a...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank CMN14
Reviewed 3 April 2017

We booked a tour of the Reserve as part of a cruise calling at Puerto Chacabuco. The tour began with a scenic drive to Coyhaique crossing the Andes via a mountainous route on a narrow road along the Simpson River. We stopped at the Rio...More

Date of experience: March 2017
3  Thank Eddiemack
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Good interactive centre explaining flora and fauna. Scenery is unspoilt and breathtaking. Bit out of town but well worth it

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank rama1
Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

I went here on a ship excursion out of Puerto Chacabuco, and how BEAUTIFUL it is!!! Sure, you might not get a lot of time to see it, but it is TOTALLY worth going to see!! There are little signs in front of the trees...More

Date of experience: December 2015
3  Thank Tigerman777
Reviewed 6 March 2016

This national park is still quite pristine. The visitor center has a small but interesting museum. One can easily hike along Rio Simpson, away from the crowd into total solitude.

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank HotEarth
Reviewed 26 February 2016

The view of the English Muffin rock was interesting and the stop nearby was good as well. You can see lovely river and mountain views throughout

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Peter R
Reviewed 7 February 2016

The Rio Simpson National Reserve is designed for visits by people who are mobility challenged, time-limited or just lazy. It consists of a tiny little circuit trail that goes from the road to the river and has a small little off-shoot that goes to the...More

Date of experience: January 2016
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