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Beautiful place - try to loose poverty sight

Sightseings and tour are beautiful, road-boat-road trip is worthy. The village is very poor, a... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
Carla M
Unforgettable Experience

In my stay at the Hostel Casa Pistacho, the greatest activity that the girls could recommend me was... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2018
Asarell C
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Ancud, Isla Chiloe, Chile
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

Sightseings and tour are beautiful, road-boat-road trip is worthy. The village is very poor, a central market generates garbage and beware of any touristic restaurant - it's a shame to it food, and it's not cheap at all. Las Pinguineras is a Nature Trip -...More

Thank Carla M
Reviewed 12 April 2018

In my stay at the Hostel Casa Pistacho, the greatest activity that the girls could recommend me was going to Ancud and see PENGUINS. I couldn't imagine that one day in my life I would be able to see these incredible creatures in their own...More

Thank Asarell C
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Love this experience!was a perfect day with an amazing tour guide from 13 lunas hostel...thanks for all!❤

Thank AriannaFlo
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Went to see the penguins this afternoon, it's a bit of a drive, from Ancud, to reach the beach but ok even for a small car. Don't be fooled into going to the first place selling the tours, the are lots along the beach. The...More

Thank proyle
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

We did it with the first agency in the beach and it was great! Great guide and captain! You really get to see A LOT of penguins!!! Must do!!

Thank Estel M
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

We came here from the south after a lot of mountains and glaciers: it is a great experience. Not so many penguins (in terms of dozens not of hundreds) but you see them very closed with a lot of other birds, pelikans included. If you...More

Thank faggio58
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Chiloe island is a very good place to stay for an eco-holiday. Nevertheless this pinguinera is a normal outdoor activity. Better check periods of sightseeing for penguins and whales as they are not stantials. The only company that make tour services has good guides.

Thank ReTeodorico
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

A really good activity to do while in the area and quite inexpensive. We got the bus from the local bus station at midday and one back to town at 5.15pm. It costs 2000 pesos each way. The pinguineras are the last stop so no...More

1  Thank Kieran S
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

It was a rainy and stormy day and we already knew that the small boats that could take us close to the penguin colonies were not going out. However, we had a nice walk along the shoreline. The penguins were visible from afar but we...More

Thank reise-tanta-di
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Loved driving on the beach, lunch at the restaurant there and the whole operation being very well run. You don't get wet at all. Loved it and definitely recommend.

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