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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Well preserved and pleasant views over the sea, it is worth making a stop here when in Ancud. As you walk downhill from the street to the front gate, turn right before the main entry up a dirt path for the best views of the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank OwenB130
Reviewed 13 December 2018

San Antonio Fort overlooks the Bay of Ancud. It is a windswept area. Cannons are of course present. The grounds are well manicured, local vendors taking up some of the green grass and walkways. The renovations are good. The most important point, however, is the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Terry M
Reviewed 15 September 2018

I just found out my family is from here and I wanted to see everything while I was here. good little stop and if it isn't raining not a bad view.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Pixtonian
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

Another interesting historic fort site. Nice views from this headland near Ancud. Here was a few vendors selling souvenirs and crafts on the path down to the fort.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank jwakamd
Reviewed 25 February 2018

It's nice for a little walk around. It's not mind-blowing, but we liked it, and it's good for a stroll along the edge of the sea.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank ryansC7696YG
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

As above. A few old cannons and street vendors selling little wooden boats and paintings. I think there were some unofficial tour guides giving ill-informed unsolicited speeches, then asking for money. It is free and only takes 10 minutes to walk around.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank James F
Reviewed 20 November 2017

As this is a historic site in a beautiful spot overlooking the sea, it was worth a visit, but if Ancud really want to attratc tourists information in English is needed

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank GunnfromNorway
Reviewed 12 August 2017

The fort is really nice and a short walk away from the center of town. Not too much to see, but very interesting architecture and great views of the ocean. There is a little path that leads down to the beach that you can take....More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Maggie T
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Very tiny viewpoint which only took us 10 minutes to explore, but easy to get to so why not! Has a great sea view and possibly you could access a tiny beach.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Amy R
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

This fort was really close to where we were staying so we popped in. It is free entry and has a nice view point of the beach.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Kieran S
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