Chaiten - Patagonia Chile

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How to get to Chaiten

Car

From Puerto Montt: toward the south by the route #7 (begining of the southern highway) there are 45 kilometers until La Arena, where you take a ferry to cross the estuary of Reloncaví (30 minutes) until Caleta Puelches. From there other 55 kilometers until Hornopirén. There, another ferry crosses the fiords Comau and Reñihue (5 hours) until Caleta Gonzalo, from where it is necessary to travel other 68 kilometers to arrive to destination. Total of the journey: 168 kilometers of rubble.
By plane
Nearer airport: Puerto Montt
Bus
Companies
Buses Norte Phone (67) 731390
Embarked
Companies
Transmarchilay
Phone (65) 731272 Fax (65) 731282
Navimag
Ignacio Carrera Pinto y Almte Riveros Phone (65) 731570
Catamaranes del Sur
Juan Todesco 180 Phone (65) 731199

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