Which penguins can we find in Chile?

From the magnificent Emperor Penguin, to the charismatic Macaroni Penguin you will find in Chile

Penguin Colony of Puñihuil: The magical route through the penguin nesting grounds of Chiloé

Known as the entrance way to the mysteries and tourist attractions of Chiloé, the Puñihuil Natural Monument is the magical ascent up to an important biodiversity zone, where penguins, whales, otters and Quetru birds coexist in harmony. It’s a place that hasn’t lost its wild beauty, nor its natural character. Puñihuil is a natural paradiseContinue reading “Penguin Colony of Puñihuil: The magical route through the penguin nesting grounds of Chiloé”

Ferry crossing to Penguin Colony

Andres taking travelers on the ferry to see the Penguins in Chiloé island.      

Penguins in Puñihuil Islets and Ancud — Chiloe Island

REGION: North Patagonia
ACTIVITY LEVEL: 2 (Easy – Medium)
SUMMARY: From Puerto Montt or Puerto Varas, cross the Chacao Channel by ferry and drive to Puñihuil on Chiloé. Take a small open boat to visit the colony of Magellanic and Humboldt penguins (and other marine life). Visit a few sights in the city of Ancud before returning.
DURATION: Full day (8 – 10 hours). Cruise Passenger 6-7 hours.

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