EMBALSE DEL YESO | CAJÓN DEL MAIPO
Discover the beauty of the Cordillera de los Andes visiting Cajón del Maipo, one of the favorite ecotourism zones in central Chile. Special and private tour for people who do not want to take long walks.
The first stop will be in San José de Maipo, a small and picturesque village founded in 1792. Then you will continue to Embalse El Yeso, located at 2,500 meters above sea level, and the main water reserve of Santiago. During the journey you will see a hanging glacier; Flora and fauna typical of the area; And a wonderful Andean mountain system. In the reservoir, you will have time to enjoy the wonderful landscape, accompanied by a glass of wine and cheese.
On the way back to Santiago, there will be time to have lunch in a typical Andean restaurant.
After the visit to the reservoir we have the option of including a small trekking, horseback riding or rafting.
TRANSFER TIME: 90 minutes
PICK UP TIME: 09:00 hs.
DROP OFF TIME: 18:00 hs. aprox.
CIRCUIT: 9 hs.
PHYSICAL DIFFICULTY: Easy complexity
THE TOUR INCLUDES:
pick up and drop at your hostel
professional bilingual guide
box lunch (glass of wine and cheese platter at Embalse del Yeso)
tables and chairs to make you feel comfortable
set of First Aid
radio handy UHF
OPTION OF BBQ
dress comfortably with low heel shoes, backpack, sunglasses and sunscreen, lip balm and water to drink.
SEASON: all year long