Adventure tourism in Chile


The Adventure trip It has grown a lot in recent years, and adventurers from all over the world are looking for the best places to practice it. In all countries you have destinations where you can download your adrenaline as an adventure, and today I would like to focus on Chile and in everything it can offer you in this regard. In this country you can find a wide variety of activities and excursions designed for all lovers of adventure and risk, including practicing many extreme sports.

Thanks to its incredible geography and good weather, Chile is the perfect setting to practice both adventure tourism and extreme sports. In each region you can practice various activities such as skydiving, trekking, rafting, hiking and many more. In the south of the country there are many rivers and green areas, with which you can enjoy water sports such as sport fishing, rafting or canoeing. In the interior area you will find perfect places for hiking or trekking.

If what you like is practicing sports on the beach and in the sea to enjoy the waves, all along the Chilean coast you will find a good setting to practice windsurf or surf. It is a spectacular area for this and in fact every year many national and international competitions are held, attended by professionals and amateurs from all over the world. If you want to be in contact with nature, you will find a lot of paths that take you to spectacular mountains, in addition to discovering several National Parks practicing hiking or trekking.

In the Clarillo River National Reserve, which is in the town called Parque, you will find a lot of trekking circuits that are specifically designed for the practice of this sport. If you have experience and want to venture into a very intense ascent, you can go to Alto del Naranjo, which is 6 kilometers from Santiago de Chile. To make a kayak descent, the best option is the Maipo River, which takes you to the spectacular Las Ánimas Waterfall.

For the ski lovers There are several centers where you can practice it thanks to the multiple tracks that exist for users of all levels. The El Colorado Farellones Ski Center is just 39 kilometers from Santiago and is one of the best in the country thanks to its more than 20 tracks and an unbeatable environment.

What to do in Chile: Adventure Tourism Chile - Open Nature (September 2020)


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