Horseback riding 10 days « Chile - Argentina »

Horseback riding 10 days « Chile - Argentina »

The itenerary is really close from the 9 days tour. You will be riding in the valley to get in touch with the population and sleep in cabines

Included To bring
Transport Pucon Comfortable, warm and waterproof clothing
Tent, mat and backpack Maximum 5kg bag
Gaiters, poncho and helmet
Food and drinks : 3 meals a day, snacks, drinks
Asado (Chilean barbecue)

Place Description and program
Huerquehue National Park, Villarrica Reserve, Icalma, Argentine

Day 1 : You will start the ride from a farm through the heart of the Mapuche Quelhue community. That first day will help us to decide which horse is the best fit for each one of you. In the afternoon you will be reaching the Lagoon Geppinger where you can find showers and toilets.

Day 2-5 : You will continue your ride through vast rainforests of Coighue. You will be riding along lakes and creeks on the way to the Huerquehue National Park. From there you will be passing by the Reigolil and Icalma Mapuche community.

Day 6-9  : You will cross the Argentine border and leave the horses. After a short walk, you will meet your guide Hernan and his horses that will be with you for the next 3 days. You will be riding through the valleys and cliffs of Argentina, comtemplating the condors flying above us. Breathtaking views of fully virgin landscapes without any human footprints. Day 8, you will be reaching Hernan farms to celebrate the end of the ride around a typical Argentine Asado. The last day, you will be riding across vast Argentine plains where the Gauchos raise their sheeps.

Day 10 : Transfer to Pucon. If you want, you have the option to pursue your journey on the Argentine side for even more great times.

Length
10 days, 9 nights
Modalities
Number of people : 2-8
Available from November to April
Good physical condition required, open to beginners (riding : 7 hours a day + difficult paths by foot)