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Santuario el Cani

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Address: 1 kilometros de Pucon Camino | IX Region de la Araucania, Pucon, Chile
Phone Number: 569 9 837 3928
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si es posible, incluyan este santuario de la naturaleza, es un lugar...

si es posible, incluyan este santuario de la naturaleza, es un lugar soñado, ideal para la gente que gusta del montañismo

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Beautiful hike

We hiked Santuario El Cañi in the middle of June, the beginning of winter in Chile. The hike, the lagoons and the view point on top are beautiful! Because of low season we had the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 15, 2016
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Kongens Lyngby, Denmark
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Kongens Lyngby, Denmark
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

We hiked Santuario El Cañi in the middle of June, the beginning of winter in Chile. The hike, the lagoons and the view point on top are beautiful! Because of low season we had the whole thing to our selves. We did it without a guide, which is fine if there aren't any snow to cover the trail and signs.... More 

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New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

A few kilometers outside of town this is a very serene and beautiful hike. It's pretty long, about 7h roundtrip, stopping here and there. There are a few places along the way perfect for a picnic or a nap. The surroundings change constantly and always surprise you. It's quite tiring getting all the way to the top, but oh my... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2016 via mobile

View at the top is really awesome. The way there is a very nice zen walk through the forest. Good workout on the uphill. Takes about 3-4 hours to the top and 2-3 hours down. Don't get caught in the dark coming down though. There is no one in the park and no bus to take you home. We had... More 

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Minnetonka, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2016

The reserve has many of the features of Parque Naational Huequehue but without the crowds. Its a quick bus ride, 10 km, from Pucón. It is an all day hike, 10 miles km and up 2,500 ft.

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Lexington, Massachusetts, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2016 via mobile

On our way to Patagonia, staying in Pucon for several days, this was the hike that was really tough. The end justifies the means of getting there, but I did not have my legs under me as I would in later hikes days, and weeks later. The trail is well marked and took us eight hours, round trip, to get... More 

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Buffalo, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2016 via mobile

This hike turned our opinion of the Pucon area around. After doing the Los Lagos hike at Huerquehue (enjoyed it but very very crowded and disliked the white-knuckle drive there with our rental car) and not being able to even find the trailhead we wanted even with hiking maps at Villarrica NP, El Cani was refreshingly accessible by mainly paved... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2016 via mobile

We decided to do this trek instead of the national park as we read awesome things and had it recommended. It is totally worth it, it is a relatively tough uphill climb, but definitely do-able, and the view at the mirador is incredible! There is also a lovely lake you can swim in up there which is super quiet and... More 

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San Diego, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016

This hike is not for everyone, as it is about 3 miles straight uphill before you get to the first lake. Every step is gorgeous, and the environment on top of the mountain is one like I have never seen before, and probably never will again. This is a relatively unknown trail compared to others, so I am really torn... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2015

It is an alternative to Huerquehue NP, which i think is superior. In Cani, the araucaria trees are only on the last section, and the mirador is well worth the climb. I recommend it only to people who don't mind a physical effort, as it is a long climb. However, there is more frequent (and cheaper) public transport than Huerquehue,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2015

The national park can be reached by bus from Pucon. Entry fee is 4000. The first part is pretty steep and not as scenic. Further up you have some pretty nice views, great trees and nice lakes. The short hike takes about 5 hours. It is a private park that is nicely made with a good information system. When we... More 

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