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Places to visit in Punta Arenas

Places and tourist attractions of Punta Arenas

Places you can not miss in your visit to Punta Arenas and Magallanes. In the list you will find a short description and directions on how to reach the destination from Akainik hostel.

Atractivos turísticos - Plaza de Armas Muñoz Gamero

Principal Square Muñoz Gamero

Main square of the city of Punta Arenas. Tell the myth that if you kiss the foot of the Indian, you will one day return to Punta Arenas

Atractivos turísticos - Kiosko Roca La Mejor Picada de Chile

Kiosko Roca. The best chosen "picada" in Chile

Your visit to Punta Arenas will not be complete if you do not try the traditional and already famous, Milk with Platano and Choripán of the mythical “Kiosko Roca”


Atractivos turísticos - Mirador del Cerro de la Cruz

Viewpoint of the "Cerro de la Cruz"

Privileged view of the entire traditional town of Punta Arenas and the Strait of Magellan in all its splendor.

Atractivos turísticos - Cementerio Municipal Sara Braun

Sara Braun Municipal Cemetery

The Sara Braun Municipal Cemetery of Punta Arenas is considered one of the most beautiful cemeteries in Chile, which stands out for halls of pruned pines and their historical tombs.

Atractivos Turísticos - Estrecho de Magallanes

Strait of Magellan

The Strait of Magellan, where the continental territory of America ends. Through this, they join the Atlantic and Pacific oceans

Atractivos turísticos - Plaza de Armas Muñoz Gamero

Sara Braun Palace

The Sara Braun Palace, located in front of the principal square, built in 1895 was the home of one of the renowned families of the time.

Atractivos Turísticos - Fuerte Bulnes

Park of the Strait of Magellan (Fort Bulnes & Port Famine)

Open all year, it offers a walk with historical content, where you will know about the beginning of Magellan and Patagonia.


Atractivos Turísticos - Monumento al Ovejero

Monument to the Patagonian Shepherd

Located on Bulnes Avenue, it represents the shepherd bearing the winds of the pampa, accompanied by his dog guiding his sheep

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