Local guidePlaces 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.
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
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”
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.
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.
Strait of Magellan
The Strait of Magellan, where the continental territory of America ends. Through this, they join the Atlantic and Pacific oceans
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.
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Open all year, it offers a walk with historical content, where you will know about the beginning of Magellan and Patagonia.
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