This tour is an amazing opportunity to get a truly local experience during your trip in Chile. You will be able to discover the local Mapuche culture with local guides and meet today’s Mapuche people.
On this half-day tour you will get to know the Mapuche culture from inside. Your local guides will tell you about their traditions, history, and current daily life.
Start/End Location: Icalma, Araucania, Chile
You will start your day by being welcomed in a typical Mapuche house (named Ruka). You will then go on a trek around the community, and take an ancestral path to a forest of araucarias trees.
After that, you are going to have lunch in a Mapuche Ruka (of the Pewenche community). Then, you will have a discussion on Mapuche’s history and culture. You are going to see some authentic Mapuche paintings and try the local maté while learning about its meaning for this people.
After you book your experience, you will receive a confirmation email from us confirming that your payment went through. You will then be connected directly to the tour operator, in case you have any further questions. We are also happy to answer any questions about the tour, or travel in general in your country of destination.