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- Volcán Chaitén

Termas Río Amarillo Lodge specializes in offering personalized service to small groups of tourists like fly fishing parties and families. This focus allows us to keep the quality of our services high and our staff truly attentive to the needs of our guests.

Located adjacent to the Amarillo Hot Springs, thirty kilometers from the town of Chaiten, Termas Río Amarillo Lodge is centrally situated to offer replenishing thermal baths at the end of each day's activities.  Our services include fly fishing excursions to Lago Yelcho and other nearby rivers, guided trekking through temperate rainforests, catarafting, ecology oriented photo safaris and Chaiten Volcano summit hikes. Ask us for a customized itinerary.  Our kitchen specializes in locally produced organic style cuisine with homegrown vegetables.

The Termas Río Amarillo Lodge thermal spa is located in one of the most pristine regions of Patagonia, Chile surrounded by the spectacular private Nature Sanctuary of Pumalin Park, famous for its old growth Alerce trees and primeval evergreen Valdivian Temperate Rain Forest. From our riverside lodge our guests can journey by foot up the Rio Michimahuida to visit two actively calving glaciers of immense beauty whose source is the snowfields of the dormant stratovolcano Michimahuida .  We also have easy access to lakes and rivers that offer world-class fly fishing

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for a customized fly fishing package. 

Our premium accommodation is a spacious carpeted suite (6 x 7 meters) built directly over the banks of the enchanting Amarillo. The suite contains a king-sized bed,  two twin-sized beds, a private bathroom, and  direct access to a rock-lined thermal spa.  Ideal for groups of 2-4 persons or families with a maximum of five. We also have two beautifully appointed cabins adjacent to our central lodge which can accommodate larger groups of 4-6 persons respectively.

We are open year-round. Even though many of our outdoor activities are curtailed during the winter, Termas Río Amarillo Lodge makes for a great stop-over for those wishing a warm respite from the Patagonia rainy season.

Travel Directions:
Termas Río Amarillo Lodge is located just off the Carreterra Austral (Route 7) at the El Amarillo road junction, 30 kilometers southeast of the town of Chaiten, or 15 kilometers northwest of Puerto Cardenas on Lago Yelcho.

By Air: Chaiten can be accessed by air from Puerto Montt. Aerocord airlines flies between the El Paloma (Puerto Montt) and Santa Barbara airports (Chaiten) most days of the week.

For flight reservations see:
Aerocord: www.aerocord.cl, tel#: 65-262300
Aero Regional: aeroregional@surnet.cl tel#:65- 259131.

By Sea:
Travel to Chaiten from Puerto Montt or Chiloe Island using the Don Baldo, Pincoya or Mailen ferry services.

For reservations contact the Navier Austral company at: www.navieraustral.cl
To reserve a place for your vehicle contact Carlos Ulloa at: culloa@navieraustral.cl

For those travelling without a vehicle we can arrange transport between Chaiten and Termas Río Amarillo Lodge with sufficient notice.

By Land: Termas Río Amarillo Lodge can be accessed via the Argentine frontier through the Futaleufú or Palena border crossings.  From Futaleufu travel along Rt 231 to Rt 235 to the Carreterra Austral ((Rt 7) and northward to Puerto Cardenas. Turn off at the Amarillo Junction (W-887), approximately 15 kilometers north of Puerto Cardenas.

If you are coming from Palena stay on Rt 231 to Puerto Ramierez, then follow the directions above.
From the town of La Junta, or points further south, stay on the Carreterra Austral (Rt 7) through Santa Lucia until the Amarillo Junction. 

When you reserve a Termas Río Amarillo Lodge five-day, six-night package, we include round trip air-travel from Puerto Montt to Chaitén in your trip price. This service is not included for shorter stays. For shorter stays we will happily arrange your ground travel from the Chaiten pier or the Santa Barbara airport to Termas Río Amarillo Lodge.

Our Lodging:
At the current time we have a beautifully furnished suite (42 sq.mts) that can accommodate a party of 2 fishermen or a group of 4 friends. 

Our Cuisine: Our cuisine is regionally based and includes fresh meats from the surrounding areas, organic vegetables from greenhouses operating in the town of Amarillo (Pumalin Park) as well as our own cheeses and honey which are produced by locals in the Michinmahuida River area. Our kitchen prepares picnic style box-lunches for our away excursions, like fly fishing and trekking, as well as breakfast and dinner at the lodge. Dinner includes regional and homemade wines. 

Our Service: Our services are 100% personalized. We have a rock-lined thermal spa and currently operate a cataraft completely set-up for fly fishing. Our guides have considerable expertise and knowledge with respect to the nearby rivers and lakes in this part of Patagonia. 

Our Location: Termas Río Amarillo Lodge is located on 34 hectares adjacent to the Amarillo Hot Springs, 30 kms southeast of Chaiten along the Carreterra Austral (Rt7) in the tenth region of Chile.  Because we are located just outside the southern entrance to Pumalin Park, we have oriented our activities around fly fishingtrekking, and other outdoor pursuits. We operate throughout the entire Pumalin Park area with its beautiful rivers and lakes. 

Please contact us in advance of your trip. E-Mail is checked every 3 days.

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Termas Río Amarillo Lodge, Sector El Amarillo, Chaiten, X Región de Los Lagos, Patagonia CHILE
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