Ando Andes

Condor Canyon Hike

Discover the Charm of Mirador de los Cóndores

Condor Viewpoint. Located at Km 19 of the Alfalfal, it is an observation point of the Andean Condor (Chile’s emblematic animal), which can be reached in a 3-hour walk.


Hiking to the Mirador

For those who enjoy hiking, there is a popular trail that leads to the viewpoint. The hike, which takes approximately 2 to 3 hours depending on the pace, is of moderate difficulty and is well marked. Along the trail, visitors can enjoy local flora and fauna as well as breathtaking panoramic views.

What to See and Do at the Condor Viewpoint

Condor Watching
The main attraction at the lookout is, without a doubt, condor watching. These majestic birds, with a wingspan of up to 3 meters, are an impressive sight as they glide over the valleys. The best time to observe them is early in the morning or at sunset, when they are most active.

Nature Photography

El Mirador de Condores is a paradise for nature photographers. The panoramic views of the mountains and the flight of the condors offer unique photographic opportunities. Long distance lenses are recommended to capture detailed images of the birds in flight.

Safety and Conservation

Respecting safety and conservation rules is crucial to maintain the balance of the ecosystem. Visitors should follow the marked trails, not leave trash and keep a safe distance from the birds so as not to disturb them.

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