Discover beautiful Chile and its native and endemic flora as you visit botanical gardens, national parks, and private reserves during this 13-day garden tour with Dan Hinkley of Pacific Horticulture. Begin in seaside Viña del Mar, Chile’s “Garden City,” to explore the impressive collections of the National Botanical Garden. Continue south to Chile’s central valley and stand among towering, ancient Alerce trees, endemic to this region. Then head to iconic Patagonia for views of verdant forests and colorful flora against windswept mountain scenery in one of the most beautiful places on earth. After rewarding days spent among glorious natural surroundings, enjoy delicious meals prepared with fresh ingredients, and cap your experience with an unforgettable stay in a comfortable, eco-friendly yurt.
Read Dan Hinkley’s article, Chilean Flora for Pacific Region Gardeners and Botanical Travelers, here.
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