Pucón, in the shadow of Villarrica Volcano, is situated between the National Parks "Villarrica" and "Huerquehue", the forest reserve "Cerros de Quelhue" and the private park "El Cañi". Located on the shores of Lake Villarrica with many rivers, hot springs and waterfalls nearby, our town offers many opportunities to its visitors.
You can climb an active volcano, go rafting, kayaking, horseback riding, mountain biking, and..., and... Pucon also has a busy nightlife, lots of hotels and hostels, bars and restaurants, clubs and the casino. This combination makes Pucón one of the most interesting destinations in Chile and the perfect place for a longer stay.
800 km/ 500 miles south of Chile's capital Santiago, Pucon is the heart of the lake district. The surrounding area and towards the Ocean is also the heartland of the Mapuche Indians. Pucon itself is a touristic place, especially busy in January/February with Chilean tourists. The rest of the year it has the charm of a small town, jet all the advantages of a functioning touristic infrastructure, e.g. good public transportation, which lacks in other parts of the south. Pucon has about 20.000 inhabitants, 14.000 in town, the rest in the surrounding communities.
Several weeks Spanish Courses or city combinations where you study Spanish in Pucon and Santiago or Bariloche, Spanish course including accommodation or seasonal offers for Spanish courses.
*Our prices are in CLP, prices in USD may change with mayor changes in exchange rate, please inquire.**prices may change in high season Dec-Feb
Meanwhile our team still works on the video presentation you can enjoy the most beautiful video ever made about our amazing country.
A clip by two ex-students, Ben and Michelle with stunning footage of Pucon, the nature, the volcano. Their teacher Paty singing along.