WHAT IS THE HUILO HUILO BIOLOGICAL RESERVE?
Nestled in the heart of the Chilean Patagonian Forest and surrounded by the majestic Andes Mountains, the Huilo Huilo Biological Reserve is born, a unique project in the world for its commitment to the conservation of natural heritage and local culture. We invite you to a fascinating trip through the wonders of our magical Reserve and to know our commitment in the areas of Sustainable Tourism, Foundation and Territory.
Huilo Huilo is a Reserve under private protection, founded in the year 2000, its objective is to preserve nature and local culture, an e ort supported by local communities, organizations, and the public sector. Huilo Huilo is also a project intended as a means of reconverting the land, resources, and providing an alternative way of life for people who have spent their lives and made a living logging. The area has now become nature Reserve focused on conservation and ecotourism.
The Reserve is in the XIV Region of Los Rios, in the South of Chile. Part of the territory is in the townships of Panguipulli and Futrono, adjacent to the towns of Neltume, Puerto Fuy and the National Reserve Mocho- Choshuenco. From a geo-environmental perspective, Huilo Huilo is in the Valdivian eco-region and the UNESCO Biosphere Reserve of Temperate Rainforests of the Austral Andes. Huilo Huilo organizes its activities based on three fundamental pillars: Conservation, Community Integration, and Sustainable Tourism. The Reserve is open to visit throughout the entire year.