Discover Chile with Pacific Horticulture Society

November 1-12, 2018

Torres del Paine. Photo: Christopher Michel

Torres del Paine. Photo: Christopher Michel

Chile: Gardens, Wine, Forests, & Glaciers. Immerse yourself in the natural beauty of this South American gem as we explore botanical gardens, national parks, and the native and endemic flora in private reserves. Bookings for this tour are now open; registration information and itinerary details here.

Sheets of annual patas de guanaco (Calandrinia litoralis and Cistanthe longiscapa), yellow and pink respectively, along the road south of Bahia Inglesa. Author’s photographs

Sheets of annual patas de guanaco (Calandrinia litoralis and Cistanthe longiscapa), yellow and pink respectively, along the road south of Bahia Inglesa. Photo: Kathy Musial

Our last trip to Chile was a 2011 tour led by former PHS board member Kathy Musial. Enjoy this piece, Chilean Adventure: Excerpts from a Travel Diary, from the PHS archives.

Pehuén or monkey puzzle trees (Araucaria araucana) in Parque Nacional Nahuelbuta

Pehuén or monkey puzzle trees (Araucaria araucana) in Parque Nacional Nahuelbuta. Photo: Kathy Musial


Other tour 2018 tour bookings remain open for New Zealand (November), Denver, and Santa Fe (both July). For tour descriptions and registration information, visit our tour page.