7 days in Maule Region Itinerary

7 days in Maule Region Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Maule Region trip planner

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Talca
— 3 nights
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Constitucion
— 3 nights
Drive

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Talca

— 3 nights
Although it provided the setting for the signing of the Chilean declaration of independence in 1818, Talca has lost some of its political power and luster over the years.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Talca: Parque Nacional Radal Siete Tazas (in Molina), Reserva Nacional Altos de Lircay (in San Clemente) and Catedral (in Linares). There's much more to do: admire the natural beauty at Jardin botanico de la Universidad de Talca, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Talca, stop by KUK Artesanias y Souvenirs, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Mercado Central Municipal de Talca.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, use the Talca trip planner.

In June in Talca, expect temperatures between 53°F during the day and 38°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Constitucion.

Things to do in Talca

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Wildlife

Side Trips

Constitucion

— 3 nights
Constitución is a city and commune of Talca Province, Maule Region, Chile. Get out of town with these interesting Constitucion side-trips: Arcos de Calan (in Pelluhue), Reserva Nacional Federico Albert (in Chanco) and Lago Vichuquen (in Vichuquen). There's still lots to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Piedra de la Iglesia, admire nature's extreme beauty at Putu Sand Dunes, and shop like a local with Mercado de Constitucion.

For traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Constitucion trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by car from Talca to Constitucion takes 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Constitucion

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Shopping

Side Trips

Maule Region travel guide

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National Parks · Landmarks · Bodies of Water
The VII Maule Region is one of Chile's 15 first order administrative divisions. Its capital is Talca. The region derives its name from the Maule River which, running westward from the Andes, bisects the region and spans a basin of about 20,600 km2. The Maule river is of considerable historic interest because, among other reasons, it marked the southern limits of the Inca Empire.Geography and ecologyThe region covers an area of 30296sqkm and is bordered on the west by the Pacific Ocean; on the east by the Argentine Republic; on the north by the O'Higgins Region, and on the south by the Bío-Bío Region. There are a number of flora and fauna species present in Maule. For example, the endangered Chilean Wine Palm is found in a very limited distribution that includes the Maule Region. The limited distribution Nothofagus allesandri is also found in the region.DemographyAccording to the 2002 census the population of the region was 908,097. With one third of its population living in rural areas, Maule has a greater proportion of rural inhabitants than any other region of Chile.

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