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    Ancud
    Isla Lacao, Chiloé
    Castro, Los Lagos,
    Chile
    Isla Lacao, Chiloé Castro, Los Lagos, Chile
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    Ancud
    Isla Lacao, Chiloé
    Castro, Los Lagos, Chile

    Carolina Fontaine
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    Property details

    • Property type

      Private Islands

    • Status

      Available

    Lacao Island, Chiloe

    The Lacoa Island has a surface area of 83.4 hectares. It is located in the quiet and touristy bay of Caulín, the only island located north of the Great Island of Chiloé, 71 km from Puerto Montt, crossing the Chacao channel and 24 km from the city of Ancud.
    The north side is the highest on the island, bordering a cliff of 14 meters high, with a wide view towards the continental coast, Chacao Channel, Osorno and Calbuco volcanoes and the Pacific Ocean. Towards the south it decreases in height until it reaches sea level, where the sea enters occasionally, according to the tides, this entrance of 6 hectares forms a natural bay that can be transformed into a marina for smaller vessels.
    In the east, south and west of the island we find beaches with gentle slopes and small stones suitable for recreational swimming.
    Lacao Island counts with several types of vegetation, impregnated with usable waters for the irrigation of grasslands and water consumption. On the north side, the coast has petrified larch and high-altitude rock formations. It has a well registered in the General Water Directorate.
    This unique property has great potential in a diversity of areas such as real estate development, tourism, conservation, aquaculture, forestry and agriculture. A few years ago it was used to raise 140 cattle heads for fattening.

    About The Area

    The bay of Caulín and the coast of Isla Lacao offer us a beautiful natural place that shelters a variety of birds which choose this area as a seasonal habitat: flamingos, black-necked swans, herons, arapitos, graters, several kinds of ducks, herons and seagulls that continually flit across the bay. It is a recurring area for those who love bird watching, there is also a small colony of Gamo deer which occassionally allow visitors to spot them. It has an infinity of seafood and fish that the locals extract in this area of abundant fishing.The Chacao Suspension Bridge that will connect the mainland with the Great Chiloe Island is currently under construction, it will be the longest bridge in South America, it is estimated that it will be ready starting 2023. Its access is located just 3 km from Isla Lacao shortening the travel time, by car, to Puerto Montt only 45 minutes.

    Amenities & Features

    • Listing Details
      • Property ID
        P6B7PD
      • Property type
        Private Islands
      • Marketed By
        Chile Sotheby's International Realty
      • Status
        Available
      • Listing Price
        $2,800,000
    • Utilities & Building
      • Lot Size Unit
        Acre(s)
      • Lot Size
        205.1