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Wechu Tours Chile

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Wechu tours, personalised guided trekking with an English guide (Oliver Widdaker), based in Santiago, Chile. Some of the highest mountains in the Andes are visible from the routes where we will take you. We specialise in taking people where other...more
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Reviewed 5 October 2018

We had an excellent time with Oliver over Christmas. Oliver chose and tailored a beautiful hike for our fitness and experience level (i.e. Rockies) in Santiago. The hike wasn't crowded, felt more like a local hike, was an excellent workout, and had great views. Being...More

Thank Caroline W
Reviewed 2 October 2018

I traveled to Santiago by myself and was looking for a difficult and moderately priced experience, I found Wechu Tours to be the best option because Oliver was flexible with timing and customized the trip. Just send Oliver an email and he can work with...More

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Oli W, Owner at Wechu Tours Chile, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Glad you enjoyed it.. fun times. Especially running all the way back! Good luck on your half Marathon, I think it will feel easier than the route we did.. Thanks for the great review. Oli

Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

I had a great day on this hike. The views were absolutely amazing and the guide takes you on a trail were you get to see some amazing views of the mountains and the amazing city of santiago. Overall a great tour and a must...More

Thank Kyron M
Oli W, Owner at Wechu Tours Chile, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

The Kyron, it was a good day out, especially after the rainfall the views were spot on.. Hope all is well!

Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

This was a great experience! Wechu tours was knowledgeable and knew exactly what trail to take and how the conditions could affect our day. It was an 8-10 mile hike with great views of Santiago and the Andes. If you want more of an outdoor...More

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Oli W, Owner at Wechu Tours Chile, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Hey Brandon, thanks for the awesome review. It was a great day, hope Patagonia has been amazing for you. Give me a shout when you're back... Oli

Reviewed 6 August 2018

I'm not normally one for writing reviews, but having spent two days with Oliver at Wechu trekking in the mountains on the edge of Santiago I feel compelled to recommend his services. This is guiding of the top order - professional, exciting and fun. The...More

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Oli W, Owner at Wechu Tours Chile, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

We certainly did have 2 amazing days. I won't forget the Condors for a while, they were flying so close. Thanks for giving me such a great review. When you return get in touch! As will I when I visit the UK.. Thanks again, Oli

Reviewed 9 May 2018

Oliver was a great guide: he kept in touch with us before the day and met us very promptly on the morning. We had interesting conversations as we climbed the mountain. We were SO grateful to have found him as there is no way we...More

Thank Sophie K
Oli W, Owner at Wechu Tours Chile, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Glad you guys enjoyed your hike, the pain the next day is what tells you that you put effort in the day before. It's always a pleasure to share the mountains I know and love with others. Hope all is well, Oli

Reviewed 14 April 2018

No doubt, this hiking tour is worth every penny. We went on a one-day hike to up to the San Francisco Glacier. We had a fantastic day with stunning views, nice pace of the walk, tasty lunch at a scenic spot by the lake. For...More

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Oli W, Owner at Wechu Tours Chile, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

It was a pleasure to meet you guys, we were lucky with the weather and certainly missed the crowds. The early start pays off let in the day.. Hope you guys are well. Oli

Reviewed 6 April 2018

Went into the mountains with Oliver for two days. Wonderful experience. Oliver is a great guide: very considerate, professional, and kind. When I would be back again in Santiago, he is the person I would call to do another hike.

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Reviewed 24 March 2018

We were only in the Santiago area for two days and wanted to make the very most of it - SO glad we found our saviour Oli!!!! My parents are from British Columbia and had been touring Chile for a few weeks, while my son...More

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oliver w, Owner at Wechu Tours Chile, responded to this reviewResponded 25 March 2018

Thanks so much for your kind review!!! it was amazing to share time with you all, such nice family.. I will never forget those Condors low flying towards us hahaha! I will be in touch when I reach Canada for sure. A big hug to...More

Reviewed 28 February 2018

Couldn't recommend Oliver more. On my first day in Santiago, Oliver led me up Cerro Provincia. Transportation was great (we were dropped off at a bus stop, then took a bus to the base of the trailhead - super easy) and the hike was even...More

Thank Frank S
oliver w, Owner at Wechu Tours Chile, responded to this reviewResponded 25 March 2018

Thanks Frank, I am glad you had a great time!!! It was fun, especially to see you reach the summit of Cerro Provincia an run back down!! Not many people have what it take s to make it... Hope all is well and I will...More

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