Around 4,000 people call Chaiten in Los Lagos home.
Chaiten is situated approximately 720 miles (1159 kilometers) south of Mendoza and 660 miles (1062 kilometers) south of Santiago, the national capital.
Relax amid the bird song and blooms at one or two of the picturesque parks of the area. Two of the most visited parks and gardens are Chaiten Volcano and the Pumalin Park. You may also want to take the kids to Corcovado Volcano and the popular Michinmahuida Volcano.