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Biblioteca Regional - Other Activity Coyhaique - Chile

Coyhaique’s Biblioteca Regional is a beautiful new building with all the usual services of a library: books and free internet use (20 minutes). But the one in Coyhaique have some special features. One is the Rincón de Andinismo Gino Buscaini. This multi-lingual collection specializes in books on climbing and hiking in the Patagonia, and includes technical manuals, expedition guides, nature handbooks and topic-specific magazines. Also, check out the library’s cultural agenda to see what movies, readings or other events are on the week’s bill.

Cochrane 233
Coyhaique, Chile

Other Activity Types:
Culture center

Getting There
The library is a half-block from the Plaza de Armas.

Travel Tips: At times movies are also shown at the Alianza Francesa (Moraleda 67, Tel.: 21-1596, E-mail: and the Cine Municipal de Coyhaique (Cochrane, between the Plaza and Bilbao).

Price Description: Free.

Relative price: Budget

Open Hours from:Monday-Friday 10 a.m., Saturday 10 a.m.

Open Hours to:Monday-Friday 8 p.m., Saturday 2 p.m.

Travel Skills: None

Visit the Museo Regional or take a walk around town to one of the several viewpoints (miradores) and monuments. Hike, trek, birdwatch or mountain climb in Reserva Nacional Coyhaique, Reserva Nacional Río Simpson or Monumento Natural Dos Lagunas. In winter, go cross-country skiing or snowshoeing, or get in a day of skiing at Centro de Ski el Fraile. Raft or kayak the Simpson and Paloma Rivers or go fishing.

Currencies accepted
Chilean Peso

Contact Information:
Phone: 23-2433

Here are other activities in and around Coyhaique that may be of interest: Fishing,

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