Are you ready to embark on a journey that will ignite your sense of wonder and immerse you in the untamed beauty of one of the world’s last wilderness frontiers? At KMS Travel, we invite you to unleash your adventurous spirit and experience the thrill of fly-fishing in the heart of Chilean Patagonia, a land of unspoiled magnificence and unmatched serenity.
At KMS Travel, we have crafted exceptional fly-fishing programs from the southernmost region of Tierra del Fuego to the hidden gems of Llanada Grande and Futaleufú, among others, each fly-fishing adventure is designed to create lasting memories.
Our expert guides will lead you to the best spots for an unforgettable fly-fishing experience. Whether you seek the challenge of catching Rainbow, Brown, Sea or Fontinalis trouts, among others, or the thrill of pursuing elusive Chinook or Atlantic salmon, our programs are tailored to cater to your angling aspirations. All our programs offer all-inclusive services, ensuring your comfort and peace of mind throughout the adventure. From handpicked accommodations to gourmet meals inspired by local flavors, every detail is carefully curated to elevate your fly-fishing experience to new heights.
Unveil the allure of KMS Travel’s exclusive fly-fishing program in the captivating wilderness of Tierra del Fuego, at the edge of the world in southernmost Patagonian lands. Reel in trophy-worthy Fontinalis, Rainbow, Fario, Steelhead, Sea Trout, and Coho and Chinook Salmon with the serene beauty of the Patagonian landscape.
Fishing Season: November 1st to March 15th, ensuring optimal angling conditions.
All of our programs include:
Indulge in the epitome of fly-fishing in Llanada Grande, cradled along the captivating Puelo River. Our expert guides lead you to pristine waters teeming with trophy trout and salmon varieties. Immerse yourself in breathtaking landscapes, discover tranquility in cozy accommodations, and forge everlasting memories as an angler in this Patagonian haven.
Fishing Season: October 15th to December 20th and February 1st to May 15th.
All of our programs include:
Immerse yourself in KMS Travel’s exclusive fly-fishing program in the captivating wilderness of Futaleufú, nestled in pristine Palena Province in Patagonia. Traverse one of the world’s most sought-after fly-fishing destinations. Our expertly designed program pairs the exhilaration of landing trophy-worthy Fontinalis, Rainbow, Fario, Steelhead, Sea Trout, and Coho Salmon with the serene allure of Patagonian landscapes.
Fishing Season: November 1st to April 30th, offering prime angling opportunities.
All of our programs include:
Fly-fishing is not just a sport for us; it is a mesmerizing art that connects us to the heart of nature. Here are the top 5 reasons why Chile is your ultimate destination for an unforgettable fly-fishing experience:
Embark on a fly-fishing odyssey in Chile’s diverse waterways, where an astonishing array of fish species, including Rainbow, Brown, Fario, and Fontinalis trout, as well as Chinook salmon, awaits your bait. From pristine rivers that wind through majestic landscapes to picturesque lakes reflecting the Patagonian sky, you’ll have an unparalleled wealth of angling opportunities to explore, ensuring every cast carries the promise of a new and thrilling adventure.
Chile’s Diverse Waters: A world of fish species, from Rainbow and Brown trout to Chinook salmon, for thrilling adventures.
Exclusive Access: Fish without the crowds: personal, uninterrupted experience.
One of the most cherished features of fly-fishing in Chile is the exclusivity you’ll enjoy. Say goodbye to waiting in queues or sharing fishing spots with others. With KMS Travel, you’ll have “front-line tickets” to these pristine waters, ensuring your fishing experience is personal and uninterrupted.
Our seasoned guides are your key to unlocking the hidden secrets of Chilean Patagonia. Their unmatched knowledge of the region’s waters, wildlife, and culture guarantees an enriching and rewarding adventure. Plus, our top-notch infrastructure of boats and guides ensures you have everything you need for a seamless fishing journey.
Expert Guides: Unlock Chilean Patagonia’s secrets with our seasoned guides and top-notch infrastructure.
Chile’s Outdoors: Diverse landscapes and wildlife encounters for an unforgettable adventure.
Chile consistently ranks as a world-class adventure destination, and fly-fishing is just the beginning. Admire the wild landscapes, and indulge in unparalleled wildlife encounters. Your journey with KMS Travel extends beyond fishing to an all-encompassing adventure. Chile’s diverse landscapes also play host to remarkable wildlife. From penguins and pumas in the south to flamingos and llamas in the north, prepare for unforgettable fauna encounters. Whether it’s hiking in the Andes or kayaking through fjords, every moment promises an adrenaline rush in paradise.
Immerse yourself in the heart of Chilean culture. Engage with warm locals, experience traditions, and discover the vibrant heritage that makes Chile unique. Chile’s reputation as a wine country is well-deserved. Savor exquisite wines as you explore vineyards or any other territory against stunning backdrops, combining adventure with culture. Culinary Delights: Indulge in a culinary journey like no other. From fresh seafood to diverse flavors, Chilean cuisine is a gastronomic adventure you won’t forget.
Chilean Adventure: Culture, Wine, and Culinary Delights Await.
Sustainable Adventure: Preserve Chile’s beauty for generations to come with our eco-conscious commitment.
Our dedication to sustainability and responsible tourism ensures that your fly-fishing adventure has a positive impact. Our release policies guarantee that these breathtaking fishing treasures remain intact for generations to come, preserving the natural beauty that drew you to Chile in the first place.
At KMS, we are your gateway to unforgettable fly-fishing adventures in the virgin wilderness of Chilean Patagonia. We are passionate adventure enthusiasts and fly-fishing experts who have crafted exceptional programs for you to enjoy the captivating beauty of the region… and more.
With a legacy of excellence in adventure tourism, we take immense pride in being recognized as the premier experts in crafting exceptional fly-fishing programs in Chilean Patagonia. We are members of the prestigious Adventure Travel Trade Association (ATTA), Latin American Travel Association (LATA), and registered with local National Board SERNATUR and Guild of Tourism Companies, FEDETUR. We have also been humbled with consecutive nominations to the World Travel Awards in the Destination Management Company categories, and our journey has been gracefully documented by the adventure travel press. Chile is an adventure travel powerhouse, consistently recognized as the world’s leading destination.
If you are travelling from the US, there are direct flights from New York, Miami, Dallas, Atlanta, Houston, Miami, and Los Angeles.
If you are departing from Europe, direct flights are available from Madrid, Barcelona, Paris, Amsterdam, and London.
KMS Travel offers a range of fly-fishing programs in Chilean Patagonia, catering to all skill levels. Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced angler, we have tailored programs that promise an unforgettable fishing experience.
Our fly-fishing programs cover various pristine spots in Chilean Patagonia, including (but not limited to):
KMS Travel takes care of all the logistics for you. Depending on the specific location, we will arrange either private transportation or a combination of flights and ground transfers to get you to your chosen fishing destination seamlessly.
Absolutely! Our fly-fishing programs are designed to accommodate participants of all skill levels, including beginners. Our expert guides will provide instruction and guidance to ensure that you have a fantastic experience, regardless of your prior fishing experience.
Our programs do not include gear, so don’t forget to bring your favourite equipment, appropriate clothing for various weather conditions, polarized sunglasses, and any personal items you might need.
September to May. The best time for fly-fishing in Chilean Patagonia is during the austral spring (September to November) and austral fall (March to May). These seasons offer the most pleasant weather and excellent fishing conditions.
Absolutely! While our programs are tailored for fishing enthusiasts, non-fishing partners are more than welcome to join. They can enjoy the stunning landscapes, engage in various activities, or simply relax and immerse themselves in the natural beauty of Patagonia.
Chilean Patagonia is home to an abundant and diverse range of fish species. Some of the most sought-after fish you can expect to catch during our fly-fishing programs include
Salmon Species: Chinook Salmon (King Salmon) and Coho Salmon.
Trout Species: Brown Trout, Rainbow Trout, Brook Fontinalis Trout, and Sea Trout.
Yes, a valid fishing license is required for all participants. KMS Travel will provide the necessary permits before your trip, ensuring a smooth and hassle-free experience.
Absolutely! KMS Travel promotes and encourages responsible fishing practices, including catch-and-release, to preserve the delicate ecological balance of the Patagonian waters. While catch-and-release is encouraged, in some locations and depending on the specific program, you may be allowed to keep a limited number of fish for consumption. However, this is subject to local fishing regulations and will be discussed with you before your fishing trip.
Chile follows Chile Standard Time (CLT), which is usually 3 hours behind Greenwich Mean Time (GMT-3). This time zone provides a seamless experience for travelers from the northern hemisphere, offering a convenient overlap of schedules for communication and planning.
Moreover, Chile’s opposite seasonality compared to the northern hemisphere means that while it’s summer in Chile, it’s winter up north and vice versa. This opens up a unique opportunity for those seeking a break from their local climate. While winter might be keeping you indoors, it’s the perfect time to escape to Chile’s Patagonia for unparalleled fly-fishing adventures in the midst of its fishing season. This opposite seasonal alignment allows you to make the most of your time in a different part of the world and indulge in your passion even when conditions back home might not be as favorable.
Chile is a captivating country nestled in South America, tracing its path along the continent’s western edge. Its geographical diversity spans from the arid expanse of the Atacama Desert in the north to the awe-inspiring fjords and glaciers that grace the southern landscapes. Our fly-fishing program takes you on a journey through the heart of Chilean Patagonia and the expansive southern region. Chilean Patagonia stretches along the southernmost part of Chile, covering a vast area of approximately 240,000 square miles. Its borders are defined by the Pacific Ocean to the west, the Andes Mountains to the east, and the Strait of Magellan to the south.
The region is characterized by its dramatic and diverse landscapes, including towering snow-capped peaks, vast grasslands, ancient forests, pristine rivers, and awe-inspiring glaciers. Within Chilean Patagonia, several renowned national parks, such as Torres del Paine, showcase the region’s natural splendour.
The pristine waters of Chilean Patagonia, with their abundance of fish, have made it a revered destination for fly-fishing enthusiasts from around the world. The glacial-fed rivers and crystal-clear lakes offer a haven for trout and salmon, making it a paradise for anglers seeking a truly unique fishing experience.