This revised and updated edition offers comprehensive recommendations and listings. Chile has lakes, forests, volcanoes, Mediterranean style countryside, vineyards, orchards, lively cities, peaceful beaches and deserts. This handbook includes coverage of the Chilean Pacific Islands including Easter Island and offers practical listings of all accommodation, restaurants, and everything else the visitor needs, whether travelling in a group or independently. A special feature on adventure sports from climbing volcanoes in the Lake District to mountain biking in the Parque Nacional Huerquehue, even sea kayaking and rafting is also included. A special feature on planning the trip and suggested itineraries is included plus critical listings of the best and most interesting places to stay, eat, drink and party. The guide also offers detailed accounts of off-the-beaten track destinations. A section on basic Spanish for visitors is included.