Chile travel

Huaso (Cowboy) Festival of Olmue

This emblematic festival to celebrate Chile’s culture and history attracts representatives of different styles of national folklore, as well as artists invited from other countries, such as Argentina, Peru, and Bolivia. Every year the mythical El Patagual Park is covered with Chilean rural culture and is transformed into a stage for honoring traditional music through a contest involving specific themes, and where composer, singers, and stand-up comedians show the best of Chile’s folkloric roots.

How to get there

From Santiago you can get there by bus or car by taking Route 5 North. From Valparaíso there are buses and trains that have daily departures.


Olmué, Chile