Vilcún Tourism

Visit Vilcún - Best of Vilcún

Vilcún (Mapudungun for "lizard") is a Chilean town and commune in Cautín Province, Araucanía Region. The town is an important gateway for tourists visiting Conguillío National Park and Llaima volcano. The commune also includes the localities of Cherquenco, San Patricio, General López and Cajón.


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Facts and Stats for Vilcún*

  • Pollution Statistics in Vilcún

    Know the pollution level of Vilcún before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 91.67 (Very High)
    • Water Pollution 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 79.17 (High)
  • Vilcún: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Vilcún for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Vilcún.

    • Burglary and Theft 50 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 50 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 33.33 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 33.33 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 25 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 50 (Moderate)
  • Living in Vilcún - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 69.79 (High)
    • Pollution Index 64.94 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 5.57 (Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Vilcún

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Vilcún

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 6.77 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 41.77 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 66.05 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 49.68 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

* Some of the data on this page is powered by Numbeo