Puerto Ingeniero Ibáñez
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Extreme Sport in a Culture
Jineteada gaucha or doma gaucha is a traditional sport in the gaucho culture of Argentina, Paraguay, Uruguay, and southern parts of Chile. The objective is for the rider to stay on an untamed horse for a specified time, 6 to 15 seconds, depending on the category. This is a fantastic place to enjoy this sport and have some traditional dishes (be ready to eat excellent meat) , and is next to the second largest lake of South America ,Lago General Carrera with a beautiful tone of color. Pto Ibañez in located just one Hour driving east from Coyhaique , Chile . Take Bus , rent a car or hitch hike is easy. People in this South side of Chile are very friendly and easy going . This Sport happen mostly in the Spring , Summer and Fall .
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