The 6th South America sub-regional gathering has taken place as an online meeting on Saturday 29 October 2022 at 10:00 AM Argentina time instead of a physical gathering. The physical Gathering itself had been cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances.
The local Guild “Los Angeles” belonging to the Scouts y Guias Adultos de Chile are proud to announce the first preliminary information about the 6th South America Sub-Regional Gathering. “Los Angeles 2022” awaits you with open arms to try to strengthen the South America subregion and to strengthen the bonds of Fellowship and mutual collaboration, tending to “leave this world a little better”. Los Ángeles in the province of Biobío was founded on May 26, 1739 and is currently the six fastest growing city in Chile. It is located 520 kilometers south of Santiago and 127 kilometers from Concepción.
When: 29 October – 1 November 2022. (NB: The Host Committee has arranged lodging for the night of 28 October inclusive a snack for only US$15 per person).
Where: Los Ángeles, Bío, Bío, Chile
Venue: Sports and Retirement complex "Verbo Divino" sector Huaqui, Bío Bío, Los Ángeles
Theme: For life and biodiversity
Registration/accommodation costs per person: double room US$350, single room US$460. This includes accommodation for 3 nights, meals and tour to the National Park and the event kit.
Logo explanation: On the logo there is a Chilean pine (Araucaria Araucana), a native tree in the high Andes of Chile, in the Biobio and Araucania region
Deadline registration: 10 May 2022
First payment should be done before May 27 and the second installment before July 20. If the first payment is after May 27, you must pay the total value of US$350 (US$460).
Cancellation policy: If you cancel before June 30, 80% of the value paid to date will be refunded, less transaction costs. If you cancel before July 30 – 50% refund less transaction costs and after July 30 no refund.
How to get there: At the International Airport of Santiago de Chile (Arturo Merino Benitez Airport) the bus company "Tur Bus" provides the transfer service from the airport to the busterminal, where you can board your pre-booked bus bound for Los Angeles (duration of the trip is 6 hours). For this reason we suggest to organize your arrival flights to Santiago the early morning of 28th until 3 PM so that you board the bus with destinatination Los Angeles from 4 PM.
How to return: Departure from Los Angeles will be after lunch at 3 PM, so please schedule your departure flights from Chile from 01:00 AM on November 01 and remember that the trip to Santiago also take at least 6 hours.