- Duration 4 days
- Code ESC004
If you want to get to visit Santiago and its cosmopolitan architecture, this program is for you! Visit downtown, the wonderful South Pacific Coast, Valparaíso, Viña del Mar, become part of chilean culture in the more picturesque and modern corners of this emerging South American City.
Day 1: Arrival to Santiago de Chile
Once you arrive to Santiago de Chile, we will be waiting for you at the Arturo Merino Benitez International Airport to take you to your hotel.
Throughout our tour we will invite you to get to know today’s Santiago, a cosmopolitan city that mixes the old and the modern. We will learn about the origin of the city, and see emblematic places like the Plaza de Armas, the cathedral, the central post office and the municipal government building. Our trip will continue to the Palacio de Gobierno and we will have the opportunity to walk through some traditional streets and neighborhood. Afterwards we will head over to the east, where we will see the modern buildings and how they are transforming the city. We will end the tour at a crafts store called Artesanías Piedras Australes, where we will appreciate, together with a Pisco Sour, some beautiful lapis lazuli pieces.
Day 3: Valparaíso y Viña del Mar
Our “Garden City," Viña del Mar, will captivate us with is architecture, its streets, palaces and the Quinta de Vergara. We will visit the coast and see Valparaiso, a city whose origins date back to the 1536. This city has been declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is the seat of the legislative branch. It is a magical city with picturesque lifts, colorful neighborhoods and unique and unforgettable landscapes. To finish, we will visit the Plaza Sotomayor and the port, where we will have the option to take a boat tour around the Valparaiso Bay.
Day 4: Free day in Santiago
Because we also know that you would like to tour Santiago your own way, we leave you one day to go shopping, visit a park or a museum.
At the agreed time we will come and pick you up at the Santiago Airport to finish your stay at the cosmopolitan Metropolitan Region.
The program includes:
• 3 nights accommodation at the selected hotel.
• Historical and contemporary Santiago City tour
• Full-day tour around Viña del Mar and Valparaiso (includes lunch, tickets to the museum, and boat tour around the Bay of Valparaiso)
• Airport/hotel transfer.
Does not include:
• Airfare and anything that is not mentioned.
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