If you want to get to know Santiago during the winter season and seize all the activities that the city and its surroundings have to offer, this is the ideal program. Walk around Santiago and Valparaíso, learn how to ski, visit the famous El Yeso Reservoir and enjoy the wines on a tour of the Concha y Toro Vineyard.

Day 1: Santiago

Transfer: Airport Hotel in Santiago

City tour around Santiago

  • Departure: 09:00
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Pickup / Dropoff: Hotel in Santiago

In this city tour you will know the most important of Santiago: the historic center of the capital and the most modern area that has acquired great financial and commercial importance.

Live the experience of delving into the culture of this city framed by the Andes Mountains, and get to know its main places of interest and its most told stories. Our City Tour will take you to the Plaza de Armas, the historic center of Santiago; Providencia, a sector that concentrates important residential and commercial areas; Bicentennial Park, one of the most important parks in the metropolitan region; and ends at the Central Historic Market of Santiago, a unique opportunity to enjoy seafood.
 
  • Physical
    Very low
  • Cultural
    Very high

Day 2: Valle Nevado

Ski day in Valle Nevado + Classes directed with transfers

  • Departure: 07:30
  • Duration: Full day
  • Pickup / Dropoff: Hotel in Santiago

Come ski to Valle Nevado, the largest winter center in South America, located in the middle of the Andes mountain range. The ski day includes ticket for all day, lease of equipment and classes in case of being a beginner.

We wait at 7:30 am at your hotel in Santiago. Then we go to Valle Nevado, the largest winter center in South America, located 50 kilometers from the capital.

There are currently 44 tracks for all levels, 17 lifts, restaurants and hotels. The Ski day program includes a ski ticket for the whole day, equipment rental and classes for beginners.

16:00: End of the tour and return to your hotel in Santiago.

  • Physical
    Medium
  • Cultural
    Very low
  • Nature
    Very high

Day 3: Viña del Mar - Santiago - Valparaíso

City tour through Valparaíso and Viña del Mar

  • Departure: 09:00
  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Pickup / Dropoff: Hotel en Santiago

Come to know Valparaíso and Viña del Mar, the most important cities of the Chilean coast. Know their hills, architecture and all the Coastal history that goes back to the year 1536

We will pick you up at your hotel in Santiago at 7:20 AM to travel to the Central Coast. The first visit will be to the city of Valparaíso, declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site, with a walk through Cerro Alegre where you will find Sotomayor Square and its important seaport.

We will also visit the city of Viña del Mar, with a stop at its famous Flower Clock. We will take advantage of the free time to have lunch and then make a stop at the beach to dip our feet in the Pacific Ocean.

We will be back at your hotel by 7:00 PM.

  • Physical
    Very low
  • Cultural
    Very high
  • Nature
    Medium

Day 4: Santiago - Cajón del Maipo

Tour to El Yeso reservoir

  • Departure: 06:30
  • Duration: 11 hours
  • Includes: Breakfast, Boxlunch
  • Pickup / Dropoff: Hotel in Santiago

Enjoy this walk through the El Yeso reservoir, an oasis of peace in the Cajon del Maipo, located a few kilometers from Santiago, at the foot of the Andes mountain range.

We will leave from your hotel in Santiago at around 6.30 AM, to travel to the Cajon del Maipo, a sector located just 75 kilometers southeast of Santiago, in the middle of the Andes.

Our first stop will be in the town of San José de Maipo, where we will stop, so that those who wish may take an exquisite local breakfast. Then we will continue with a panoramic visit through the town and continue towards the Tinoco Tunnel, declared a National Historical Monument that holds incredible local paranormal stories.

On our way to El Yeso we will pass through Las Cáscaras Refuge, which in the 1960s served as the camp for the workers who built the reservoir. From there we will have beautiful views towards one of the most emblematic glaciers in the area. After that, we will arrive to our final destination, the beautiful turquoise lagoon framed between mountains, where we will stay to enjoy the views, share a glass of wine, cheese and a delicious sandwich.

At the end of our tour we will take the vehicle that takes us back to Santiago at around 6 pm.

IMPORTANT! Due to the current security conditions in the area, the access to the lagoon is closed at this time (until further notice). This tour has been modified to visit the Laguna del Inca, in the Portillo sector, with very similar characteristics and unique flora and fauna of the Andes mountains. Write to us for more information

  • Physical
    Very low
  • Nature
    Very high

Day 5: Santiago - Farellones

Visit to Farellones Snow Park

  • Departure: 08:00
  • Duration: Full day
  • Pickup / Dropoff: Hotel in Santiago

Panoramic Tour You will visit Farellones, the oldest ski center in South America, and at the same time a town located at 2300 m.s. Then we continue with a visit to Valle Nevado, an impressive and modern ski center located at an altitude of more than 3000 m.s. You will enjoy a day in contact with the snow in a spectacular setting located in the heart of the Cordillera de los Andes

A full day’s tour with a truly unique experience in the Andes. Just an hour outside of Santiago, visit the impressive landscapes of the Andes, where you can find some of the most important ski resorts in the region. We take you there on a beautifully scenic mountain route traveling through lush vegetation and pristine clear water streams. Our first stop is Valle Nevado, the largest wintertime hub in the Southern Hemisphere and the most modern in Chile. We then continue on towards Farellones, the oldest town in the mountains, where you can really appreciate the beauty of the Andes, as well as enjoying the spectacular views of Santiago. There is the option to enjoy lunch in this beautiful setting, take a ride on the scenic chairlift or even dare to have a go at Tubing on the 250 meter long track, all ideal activities for families

  • Physical
    Medium
  • Cultural
    Very low
  • Nature
    Very high

Day 6: Santiago - Viña Concha y Toro

Concha y Toro Winery Tour

  • Departure: 09:00
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Pickup / Dropoff: Hotel in Santiago

The history of the Concha y Toro vineyard began with the first vineyards brought by the Spaniards. This has made it a successful and recognized vineyard not only in Chile, but also in the rest of the world. Complete tour to know the history of this wine.

The adventure will begin at 12:40 pm, the time we will depart from your hotel heading to the Concha y Toro vineyard, located in the southern zone of Santiago, one of the most iconic ones.

You will have the opportunity to taste some of the finest labels of the vineyard, stroll through its gardens, and see the exterior of the old Concha y Toro family estate. Additionally, you will experience the legend of one of its most globally recognized wines, Casillero del Diablo.

After finishing the tour, we will return to your hotel.

  • Cultural
    Very high

Day 7: Transfer to Santiago Airport

Transfer: Hotel Airport in Santiago

Included
  • Transfer from Santiago Airport to the hotel in Santiago - spanish driver
  • Santiago City Tour
  • FD Learn to ski (in Valle Nevado or Colorado)
  • Full Equipment Rental: Ski (boots, poles and skis) or Snowboard (boots and board)
  • Valle Nevado or Colorado Skyline Ticket
  • FD Valparaíso and Viña del Mar with Viña Veramonte
  • Navigation ticket through the bay of Valparaíso
  • Tasting in Viña Veramonte
  • Tour through Cajón del maipo & Embalse de yeso - Picnic on the tour
  • FD Snow park Farellones
  • Viña Concha y Toro
  • Wine tasting
  • Transfer to the hotel in Santiago to Santiago Airport
NOT Included
  • Anything that has not been mentioned previously

Recommendations

IMPORTANT: The transfer only applies to hotels that are located in Las Condes, Santiago Centro, Vitacura y Providencia. If it’s not the case, we will let you know where we will meet, ask when booking.