Visit Valparaiso, one of the most important cities in Chile, declared World Heritage by Unesco. We wil visit Cerro Alegre, Cerro Concepción and the most emblematic points of the city to know its traditions, history and architecture.
- Departure: 15:00
- Duration: 3 hours
- Pickup / Dropoff: In Sotomayor Square Valparaíso, Frontis of the National Council of Culture.
What you will visit:
- 1 Valparaíso
The tour begins at 3:00 pm in the Sotomayor square of Valparaíso and we walk on foot the most emblematic places of the city.
Valparaiso has the form of a natural amphitheater facing the sea and is characterized by its hills populated with colorful houses with a disorderly harmony and with a cultural heritage embodied in its architecture and traditions.
In this tour we are going to visit Cerro Alegre and Cerro Concepción with its walks, viewpoints and alleys that are full of stories of foreign immigrants who arrived in Valparaiso when this port was considered the "jewel of the Pacific" before the opening of the Panama Canal.
We also visit the historical center of Valparaíso, where we can find the Plaza Echaurren and La Matriz, declared Patrimony by Unesco.
Also on this tour we are going to use local public transport called Trolebus, a rolling heritage that is unique in Chile and has become the second oldest service in South America in operation since 1952. We are also going up the lifts of the port that are heritage with more than one Century of existence.
18:00 hours: We finish the tour in Valparaíso at the same meeting point, Sotomayor Square.
- PhysicalVery low
- CulturalVery high
- NatureVery low
- Guide of local tourism Spanish / English
- Tickets of 2 lifts
- 1 tickets of Trolley bus
- Everything not mentioned.
Bring sunscreen, slippers, sun hat, camera.