Santiago City Stopover

From Santiago to Santiago
  • Chile
  • Custom
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Tour Description

Fall in love with Santiago and Valparaiso on this city stopover. Learn of Santiago's rich history, take in the beautiful architecture and public spaces. Head out to Casablanca Valley to sample the wonderful local wines this region is famous for, then continue to the coast to enjoy the stunning coastal city of Valparaiso. Explore the hilly streets and fabulous street art of this bohemian port city, Valparaiso.

 

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Explore Santiago and learn about its history and culture

Sample wine in Santiago's well known wine valleys

Visit Valparaiso, one of the most colourful cities in South America

Tour Itinerary

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Day 1
Santiago

On arrival into Santiago you will be met and transferred to your hotel.
Santiago, Chile’s capital and largest city, lies in a valley surrounded by the snow-capped mountains of the Andes and the Chilean Coastal Range. Founded in 1541, Santiago has been Chile’s capital since colonial times.
Overnight in Santiago

Day 2
Santiago

Experience a Santiago city panoramic tour; Visit both the old and new areas of the city. Highlights include the Plaza de Armas, the city's central square and the heart of the city’s old colonial core. The Plaza de Armas is home to the beautiful 18th century Metropolitan Cathedral, the early 19th century Royal Court Palace that houses the Natural History Museum and the Central Post Office. We will have the opportunity to walk through some of the most traditional streets and neighbourhoods. Visit Cerro Santa Lucia, the hill on which Santiago was founded, now a park with fountains and stairs leading to a fort and panoramic viewpoint across the city.

Rest of the day at leisure to relax or explore more of the city.
Overnight in Santiago

Day 3
Santiago

This morning travel to the Casablanca Valley, famous for its many wineries and towns full of Chilean traditions. Vines were first planted here in the mid 1980’s and the area is known for its cool climate white wines, most notably Sauvignon Blanc and Chardonnay, as well as Pinot Noir. Enjoy a premium wine tasting before continuing on to Valparaiso.

Valparaiso is a historic port and the cultural capital of Chile with festivals every year and a number of street artists and musicians. Its charming, picturesque and colourful houses are set on cobblestone alleyways in the hills that surround the city, creating a natural amphitheatre. A short drive along the coast will allow us to have a perfect view of the hills and the city. We walk around the town to discover hidden treasures such as art galleries, small cafes, breweries and the house of the famous Chilean Poet, Pablo Neruda.
Overnight in Santiago



Day 4
Santiago Depart

Depart Santiago anytime. Transfer to Santiago Airport is Included

What’s Included

Accommodation
  • Included Copy 20 3 nights accommodation in standard hotels
  • Included Copy 31 Hotel upgrades available
Food
  • Included Copy 20 Breakfast daily, and other meals as outlined in the included sightseeing tours
Fees & Services
  • Included Copy 20 All transfers on a private basis
  • Included Copy 20 Sightseeing on a shared basis as outlined in the tour itinerary with English speaking guides
Transportation
Land, Air, Ship, Train ...

Activities

  • Included Winery tour
  • Included Valparaiso tour
  • Included Santiago Panoramic tour
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Duration

4 days

Price from

$624 USD

Per person, twin share

Daily departures
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