Chile was once thought to be the ‘dark horse’ of South America, but no more. Tours in Santiago, now a bustling, cultural capital, have soared in popularity in recent years.
SIGHTSEEING AND ACTIVITY TOURS IN AND FROM SANTIAGO
Enjoy this 4-hour tour of Chile’s capital. Santiago is a dynamic city where colonial mansions sit among soaring skyscrapers, where folk art is fashion, and Latin and European cultures intertwine. The city is reinventing itself with arts, nightlife, and restaurants, making this thriving and sophisticated metropolis into the civic, cultural, and historical nucleus of the country.
SANTIAGO CITY WALKING TOUR WITH BEER TASTING
Enjoy a walking tour of Santiago and end it with a draft beer. You will explore every corner of the city and learn about its history and anecdotes that make it one of the best cities in South America. At the end of the tour you will be welcomed with a glass of draft beer at a typical Chilean restaurant.
FULL DAY HIKING TRIP TO EL MORADO HANGING GLACIER: FROM SANTIAGO
Enjoy a full day to El Morado Hanging Glacier and Lagoon.
Located at the heart of the Andes Mountains, you will enjoy breathtaking views, and surroundings of peaks standing at 18,000 feet high. This is a medium difficulty hike including guide, lunch, hotel pickup and drop-off and park fees. It is a small-group hike limited to 6 people so you enjoy personalised attention. In winter when the path is snow capped, we will perform the trip with snow shoes.
EMBALSE EL YESO DAY TRIP: FROM SANTIAGO
Discover the magic of the Andes during your visit to Santiago! The Embalse is one of the best spots of the mountain range.
Disconnect yourself from the busy city and recover your energy. Be ready with your camera to go through a waterfall, a tunnel, a millenarian glacier and the suggestive main town of San Jose de Maipo.
Our professional mountain guides will show you the best of the area and you will have the possibility to taste a delicious cheese and wine at the Ebalse el Yeso. A unique experience and an unforgettable day!
PANORAMIC SANTIAGO BIKE TOUR
Explore Santiago’s main parks and landmarks by mountain bike on this 3-hour tour. In a small group of no more than seven, pedal through the cycle paths and the park paths of Vitacura, Providencia, and Santiago Centro while enjoying the panoramic views offered by the Metropolitan Park, the biggest green area of the city.
HALF DAY ANDES HIKING TOUR: FROM SANTIAGO
Get out of the city and head for one of the hundreds of summits surrounding Santiago on this half-day hiking tour. Test yourself with a challenging trek to the top of Mount Alto del Naranjo. At an altitude of 6,200 feet (1,890 metres), the peak offers panoramic views of the Central Andes, as well as the Chilean capital, Mount Plomo, and Iver Glacier.
KAYAKING DAY TRIP IN THE ANDES: FROM SANTIAGO
Do you know how it would feel paddling at 9200 feet between summits of more than 15000 feet?
Paddle with us around Laguna Del Inca in the heart of the Andes. The lagoon has an amazing emerald water colour and is surrounded by huge, steep peaks. Enjoy views of the highest summit of South America, Aconcagua Mountain (21000 feet).
Are you ready? Take a deep breath and come to discover what’s behind those magnificent mountains!
MAIPO RIVER RAFTING: FROM SANTIAGO
Join this 4-hour tour leaving from your hotel in Santiago and head to El Melocoton and get ready to begin your rafting adventure!
SANTIAGO CENTRE CULTURAL BIKE TOUR
This tour of Santiago will take you to see the cultural highlights of Santiago Centre, like historical monuments, palaces, museums, churches, as well as typical sites in downtown Santiago. Each tour is guided in small groups to guarantee a personalised experience.
COLCHAGUA WINERY DAY TRIP: FROM SANTIAGO
About 80 miles (130 km) south of Santiago lies Colchagua Valley, one of Chile’s largest and best-known wine regions, home to high-profile wineries such as Montes and Viu Manent. Visit these two wineries, or similar alternatives, on this full-day wine tour with a local guide.
Learn about the history of wine making in Colchagua Valley as you enjoy tastings of popular varietals such as malbec, syrah and carmenere. You have the choice to include lunch with the tour, which you’ll enjoy in the town of Santa Cruz. This day trip is limited to eight people, ensuring you enjoy a more personal small-group experience.
SMALL GROUP FULL DAY BIKE TOUR OF SANTIAGO WITH LUNCH
Get a street-level view of Santiago’s historic sites, parks and neighbourhoods on a 7-hour, small-group bicycle tour for one to seven people. This full-day Santiago tour follows bike paths, park lanes, and city streets, and includes lunch at a local restaurant, all equipment, and a visit to the Chilean National Museum of Fine Arts.
DAY TRIP TO CAJON DEL MAIPO FROM SANTIAGO
This 8-hour tour takes you into Cajón Del Maipo, the perfect place to escape from the city and be in the middle of the Andes mountains. In a small group of no more than 13 people, enjoy the natural surroundings, and beautiful panoramas, before indulging in a snack and glass of red wine. Nature lovers have plenty of time to take in the sights.
HIKING TOUR IN LA CAMPANA NATIONAL PARK: FROM SANTIAGO
Follow Darwin´s footsteps who visited “La Campana” National Park in the August of 1834.
Discover this marvelous place, designated by UNESCO as a “Biosphere Reserve” for the protection of the ancient Chilean Palm trees and their abundance of native flora and fauna.
Some palm trees are over 400 years old! Mountain panoramic views and a hike to a 30-metre waterfall.
HALF DAY SMALL GROUP PANORAMIC SANTIAGO TOUR
Santiago is a dynamic, modern city where colonial mansions sit among soaring skyscrapers, where folk art becomes fashion and Latin and European cultures intertwine.
The city is reinventing itself, with arts, nightlife, and restaurant scenes that have never been better, making this thriving and sophisticated metropolis into the civic, cultural, and historical nucleus of the country. Join this four-hour guided tour and discover exactly what makes Santiago the cultural, political and financial centre of Chile.
SANTIAGO CITY HIGHLIGHTS WALKING TOUR
Take a walk through the most popular and traditional spots of Santiago on this 5-hour tour. In a small group of no more than 15, hear stories and anecdotes about the Chilean capital, which was founded by Don Pedro de Valdivia in 1541 and has become one of Latin America’s most exciting cities. Get to know the city by exploring its markets, architecture, and historic sites.
SNOWBOARD LESSON WITH LUNCH AND TRANSPORT: FROM SANTIAGO
Enjoy snowboard classes from professional snowboarders in Valle Nevado. Your tour includes transportation, equipment, classes, lunch and photos/videos. The classes are positioned very carefully, of extremely high quality, comfortable, safe, informative and tailored to your needs. You will gain a greater appreciation of the sport. It can be personal or group tour.
PRIVATE FULL DAY SANTIAGO EXPERIENCE WITH LUNCH
This Santiago experience includes an extended city tour with a visit to two of the most important hills in the area, Santa Lucia and San Cristobal, complete with funicular ride. This 10-hour tour will visit the financial district, including a trip to the top of the highest building in Latin America.
Also included is a lunch of 3 dishes with drinks. You’ll also have a choice of visiting Santa Rita, Concha y Toro or Undurraga Vineyard. All this in the comfort of an air-conditioned van, accompanied your own private guide.
PRIVATE TOUR: SANTIAGO AT NIGHT WITH DINNER AND SHOW
Enjoy this 4-hour tour of the city of Santiago, at night. Accompanied by a private guide and your personal group, see locations such as Santa Lucia Hill and the city centre. After you tour the city, delight in dinner and a traditional dance show at a local restaurant.
SMALL GROUP VALPARAISO AND WINE TOUR: FROM SANTIAGO
Join this full-day wine tour, where you will get to know the city of Valparaiso and the Casablanca Vineyard.
First, spend time in the vineyard, where you will take a walking tour of the Emiliana vineyard. Learn how the organic grapes are harvested after tasting 4 selections of wine.
Then, to Valparaiso, where your guide will lead you and your small group of no more than 7 on a city tour.
SURFING DAY TRIP: FROM SANTIAGO
Discover multiple surfing havens, just 1.5 hours outside of Santiago. Take surfing classes from certified instructors. Enjoy this all-inclusive surfing experience at one of eight popular beach destinations.
DAY TRIP TO SEWELL MINING CAMP WITH LUNCH: FROM SANTIAGO
Visit the now uninhabited mining town of Sewell, a UNESCO World Heritage Site located in the Andes Mountains. Sewell, established in 1906, is noted for its cultural, architectural, and historical significance. On this 11-hour small group day trip of no more than 15, take a guided walking tour of the place where miners and their families lived their day-to-day lives.
SMALL GROUP ANDES 12K HIKE: FROM SANTIAGO
On this 6-hour tour, experience a hill that is ideal for explorers who enjoy a more demanding physical activity.
At the entrance of the hill you will be able to see the Mapocho River in its highest splendour, with your small group, no more than 12 people. At the top of the hill you will see Santiago and the imposing 5,424 metre glacier.
With your informative guide, you will learn where the mummy of an 8-year-old boy was found at Cerro El Plomo or Apu (protected mountain in Quechua) in 1956.
PRIVATE VALPARAISO AND VINA DEL MAR DAY TRIP: FROM SANTIAGO
Enjoy the Chilean Pacific coastline, the garden city Vina del Mar, and the UNESCO World Heritage site – historic seaport city of Valparaiso, on this private, 8-hour small-group tour from Santiago. See the famous Flower Clock embedded in a garden featuring arms greater than 9 feet (3 meters), and Chile’s first casino in Vina del Mar.
Explore the hills of Valparaiso on a 1-hour guided walking tour to see how locals live and the vibrant street art. Tours are limited to 10 people to ensure a personal experience and include hotel pickup and drop-off.
PRIVATE TOUR: HALF DAY SANTIAGO DISCOVERY
This private 5-hour tour of Santiago allows you to explore the most popular attractions in the city, including a cultural look at downtown Santiago.
See the governmental palace and Constitution Square linked to the years of the military coup. Visit the historic Plaza de Armas main square, where you’re guide will explain the history and its significance. Explore the Central Market, featuring various seafood, and visit the Fine Arts Museum featuring a permanent exhibition of Chilean art.
Take the cable car to San Cristobal hill and enjoy the panoramic views. Hotel pickup and drop-off is included in the tour price, and you can choose from either a morning or afternoon departure time.
SMALL GROUP TOUR: BEST OF MAIPO WINERY EXPERIENCE
Taste the best versions of Maipo valley wines visiting three remarkable wineries in the region. Santa Rita, Concha y Toro and Undurraga wineries. Enjoy three classic tours of these wineries that produce award winning wines.
Visit wine cellars and discover the process of wine making, guided by local experts who share secrets about production.
You can choose the option of a picnic inside Santa Rita Winery, or lunch in a beautiful restaurant of the zone included, to please your senses and combine delicious traditional meals with best local wines.
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