Valparaiso, Viña del Mar and Highlights
The tour takes you for a drive through Valparaiso passing the National Congress building and the commercial district, en route to the neighboring city of Vina del Mar where youll see the famous Flower Clock. Traveling along the coastal road, youll pass the Casino built in the 1930s and through residential neighborhoods with their varied architecture and well groomed parks and gardens. Heading towards Santiago, youll travel through the picturesque Chilean countryside including the famous wine-producing valleys of Casablanca and Curacavi. In Santiago, you will travel to the historical center to see the Presidential Palace "La Moneda" and Constitution Square. You will also see the Ex-National Congress building and the Justice Tribunal buildings en route to the impressive Plaza de Armas (Main Square). Here, we find the Municipal Cathedral, Ex-Governors Palace, Main Post Office and National Historic Museum. From here, youll travel to one of the worlds largest urban parks: San Cristobal Hill. This lush park encompasses 712 hectares and includes a zoo, cable car system, International gardens and restaurants. From the top you are rewarded with spectacular 360 degree panoramic views of the city and the surrounding snow-capped Andes mountains. Crowning the hilltop are beautiful tiered gardens and an impressive 14 meter high 36 ton statue of the Virgin of the Immaculate Conception that stands upon an 8.5 meter high pedestal and can be seen from most points of the city.
You will receive a voucher including all information you need including:
- Where do you have to call to confirm the booking
- The location of the meeting point
- How to receive pick up time
Print out the voucher and read the instructions carefully.
Hours & minutes 7 Hours
Maximum number 9
Minimum number 1
Guides & companions
Is it done with a guide, a driver and/or an instructor? Yes
Which languages do guide/instructors speak? Spanish / English
Which is the guide/guest ratio? 9 for guide
Content & Specialized items
List the specific clothing required wear comfortable walking shoes, sunglasses, sunscreen and a hat.
Is lunch/dinner included on this tour? Lunch option available at additional cost. Add one extra hour to tour duration for lunch.
Are there any additional costs? List them Lunch option available at additional cost. Add one extra hour to tour duration for lunch.