The capital of Chile, vibrant Santiago, is a bustling city tucked away in a valley surrounded by the Andean foothills. Founded in 1541, Santiago is now a thriving metropolis dotted with fine eateries and top-class hotels. It is the only city in the world that offers skiing high up in the majestic Andes, followed a mere 90 minutes later by walks on the beach and surfing in the Pacific Ocean. Guests visiting the Chilean capital are in for a heady mix of exclusive boutiques, sprawling shopping centres, magnificent architecture and discerning residential areas. Explore the wonders of this vibrant city and discover its museums, theatres, art galleries, fine dining options, nightlife, bustling markets, grand architecture and more.
Fine Wines and Great Cities of Chile and Argentina
This 8-day, adventure-filled tour combines the cities of Santiago, Mendoza, and Buenos Aires, with in-depth visits to both countries’ main wine-producing areas
8 Days, 7 Nights | From USD 11 700 | Santiago, Wine Country, Mendoza, Buenos Aires
What do I need to know about Chile?
Currency The official currency is the Chilean Peso. MasterCard, Visa, American Express and Diners Club are regularly accepted throughout the country, though visitors should not count on being able to …