Chile's central region
Central Chile is the cultural nucleus of the country. All of Chile's largest cities are located here, as are most of its universities and industries, its vineyards, finest agricultural lands, colonial and early republican architecture. In fact, central Chile is something of a microcosm of the country, balanced between deserts to the north and forests to the south, with the capital poised between the highest peaks in the Americas and a host of premier beach resorts.
with a population of about 5 million people Santiago is the largest
and most important city in Chile. Santiago has a modern subway system
that make getting around this big city a lot easier. Find
out what Santiago Chile has to offer.
Cajon del Maipo:
To the south-east of Santiago is the Cajón del Maipo, one
of the preferred destinations for those wishing to escape the city
in exchange for the tranquility of the mountains. An impressive
view of the Andes can be obtained from Lo Valdes (about 90km from
Santiago): San José Volcano (5900 m), to the east, and ,
Mount Morado (foto left, 4800 m) to the north, the jewel in the
crown of the National Park of the same name. Continuing along the
Morado Canyon is a glacier and other important peaks like Mesón
Alto (5300 m). There are hot springs in almost all the valleys,
Baños Colina, 12 km from Lo Valdés, is particularly
easy to reach.
Valle Nevado: Valle Nevado Ski resort is located in the heart of the Andes, located at only 46 kilometers from Santiago. Valle Nevado is the largest ski Center in South America and the most modern ski resort in Chile, placed at 3,025 meters above sea level and consider 9,000 hectares for skiing, distributed in 22.9 miles of skiable surface. The Ski Season begin around second week of June and ends during the first or second week in October.
Viña del Mar is a great
place to take a vacation if you like to go to the beach and
relax. It is only a little over an hour from Santiago, the
Capital of Chile, so if your are in Santiago for a few days and
have some time off you won't want to miss Viña del Mar.
Viña del Mar is one of the most modern cities in Chile.
It truly is a pretty city. Bring your family and enjoy the
sun and the sandy beaches near Viña del Mar. Go sailing
on the Pacific blue waters. Enjoy the view from your room.
Valparaiso: Valpo is Chile's principal
port and second-largest city. Despite its size, it is Chile's most
distinctive city and one of South America's most intriguing. Occupying
a narrow strip of land between the waterfront and the nearby hills,
its convoluted centre has distinctive, sinuous cobbled streets,
and is overlooked by precipitous cliffs and hilltop suburbs which
are accessed by funicular railways and stairway footpaths.↑
Wine & viticulture Packages
Wines Surrounding Santiago (6 days)
From our capital, Santiago de Chile, visit every day a wine valley of the Central region, Maipo Valley, Cachapoal Valley Casablanca Valley and Colchagua Valley. Meet the vineyards, history, taste their wines and enjoy the food offered in this journey.
Sleeping and Dreaming and the wine valleys, (7 days)
Meet the wine valleys around Santiago, learn about wine production, walk their vineyards and wineries, complemented by the experience of staying in boutique hotels and gastronomy these vineyards offer.
Culinary Experience in the Andes Mountains, (9 days)
Do not miss the opportunity to discover and get excited about our landscapes, and the pleasure of combining the best cuisine and wonderful wines of Santiago, Chile and Mendoza, Argentina, with the majesty of the Andes in the background.
Culture & Nature Packages
Nature & Adventure in Robinson Crusoe Island (7 days)
This Island belongs to Juan Fernandez Archipelago, which has been a passing place for explorers and sailors, hiding place for pirates and their treasures, shelter for Alexander Selkirk, the sailor who inspired Robinson Crusoe novel, and as a prison during the Chilean Independence War.
Pablo Neruda's Houses (6 days)
Pablo Neruda was a great collector. His hobby was to collect the most varied things of interest: seashells, books, bottles, masks and ... homes. Neruda had the great necessity, to consolidate his existence where he was and where he was going. Visit his houses with us.
Winter Sports Packages: