Chile Highlights Tour

From the driest desert in the world in the north to the towering granite towers of Torres del Paine of Patagonia in the south, this trip encompasses the best of Chile’s diverse landscapes.

Highlights

  • Gazing over other worldly landscapes of the Atacama desert
  • Hiking in Torres del Paine National Park, Patagonia.
  • Penguin spotting in the lake district
Day 1 Santiago
Day 2 San Pedro and Valle de la Luna
Day 3 San Pedro and Atacama Salt Lake
Day 4 El Tatio Geysers
Day 5 Puerto Varas
Day 6 Peulla
Day 7 Chiloe Island
Day 8 Puerto Varas
Day 9 Puerto Natales
Day 10 Torres del Paine National Park
Day 11 Puerto Natales
Day 12 Santiago de Chile
Day 13 Fly Home
Full Itinerary

Included

  • Accommodation with breakfasts
  • Flights within Chile
  • All tours, land transportation and entry fees.

Not included

  • International flights to and from Latin America. The price and schedule vary, we can quote a flight inclusive price according to your travel dates.

Itinerary - Chile Highlights Tour

Day 1. Santiago

Arrive into the capital city of Santiago de Chile, private transport to your hotel.

Day 2. San Pedro and Valle de la Luna

Fly to San Pedro, watch the sunset over Valle de la Luna.

Day 3. San Pedro and Atacama Salt Lake

Visit San Pedro town, drive to Salt Lake via Tocanao.

Day 4. El Tatio Geysers

Visit the El Tatio geysers and remote settlement of Machuca. Return to San Pedro.

Day 5. Puerto Varas

Fly to Puerto Montt, transfer to Puerto Varas on the shores of Lake Llanquihue.

Day 6. Peulla

Catamaran trip across Lake Todos los Santos to Puella, optional walk to waterfalls.

Day 7. Chiloe Island

Visit to the Penguin islands, (weather permitting) and Ancud which is famous for its traditional market.

Day 8. Puerto Varas

Free day with optional scenic train ride and visit to German pioneer town.

Day 9. Puerto Natales

Fly to Puerto Arenas and transfer to Puerto Natales.

Day 10. Torres del Paine National Park

Drive to Torres del Paine National Park with breaks along the way for wildlife spotting.

Day 11. Puerto Natales

Free morning, optional walks. Drive to Puerto Natales via the Milodon cave. Overnight on traditional Patagonian farm. Dinner included.

Day 12. Santiago de Chile

Transfer to Punta Arenas, fly to Santiago de Chile.

Day 13. Fly Home

Transfer to the airport for your international flight home.

Accommodation - Chile Highlights Tour

We work with accommodation from 3 star and upwards. Prices are based on 2 people sharing a room in a 3 star hotel. Ask us for upgrade recommendations and prices.

Expert Lowdown - Chile Highlights Tour

This price is based on 2 people sharing and joining group tours of each of the regions. It can also be done on a private basis which gives us the opportunity to add on some extra time in Torres del Paine which is a good idea if you want to do some more hiking.

If you enjoy wine consider adding a day or 2 visiting some of the vineyards close to Santiago. This can be done as a day trip, or you can stay at one of the wonderful wine hotels, a great way to end this trip.

Upgrade to the Tierra hotels for an altogether special and off the beaten track experience.

Flight Information - Chile Highlights Tour

Domestic flights are included in the price and we can also arrange your international flights. You need to arrive and depart from Santiago de Chile which is well served by European, North american and Australasian airlines.

13 days from $2595 pp

plus international flights

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