12 days in Chile Itinerary

12 days in Chile Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Sao Paulo
Fly:  12 h 30 min
1
San Pedro de Atacama
— 2 nights
Fly:  8 h
2
Puerto Varas
— 1 night
Fly:  7 h 45 min
3
Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine)
— 1 night
Fly:  6 h
4
Valparaiso
— 1 day
Drive:  1 h 15 min
5
Santiago
— 3 nights
Fly:  6 h 45 min
End: Sao Paulo

2
nights
San Pedro de Atacama

San Pedro de Atacama ©
Major archeological sites and a renowned museum remain the big draws in San Pedro de Atacama tourism, appealing to visitors interested in learning more about South America's pre-Columbian cultures.
San Pedro de Atacama is known for nature, wildlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Valle De La Luna, witness a stunning natural landmark at Geyser del Tatio, explore the activities along Lagunas Miscanti y Miniques, and admire nature's extreme beauty at Atacama Desert.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the San Pedro de Atacama online route planner.

Sao Paulo, Brazil to San Pedro de Atacama is an approximately 11-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Brasilia Standard Time to Chile Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Sao Paulo in February: highs in San Pedro de Atacama hover around 28°C, while lows dip to 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can travel to Puerto Varas.

Things to do in San Pedro de Atacama

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Atacama Desert
Highlights from your plan
Valle De La Luna ©
Valle De La Luna
Geyser del Tatio ©
Geyser del Tatio
Salar de Tara ©
Salar de Tara

1
night
Puerto Varas

Puerto Varas ©
Overlooking a lake, with a conical volcano looming in the background, Puerto Varas enjoys memorable scenery but retains its authentic atmosphere.
On the 24th (Sun), contemplate the waterfront views at Lago Todos Los Santos and then admire the sheer force of Petrohué Waterfalls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy some diversion at In Puerto Varas, get impressive views of Volcan Osorno, and then explore the world behind art at Museo Pablo Fierro.

For reviews, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Puerto Varas trip planning app.

Traveling by flight from San Pedro de Atacama to Puerto Varas takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from San Pedro de Atacama in February, you will find days in Puerto Varas are little chillier (23°C), and nights are about the same (10°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to travel to Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine).

Things to do in Puerto Varas

Nature Parks Fun & Games

Side Trip

Volcan Osorno
Highlights from your plan
Petrohué Waterfalls ©
Petrohué Waterfalls
Lago Todos Los Santos ©
Lago Todos Los Santos
Volcan Osorno ©
Volcan Osorno

1
night
Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine)

Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine) ©
Surrounded by towering mountains, shimmering lakes, and the region's rugged hills, Puerto Natales serves as a bustling jumping-off point for exploring the Torres del Paine National Park.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Wed): examine the collection at Historical Museum,Municipality of Puerto Natales.

To find photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine) tour itinerary maker site.

Traveling by flight from Puerto Varas to Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine) takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Puerto Varas, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine), ranging from highs of 19°C to lows of 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can travel to Valparaiso.

Things to do in Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine)

Museums
Highlights from your plan

1
day
Valparaiso

Navigating through a maze of colorful streets winding up and down steep hills remains an integral part of any Valparaiso tour.
On the 28th (Thu), examine the collection at Corporacion Museo de Arqueologia e Historia Francisco Fonck, make a trip to Flower Clock (Reloj de Flores), thentake in the local highlights with Walking tours, and finally examine the collection at La Sebastiana.

To see ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Valparaiso visit planner.

You can fly from Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine) to Valparaiso in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In February, Valparaiso is a bit warmer than Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine) - with highs of 25°C and lows of 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can go by car to Santiago.

Things to do in Valparaiso

Tours Museums

Side Trip

Vina del Mar
Highlights from your plan
Walking tours
La Sebastiana ©
La Sebastiana

3
nights
Santiago

Santiago ©
Santiago tourism thrives largely thanks to the city's big selection of cultural and entertainment options, including museums, theaters, restaurants, bars, and giant malls.
Santiago is known for shopping, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll around Cerro Santa Lucia, take in the awesome beauty at San Cristóbal Hill, browse the exhibits of Centro Cultural Palacio de la Moneda y Plaza de la Ciudadania, and admire the striking features of Metropolitan Cathedral (Catedral Metropolitana).

To see maps, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Santiago travel planner.

Getting from Valparaiso to Santiago by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Santiago

Parks Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Cerro Santa Lucia ©
Cerro Santa Lucia
San Cristóbal Hill ©
San Cristóbal Hill

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