12 days in Chile Itinerary

12 days in Chile Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Brasilia
Fly:  14 h 30 min
1
San Pedro de Atacama
— 2 nights
Fly:  9 h 15 min
2
Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine)
— 1 night
Fly:  6 h
3
Valparaiso
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Santiago
— 4 nights
Fly:  10 h 15 min
End: Brasilia

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: take in the natural beauty of Geyser del Tatio, explore the ancient world of Pukara de Quitor, explore the striking landscape at Piedras Rojas, and look for all kinds of wild species at Salar de Tara.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read San Pedro de Atacama trip planner.

Brasilia, Brazil to San Pedro de Atacama is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Brasilia to San Pedro de Atacama, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Brasilia in January, plan for slightly colder days in San Pedro de Atacama, with highs around 29°C, while nights are cooler with lows around 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to travel to Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine).

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 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 next day: examine the collection at Historical Museum,Municipality of Puerto Natales.

Before you visit Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine), use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can fly from San Pedro de Atacama to Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine) in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and ferry. When traveling from San Pedro de Atacama in January, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine): temperatures range from 18°C by day to 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to travel to Valparaiso.

Things to do in Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine)

Museums
Highlights from your plan

1
night
Valparaiso

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 (Mon), make a trip to Flower Clock (Reloj de Flores), don't miss a visit to Cerro Concepcion, thentake in the local highlights with Walking tours, and finally examine the collection at La Sebastiana. On the 29th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: step into the grandiose world of Wulff Castle, admire the striking features of Palacio Rioja, look for gifts at Lapislázuli Faba Viña del Mar, thenexamine the collection at Corporacion Museo de Arqueologia e Historia Francisco Fonck, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Reñaca.

To see photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Valparaiso trip planning app.

Traveling by flight from Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine) to Valparaiso takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine) in January, with highs in Valparaiso at 26°C and lows at 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can go by car to Santiago.

Things to do in Valparaiso

Parks Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

Vina del Mar
Highlights from your plan
Reñaca ©
Reñaca
La Sebastiana ©
La Sebastiana
Palacio Rioja ©
Palacio Rioja

4
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: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at San Cristóbal Hill, examine the collection at La Chascona, walk around Cerro Santa Lucia, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Central Market (Mercado Central).

To see reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Santiago driving holiday planner.

Getting from Valparaiso to Santiago by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. On the 2nd (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Santiago

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

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