12 days in Chile Itinerary

12 days in Chile Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Santa Cruz
— 2 nights
2
Valparaiso
— 2 nights
3
Santiago
— 4 nights

2
nights
Santa Cruz

Santa Cruz ©
The Chilean city of Santa Cruz offers a view into the country's agricultural and pastoral heritage, with well-preserved colonial-era traditions and architecture.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Colchagua Museum and Museo El Huique. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at MontGras and Clos Apalta Lapostolle. There's still lots to do: learn about winemaking at Vina Montes and examine the collection at Museo Mapuche Ruka Mani.

To see reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Santa Cruz online driving holiday planner.

Dhaka City, Bangladesh to Santa Cruz is an approximately 37-hour flight. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Chile Standard Time (CLT), which is usually a -9.5 hour difference. February in Santa Cruz sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Valparaiso.

Things to do in Santa Cruz

Wineries Museums
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MontGras ©
MontGras
Viu Manent Winery ©
Viu Manent Winery
Clos Apalta Lapostolle ©
Clos Apalta Lapostolle

2
nights
Valparaiso

Valparaiso ©
Navigating through a maze of colorful streets winding up and down steep hills remains an integral part of any Valparaiso tour.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Tue): see the interesting displays at La Sebastiana, look for gifts at AJ Orfebres, thenget the lay of the land with Walking tours, and finally stroll around Quinta Vergara. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Wed): do a tasting at Emiliana Organic Vineyards and then do a tasting at Matetic Vineyards.

To see ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Valparaiso vacation builder website.

Traveling by car from Santa Cruz to Valparaiso takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Santa Cruz in February, you will find days in Valparaiso are a bit cooler (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Santiago.

Things to do in Valparaiso

Wineries Tours Shopping

Side Trips

Quinta Vergara, Emiliana Organic Vineyards, Matetic Vineyards
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Emiliana Organic Vineyards ©
Emiliana Organic Vineyards
La Sebastiana ©
La Sebastiana
Matetic Vineyards ©
Matetic Vineyards

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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore La Chascona and Museo de la Memoria y los Derechos Humanos. Do your shopping at Costanera Center and E.N.D. Espacio Nacional de Diseno. Go for a jaunt from Santiago to Pirque to see Concha y Toro about 48 minutes away. There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Cerro Santa Lucia, hunt for treasures at Central Market (Mercado Central), admire the landmark architecture of Metropolitan Cathedral (Catedral Metropolitana), and take in the pleasant sights at Plaza de Armas.

For more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Santiago trip builder.

You can drive from Valparaiso to Santiago in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Santiago

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Side Trip

Concha y Toro
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La Chascona ©
La Chascona
Concha y Toro ©
Concha y Toro
Museo Chileno de Arte Precolombino ©
Museo Chileno de Arte Precolombino

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