15 days in Chile Itinerary

15 days in Chile Itinerary

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Santiago
— 3 nights
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Osorno
— 1 night
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Puerto Varas
— 2 nights
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Castro, Isla Chiloe
— 3 nights
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Ancud, Isla Chiloe
— 3 nights
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San Pedro de Atacama
— 2 nights

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Santiago

Santiago ©

City of the Island Hills

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: admire all the interesting features of San Cristóbal Hill, walk around Cerro Santa Lucia, admire the landmark architecture of Metropolitan Cathedral (Catedral Metropolitana), and hunt for treasures at Central Market (Mercado Central).

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Santiago day trip planner.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Santiago. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to travel to Osorno.

Things to do in Santiago

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

1
night
Osorno

Osorno ©
Established at the confluence of the Rahue and Damas Rivers, the city of Osorno represents one of the main agricultural centers of the region and possesses an interesting history of immigration, growth, and change.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Thu): admire the sheer force of Salto de la Olla, then walk around Parque Cuarto Centenario de Osorno, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral San Mateo.

For where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Osorno trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Santiago to Osorno with the Route module. In January in Osorno, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can go by car to Puerto Varas.

Things to do in Osorno

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Parque Cuarto Centenario de Osorno ©
Parque Cuarto Centenario de Osorno
Catedral San Mateo ©
Catedral San Mateo

2
nights
Puerto Varas

Puerto Varas ©

City of Roses

Overlooking a lake, with a conical volcano looming in the background, Puerto Varas enjoys memorable scenery but retains its authentic atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Fri): get outside with Vive Sup, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Llanquihue, and then admire the sheer force of Petrohué Waterfalls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Sat): have fun at In Puerto Varas, get impressive views of Volcan Osorno, and then take an in-depth tour of Puerto Montt Historical Museum Juan Pablo II.

To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Puerto Varas driving holiday planner.

Drive from Osorno to Puerto Varas in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in January, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to catch the bus to Castro.

Things to do in Puerto Varas

Nature · Parks · Fun & Games · Adventure

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Petrohué Waterfalls ©
Petrohué Waterfalls
Volcan Osorno ©
Volcan Osorno
Lake Llanquihue ©
Lake Llanquihue

3
nights
Castro, Isla Chiloe

Castro ©
Main city on Chile's Chiloe Island, Castro represents one of the country's oldest inhabited settlements, making its fortune as both a tourist center and transportation hub.
Castro is known for shopping, museums, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step off the mainland to explore Islotes de Punihuil, admire the masterpieces at Museo de Arte Moderno Chiloe, admire the landmark architecture of Church of San Francisco, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia de Tenaun.

For photos, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our Castro trip itinerary website.

Traveling by bus from Puerto Varas to Castro takes 3 hours. In January, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Ancud.

Things to do in Castro

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Islotes de Punihuil ©
Islotes de Punihuil
Church of San Francisco ©
Church of San Francisco
Museo de Arte Moderno Chiloe ©
Museo de Arte Moderno Chiloe

3
nights
Ancud, Isla Chiloe

Ancud ©
A city of 40,000 people, Ancud was the capital of Chiloe Archipelago until it was superseded by the city of Castro in 1982.
On the 20th (Wed), contemplate the long history of Fuerte Ahui, make a trip to Fuerte San Antonio, then see the interesting displays at Museo Regional de Ancud, then see the interesting displays at Museo Bomberil Cuerpo de Bomberos de Ancud, and finally explore the world behind art at Museo de Las Iglesias de Chiloe. On your second day here, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Lechagua and then don't miss a visit to Parque Ecologico y Mitologico de Chiloe.

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Ancud trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Castro to Ancud takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In January, daytime highs in Ancud are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to San Pedro de Atacama.

Things to do in Ancud

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Faro Corona en Chiloe ©
Faro Corona en Chiloe
Museo Regional de Ancud ©
Museo Regional de Ancud
Museo de Las Iglesias de Chiloe ©
Museo de Las Iglesias de Chiloe

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.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): delve into the distant past at Pukara de Quitor, explore the striking landscape at Valle De La Luna, then see the interesting displays at Museo del Meteorito, and finally take in the natural beauty of Geyser del Tatio. On the 24th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see exotic creatures in open habitats at On Safari Atacama and then explore the fascinating landscape at Atacama Desert.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, use the San Pedro de Atacama trip itinerary builder app.

Getting from Ancud to San Pedro de Atacama by combination of bus and flight takes about 10.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. While traveling from Ancud, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in San Pedro de Atacama, ranging from highs of 29°C to lows of 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Pedro de Atacama

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
On Safari Atacama ©
On Safari Atacama
Geyser del Tatio ©
Geyser del Tatio
Valle De La Luna ©
Valle De La Luna

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