15 days in Chile Itinerary

15 days in Chile Itinerary

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Santa Cruz
— 3 nights
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Santiago
— 5 nights
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Castro, Isla Chiloe
— 2 nights
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Ancud, Isla Chiloe
— 4 nights

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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.
Santa Cruz is known for wineries, museums, and casinos. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: do a tasting at MontGras and see the interesting displays at Colchagua Museum.

For more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Santa Cruz trip builder tool.

Washington DC, USA to Santa Cruz is an approximately 18-hour combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Chile Standard Time (CLT) is 1 hour. Traveling from Washington DC in February, things will get much warmer in Santa Cruz: highs are around 86°F and lows about 54°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can go by car to Santiago.

Things to do in Santa Cruz

Wineries · Museums
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Must see
MontGras
4.9
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Winery / Vineyard
Clos Apalta Lapostolle
4.6
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Winery / Vineyard
Viu Manent Winery
4.5

5
nights
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.
Step out of Santiago with an excursion to Concha y Toro in Pirque--about 48 minutes away. There's much more to do: stroll around Cerro Santa Lucia, admire the striking features of Metropolitan Cathedral (Catedral Metropolitana), buy something for everyone on your list at Costanera Center, and admire the masterpieces at Museo Chileno de Arte Precolombino.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Santiago tour itinerary maker website.

You can drive from Santa Cruz to Santiago in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can travel to Castro.

Things to do in Santiago

Parks · Shopping · Museums · Neighborhoods

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Must see
Cerro Santa Lucia
4.5
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Winery / Vineyard
Concha y Toro
3.6
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Neighborhood
Barrio Bellavista
4.4

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Thu): examine the collection at Museo de las Tradiciones Chonchinas, then see the interesting displays at Museo del acordeon Sergio Colivoro Barria, and then delve into the lush surroundings at Bosquepiedra. Keep things going the next day: admire the landmark architecture of Church of San Francisco, then look for gifts at Aylla Chiloe, then examine the collection at Museo Municipal de Castro, and finally head off the coast to Islotes de Punihuil.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Castro trip itinerary website.

Do a combination of flight and bus from Santiago to Castro in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 67°F in February, and nighttime lows around 48°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Ancud.

Things to do in Castro

Nature · Parks · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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World heritage site
Church of San Francisco
4.7

4
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.
Ancud is known for outdoors, museums, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at Museo Regional de Ancud, enjoy the sea views from Faro Corona en Chiloe, don't miss a visit to Plaza de Armas de Ancud, and admire the masterpieces at Museo de Las Iglesias de Chiloe.

To see more things to do, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Ancud day trip website.

Getting from Castro to Ancud by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 67°F in February, and nighttime lows around 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ancud

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trip

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Specialty Museum
Museo Regional de Ancud
4.3

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