24 days in Colombia, Peru & Chile Itinerary

24 days in Colombia, Peru & Chile Itinerary

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24 days in Colombia, Peru & Chile Itinerary

Start: London, United Kingdom
Fly:  12​h
1
Bogota, Colombia
— 1 day
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Lima, Peru
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
3
Paracas, Peru
— 2 nights
Drive:  9​h 15​min
4
Huaraz, Peru
— 3 nights
Fly:  12​h 45​min
5
Santiago, Chile
— 5 nights
Fly:  5​h
6
Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine), Chile
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h
7
Santiago, Chile
— 3 nights
Fly:  17​h 30​min
End: London, United Kingdom

1
day
Bogota, Colombia

Bogota ©
Colombia's heart and soul, Bogota has earned the nickname "Athens of South America" thanks to its abundance of universities, libraries, and lower-level schools.
On the 8th (Fri), take in nature's colorful creations at Jardin Botanico de Bogota Jose Celestino Mutis, take in the awesome beauty at Quebrada San Francisco o Vicacha, see the interesting displays at Gold Museum (Museo del Oro), then admire the masterpieces at Museo Botero del Banco de la Republica, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Monserrate, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia Basilica del Senor de Monserrate.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Bogota trip builder website .

London, UK to Bogota is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Colombia Time (COT) is minus 5 hours. In November, Bogota is somewhat warmer than London - with highs of 22°C and lows of 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can travel to Lima.

Things to do in Bogota

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Gold Museum (Museo del Oro) ©
Gold Museum (Museo del Oro)
Monserrate ©
Monserrate

4
nights
Lima, Peru

Founded in 1535 by Spanish explorer Francisco Pizarro, Lima represents an interesting blend of modern attractions and preserved colonial architecture, much of it clustered in the World Heritage-listed city center.
Museo Larco and Miraflores are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step out of the city life by going to Nature & Wildlife Tours and Parque La Felicidad. Step out of Lima to go to Callao and see Balneario La Punta, which is approximately 30 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: delve into the distant past at Huaca Pucllana, shop like a local with Shopping Center Larcomar (Centro Comercial Larcomar), take a stroll through Barranco, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Historico de Lima.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read Lima online tour planner .

You can fly from Bogota to Lima in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Bogota in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Lima, with lows of 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can drive to Paracas.

Things to do in Lima

Outdoors Tours Historic Sites

Side Trip

Balneario La Punta
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Museo Larco ©
Museo Larco
Miraflores ©
Miraflores

2
nights
Paracas, Peru

Paracas ©
A port town largely devoted to tourism, Paracas serves as a popular starting point for exploration of Peru's south coast.
Get outdoors at Islas Ballestas and Parasailing & Paragliding. Pukasoncco, Arte Precolombino. and Bodega 1615 are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Paracas: Pisco (Ballestas Islands & Paracas National Reserve), Tambo Colorado (in Humay) and Chincha Alta (El Carmen District & Vinas de Oro). And it doesn't end there: head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, get engrossed in the history at Museo Arqueologico Paracas, explore the fascinating landscape at Paracas Nature Reserve, and enjoy the sand and surf at Supay Beach.

To find traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Paracas day trip planning tool .

Traveling by car from Lima to Paracas takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. November in Paracas sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can drive to Huaraz.

Things to do in Paracas

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Pisco, Chincha Alta, Tambo Colorado
Highlights from your plan
Islas Ballestas ©
Islas Ballestas
Parasailing & Paragliding
Off-Road Tours

3
nights
Huaraz, Peru

One of the main cities in the Peruvian Andes, Huaraz mainly draws those seeking adventure out in the landscape.
Get some cultural insight at Camposanto de Yungay and Museo Arqueologico de Ancash "Augusto Soriano Infante". Visiting Callejon de Conchucos and Infinite Adventures will get you outdoors. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Huaraz: Laguna Churup (in Huascaran National Park) and CampoSanto Yungay (in Yungay). And it doesn't end there: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, delve into the distant past at Monumento Nacional Wilcahuain Ruin, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Sierra Andina, and hike along Laguna Wilcacocha.

For where to stay, maps, ratings, and tourist information, use the Huaraz trip builder app .

You can drive from Paracas to Huaraz in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Paracas in November, plan for little chillier nights in Huaraz, with lows around 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Santiago.

Things to do in Huaraz

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Yungay, Laguna Churup
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Climbing Tours
Laguna Churup ©
Laguna Churup

5
nights
Santiago, Chile

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.
Get in touch with nature at San Cristóbal Hill and Valle Nevado - Ski Resort Chile. Appreciate the collections at La Chascona and Museo Interactivo Mirador. Venture out of the city with trips to Region IX Ltd (in Villarrica), Panul Community Park (in La Florida) and Casa de Isla Negra (in Isla Negra). There's much more to do: stroll through Cerro Santa Lucia, admire the striking features of Metropolitan Cathedral (Catedral Metropolitana), look for all kinds of wild species at Quebrada de Cordoba, and trek along with Hiking & Camping Tours.

To find reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Santiago attractions planner.

Explore your travel options from Huaraz to Santiago with the Route module. Traveling from Huaraz to Santiago, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can travel to Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine).

Things to do in Santiago

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

Parque Tricao, Valle Nevado - Ski Resort Chile, Panul Community Park, Region IX Ltd, Casa de Isla Negra
Highlights from your plan
San Cristóbal Hill ©
San Cristóbal Hill
La Chascona ©
La Chascona
Museo Chileno de Arte Precolombino ©

3
nights
Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine), Chile

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.
You'll explore and learn at Historical Museum,Municipality of Puerto Natales and Museo Historico e Industrial Puerto Bories. Escape the urban bustle at Fishing Charters & Tours and Mylodon Cave Natural Monument. And it doesn't end there: head outdoors with Patagonia Line, wander the wide-open spaces of The Condors Nests, browse the exhibits of La Tehuelche, and trek along Mirador Cerro Dorotea.

To find ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine) travel route planning website .

Traveling by flight from Santiago to Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine) takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. In November in Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine), expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Tue) to allow time for travel to Santiago.

Things to do in Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine)

Outdoors Tours Museums
Highlights from your plan
Fishing Charters & Tours
Mylodon Cave Natural Monument ©
Mylodon Cave Natural Monument
Kayaking & Canoeing

3
nights
Santiago, Chile

Get a sense of the local culture at Museo de la Memoria y los Derechos Humanos and Museo Interactivo Mirador. Take a break from the city and head to Region IX Ltd and Climbing Tours. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Santiago: La Sebastiana (in Valparaiso), San Jose de Maipo (River Rafting & Tubing & Into The Andes) and Concha y Toro (in Pirque). See even more of Santiago: see the interesting displays at Casa de Isla Negra, wander the streets of Barrio Bellavista, take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Santiago vacation maker app .

Fly from Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine) to Santiago in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Santiago

Outdoors Tours Museums

Side Trips

San Jose de Maipo, Concha y Toro, Panul Community Park, Region IX Ltd, Casa de Isla Negra
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Casa de Isla Negra ©
Casa de Isla Negra

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