30 days in Chile Itinerary

30 days in Chile Itinerary

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San Pedro de Atacama
— 4 nights
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Santiago
— 5 nights
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Santa Cruz
— 4 nights
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Valparaiso
— 4 nights
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Puerto Varas
— 2 nights
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Castro, Isla Chiloe
— 5 nights
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Hanga Roa, Easter Island
— 5 nights

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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, make a trip to Mirador de Kari, Piedra del Coyote, and admire the striking features of Iglesia de San Pedro de Atacama.

For traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read San Pedro de Atacama trip itinerary planner.

Bogota, Colombia to San Pedro de Atacama is an approximately 13-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Bogota to San Pedro de Atacama. Traveling from Bogota in October, you will find days in San Pedro de Atacama are somewhat warmer (28°C), and nights are little chillier (3°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to travel to Santiago.

Things to do in San Pedro de Atacama

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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

5
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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.
Change things up with a short trip to Concha y Toro in Pirque (about 48 minutes away). There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Cerro Santa Lucia, examine the collection at Museo de la Moda, hunt for treasures at Central Market (Mercado Central), and get engrossed in the history at Museo Chileno de Arte Precolombino.

To see where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Santiago day trip site.

Getting from San Pedro de Atacama to Santiago by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can drive to Santa Cruz.

Things to do in Santiago

Neighborhoods · Shopping · Museums

Side Trip

Concha y Toro
Highlights from your plan
Cerro Santa Lucia ©
Cerro Santa Lucia
San Cristóbal Hill ©
San Cristóbal Hill
La Chascona ©
La Chascona

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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.
Go for a jaunt from Santa Cruz to Lolol to see Vina Santa Cruz about 30 minutes away. There's still lots to do: learn about winemaking at Viu Manent Winery, trot along with a tour on horseback, see the interesting displays at Colchagua Museum, and look for gifts at Vinonauta.

To find where to stay, photos, maps, and tourist information, go to the Santa Cruz trip itinerary builder app.

Getting from Santiago to Santa Cruz by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in October, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Valparaiso.

Things to do in Santa Cruz

Wineries · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trip

Vina Santa Cruz
Highlights from your plan
MontGras ©
MontGras
Viu Manent Winery ©
Viu Manent Winery
Clos Apalta Lapostolle ©
Clos Apalta Lapostolle

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nights
Valparaiso

Valparaiso ©
Navigating through a maze of colorful streets winding up and down steep hills remains an integral part of any Valparaiso tour.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Valparaiso: Isla Negra (La Nave Imaginaria & Casa de Isla Negra), Matetic Vineyards (in Lagunillas) and Vinedos Veramonte (in Casablanca). The adventure continues: examine the collection at La Sebastiana, enjoy the sand and surf at Reñaca, get outside with Parque Nacional La Campana, and get engrossed in the history at Villa Victoria.

To find photos, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Valparaiso attractions app.

You can drive from Santa Cruz to Valparaiso in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Santa Cruz in October, you will find days in Valparaiso are a bit cooler (20°C), and nights are somewhat warmer (13°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Puerto Varas.

Things to do in Valparaiso

Outdoors · Museums · Wineries

Side Trips

Vina del Mar, Isla Negra, Parque Nacional La Campana, Canopy El Canelo, Matetic Vineyards
Highlights from your plan
Parque Nacional La Campana ©
Parque Nacional La Campana
La Sebastiana ©
La Sebastiana
Matetic Vineyards ©
Matetic Vineyards

2
nights
Puerto Varas

Puerto Varas ©
Overlooking a lake, with a conical volcano looming in the background, Puerto Varas enjoys memorable scenery but retains its authentic atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Mon): explore the activities along Lake Llanquihue, get impressive views of Volcan Osorno, and then take an in-depth tour of Puerto Montt Historical Museum Juan Pablo II. On your second day here, stop by Alsur Expediciones and then catch some excitement at Bowling Restaurante Puerto Varas.

For reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Puerto Varas day trip tool.

Traveling by flight from Valparaiso to Puerto Varas takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Valparaiso in October; daily highs in Puerto Varas reach 17°C and lows reach 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can take a bus to Castro.

Things to do in Puerto Varas

Nature · Parks · Adventure

Side Trip

Puerto Montt
Highlights from your plan
Alsur Expediciones ©
Alsur Expediciones
Volcan Osorno ©
Volcan Osorno
Lake Llanquihue ©
Lake Llanquihue

5
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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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Chepu Adventures (in Chepu) and Ancud (Museo Bomberil Cuerpo de Bomberos de Ancud & Museo Regional de Ancud). Spend the 21st (Wed) exploring nature at Chiloe National Park. There's still lots to do: take a peaceful walk through Bosquepiedra, head off the coast to Islotes de Punihuil, explore the activities along Lago Huillinco, and examine the collection at Museo Historico Etnografico.

To see more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Castro trip maker.

You can take a bus from Puerto Varas to Castro in 3 hours. In October, daytime highs in Castro are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. On the 25th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Hanga Roa.

Things to do in Castro

Nature · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Chonchi, Isla Chiloe, Ancud, Chepu Adventures, Museo Historico Etnografico
Highlights from your plan
Chiloe National Park ©
Chiloe National Park
Museo Regional de Ancud ©
Museo Regional de Ancud
Iglesia Nuestra Senora de Gracia de Nercon ©

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Hanga Roa, Easter Island

Hanga Roa ©
The main town and capital of Chile's Easter Island, Hanga Roa serves as a base for most visitors to the island, with all explorations of Easter Island and its famous moai monoliths beginning here.
Spend the 28th (Wed) exploring nature at Rapa Nui Parque Nacional. There's much more to do: delve into the distant past at Ahu Tongariki, make a trip to Ahu Riata, stroll the grounds of Cementerio de Isla de Pascua, and enjoy the sand and surf at Anakena.

To see maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Hanga Roa online trip maker.

Traveling by combination of bus, shuttle, and flight from Castro to Hanga Roa takes 13.5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Castro to Hanga Roa is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Castro in October, expect Hanga Roa to be a bit warmer, temps between 25°C and 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Hanga Roa

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Easter Island
Highlights from your plan
Ahu Tongariki ©
Ahu Tongariki
Rano Raraku ©
Rano Raraku
Anakena ©
Anakena

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