32 days in Chile Itinerary

32 days in Chile Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Hanga Roa, Easter Island
— 4 nights
2
Ancud, Isla Chiloe
— 2 nights
3
Coyhaique
— 2 nights
4
Pucon
— 4 nights
5
Santa Cruz
— 5 nights
6
Isla Negra
— 2 nights
7
Santiago
— 6 nights
8
San Pedro de Atacama
— 4 nights

4
nights
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.
Visit Anakena and Playa Pea for some beach relaxation. Get a sense of the local culture at Rano Raraku and Hanga Kioe. Next up on the itinerary: delve into the distant past at Ahu Tongariki, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Rapa Nui Parque Nacional, make a trip to One Makihi, and contemplate the long history of Papa Vaka.

To find photos, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Hanga Roa trip planner.

Tampa, USA to Hanga Roa is an approximately 27-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Tampa to Hanga Roa is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Tampa in May, expect Hanga Roa to be a bit cooler, temps between 74°F and 62°F. You'll have a few hours on the 30th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Ancud.

Things to do in Hanga Roa

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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

2
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A city of 40,000 people, Ancud was the capital of Chiloe Archipelago until it was superseded by the city of Castro in 1982.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Sun): see the interesting displays at Museo Bomberil Cuerpo de Bomberos de Ancud, then see the interesting displays at Museo Regional de Ancud, then admire the masterpieces at Museo de Las Iglesias de Chiloe, and finally identify plant and animal life at Parque Aventura Chaiguen. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sea views from Faro Corona en Chiloe, kick back and relax at Playa Lechagua, and then make a trip to Fuerte San Antonio.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read Ancud holiday planner.

You can fly from Hanga Roa to Ancud in 12 hours. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Hanga Roa to Ancud due to the time zone difference. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Hanga Roa in May, with highs in Ancud at 54°F and lows at 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) to allow time to travel to Coyhaique.

Things to do in Ancud

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

Parque Aventura Chaiguen
Highlights from your plan
Museo Regional de Ancud ©
Museo Regional de Ancud
Museo de Las Iglesias de Chiloe ©
Museo de Las Iglesias de Chiloe
Faro Corona en Chiloe ©
Faro Corona en Chiloe

2
nights
Coyhaique

Coyhaique ©
Founded in 1929, Coyhaique is a young city--a baby by world standards--developed from humble agricultural origins to become the capital and main hub of the largely rural Aysen Region.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): take some stellar pictures from Piedra del Indio and then look for all kinds of wild species at Reserva Nacional Cerro Castillo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Nuestra Señora de los Dolores, look for all kinds of wild species at Coyhaique National Reserve, and then take some stellar pictures from Mirador Marchant.

For more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Coyhaique trip planner.

You can fly from Ancud to Coyhaique in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. Traveling from Ancud in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Coyhaique, with lows of 33°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Pucon.

Things to do in Coyhaique

Parks · Wildlife · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Coyhaique National Reserve ©
Coyhaique National Reserve
Reserva Nacional Cerro Castillo ©
Reserva Nacional Cerro Castillo
Mirador Marchant ©
Mirador Marchant

4
nights
Pucon

Pucon ©
Nestled in the shadow of the snow-capped Villarrica volcano, Pucon ranks among the world's premier destinations for adventure sports and high-thrills activities.
Take a break from the city and head to Termas Geometricas and Playa Blanca. Step out of Pucon with an excursion to Fortin Mapuche in Conaripe--about 1h 10 min away. There's still lots to do: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Parque Nacional Villarrica, take in the dramatic scenery at Ojos del Caburga, identify plant and animal life at Huilo Huilo Reserva Biologica, and contemplate the waterfront views at Laguna Quillelhue.

To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Pucon vacation builder site.

Traveling by flight from Coyhaique to Pucon takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to drive to Santa Cruz.

Things to do in Pucon

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Huilo Huilo Reserva Biologica, Playa Blanca, Fortin Mapuche
Highlights from your plan
Termas Geometricas ©
Termas Geometricas
Parque Nacional Villarrica ©
Parque Nacional Villarrica
Ojos del Caburga ©
Ojos del Caburga

5
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.
Let the collections at Colchagua Museum and Museo Del Automóvil De Colchagua capture your imagination. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Clos Apalta Lapostolle and Vina Santa Cruz. Get out of town with these interesting Santa Cruz side-trips: Hacienda Araucano (in Lolol) and San Fernando (Koyle Family Vineyards & Vina Casa Silva). The adventure continues: do a tasting at MontGras.

To see ratings, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Santa Cruz road trip site.

You can drive from Pucon to Santa Cruz in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In June in Santa Cruz, expect temperatures between 53°F during the day and 38°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can go by car to Isla Negra.

Things to do in Santa Cruz

Wineries · Museums

Side Trips

Lolol, San Fernando
Highlights from your plan
Clos Apalta Lapostolle ©
Clos Apalta Lapostolle
MontGras ©
MontGras
Viu Manent Winery ©
Viu Manent Winery

2
nights
Isla Negra

Isla Negra ©
Despite its name, Isla Negra is not an island but a small coastal area of Chile, near the town of El Quisco.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Sat): do a tasting at Casa Marin Winery, look for all kinds of wild species at Quebrada de Cordoba, and then see the interesting displays at Casa de Isla Negra. On the next day, learn about winemaking at Vinedos Veramonte and then learn about winemaking at Matetic Vineyards.

To see photos, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Isla Negra planning website.

Traveling by car from Santa Cruz to Isla Negra takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In June, Isla Negra is somewhat warmer than Santa Cruz - with highs of 60°F and lows of 48°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can drive to Santiago.

Things to do in Isla Negra

Wineries · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Vinedos Veramonte, Quebrada de Cordoba, Casa Marin Winery, Matetic Vineyards
Highlights from your plan
Casa de Isla Negra ©
Casa de Isla Negra
Matetic Vineyards ©
Matetic Vineyards
Casa Marin Winery ©
Casa Marin Winery

6
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.
Get some historical perspective at Centro Cultural Palacio de la Moneda y Plaza de la Ciudadania and Castillo Hidalgo. Get some cultural insight at Concha y Toro and Museo Chileno de Arte Precolombino. Venture out of the city with trips to Pirque (Vina El Principal & Alyan Family Wines). There's lots more to do: take in the awesome beauty at San Cristóbal Hill, admire the landmark architecture of Metropolitan Cathedral (Catedral Metropolitana), learn more about the world around you at National Museum of Natural History, and take an in-depth tour of Museo de la Memoria y los Derechos Humanos.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Santiago sightseeing planner.

Getting from Isla Negra to Santiago by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can travel to San Pedro de Atacama.

Things to do in Santiago

Museums · Wineries · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Pirque
Highlights from your plan
San Cristóbal Hill ©
San Cristóbal Hill
La Chascona ©
La Chascona
Concha y Toro ©
Concha y Toro

4
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.
Get outdoors at Geyser del Tatio and Salar de Tara. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Father Le Paige Museum and Pukara de Quitor. There's much more to do: explore the striking landscape at Valle De La Luna, explore the activities along Lagunas Miscanti y Miniques, admire nature's extreme beauty at Atacama Desert, and engage your brain at Museo del Meteorito.

Plan my San Pedro de Atacama trip by asking Inpirock to come up with tips and suggestions.

Traveling by flight from Santiago to San Pedro de Atacama takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 71°F in June, and nighttime lows around 33°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Pedro de Atacama

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trip

Atacama Desert
Highlights from your plan
Valle De La Luna ©
Valle De La Luna
Geyser del Tatio ©
Geyser del Tatio
Salar de Tara ©
Salar de Tara

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