42 days in Santiago Metropolitan Region Itinerary

42 days in Santiago Metropolitan Region Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Santiago Metropolitan Region journey planner

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Calera de Tango
— 4 nights
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Curacavi
— 3 nights
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Melipilla
— 5 nights
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Paine
— 5 nights
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San Alfonso
— 5 nights
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Valle Nevado
— 5 nights
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Santiago
— 13 nights

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Calera de Tango

Calera de Tango ©
Calera de Tango is a Chilean commune in the Maipo Province, Santiago Metropolitan Region.DemographicsAccording to the 2002 census of the National Statistics Institute, Calera de Tango spans an area of 73.3sqkm and has 18,235 inhabitants (9,243 men and 8,992 women). Visit Rinconada de Silva, Cristo de Madera and Iglesia y Convento de San Francisco de Curimon for their historical value. Vina Errazuriz and Vina los Perales are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Calera de Tango: Cerro La Calera (in La Calera), Parque Nacional La Campana (in Olmue) and Panquehue (Vina Von Siebenthal & Don Maximiano Vineyard). There's lots more to do: do a tasting at Vina San Esteban, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Zoologico de Quilpue, have some family-friendly fun at RedKids Trampoline Park, and head outdoors with Curunina Parque Acuatico V Region.

For ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Calera de Tango route planning app.

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to Calera de Tango is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Rio de Janeiro to Calera de Tango. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to travel to Curacavi.

Things to do in Calera de Tango

Wineries · Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites

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Winery / Vineyard
Vina Errazuriz
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Winery / Vineyard
Vina Von Siebenthal
4.6

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Curacavi

Curacavi ©
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Matetic Vineyards and Kingston Family Vineyards. Venture out of the city with trips to Casablanca (Casablanca Valley & Indomita Casablanca and Maipo Vineyards).

To find photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Curacavi road trip site.

You can drive from Calera de Tango to Curacavi in an hour. In September in Curacavi, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Melipilla.

Things to do in Curacavi

Wineries · Parks · Nature

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Winery / Vineyard
Matetic Vineyards
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Winery / Vineyard
Vina Casas del Bosque
4.2
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Winery / Vineyard
Kingston Family Vineyards
4.7

5
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Melipilla

Melipilla ©
Melipilla is a Chilean commune and capital city of the province of the same name, located in the Santiago Metropolitan Region southwest of the nation's capital. Get some cultural insight at Casa Marin Winery and Parroquia San Jose de Melipilla. Explore Melipilla's surroundings by going to Vina Dona Javiera (in El Monte) and Cartagena (Caleta San Pedro & Rompe Olas). The adventure continues: walk around Parque Municipal Hector Pino.

To see traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Melipilla holiday planner.

Drive from Curacavi to Melipilla in an hour. In September, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 7°C. You'll set off for Paine on the 29th (Sat).

Things to do in Melipilla

Wineries · Parks · Historic Sites · Beaches

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Winery / Vineyard
Casa Marin Winery
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Winery / Vineyard
Vina Dona Javiera
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Monument
Caleta San Pedro
4.7

5
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Paine

Paine ©
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Paine: Corral Amistad (in Alto Jahuel), Plaza de Armas Lo Miranda (in Lo Miranda) and Machali (Sewell & Ruta Machali).

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Paine trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Drive from Melipilla to Paine in 1.5 hours. In September in Paine, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 9°C at night. On the 4th (Thu), you'll travel to San Alfonso.

Things to do in Paine

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Historic Sites · Scenic Drive

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Zoo
Buin Zoo
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World heritage site
Sewell
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San Alfonso

San Alfonso ©
Change things up with these side-trips from San Alfonso: San Jose de Maipo (El Yeso Dam, Observatorio Pailalen, &more).

You can plan San Alfonso trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Traveling by car from Paine to San Alfonso takes 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Valle Nevado.

Things to do in San Alfonso

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife

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River Rafting / Tubing
River Rafting & Tubing
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Valle Nevado

Valle Nevado ©
The largest ski zone in South America, Valle Nevado offers 2,800 hectares (7,000 acres) of skiable area in the El Plomo foothills near Santiago.
When in Valle Nevado, make a side trip to see Ski Portillo Just For The Day in Portillo, approximately Portillo away. categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at. It doesn't end there: fly down the slopes at Valle Nevado - Ski Resort Chile.

For more things to do, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Valle Nevado planning tool.

Traveling by car from San Alfonso to Valle Nevado takes 3 hours. On the 14th (Sun), you'll travel to Santiago.

Things to do in Valle Nevado

Parks · Winter Sports · Outdoors · Tours

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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.
Centro Cultural Palacio de la Moneda y Plaza de la Ciudadania and Cathedral of San Bernardo will appeal to history buffs. Get a sense of the local culture at La Chascona and Vina Cousino Macul. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Santiago: Church Saint Augustine (in Calera de Tango), Vina Undurraga (in Talagante) and Valle Nevado - Ski Resort Chile (in Valle Nevado). Dedicate the 24th (Wed) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. The adventure continues: walk around Cerro Santa Lucia, go for a walk through Plaza de Armas, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at San Cristóbal Hill, and get engrossed in the history at Museo de la Memoria y los Derechos Humanos.

To see photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Santiago vacation planner.

Getting from Valle Nevado to Santiago by shuttle takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Santiago

Museums · Parks · Wineries · Tours

Side Trips

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