5 days in Chile Itinerary

5 days in Chile Itinerary

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5 days in Chile Itinerary

Start: Buenos Aires
Fly + Shuttle:  9​h 30​min
1
San Pedro de Atacama
— 1 night
Shuttle + Fly:  5​h
2
Santiago
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: Buenos Aires

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): take in the natural beauty of Geyser del Tatio, explore the ancient world of Pukara de Quitor, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Valle de la Luna - Valle de la Muerte.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the San Pedro de Atacama trip planner.

Buenos Aires, Argentina to San Pedro de Atacama is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Argentine Time to Chile Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Buenos Aires in March, plan for much colder nights in San Pedro de Atacama, with lows around 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) to allow time to travel to Santiago.

Things to do in San Pedro de Atacama

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Valle De La Luna ©
Valle De La Luna
Geyser del Tatio ©
Geyser del Tatio
Pukara de Quitor ©
Pukara de Quitor

3
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.
Santiago is known for museums, shopping, parks, nature, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the awesome beauty at San Cristóbal Hill, make a trip to Cerro Santa Lucia, learn about winemaking at Santa Carolina, and see the interesting displays at La Chascona.

To see photos, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Santiago vacation planner.

Do a combination of shuttle and flight from San Pedro de Atacama to Santiago in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Santiago

Parks Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
San Cristóbal Hill ©
San Cristóbal Hill
Cerro Santa Lucia ©
Cerro Santa Lucia
La Chascona ©
La Chascona

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