5 days in Valparaiso Region Itinerary

5 days in Valparaiso Region Itinerary

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— 4 nights
Lo Abarca
— 1 day



— 4 nights

Jewel of the Pacific

Navigating through a maze of colorful streets winding up and down steep hills remains an integral part of any Valparaiso tour.
When in Valparaiso, make a side trip to see Costanera in Vina del Mar, approximately Vina del Mar away. And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at La Sebastiana, don't miss a visit to Flower Clock (Reloj de Flores), get to know the fascinating history of Paseo Gervasoni, and get the lay of the land with Tours 4 Tips.

For photos, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read our Valparaiso day trip website.

Santiago to Valparaiso is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. In January in Valparaiso, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 17°C at night. You will leave for Lo Abarca on the 27th (Sat).

Things to do in Valparaiso

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Museums

Side Trip

Lo Abarca

— 1 day
On the 27th (Sat), see the interesting displays at Casa de Isla Negra, learn about winemaking at Matetic Vineyards, and then do a tasting at Casa Marin Winery.

To see traveler tips and other tourist information, read our Lo Abarca trip itinerary builder app.

Getting from Valparaiso to Lo Abarca by car takes about 1.5 hours. In January, daily temperatures in Lo Abarca can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Lo Abarca

Wineries · Museums

Side Trips

Valparaiso Region travel guide

Landmarks · Specialty Museums · Beaches
The V Valparaíso Region is one of Chile's 15 first order administrative divisions. With the country's third highest population of 1,539,852 million in 2002 and third smallest area of 16396.1sqkm, the region is Chile's second most densely populated after the Santiago Metropolitan Region to the southeast.Its capital is the port city of Valparaíso, other important cities include Viña del Mar, Quillota, Quilpué and Villa Alemana.Geography and natural featuresThe region is on the same latitude as the Santiago Metropolitan Region. Its capital is Valparaíso, which is the site for the National Congress of Chile and an important commercial port. Also in this region is the top resort city of Viña del Mar. Additionally, the Pacific islands of Easter Island (Isla de Pascua), Isla Salas y Gómez, the Juan Fernández Islands and the Desventuradas Islands fall under the Valparaíso Region's administration.The Valparaíso Region is part of the very restricted range of the endangered Chilean Wine Palm, Jubaea chilensis; in prehistoric times this endemic Chilean tree had a significantly larger range.