7 days in Chile Itinerary

7 days in Chile Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Sao Paulo
Fly + Shuttle:  12 h 30 min
1
San Pedro de Atacama
— 1 night
+2
Shuttle + Fly + Shuttle:  6 h 30 min
2
Vina del Mar
— 1 day
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Santiago
— 3 nights
Fly:  6 h 45 min
End: Sao Paulo

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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Mon): delve into the distant past at Pukara de Quitor, then explore the striking landscape at Piedras Rojas, and then explore the activities along Laguna Chaxa. On the 7th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the fascinating landscape at Atacama Desert and then identify plant and animal life at Valle Arcoiris.

For photos, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, use the San Pedro de Atacama trip planner.

Sao Paulo, Brazil to San Pedro de Atacama is an approximately 11- hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from Sao Paulo to San Pedro de Atacama, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Sao Paulo in July, plan for much colder nights in San Pedro de Atacama, with lows around 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can travel to Vina del Mar.

Things to do in San Pedro de Atacama

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Atacama Desert
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Piedras Rojas ©
Piedras Rojas
Valle Arcoiris ©
Valle Arcoiris
Atacama Desert ©
Atacama Desert

1
day
Vina del Mar

Vina del Mar ©
A more organized counterpart to its chaotic neighbor Valparaiso, Vina del Mar lives up to its reputation as the "Garden City." Brimming with public parks and flower displays, Chile's fourth-largest city embraces nature, with palm-lined avenues enhancing the "green" ambience.
On the 8th (Wed), examine the collection at Corporacion Museo de Arqueologia e Historia Francisco Fonck, take in the exciting artwork at Miel de Oveja, view the masterpieces at Galeria de Arte Bahia Utopica, then get to know the fascinating history of Paseo Gervasoni, and finally examine the collection at La Sebastiana.

To find where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Vina del Mar journey maker app.

Getting from San Pedro de Atacama to Vina del Mar by combination of shuttle and flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from San Pedro de Atacama in July, you will find days in Vina del Mar are slightly colder (17°C), and nights are a bit warmer (9°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can go by car to Santiago.

Things to do in Vina del Mar

Museums Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trip

Valparaiso
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Paseo Gervasoni ©
Paseo Gervasoni
La Sebastiana ©
La Sebastiana

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.
Let the collections at La Chascona and Museo Chileno de Arte Precolombino capture your imagination. Do your shopping at Central Market (Mercado Central) and Costanera Center. Change things up with these side-trips from Santiago: Vina Undurraga (in Talagante) and Concha y Toro (in Pirque). There's much more to do: take in the awesome beauty at San Cristóbal Hill, contemplate the long history of Centro Cultural Palacio de la Moneda y Plaza de la Ciudadania, and take in panoramic vistas at Sky Costanera.

To find ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Santiago road trip planning tool.

Drive from Vina del Mar to Santiago in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Santiago

Wineries Museums Nature

Side Trips

Vina Undurraga, Concha y Toro
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San Cristóbal Hill ©
San Cristóbal Hill
Vina Undurraga ©
Vina Undurraga
Concha y Toro ©
Concha y Toro

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