8 days in Chile Itinerary

8 days in Chile Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Brasilia
Fly + Shuttle:  14 h 30 min
1
San Pedro de Atacama
— 1 night
+2
Shuttle + Fly + Shuttle:  6 h 30 min
2
Valparaiso
— 1 day
Bus:  1 h 15 min
3
Santiago
— 4 nights
Fly:  10 h 15 min
End: Brasilia

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 5th (Tue): delve into the distant past at Pukara de Quitor, then explore the striking landscape at Valle De La Luna, then hunt for treasures at Feria Artesanal San Pedro de Atacama, and finally witness a stunning natural landmark at Geyser del Tatio. On the 6th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: identify plant and animal life at Salar de Tara and then explore the fascinating landscape at Atacama Desert.

For reviews, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our San Pedro de Atacama travel route planning site.

Brasilia, Brazil to San Pedro de Atacama is an approximately 14.5- hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Brasilia to San Pedro de Atacama due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Brasilia in March, plan for little chillier days in San Pedro de Atacama, with highs around 28°C, while nights are colder with lows around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can travel to Valparaiso.

Things to do in San Pedro de Atacama

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Atacama Desert
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Valle De La Luna ©
Valle De La Luna
Geyser del Tatio ©
Geyser del Tatio
Salar de Tara ©
Salar de Tara

1
day
Valparaiso

Valparaiso ©
Navigating through a maze of colorful streets winding up and down steep hills remains an integral part of any Valparaiso tour.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Thu): stroll through Reñaca, get into the urban bustle at Quinta Vergara, then stop by AJ Orfebres, and finally examine the collection at La Sebastiana.

To see reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Valparaiso travel app.

You can do a combination of shuttle and flight from San Pedro de Atacama to Valparaiso in 6.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, flight, and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from San Pedro de Atacama in March, expect nights in Valparaiso to be somewhat warmer, around 15°C, while days are little chillier, around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a bus to Santiago.

Things to do in Valparaiso

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Vina del Mar
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Reñaca ©
Reñaca
La Sebastiana ©
La Sebastiana
Quinta Vergara ©
Quinta Vergara

4
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.
Do your shopping at Central Market (Mercado Central) and Costanera Center. Museum-lovers will get to explore La Chascona and E.N.D. Espacio Nacional de Diseno. Take a break from Santiago with a short trip to Concha y Toro in Pirque, about 48 minutes away. There's still lots to do: take in the awesome beauty at San Cristóbal Hill, stop by Barrio Bellavista, admire the masterpieces at Museo Chileno de Arte Precolombino, and admire the landmark architecture of Metropolitan Cathedral (Catedral Metropolitana).

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Santiago trip maker tool.

Take a bus from Valparaiso to Santiago in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Santiago

Museums Shopping Parks

Side Trip

Concha y Toro
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La Chascona ©
La Chascona
San Cristóbal Hill ©
San Cristóbal Hill
Concha y Toro ©
Concha y Toro

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