8 days in Santiago & Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine) Itinerary

8 days in Santiago & Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine) Itinerary

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Santiago
— 3 nights
Fly to Punta Arenas, Bus to Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine)
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Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine)
— 4 nights
Bus to Punta Arenas Airport, Fly to Santiago

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Santiago

— 3 nights

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Free Walking Tour of Santiago, San Cristóbal Hill, Concha y Toro, and other attractions you added. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Santiago: La Sebastiana (in Valparaiso) and Vina del Mar (Reñaca, Flower Clock (Reloj de Flores), &more). Next up on the itinerary: walk around Cerro Santa Lucia and take in panoramic vistas at Sky Costanera.

To see ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Santiago trip planning app.

If you are flying in from Brazil, the closest major aiport is Comodoro Arturo Merino Benítez International Airport. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine).

Things to do in Santiago

Parks · Tours · Fun & Games · Casinos

Side Trips

Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine)

— 4 nights
Surrounded by towering mountains, shimmering lakes, and the region's rugged hills, Puerto Natales serves as a bustling jumping-off point for exploring the Torres del Paine National Park.
You've now added Glacier Grey to your itinerary. Step out of the city life by going to Fishing Charters & Tours and Channel of Last Hope (Ultima Esperanza). There's still lots to do: explore the striking landscape of Bernardo O'Higgins National Park and examine the collection at Museo Historico e Industrial Puerto Bories.

To find photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine) online tour itinerary planner.

Do a combination of flight and bus from Santiago to Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine) in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine) can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Puerto Natales (Torres del Paine)

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Tours