This holiday takes in the highlights of Chile with specific focus on attractions for all of the family – the capital city – Santiago – nearby Valparaiso and Andean town, remote Patagonia with its wildlife and unmissable scenery and the Lakes region, where outdoor pursuits and relaxation mix. Something to keep all of the family interested with many unique and exceptional experiences.
Chile for families
- Explore the capital city, Santiago and nearby Valparaiso
- Discover the wildlife and outdoor pursuits of Patagonia
Santiago 5 nights | Patagonia 3 nights | Lakes region 3 nights
Days 1 and 2 : London to Santiago
Fly overnight to Santiago, Chile’s capital city.
Days 2 to 4 : Santiago | Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Arrive in Santiago in the morning. After lunch a half day orientation tour of important historic landmarks, museums and parks. Full day excursions to the historic port of Valparaiso and Cajon del Maipo in the foothills of the Andes for hiking, rafting, ziplining, canopy tours and more.
Day 5 : Santiago to Lakes
Fly to Temuco for the lakes region.
Days 5 to 7 : Lakes | Meals: Breakfast
Opportunities to engage in many invigorating outdoor pursuits such as white water rafting and ziplining as well as more sedate ones such as guided walks through some of Chile’s most spectacular scenery. We include a full day excursion to a lake and wildlife conservation sanctuary,
where you can interact with animals as well as a half day excursion to a local settlement of the indigenous Mapuche people.
Day 8 : Lakes to Santiago
Fly to Santiago for overnight stay before flight to Patagonia.
Days 9 : Santiago to Patagonia
Fly to Punta Arenas/ Puerto Natales gateways to Patagonia.
Days 9 to 11 : Patagonia | Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Torres del Paine National Park has been described as the Eighth Wonder of the World and for three memorable days your family can enjoy it with a select few others. Guided hikes are arranged for all abilities with visits to serene lakes, mountains and glaciers and a guided visit to a local working estancia, where you can join in the work.
Day 12 : Patagonia to Santiago | Meals: Breakfast
Fly to Santiago for your last night in Chile.
Day 13 : Santiago to London | Meals: Breakfast
A last day in Santiago. Evening flight home.
Day 14 : London
Arrival in London.
All of our holidays are individually tailored to suit your needs and timescale. As a guide, this 14 day suggested holiday will cost from £4,999 per person (Superior) and £5,754 (Luxury) including international flights from UK, based on two sharing.