This holiday takes in the main sights of Chile – Santiago and nearby winelands and Valparaiso, the surprising Atacama Desert region, the serenely beautiful Lakes region and remote Patagonia, where outdoor pursuits and relaxation mix. Discover the varied and exceptional experiences Chile has to offer.
- Stay in Santiago and nearby winelands
- Visit the breathtaking Atacama Desert
- Travel to Patagonia the ‘end of the earth’
Santiago 3 nights | Atacama region 3 nights | Lakes region 2 nights | Patagonia 3 nights
Days 1 and 2 : London to Santiago
Fly overnight to Santiago, Chile’s capital city.
Days 2 and 3 : Santiago | Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Arrive in Santiago in the morning. Relaxed, gentle cycle tour of Santiago’s important historic landmarks, museums and parks. Next day a full day excursion with wine tasting and lunch at a boutique winery followed by a visit to the historic port of Valparaiso.
Day 4 : Santiago to Atacama
Fly to Atacama.
Days 4 to 6 : Atacama region of Chile | Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Atacama Desert is unique and our choice of two half day guided tours included in your holiday will help you discover its secrets. You may wish to visit the Valley of the Moon, an impressive geological formation and colourful Rainbow Valley. Those interested in history can visit Hierbas Buenas and discover its ancient remains. At night enjoy unparalleled views of the stars through crystal clear skies.
Day 7 : Atacama to Lakes Region
Fly from Atacama to Puerto Varas, gateway to the lakes.
Days 7 and 8 : Lakes region of Chile | Meals: Breakfast
We include a full day guided day tour through some of Chile’s most spectacular scenery. The leafy forests, sparkling waterfalls and picturesque towns beneath snow capped Andean mountain peaks.
Day 9 : Lakes Region to Patagonia
Fly to Punta Arenas gateway to Patagonia.
Days 9 to 11 : Patagonia | Meals: All inclusive
Three memorable days at ‘the end of the world’. Torres del Paine National Park has been described as the Eighth Wonder of the World. Guided walks and visits are included to serene lakes, glaciers and a local working estancia. Hikes for all abilities are arranged.
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.
Indicative Holiday Prices
All of our holidays are individually tailored to suit your needs and timescale. As a guide, this 14 day suggested holiday will cost from £5,499 per person (Superior) and £6,199 (Luxury) including international flights from UK, based on two sharing.