Valparaiso

Insanely beautiful….without a shadow of a doubt

A trip to Santiago, Chile would not be complete without a trip, if even for a day, to the neighboring coastal cities ofViña del Mar, Jewel of the Pacific andValparaiso (established 1536) and often referred to by gringos as being in a real life Hitchcock Movie. Located only 90 minutes fromSantiago, buses and trips run all day to this popular destination.

Viña del Mar (Vineyard by the Sea) spans miles of coastline and is a favorite among beachgoers looking for a quick getaway to the sand and surf and a little shopping. While its neighbor,Valparaiso, a bustling port city, is built on 41 hills that slope up away from the ocean.Valparaisois famous for its multi-colored ‘storybook – like’ houses and vertical street elevators, that take you to the top of the hill where most of the residents live and play.

This 6 hour day tour of Valparaiso and Viña del Marincludes a buffet lunch. Depart at10 amand return at 8 pm. Pick up at Hostal Santa Lucia.

Pick Up Time: 9:15 AM

Duration: 6 hours

Minimum #: 2

Cost: $34,000 pesos Chileno includes lunch