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Day 1. Santiago de Chile Arrival – city tour
Today you arrive in Santiago. Once arrived in the International Airport of Santiago, our team will be waiting to transfer you to your hotel. After a short briefing, we start the city tour. The sights today include the old district, Club Hípico, the San Francisco church, the Government Palace, Main Square, Santa Lucía Hill, the San Cristóbal Hill from where we have a panoramic view of the city and last the most modern district in the city.
Day 2. Santiago - Valparaiso and Viña del Mar – Santiago
Today we visit Valparaiso and Viña del Mar. Nicknamed “The Jewel of the Pacific”, Valparaíso was declared a world heritage site based upon its improvised urban design and unique architecture. In 1996, the World Monuments Fund declared Valparaiso’s unusual system of funicular elevators (highly-inclined cable cars) one of the world’s 100 most endangered historical treasures and the city was declared a World Heritage Site in 2003. Built upon dozens of steep hillsides overlooking the Pacific Ocean, Valparaíso boasts a labyrinth of streets and cobblestone alleyways, embodying a rich architectural and cultural legacy. We continue to Viña del Mar which is Chile’s main tourist attraction and also known as “La Ciudad Jardin” (The Garden City). You can have lunch in one of the many seaside restaurants and in the afternoon we visit the town: the Casino which is one the oldest gambling establishments in South America, walk along the beach, Reñaca and of course the botanic garden Quinta Vergara where the biggest musical festival in Latin American is celebrated each year. We return to Santiago where the evening is free to enjoy the last day on the South American continent.
Day 3. Santiago – Punta Arenas – Puerto Natales
In the morning your are transferred to the airport for the flight to Punta Arena. Once arrived you will be transferred to the city for the public intercity bus to Puerto Natales (3h). In Puerto Natales you will be transferred to your hotel and the rest of the day is free.
Day 4. Puerto Natales - Navigation glaciers Balmaceda & Serrano – Torres del Paine
We will leave at 7:00 am from the hotel to prepare boarding scheduled at 7:30. We will sail to Mount Balmaceda, during our navigation we can enjoy the forests before arriving at Glacier Balmaceda and Serrano. We will have a few hours in front of us to walk before taking the boat. We will have lunch in a hosteria and then we will go to Torres del Paines Park by zodiac along the Serrano River. We will dismount and our team will accompany you to Hosteria Lago Gray where you will spend the night.
Day 5. Lago Grey / Navigation Grey
After breakfast we will resume our navigation and we will cross the Gray Lake where we will be able to observe the huge Glacier Gray. After this impressive visit we will return to the Gray hosteria. The rest of the day will be free and you can walk near the hosteria around the Margarita and Marco Antonio lagoons to observe the fauna and flora.
Day 6. Lago Grey- Parc Torres del Paine - Puerto Natales
In the morning we will go to visit the Torres del Paine Park where we can enjoy the most beautiful lakes of Patagonia (Péhoé, Nordenskjöld, Sarmiento), then after this big breath of fresh air we will join Puerto Natales to take the bus to El Calafate Argentinian side, 5:00 of road will be necessary. Our team will welcome you at the bus terminal and accompany you to your hotel. The rest of the day will be free.
Day 7. Puerto Natales - Punta Arenas - Puerto Varas – Puerto Montt – Llanquihue Lake
After breakfast we fly to Puerto Montt and are transferred to the hotel in Puerto Varas.
We start by visiting this town that was founded by German colonists. We visit the Phillipi Hill, which shelters all native tree species and which also has a beautiful viewing point from where it is possible to see the Puerto Varas bay and city. Our tour continues to the centre where we follow the main avenue that borders the Llanquihue Lake and we take the historical route that joins this city with the Alerce community. From here we continue to Puerto Montt where we visit the Angelmo port with its handicraft centre and the market where we can see the different kinds of fish and seafood. We finish our tour with a visit to the Pelluco and Chinqihue beaches before returning to the hotel.
Day 8. Excursion to Chiloe Island
We leave the hotel after breakfast to visit the magical island of Chiloe. From the little village Pargua we take the ferry across the Chacao channel where we can see a great variety of sea birds and the Toninas (little dolphins) that join us on this 30 min. trip. Once arrived in Chacao we continue to the Caulin Bay where we can see nests of migratory birds. From here we go to Ancud and after lunch we visit the main sights of the city; Ancud Regional Museum, San Antonia Fort, Arenas Gruesas Beach, Huaihuén Hill and the market where we can find different sea products and a variety of handicrafts. We return to Puerto Varas in the afternoon.
Day 9. Puerto Varas – Puerto Montt – Santiago
Transportation by private vehicle to El Tepual airport 2 hours before your flight to take your domestic flight from Puerto Montt to Santiago. Arrival in Santiago and transport by private vehicle to the hotel.
Day 10. Santiago – Vineyard visit – Colchagua Valley - Santiago
Day 11. Santiago – Eastern Island
In the morning, you are transferred from your hotel (Santiago centre) to the airport for your flight to the Eastern Island. Upon arrival a traditional reception at the airport is waiting for you with flower. Our team will transfer you to the hotel.
Day 12. Hanga Roa town – Tahai museum – Pukau – Ahu Akivi
In the morning we leave the hotel and start visiting the village of Hanga Roa Town and harbor, capital of Easter Island, its museum and Tahai ceremonial complex.
In the afternoon, visit the Pignon (Pukau) quarry, Te Pahu caves and the site of the seven Ahu Akivi explorers.
Day 13. Anakéna Beach - Ahu Nau Nau, Ovahé, Ahu Te Pito Kura, Ahu Tongariki, Ahu Tetenga, Ahu Aka Hanga, Ahu Vaihu
Today we leave for a full day trip to discover Anakena Beach and sites (Ahu Nau Nau, Ovahé, Ahu Kito Te Pito, Ahu Tongariki) and the impressive career of statues at Rano Raraku volcano. Back by the south coast dotted with sites (Ahu Tetenga, Ahu Aka Hanga, Ahu Vaihu, ...). The rest of the day will be free.
Day 14. Rano Kau volcano – Orongo - Ahu de Vinapu
After breakfast we will discover the Rano Kau volcano and Orongo sites, and Ahu de Vinapu. On the way we will appreciated the wonderful sight on the island and the Ocean. The afternoon will be free to enjoy by yourself the Eastern Island.
Day 15. Eastern Island – Santiago
Transfer to the airport for a return flight to Santiago. Reception and transfer to the hotel. The rest of the day is free.
Day 16. Santiago departure
According to your time of departure* you are transferred from the hotel to the airport. For international flights, it is recommended to arrive at the airport 3 hours before scheduled departure. End of our services.
Important: Itinerary can change because of weather or social conditions and some sights are not always accessible – Lipiko Tours cannot be held responsible for any changes in itinerary and sights not visited as a result.
We remind you that all our tours are modifiable before your confirmation.
Feel free to share your feelings on this itinerary, we can make any changes you want (duration, steps, types of accommodation, activities ...) and together build the trip to your image ...
Porterage: Your luggage will be transported either by plane, car, boat, and bus. You will have to carry the personal belongings (camera, water, etc.) which you need during the day.
Service: For group above 4 people you will be accompanied by a tour leader in the chosen language. His role is to make sure that everything goes smoothly during the tour and that each individual and the group as a whole are safe. Don’t hesitate to ask him if you are unsure of anything and, very important, to follow his advice.
Included in the price:
- Water, air and land transfers as indicated in the program
- Accommodation in hotel/hostel in double rooms, Ecolodge, shelter, home stay, camping, bus and plane as indicated in the program.
- Meals as mentioned in the program
- The assistance of specialized local English speaking guides, their fees and expenses
- The assistance of our local teams; driver(s) and logistics department (24/7)
- Visits as outlined in the program
Not included in the price:
- Entrance fees to sites visited, national parks and museums as indicated in the program (allow for approx. 1500 Argentine Peso (Argentian national currency) per person – in Brazil (allow for approx. 150 Brazilian Real (Brazilian national currency) per person – this is an estimate and actual prices may vary)
- Meals not mentioned, drinks, tips, individual equipment, everything not mentioned in “included in the price” and all personal expenses
- Individual obligatory personal travel insurance (this could be included with your credit card – please check with your credit card provider)
- The supplement for a single room: 390 USD (subject to availability, must be reserved and paid upon reservation). Attention; no single room available for the nights with accommodation in shelter, home stay and camping.
- Possible visa expenses
- International flights
GROUP : Travel in a small group (from 4 to 12 pers. Max), your trip will be guided by local English speaking guide and you can choose among the departure dates available.