This was a great day trip to see the coast and the countryside in between, with delicious wine, too! It was a very education tour too with our guide, Helen, giving us some very interesting background and history of the areas. On top of that,...More
Your tour begins with hotel pickup. Board a coach destined for the coastal towns of Valparaiso and Viña del Mar. On arrival in Valparaiso, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, embark on a panoramic tour of the port and Plaza Sotomayor (Sotomayor Square).
Then, ascend to the summit of the Concepción and Alegre hills by traditional elevators. Break for lunch, and enjoy Chilean cuisine at your own expense.
The next stop is Viña del Mar, known as the Garden City for its plethora of greenery. Visit a coastal spot to observe sea lions before traveling to your final stop, the Casablanca Valley.
Here, you can sample wines at Indomita vineyard before returning to Santiago in the early evening.
No trip to Santiago is complete without seeing the colorful confection of Valparaiso and Viña del Mar. Let a guide organize transport and activities on a hassle-free excursion that gives a comprehensive introduction to the UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Travel with ease between the highlights of Valparaiso and Viña del Mar, and receive personalized attention in a small group limited to 15. For added convenience, hotel pickup and drop-off are included.