Our Highlights of Chile holiday takes in some of Chile’s top attractions including Santiago, the amazing Atacama Desert, the picturesque Chilean Lake District and the awe-inspiring Torres del Paine National Park.
Begin in the cosmopolitan capital of Santiago, before heading to the amazing Atacama Desert, where you'll spend three nights enjoying stunning sunsets, visiting fascinating salt flats and much more. Next, you'll head to the awe-inspiring Chilean Lake District, one of the most visually beautiful regions of Chile, with plenty of activities to keep you occupied for a couple of nights. Then you'll enjoy a few nights in the Torres del Paine National Park, the crown jewel of Patagonia before heading back to Santiago for the night before your onward flight.
Days 1 & 2 - Santiago
Days 3 - 5 - The Atacama Desert
Days 6 - 8 - The Chilean Lake District
Day 9 - Puerto Natales
Days 10 & 11 - Torres del Paine National Park
Day 12 - Santiago
Day 13 - Depart Santiago
Any element of this holiday can be tailormade to your requirements, including the places you want to see and the things that are important to you. Just contact one of our Travel Specialists today.
Arrive in Santiago and spend your first two days in Chile's cosmopolitan capital. Explore the city on a half-day tour and discover traditions that coexist with modern, city life.
Meals: Day 2. B
Visit the highest, driest desert in the world, with a trip to the Atacama. Spend two nights enjoying sunsets in Moon Valley. Visit the fascinating salt flats and its resident flamingos, and take in the unique, lunar-like landscapes.
Enjoy a two-night tour of the Chilean Lake District, one of the country's most visually stunning regions, the perfect place to spend a couple of days relaxing, or enjoying some of the many activities on offer here.
Fly to Punta Arenas and transfer to Puerto Natales, a charming port town and gateway to the world-famous Torres del Paine National Park.
Torres del Paine is arguably South America's most famous national park. You'll enjoy two nights here, taking in the crown jewel of Patagonia. Marvel at the three towering granite pillars that give the park its name, savour the beauty of a sunset over an icy lagoon and keep an eye out for some of its residents, including soaring condors, guanacos and even the elusive puma.
Meals: Day 10, B & L
Day 11: B
Return to Santiago for a final night to enjoy the vibrant city
Transfer to Santiago airport for your onward flight
(Valid for 2022 departures, based on 2 people sharing a room. 2023 prices from £3,549 pp)
International flights to Chile from the UK start from £699 per person
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12 nights' accommodation
8 breakfasts, 1 lunch
Half-day tour of Santiago
Half-day tours of Death & Moon Valleys and the Salt Lake in Atacama
Half-day tours of Llanquihue and Osorno Volcano in the Lake District
Full-day tour of Torres del Paine National Park
Transfer and domestic flights as per itinerary
International flights if not added
Meals not indicated in your itinerary
Local departure taxes payable locally
Items of a personal nature such as laundry and drinks etc
Tips for guides and drivers (discretionary)
Camera or video fees at any sites
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