Day trip

From Santiago: Highlights of Valparaiso and Viña del Mar

Activity provider: Smart Tour

From Santiago: Highlights of Valparaiso and Viña del Mar

Activity provider: Smart Tour

From US$ 55.57 per person

Head to the Pacific Coast on this day tour to the most popular towns near Santiago. Explore Viña del Mar with its beautiful beaches and gardens. Visit Valparaiso, known for being a UNESCO World Heritage Site and for its colorful houses and graffiti.

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Duration 10 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, Portuguese, English
Pickup included
Pickup is from your accommodation in Santiago Centro, Providencia or Las Condes.


6 hours
  • Santiago Metropolitan Region

  • 40 minutes
  • Breakfast

  • 40 minutes
  • Caleta Portales (visit)

  • 20 minutes
  • La Sebastiana Museum House (photo stop)

  • 15 minutes
  • Cerro Concepcion (guided tour)

  • 20 minutes
  • Flower Clock, Viña del Mar (visit)

  • 10 minutes
  • Lunch

  • Reñaca Beach (walk)

  • 15 minutes
  • Fonck Museum (photo stop)

  • 1.5 hours
  • Santiago Metropolitan Region

Pickup included
Main stop
Other stop
  • Discover the highlights of Viña del Mar and Valparaiso
  • Walk the alleys of Valparaiso with a professional guide
  • Walk along the beach in Viña del Mar
  • Take amazing pictures at many incredible the stops
Full description

Start your day with pickup from your accommodation in Santiago and travel 120 km towards the Pacific Ocean to discover the cities of Valparaiso and Viña del Mar. Spend your day in two of the most famous cities in Chile with their very different in characteristics.

First, stop at the multicolored port city of Valparaíso, where you will learn its history and discover why it is considered a UNESCO World Heritage Site. 

Walk among the valleys and discover the poetic, artistic, and historic characteristics of the city. Stop at some lookouts, and squares, and have the chance to take some pictures of the sea lions at the port.

From there, the tour will continue to Viña del Mar - a more sophisticated town with resorts, casinos, and luxurious neighborhoods. 

Here, you will have the chance to eat lunch and visit the main sights of the city, such as the beach, the flower clock, and a Moai brought from Easter Island. At the end of the tour, you will be dropped back at your hotel in Santiago.

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Insurance
  • Professional guided tours of Viña del Mar and Valparaiso
  • Food and drinks
  • Funicular ride ticket

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What to bring

  • Sunglasses
  • Camera
  • Sunscreen
  • Water
  • Jacket

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Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.6 /5

based on 135 reviews

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Gabriel was the best guide ever. Honestly he took something that wasn’t fun, and made it much more interesting filled with history, facts and a good vibe. The ride was a good time and he explained the history in a way that was enjoyable- so when we reach each destination - we had the right information to make it that much more incredible.

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December 24, 2022

One could almost say that our guide Gabriel was the highlight of the tour. Super friendly from the first to the last minute. Great info on pickup via WhatsApp. The explanations perfectly in 3 languages and also the general life now in Chile he brought us closer. Full 5 stars from me.

January 6, 2023

when I saw the price and what the tour actually contained I was hesitant. however Yuri, the tour guide was incredible. and the trip was great also. you definitely want to see Valparaiso. the art is incredible. lunch was expensive, I opted for a salad to keep it low but you don't have to eat at the restaurant suggested

December 11, 2022

Product ID: 334526