Private tour

Private Isla Negra & Pomaire Cultural Day Trip

Activity provider: Chile Dream Tours

Private Isla Negra & Pomaire Cultural Day Trip

Activity provider: Chile Dream Tours

From US$ 199 per person

Discover local handicrafts and traditional Chilean food in Pomaire, and the incredible architecture of Chile's famous poet, Pablo Neruda's home in Isla Negra on a private full-day journey.

About this activity

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Duration 8 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish
Pickup included
Meet your guide in your hotel lobby.
Wheelchair accessible
Private group


  • Learn about Chile's history and culture from an expert local guide
  • Travel in comfort in a private air-conditioned minivan
  • Marvel at Pablo Neruda's eccentric house in Isla Negra
  • Visit the artisanal village of Pomaire where you can taste local empadanas
Full description
Begin your journey of Chile by being picked up at your hotel, where you will be greeted by your guide who will take care of you throughout the day. Head straight to the colorful seaside town of Isla Negra, one of Chile’s and South America’s most famous poets, Pablo Neruda’s home, now a museum, whereupon arrival your guide will take you on a walking tour. Explore the Nobel Prize winner’s eccentric home, including his collection of bottles, masks, antique shoes, and smoking pipes. Originally called Las Gaviotas, the town was renamed Isla Negra by Neruda. Next, head to the traditional town of Pomaire, famous for its clay pottery and Chilean handicrafts. The town is also known as the home of the largest “empanadas” in Chile – which you have the chance to taste. Along your private tour, your local guide with share insightful historical and cultural stories.
  • Local guide
  • Private transportation
  • Entrance fee to the Pablo Neruda Museum House
  • Bottled water
  • Digital photographs
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Lunch
  • Additional drinks
  • Tips (optional)
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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Important information

What to bring

  • Weather-appropriate clothing

Know before you go

  • The order of sites visited may vary
  • The best time to visit Pomaire is on weekends as more shops are open
  • Although this is a private tour with your own vehicle and guide, there may be other visitors at the Pablo Neruda Museum House in Isla Negra

Product ID: 400731