Santiago & Surroundings
Your adventures in Chile will most likely begin in Santiago, the country’s capital and largest city. Nestled between the Andes Mountains and the UNESCO-recognized city of Valparaíso on the Pacific Ocean, Santiago is a cosmopolitan destination with a thriving cultural scene accompanied by colorful history. In the winter, visitors enjoy world-class powder skiing at nearby resorts, while summer brings perfect wine-tasting weather at an abundance of regional wineries. Your time in Santiago will be uniquely yours depending on your interests and preferences. Whatever your visit looks like, our South America experts agree that no trip to Chile is complete without an urban exploration of its capital!