Crowds of visitors at the beach in Viña del Mar, a popular resort town near Valparaíso.

Valparaiso Tours

Tailor-made Itineraries by Local Experts
 Crowds of visitors at the beach in Viña del Mar, a popular resort town near Valparaíso.

Valparaiso Tours

Tailor-made Itineraries by Local Experts

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Explore colorful streets and beautiful beaches with our private and small group Valparaiso tours. The coastal city of Valparaiso has a bohemian charm that has made it a favorite of writers, artists, and poets for centuries. Appointed a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2003, it has long been considered an important seat of Chilean culture. Take the chance to appreciate the colorful homes and classic mansions that crawl up the numerous hillsides from the sea. Just nine kilometers northeast of Valparaiso you’ll also find Viña del Mar, one of South America’s leading seaside resorts. Contact us to start planning your trip to this spectacular Chile destination.

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Let our team of expert travel advisors help build your dream trip to South America. Our fully customizable vacation packages allow you to hand-pick the destinations you wish to see at the exact pace you wish to see them. All of our offerings are also vetted firsthand by our team to ensure top quality and comfort. Contact one of our travel experts today to start planning your once-in-a-lifetime trip!

What to Do in Valparaiso

Discover the many wonderful attractions that Chile’s “Jewel of the Pacific” has to offer. Your Latin America For Less travel advisor can help you create the perfect itinerary tailored to your interests and preferences.

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Valparaiso Walking Tour


The main attraction in Valparaiso is exploring the city and soaking up the unique atmosphere. Take the funicular elevator up into the cerros or hills for enchanting views of the city’s bay and of the sea.

La Sebastiana, a multi-storied home in Valparaiso that was the house of Chilean poet Pablo Neruda.

Visit Pablo Neruda’s Home


La Sebastiana is the house of renowned poet Pablo Neruda and offers a spectacular glimpse into the poet’s life. Wander through the rooms where he produced much of his most famous and critically acclaimed work.

A mural at the Museo del Cielo, an outdoor art museum featuring work by Chilean artists.

Museo del Cielo Abierto


The Museo del Cielo Abierto is an outdoor exhibit featuring murals painted by well-known Chilean artists. Admire the 20 murals painted on the exterior of homes, buildings, and staircases in this open-air museum.

A pair of boats in the Pacific Ocean, overlooked by the sparkling lights of the city of Valparaiso.

Valparaiso by Boat


There are few better ways to spend an evening in Valparaiso than taking a boat tour to watch the sun set over the Pacific and the lights of Valparaiso appear against a dark sky.

A group of sea lions congregating on a rocky area in the beach town of Viña del Mar.

Watch Sea Lions in Viña del Mar


For a relaxing time away from the crowds, stroll the streets of quiet Viña del Mar, passing by the Quinta Vergara and the Fonck Museum. Continue on along the coast and stop to observe the sea lions sunbathing at Roca de los Lobos.

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Adventure Tours

Ask your Latin America For Less travel advisor about how you can add some extra adventure to your personalized itinerary. Get your adrenaline pumping with hikes and multi-day treks, jungle expeditions, white water rafting trips, mountain biking tours and more. We are experts in planning personalized travel experiences in Latin America, so talk to one of our advisors today to start planning your adventure.

A classic house painted pastel green, situated on a hillside overlooking the city of Valparaiso.

Cultural Tours

Ask your Latin America For Less travel advisor about adding cultural tours and experiences to your personalized itinerary. Discover the rich cultures of Latin America and learn about the unique customs and traditions maintained by its people. We are experts in planning personalized travel experiences in Latin America, so talk to one of our advisors today to start planning your cultural tour.

A luxurious indoor pool with a gorgeous view of the coast at a hotel in Viña del Mar.

Spa & Wellness Tours

Ask your Latin America For Less travel advisor about how you can add spa & wellness tours to your personalized itinerary. Take advantage of a free day to enjoy some rest and relaxation at a resort, or visit a spa to unwind after a long day of exploring. We are experts in planning personalized travel experiences in Latin America, so talk to one of our advisors to start planning your spa & wellness tour.

A plate of french fries with beef and onions topped with an egg at a restaurant in Valparaiso.

Food Tours

Ask your Latin America For Less travel advisor about how you can add food tours and culinary experiences to your personalized itinerary. Discover the unique cuisines of Latin America and enjoy exclusive visits to some of the world’s top restaurants. We are experts in planning personalized travel experiences in Latin America, so talk to one of our travel advisors today to start planning your food tour.

A woman with a backpack admiring the colorful street art on the walls of an alley in Valparaiso.

Family & Friend Tours

Ask your Latin America For Less travel advisor about how you can add family-friendly tours to your itinerary. Our team can help you build the perfect trip for your family, whether your group has small children, teenagers, senior citizens, or all of the above. We are experts in planning personalized travel experiences in Latin America, so talk to one of our travel advisors today to start planning your family tour.

Explore Chile

With a fascinating culture and some of the world’s most breathtaking landscapes, Chile offers countless wonderful destinations for travelers. Discover some of the best places to visit in Chile below.

Arica


Arica, the “city of eternal spring” and gateway to Lauca National Park, is the capital of the north country and famous for long, lazy beaches and a rich cultural history.

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San Pedro de Atacama


The driest desert in the world, the Atacama Desert is also one of the most beautiful with exciting destinations like the Valley of the Moon, the salt lakes and Tatio Geysers.

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Chillan


Hit the slopes in Chillan, one of Chile's top ski and snowboard resorts and home to the longest run in South America at eight miles. At night, soak in the natural thermal baths.

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Easter Island


One of the most isolated islands in the world, Easter Island is a majestic getaway destination combining the natural beauty of a volcanic island with the captivating history of the famous Easter Island statues.

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Punta Arenas


The southernmost city on mainland South America, Punta Arenas overlooks the historic Strait of Magellan and the beautiful jagged peaks and white landscapes of Patagonia.

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Puerto Montt


With its absolutely stunning location on the Gulf of Ancud, Puerto Montt will lead you directly to the Lake District and the arresting landscapes of verdant valleys, striking mountains and beautiful lakes.

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Puerto Natales


Puerto Natales is the gateway to Torres del Paine National Park, and arguably Patagonia’s most spectacular place to visit with immense sweeping landscapes that leave long-lasting impressions.

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Santiago


The metropolitan Chilean capital, Santiago is a vibrant cultural hub with fascinating history and lively nightlife, surrounded by world-class skiing and wine valleys.

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Iquique


The bustling port city of Iquique is the ideal base to explore the massive geoglyphs, nitrate ghost towns, and thermal baths of the Chilean desert.

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La Serena


La Serena is located in the Elqui Valley and one of the most beautiful cities in Chile with picturesque churches, sandy beaches, and some of the clearest skies in the world.

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Patagonia


Shared by Chile and Argentina, Patagonia is a wild land of cleaving glaciers, deep forests, and piercingly blue waters that offers countless opportunities for sightseeing, nature watching, trekking and more.

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Valparaiso Hotels

Discover the best places to stay in Viña del Mar with our top pick Viña del Mar hotels.

A spacious, carpeted room with a view of the ocean at the Enjoy Viña del Mar Hotel.

Enjoy Viña del Mar

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Av. San Martín 199, Vina del Mar, Valparaiso

Providing the ultimate in luxury, attentive service, and modern amenities, the Hotel del mar also boasts views of the ocean and beautiful gardens. The hotel has 60 elegantly-decorated rooms as well as restaurants and bars. Guests can relax at the Natura Vitale Wellness Spa, or enjoy a night of dancing at the hotel’s club.

A cozy room with wood flooring and a beige and blue motif at the Casa Higueras in Viña del Mar.

Casa Higueras

Higuera 133, Vina del Mar, Valparaiso

Located in the heart of the Cerro Alegre neighborhood and facing an impressive view of the bay of Valparaíso, Casa Higueras is a high-quality boutique hotel that welcomes guests in a lovely setting. At the garden level, a sparkling pool with cozy lounge chairs and a spa invite total relaxation.

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