January 14, 2019
Category: Our Blog Posts
Here is where our staff adds comments while they are on the road, or where you learn interesting information about Chile to help you plan your visit.
January 13, 2019
The extreme and wonderful Trek Expedition Valle Cochamó
Worldwide recognized Granite Mountains attract serious hikers from all over the world
January 12, 2019
QUALITY AND TASTE IN THE SAN ANTONIO VALLEY
This valley is characterized by its cold climate and moderate rainfall that give it a unique characteristic to the grape that grows in these resources and beautiful lands.
January 6, 2019
VALLEY OF COLCHAGUA AND SANTA CRUZ
This Valley has always had a purely agricultural activity.
January 5, 2019
TOURS IN CURICO VALLEY
Famous is the tour called Curico Valley Wine Route, where you can tour the wide variety of vines present in this warm place.
January 4, 2019
ROUTES FOR LOVERS OF GOOD WINE
Come to Chile and live an intense experience in flavors!
January 3, 2019
10 ISLANDS OF ARCHIPELAGO DE CHILOÉ WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW
Take a nautical chart and make a different trip with the 10 islands of the Chiloé Archipelago that you should know
December 31, 2018
TREKKING AT TAGUA TAGUA PARK
The Alerces refuge is located on the shores of the lake of the same name and is the place where people take the photograph that most of them have heard of the park. With the characteristic coihues burned and surrounded by immense granite walls and an enchanted forest, the Alerces refuge is one of the most beautiful areas of the park.
December 30, 2018
THE ROADMAP TO PATAGONIA’S PARKS
The Route of Patagonian Parks is a new travel destination that will conquer the hearts of world travellers with its pristine landscapes, fauna, glaciers and grass lands. It offers an opportunity for development and of pride for the communities of southern Chile, their landscapes, culture and history.
December 29, 2018
TREKKING IN THE NAHUELBUTA NATIONAL PARK
In the park live pumas, pudúes, foxes and other smaller animals. They are not easy to see, because they stay away from the trails and tourist areas, but you can be lucky and manage to spot some in your visit. If you meet one, look at it from afar and do not interrupt what you are doing.
December 27, 2018
Neighborhoods of Santiago, Walking the capital best spots.
Streets full of history, government buildings, museums, and so much more await you in downtown Santiago. The best way to get there is to take the metro to the Plaza de Armas, Bellas Artes, Universidad de Chile, Moneda, or Santa Lucía stations.
December 25, 2018
The history of Carmenere wine in Chile
If you want to try this fighter wine strain, you should definitely visit the wine tours of the central valleys of Chile, an experience you will not forget.
December 23, 2018
Knowing the Osorno Volcano and its excursions.
Beautiful views, volcanic crossing through the South of Chile.
December 4, 2018
CHILE WINS BEST ADVENTURE TRAVEL DESTINATION FOR 3RD YEAR IN A ROW
For the third year in a row, from 2015 to 2017, Chile has been named the best adventure travel destination in South America at the World Travel Awards
November 11, 2018
Elqui Valley and its places to enjoy this oasis among the mountains
For lovers of sports and adventure, the valley has trekking routes, horseback riding, trails for bike rides and jeep tours.
November 8, 2018
Four destinations to bicycle along.
If you love sports, enjoy nature and wandering among landscapes on your bicycle, we are going to tell you about four destinations you can cycle throughout Chile.
November 4, 2018
Visit the most impressive glaciers of the chilean patagonia.
Over 80% of Latin America’s glaciers are in Chile. Therefore, the Chilean Patagonia offers hundreds of tours and excursions to view these impressive glaciers. Next, a list of the glaciers you must visit, when planning your trip to Chile.
October 31, 2018
Excursions on Easter Island, What you can do?
To live one of the most interesting cultural experiences, do visit Easter Island, one of the most untamed islands on the Pacific Ocean; you will fall in love with its landscapes and excursions
October 29, 2018
Tourism in the far north of Chile has essential protagonists
The following article shares some ideas and destinations for your next trip to Arica & Parinacota.
October 27, 2018
Ancestral travel, experiences with the Mapuche people.
Mapuche tourism hopes to connect visitors with the most important aspects of its country: its people and its roots. These experiences with the Mapuche people are like traveling to the heart of Chilean history.
October 26, 2018
Visit Parque Patagonia in Chile
2,000km unpaved road! Best hike to see the most outstanding scenery in the entire American continent.
October 26, 2018
The north and its “legend of the Payachatas” Pomerame and Parinacota Volcanoes
Between volcanoes and lake history is written.
October 25, 2018
From the heights of Surire Salt Flat
At over 4,200 meters above sea level, this incredibly white salt flat invites you to stare at its beautiful deep blue inner lagoons hidden in the middle of the world’s driest desert.
October 24, 2018
Natural Monument (M.N.) El Morado, a getaway for adventure lovers
Prepare to be in awe of the wonderful views of the Andes Mountain range and enjoy an adrenaline rush by climbing to the El Morado lookout
October 23, 2018
Santiago and its connection with the Andes.
And if you are one of those who enjoy adventure tourism, there are countless places to practice canopy, rafting, trekking, horseback riding and countless outdoor activities.
October 21, 2018
Putre: A magical Andean town where it seems that time stopped
When one realizes the beauty of this city, its exceptional location, its history, and the variety of attractions still hidden, it is not difficult to imagine that in some years Putre, with its great tourist potential, could be the next San Pedro de Atacama
October 20, 2018
Landing in Valparaiso world heritage and culture.
The Valparaiso World Heritage Port Neighborhood is wedged between Plaza Sotomayor and Plaza Wheelright and is one of the oldest parts of the city, which was once the epicenter for the port’s economic and political activity during the 19th century.
October 18, 2018
Expedition Chile 2018: International tour operators discover the wonders of Chile
The 27 foreign tour operators may have meetings with representatives of 38 national tourism companies.
October 15, 2018
Explore the new vineyards of Chile in the company of the cosmic energy of Elqui Valley
Explore the dusty trails of the Elqui Valley, a home to quiet vineyards, sleepy market towns and a force field of cosmic energy.
October 14, 2018
Stories from the heights of Valparaiso
Scale the hills and wander the waterfront of Valparaíso, Chile’s poetically disheveled port town.
October 12, 2018
Learn more about Torres del Paine National Park.
Head to the Patagonian wilderness to paddle among icebergs in the shadow of mighty granite peaks.
October 10, 2018
Family-friendly trips from Santiago.
Chile is famously friendly to families, no doubt inspired by the great cultural importance that Chileans place on family and children.
October 8, 2018
Accessing Aysén: how to explore Chilean Patagonia’s glacier country.
In the often overlooked northern extremes of Patagonia lies Aysén, Chile’s least-populated region, where only 1.2 humans per square mile dwell. While there isn't an abundance of people around, what the area does have in excess is ice. Bold, blue ice – glaciers the likes of which you’ll find in few other parts of our warming planet.
October 6, 2018
Discover the Atacama Desert.
Experience the surreal landscapes of the Atacama, the driest place on the planet.
October 5, 2018
A tiny forest on the tip of the world.
Every year, travellers visit Patagonia to marvel at its vast glaciers and huge open skies. But this miniature forest is so small, visitors are given magnifying glasses.
October 4, 2018
10 must-see islands of the Chiloé archipelago.
Located in southern Chile, the Chiloé Archipelago is formed by more than 30 islands.
October 3, 2018
Chile’s new route of parks aims to save the wild beauty of Patagonia
The country has just added 11m acres of land to the national parks
October 2, 2018
A backpacker’s guide to Chile
A backpacker’s guide to Chile: a one-month itinerary
October 1, 2018
Where to enjoy nature and the environment in Chile
August 9, 2018
Discovering the Patagonia through its fauna
There are many animals that have developed and reproduced in our Patagonia; finding their home in between mountain, forests, fjords and low temperatures.
July 9, 2018
Funicular railways of Valparaíso
Historical monuments that take us back to another period in time, but that nowadays are considered an icon of Valparaíso and part of what makes it so unique.
June 22, 2018
Indigenous New Year
From the 21st to the 24th of June several indigenous communities hold their festivities to receive a new year and celebrate the return of the sun.
May 26, 2018
Planted up the sides of mountains and on foggy hills rolling down to the sea, Chile’s vineyards, with their array of world-renowned wines, stretch across an enormous swath of the country – and welcome interested visitors. Here’s a guide to the some of the best.
May 22, 2018
7 must do experiences in the Chiloé Archipelago
A unique piece of earth that is also an invitation to explore its beautiful landscapes, its native fauna and all of its mysteries. Chiloé offers a variety of activities that have to be within the plans of every visitors.
May 17, 2018
Five top observatories to try astronomy tourism in Chile
As well as being home to some of the world’s best scientific observatories, Chile has some high-tech viewing facilities that are open to travelers and the general public.
May 12, 2018
6 coastal destinations that you need to visit in the Atacama desert
Beaches, national parks and archeological sites are some of the destinations you can find in the shore of the Atacama desert. We invite you to discover them!
May 6, 2018
Discovering the volcanoes in Chile
Geographical giants that complete the most diverse landscapes of our national territory.
April 26, 2018
Which penguins can we find in Chile?
From the magnificent Emperor Penguin, to the charismatic Macaroni Penguin, several species of penguins have turned our national territory into their home.
April 19, 2018
Discover the “Seven Pearls” that are part of the beauty and history of Chile
Beautiful cities of our country that surprise for their landscapes, culture and people
April 7, 2018
Southern and Northern Patagonian Ice Field
Two huge fields of ice that captivate for their beautiful and defying glaciers, that have been part of our territory since the last ice age, thousands of years ago.
April 4, 2018
Unforgettable experiences in the Tarapacá Region
From beautiful landscapes to places filled with history and heritage, this region at the north of Chile, invites everyone to travel across its corners.
March 21, 2018
Humans may have reached Chile by 18,500 years ago
If the theory is proven right, this discovery would shake the world of archaeology and the history in terms of the settlement of America.
March 14, 2018
Discovering the Universe in Chile
Chile is a global power in terms of astronomical observation and everyday new initiatives are being created in order to access the wonders of the universe.
March 11, 2018
Learn about Chile’s natural contrasts
As Chile grows and develops, it protects its ecosystem. Eight World Biosphere Reserves are found within its extraordinarily diverse territory.
March 6, 2018
Chinchorro Mummies, their history and preservation
The Chinchorro Mummies, due to their antiquity and technique, are considered an archaeological and historical heritage of international relevance.
February 25, 2018
Discovering the Exploradores Glacier
A unique experience through ices formed thousands of years ago. Walking through the Exploradores Glacier is one of many activities that makes Chile the perfect place for adventure tourism.
February 22, 2018
Extreme activities you can do in Chile
Chile is a country full of contrasts and surprises. We invite you to learn more about the different extreme activities you can do in our country.
February 17, 2018
Spectacular and varied adventure tourism in Chile
Chile can be discovered not only through the visual appreciation of its landscapes, but also while defying our bodies and capacities through activities in water, land and even in the sky.
February 8, 2018
Discover the National Park Cerro Castillo
A protected area in the heart of the Carretera Austral has been declared a national park. We invite you to learn more about the new Cerro Castillo National Park.
January 18, 2018
7 beaches that you have to know this summer
7 ideal places in the national territory that allow us to escape the routine and disconnect from our daily lives.
January 7, 2018
Where to enjoy nature and the environment in Chile.
Chile is a place filled with nature and beautiful landscapes. Discover some of the most amazing and breathtaking National Parks, National Reserves and Natural Monuments.
January 3, 2018
Popular destinations in Chile
Year after year, these destinations attract thousand of national and international visitors eager to know the wonders of Chile.
December 12, 2017
A journey to the Antarctic continent
Antarctica is the southernmost continent on earth and is comprised of territories below the 60th parallel south.
December 5, 2017
Discover the amazing National Parks of Chile
Here we give you a list of some of the National Parks of our country, all of them worth visiting.
November 27, 2017
Tourism in the Robinson Crusoe Island
A place that captivates for its landscapes, opportunities and history.
November 25, 2017
Navarino Island and the treasures of the end of the world
The Cape Horn Biosphere Reserve and a forest that you can only see through a magnifying glass, are some of the surprises that you can find in this island at the end of the world.
November 14, 2017
“Chile with different eyes”: the project that shows Chile from above
The project seeks to exhibit the country from another perspective and to include not well known places
November 12, 2017
The 4 greenest and most sustainable destinations in Chile
Tourism in Chile comes hand in hand with a new trend: a more green and sustainable way of exploring, protecting the natural resources and the indigenous cultures.
November 8, 2017
Chiloe: the island of legends
Prior to visiting this land it is a must to become familiar with the stories that surround its inhabitants with magic.
November 6, 2017
Hot Springs in Chile
Discover the different and varied options of thermal waters throughout the territory of Chile, each with unique characteristics.
November 2, 2017
Valparaíso, 14 years as a World Heritage Site
Its history, architecture and urban development are some of the reasons that became relevant at the moment of declaring Valparaiso a World Heritage Site of UNESCO.
October 31, 2017
Flowering desert: How does this nature phenomenon happen?
There are only a few places in the world where the natural phenomenon of the flowering desert occurs: Australia, United States, Peru and Chile are some of them.
October 29, 2017
Patrimonial routes and fauna of Chiloe’s wetlands
Along with being an area of preservation, reproduction, feeding and rest for migratory birds, Chiloe’s eastern wetlands also have a tourist route that is worth your time.
October 26, 2017
Lonely Planet names Chile as the top travel destination for 2018
The international tourism company has declared our country, among 10 different nations, as the best destination for 2018.
October 4, 2017
Chile Recommended by International Media as Best Travel Destination for 2017
International publications like The Telegraph, CNN and Travel and Leisure have pointed out different reasons to visit Chile in 2017.
September 5, 2017
Chile’s Atacama desert: World’s driest place in bloom after surprise rain
After intense and unexpected rain fell in the north of Chile, parts of the usually arid Atacama desert have turned into a carpet of flowers.
August 21, 2017
Which penguins can we find in Chile?
From the magnificent Emperor Penguin, to the charismatic Macaroni Penguin you will find in Chile
August 18, 2017
National Reserves in Chile
National Reserves in Chile, beautiful and unique landscapes, flora and wildlife.
August 12, 2017
And the tourism Oscar for best adventure travel destination goes to: Chile!
Chile World's Leading Adventure Tourism Destination
March 24, 2017