Have you ever felt completely insignificant in comparison to nature? Well, get ready to feel precisely that way among the turquoise waters, glaciers and towering granite horns of the Torres del Paine National Park. The jaw-dropping landscapes of this eighth wonder of the world are humbling indeed.
Speaking of sustainable tourism, nowadays, is no longer a novelty. Many countries have opted for a friendly and sustainable tourism that advocates the preservation and respect of the natural environment, and Chile is not left behind, responding to the needs in a committed and active way.
This tour is unique and full of contrasts that make it an incredible destination for lovers of nature and the historical heritage of the region.
When I first went to Chile 30 years ago, I interviewed a television weatherman. Every evening after the six o’clock news, this fellow had to say: “Tomorrow it will be […]
Patagonia lies tucked away right at the southernmost tip of the Americas – indeed of the world’s landmass, not counting Antarctica.
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.
Beautiful views, volcanic crossing through the South of Chile.
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
For lovers of sports and adventure, the valley has trekking routes, horseback riding, trails for bike rides and jeep tours.
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.
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.
If you are a wine enthusiast and would like to enjoy a fresh take on this fascinating drink, we invite you to discover wine tours in Chile.
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
The following article shares some ideas and destinations for your next trip to Arica & Parinacota.
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.
Between volcanoes and lake history is written.
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.
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
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.
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
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.
The 27 foreign tour operators may have meetings with representatives of 38 national tourism companies.
Explore the dusty trails of the Elqui Valley, a home to quiet vineyards, sleepy market towns and a force field of cosmic energy.
Scale the hills and wander the waterfront of Valparaíso, Chile’s poetically disheveled port town.
Head to the Patagonian wilderness to paddle among icebergs in the shadow of mighty granite peaks.
Chile is famously friendly to families, no doubt inspired by the great cultural importance that Chileans place on family and children.
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.
Experience the surreal landscapes of the Atacama, the driest place on the planet.
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.
Located in southern Chile, the Chiloé Archipelago is formed by more than 30 islands.
The country has just added 11m acres of land to the national parks
A backpacker’s guide to Chile: a one-month itinerary
There are many animals that have developed and reproduced in our Patagonia; finding their home in between mountain, forests, fjords and low temperatures.
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.
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.
The Andean foothills and high plateau landscapes merge in a place of great cultural and historical interest with amazing natural beauty. One of its main attractions is the wonderful […]
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.
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.
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.
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!
Geographical giants that complete the most diverse landscapes of our national territory.
Beautiful cities of our country that surprise for their landscapes, culture and people
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.
From beautiful landscapes to places filled with history and heritage, this region at the north of Chile, invites everyone to travel across its corners.
A region that captivates for its historical, cultural and patrimonial values. Learn about the civilizations and economic activities that are a reflection of its people. This small region, south of […]
If the theory is proven right, this discovery would shake the world of archaeology and the history in terms of the settlement of America.
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.
As Chile grows and develops, it protects its ecosystem. Eight World Biosphere Reserves are found within its extraordinarily diverse territory.
The Chinchorro Mummies, due to their antiquity and technique, are considered an archaeological and historical heritage of international relevance.
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.
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.
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.
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.
A unique piece of land that is also an invitation to explore its beautiful landscapes, its native fauna and all its mysteries. Chiloé offers a variety of activities that must […]
7 ideal places in the national territory that allow us to escape the routine and disconnect from our daily lives.
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.
Year after year, these destinations attract thousand of national and international visitors eager to know the wonders of Chile.
Antarctica is the southernmost continent on earth and is comprised of territories below the 60th parallel south.
Here we give you a list of some of the National Parks of our country, all of them worth visiting.
Not only the puma delights us for its beauty, through the country other felines have also decided to take advantage of the geographical characteristics of Chile and make it […]
A place that captivates for its landscapes, opportunities and history.
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.
The project seeks to exhibit the country from another perspective and to include not well known places
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.
Prior to visiting this land it is a must to become familiar with the stories that surround its inhabitants with magic.
Discover the different and varied options of thermal waters throughout the territory of Chile, each with unique characteristics.
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.
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.
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.
The international tourism company has declared our country, among 10 different nations, as the best destination for 2018.
National Reserves in Chile, beautiful and unique landscapes, flora and wildlife.
Chile World’s Leading Adventure Tourism Destination
Chile Best Travel Destination for 2017
On September 18, Chileans pull out their cowboy customs – and costumes – and fire up the grill to celebrate traditional culture, food and drink throughout the country.
The Chilean summer, like most other southern hemisphere countries, runs from December through to February. While visits to the north of the country are little affected by the changing of […]
The Adventure Tourism Development Index (ATDI) has had Chile near the top of the list of the top ten developing countries for the past five years. In 2011, it ranked […]
Closely surrounded by the imposing Osorno and Calbuco mountains and the watery edge of Lake Llanquihue, Puerto Varas will be the first city in Chile to become a carbon neutral […]
REGION: Northern Chile.
ACTIVITY LEVEL: 4 (Medium-High).
SUMMARY: Hike alongside the confluence of two rivers in Guatín canyon, where one river comes from the warm thermal springs of Puritama, and the other is the Purifica River, whose waters are from the Andes Mountains Range.
DURATION: 6 -7 hrs. (4 hour hike).
The Adventure Travel Trade Association (ATTA; http://www.adventuretravel.biz) has announced an impressive list of industry trips around Chile ahead of the Adventure Travel World Summit (ATWS) to be held in Puerto […]
Chile can already lay claim to six officially-declared Cultural World Heritage sites. The Arica and Parinacota Region hopes to celebrate the naming of the seventh site from the success of […]
Chile was ranked #1 in adventure destination potential in the 2011 Adventure Travel Development Index report. Now, it’s ready to show the world what it’s got by hosting the Adventure […]
Do not miss Fodor’s Places To Go List 2015. Patagonia, Chile has place number 10 among 27 places recommended by Fodor, the world’s largest publisher of English language travel and tourism information, and the […]