A few days ago, some of our clients decided they wanted to experience Chile. After speaking with them and advising them of some options, you could see that they were thoroughly mesmerised. Chile is one of South Americas gems. We have always considered Chile to be one our personal favourites in our exciting range of South America packages, and that is why we always encourage our clients to take in Chile, to experience something truly unique.
Chile has a bucket full of surprises for you. As you get started with planning your trip with us, we will guide you, so you don’t miss out on any of the highlights.
No matter where you choose to visit in Chile, you are setting yourself up for an exciting journey.
We have, however, shortlisted the top 5 destinations among the plethora of choices that you can’t afford to miss. If you restrict yourself from visiting any of these top 5 selected places, we afraid, it will be an incomplete trip.
Read on to find out what we have on our list and why!
Torres Del Paine – Nature at Its Best
If you are wanting to experience an unmatched natural beauty, Torres Del Paine is the ideal place for you to visit. The location is situated at the southernmost corner of Patagonia, in Chile. It has all of it – the rocky mountain peaks, ivory glaciers along with lakes. It is a national park, that allures people all over the world with the three gigantic peaks known as ‘Towers of Paine’. All of these peaks are covered with icy glaciers, and the enthralling beauty is something that will leave you in awe.
Pucon – For the Love of Lakes
A lot of people ignore visiting Pucon, thinking it to be small, and not worth the effort to get to. However, we suggest Pucon as one of the ‘Not to be missed’ spots in Chile. The majestic Villarrica volcano, blows the mind as it stands there like an unmovable giant. It is stands tall surrounded by deep blue lakes. Pucon is also a great destination to do some self-drive touring.
Easter Island – Magical & Mysterious
It would be a great shame if you come back from Chile without visiting the Easter Island. Located in the south-eastern corner of the Pacific Ocean, and a short flight from Santiago, Easter Island is known to be an isolated beauty. The area is full of mysterious statues named as ‘Moai’, and there are 887 in total. It is understood that the early Rapanui people had designed these sculptures. The unique beauty and solitude offered by Easter Island, are enough to mark it as a mustvisit destination.
Atacama Desert – The Driest Desert on Earth!
Did you know that there is a place on earth that has not witnessed rain for over 400 years? Exciting isn’t it! The Atacama Desert, situated in Northern Chile is considered as the driest desert on earth. It is home to endless salt marshes and dormant volcanos. The scenery and experience of the Atacama Desert will leave you feeling like you have stepped into another world.Known to have the clearest skies of anywhere in the world, the Atacama Desert is a haven for Stargazers trolling the night skies.
Santiago – Time for Some City Lights
If you have enjoyed the raw natural beauty of Chile so far, then you must also to experience the city life. Santiago is somewhere you should spend some quality time. The colourful and charming neighbourhoods along with the rooftop bars, will ensure complete relaxation for you. We will take you to the art galleries, handicraft markets and get you completely immersed in the local culture.
Obviously, the destinations we have selected for you are few, but they are must visit destinations. Chile has so much more to offer, so please talk to us with anything you may have in mind, or hit us up for more recommendations on what you should not miss.