Chile in Classic Style

Atacama Desert & Northern Chile, Chilean Patagonia, Santiago & Central Chile

Duration: 12 nights

Price: From £7,400 per person in low season based on two adults travelling together and including all flights in economy class, accommodation on a bed and breakfast basis, private transfers, transportation, experiences as stated and taxes

This classic Chile holiday delivers eye-popping scenery from the awesome Torres del Paine National Park in Southern Patagonia, the lush green vineyards of Chile’s famous wine region near Santiago and the incredible Atacama Desert. The perfect introduction for first-time visitors to amazing Chile.
Perfect forLovers of dramatic landscapes and the great outdoors; from the glaciers and mountains of the south, through to snow capped volcanos and glistening lakes and the driest desert in the world, Chile is an amazing country of scenic contrasts.
In the knowAdd to the drama with a trip from Santiago to Easter Island, where your base on the world’s most remote, uninhabited island will be the explora Rapa Rui.

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  • Landscapes & Scenery
  • First-timers
  • Adventure
  • Couples

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2 nightsColchagua Valley

Fly into Santiago and transfer you to the Colchagua valley, where you’ll kick off your adventure at Noi Blend Colchagua. A tranquil retreat sat in the heart of Chile's wine region it makes for the perfect gentle introduction to Chile and a great base from which to explore the region's wineries. 
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After sipping on delicious wines and relaxing in the lush countryside you will fly north to the driest place on earth, the Atacama desert. Your little oasis will be found at the Tierra Atacama Hotel & Spa where you will be able to take in the awe-inspiring view of Volcano Licancbur, the dramatic lunar landscape and the clear night sky, perfect for star gazing. Take some time relaxing in the Uma Spa and pool or chose from two half day or one full day excursion to really explore the desert and its secrets. 
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2 nightsSANTIAGO

Time to head back to civilisation with a stay in Santiago. Spend 2 nights at the beautifully restored Le Reve and enjoy exploring the nearby signature restaurants, theatres and tourist attractions, soaking up Santiago's history and culture. 
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Fly south towards Torres del Paine national park. A biosphere reserve of waterfalls, glaciers, dense forests, and granite pillars soaring more than 2,000m above the Patagonian steppes, provides yet another, but very different, spectacular landscape. Spend 3 nights at the Tierra Patagonia Hotel & Spa and choose from 1 full day or two half day excrsions and discover the end of the world riding with gauchos, hiking to the base of the mythical Torres and sailing through iceberg filled lakes. 
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After vineyards, the driest place on earth, a bustling cosmopolitan city and the glaciers of the south it is now time for the coast. You will head over to the UNESCO World Heritage-listed port of Valaparaiso, just over an hours drive from Santiago. Built on a steep hillside overlooking the Pacific Ocean, it is a maze of cobblestone streets and brightly coloured houses.

Casa Higueras boasts spectacular views over the bay and provides a spa, sauna, swimming pool and jacuzzi, perfect for unwinding in between sightseeing tours. Get out and about and explore this fascinating port and it's peculiar network of lifts and funiculars. After 2 nights here you will head back to Santiago to catch your return flight home. 
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