Santiago and Farellones
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Santiago is the main urban center of the Metropolitan region and the country´s capital.
Farellones is located a few kilometers northeast of Santiago and it´s the perfect place to practice snow sports in one of the most important ski centers in South America.
This destination offers high quality urban services, with an spectacular public and private infrastructure, and a diverse cultural offer.
However, also you can enjoy calm places and nature in areas near the Costa Cordillera.
This destination combines modern and rural traditions, with different landscapes and realities, to welcome the visitors to the largest and narrowest country in the world.
Flora and fauna. Urban and rural equipment. Cultural and historical interest zone.
Horseback ridings, bicycle ridings, mountainbike, trekking, snow trekking, ski, radonne, high mountain tours, snowboard, sport fishing, sailing, canoe, windsurf, picnic, bird watch, flora and fauna contemplation, photography.
How to get there?
To Santiago: Airway, to the Arturo Merino Benitez International Airport. Also, land route, by Route Panamericana 5.
From Valparaiso: Land route, by Cuesta La Dornida (Route 68)
To Farellones: Land route, east direction. By Kennedy and Las Condes Ave. take Farellones road.
When to go?
All year long.
Mediterraneo weather. There is a dry season and rains during winter time. The annual media temperature is 14ºC, and the annual media precipitations are 356.2 milimeters.
In the Andes, there is a cold heigh weather, above the 3000 meters. Low temperatures and solid rain.
Housing, food, transportation, roads, outdoor activities.
Barrio Italia-Condell, Barrio Balmaceda, Barrio Bellavista, Barrio Brasil, Barrio Suecia, Barrio Concha and Toro, Barrio Lastarria, Barrio Paris-Londres, Barrio Patronato, Barrio Republica, Barrio Yungay, Caleu, Canteros de Colina, El Colorado Ski Center, La Parva Ski Center, Valle Nevado Ski Center, Santa Lucia Hill, El Arrayan, Maipú Battle Historical field, Calan Hill Observatory, Metropolitan Park, Forestal Park, Caren Lagoon and Park, Los Dominicos Town, Mapocho River, Viña Cousiño Macul.
Some featured hotels in Santiago and Farellones
This prestigious hotel counts with: Swimming pool, health center with gymnasium, sauna and body therapies. Baby setter, rent a car, secretary and many other services so that you can enjoy the simple pleasures of excellence. In addition…
From USD$169 Ref. Double
This cozy hotel offers calm and comfort in the best location, close to comercial centers in the city. It counts with excellent rooms, full equipped with air conditioning, frigobar, cable television, among other amenities. The hotel…
From USD$133 Ref. Double
It is located only steps from the Santa Ana subway station, shopping center, Plaza de Armas square, and all the finantial activities of Santiago. All Rooms finely decorated, Attached bathroom with hair dryer, Cable TV, Mini Bar,…
From USD$78 Ref. Double twin
Located in Las Condes, the most exclusive neighborhood of Santiago, near the most important shopping malls of the country, Manquehue Hotel is one of the four stars hotels of Chile that counts on easy and expedite access from the airport…
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Santiago and Farellones touristic attractions
|Caren Lagoon Park|
|Civic District of Santiago|
|Cousiño Macul Vine|
|EL Colorado Ski Center|
|La Chascona Pablo Neruda's House|
|La Moneda Palace|
|La Parva Ski Center|
|Plaza de Armas|
|Santa Lucia Hill|
|Valle Nevado Ski Center|
Near touristic attractions
|Santa Rita Vine||0,5 mi|
|Clarillo River National Reserve||2,3 mi|
|Undurraga Vine||2,6 mi|
|Cajón del Maipo||3,0 mi|
|Portal del Alto Vine||3,1 mi|
|Tarapaca Ex Zavala Vine||9 mi|
|Las Animas Cascade Natural Sanctuary||11 mi|
Destinations by Areas of Chile
- Atacama Desert and Altiplano
- La Serena, beaches and astronomy
- Valparaíso, Santiago and Vineyards
- Easter Island
- Lakes and Volcanoes District
- North Patagonia and Black Forest
- South Patagonia and Torres del Paine