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Valparaíso

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Valparaiso was the first commercial port in Chile and today is Patrimony of the Humanity, and the Cultural capital in the country.

The city has 45 hills and a colorful architecture that turn it in a singular city in the world.

Its marvelous social and urban landscape is combined with the National Congress, house of the Chilean Legislative Power.

Attractions

Cultural Interest zone. Interesting architecture.

Activities

Hiking, photography, sport fishing, swimming, sailing.

Location

Fifth region.

How to get there?

Land route, by Route 68 from Santiago.

When to go?

All year long.

Climate

Mediterraneo weather. There is cloudiness in the shore all year long and the temperature is homogeneous. The annual media precipitations is 450 milimeters during winter time. In the interior, the rain reaches the 250 milimiters per year.

Services

Housing, food, transportation, outdoor activities.

Surroundings

Alicahue, Maitencillo beach, Reñaca beach, Barrio del Puerto, Bosques de Petras, El membrillo bay, Horcon Bay, Papudo bay, Municipal Casino of Viña del Mar, Brunet Castle, Baron Hill, Cordillera Hill, Playa Ancha Hill, Santo Domingo Hill, Concepción and Alegre Hills, Chincolco, National Congreso, Botanical National Garden, Sausalito Lagoon, Prat Pier, Vergara Pier, Ritoque beach, Amarilla beach, Las Salinas beach, Victoria Square, Quinta Vergara, Peñuelas Forestal Reserve, Valparaíso, Viña del Mar.

Some featured hotels in Valparaíso

  • Hotel Ultramar

    Located in the patrimonial area of the Carcel Hill, Hotel Ultramar offers comfort and elegance, with sixteen rooms and a wonderful view of the port and the city of Valparaiso. The rooms are single, matrimonial, twin or suites.…

    From USD$91 Ref. Double

    Hotel Ultramar
  • Zero Hotel

    Zerohotel is located at Cerro Alegre, more precisely on Lautaro Rosas street, probably the best kept in all Valparaíso. While Lautaro Rosas is a quiet street, the hotel is placed at walking distance from most of the best restaurants…

    From USD$265 Ref. Double

    Zero Hotel
  • Hotel Palacio Astoreca

    After three years of remodeling this majestic 1920s Victorian Mansion and National Monument of Valparaiso, Hotel Palacio Astoreca finally opened its doors in the middle of 2012. The Hotel is located at the core of the historical city…

    From USD$270 Ref. Double

    Hotel Palacio Astoreca
  • Hotel Da Vinci Valparaíso

    Hotel Da Vinci Valparaíso is a Boutique Hotel located in the heart of the heritage area of Valparaiso, between Alegre Hill and Concepcion Hill, a few steps from the best restaurants, bars, small cafes and viewpoints of the city. The…

    From USD- Ref.

    Hotel Da Vinci Valparaíso

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    January/2013

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    February/2013

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  • "The whole tour what we organized for us was perfect, guides, transportation, hotels and food, everything. Thanks a lot and congratulations to you and COMAPA. "

    December/2012

    María Carolina Gómez Saavedra

  • "From Peru with us, you make me admire this wonderful brother country which is Chile. "

    December/2012

    Rolando Salazar

Certificates

  • Turismo Chile
  • Verisign
  • Sello de Calidad Turística
  • United States Tour Operator Association Allied Member
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Contact us

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