VALPARAíSO AND VIñA DEL MAR
Know Valparaíso and Viña del Mar
Valparaiso is the main commercial port in the country, meanwhile Viña del Mar is the tourist capital of Chile. They feature beautiful beaches, bays, museums, national monuments and different handmade craft centers for everybody to visit. The destination has an incredible and colorful architecture that combines old and modern times. The Coast Cordillera helps to create a fantastic landscape, a mixture of the sea and the country. The incredible urban infrastructure and tourist equipment, turn this destination in a perfect place to enjoy your vacations.
Attractions: Urban and tourist equipment. Cultural and historical interest zone.
Activities: Hiking, bicycle ridings, scuba diving, sport fishing, photography, aquatic ski, picnic, swimming, surf, sailing, bird watch, flora and fauna contemplation.
How to get there: Santiago-Viña del Mar, valparaiso, Concon: Land route, by Route 68 or Las Palmas way.
Valparaiso-Viña del Mar: Land route, by Viña-Valparaiso freeway or España Ave.
When to go: All year long.
Weather: 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.