Trip Summary

Days 1 - 4 Arrive in Cosmopolitan Santiago

South America's up and coming city ensures you'll start your trip with style. Basing yourself in a top centrally located hotel, you'll visit local markets, stroll through the historic old town, as you visit Chile's more artistic city - Valparaiso, and begin to get into Latin America's colourful history and culinary culture. Home to some of the finest wines, and most iconic architecture, your stay here will leave you yearning for more. 

Day 1: Touch down in Santiago

Enjoy evenings in the Chilean capital

Day 3: Explore the quirky port town of Valparaiso

Classic Santiago, Wines and Valparaíso

Get to know Santiago’s fascinating history, culture and scenery on a half day city tour of Santiago’s iconic sights. Escape to the colourful port city of Valparaiso which you’ll explore in the afternoon after a spot of wine tasting at the Casablanca Valley. This is the classic way to experience Santiago & Valparaiso and is one of our most popular trips. You can combine this with ‘Classics’ in other parts of Chile and Argentina to tailor your 2-3 week holiday.

Start in style

Central Valley Vineyard Retreat

Escape to the Chilean wine country at this boutique bodega-style property. Only a short drive from Santiago city or airport you'll have the opportunity to indulge in gourmet cuisine, delicious wine varieties, and strolls in the vineyard. You'll likely get a good dose of sunshine and blue skies in the Rosario Valley. A perfect pairing to the start, or end, of your Patagonia adventure...

Days 4 - 8 Absorb the Magnificent Torres del Paine

Flying south to the end of South America, Patagonia awaits. Check-in to your remote lodge and meet the guides and staff that will make your excursions to one of the world's most stunning national parks, truly memorable. 

Day 5: Hiking with views of Las Torres

Day 7: Get your best photos of the Cuernos

Relax in the indoor spa with views of the Paine Massif

W Trek Luxury Adventure Retreat

Tailor each day of this trip to suit you by choosing from a selection of small group excursions to Torres del Paine's most famous sights and lesser-known gems. Enjoy some solid days of hiking, or more leisurely strolls, and return each day to one of the park's most luxurious hotels to unwind. The sauna, infinity pool and excellent restaurant are simply sublime.

Hiking from a Luxurious Base

Explore Torres del Paine from a Luxury Lodge

Base yourself in Torres del Paine's most talked about luxury lodge and explore the rugged outdoors both on foot and horse-back. Trek to the stunning Pehoe viewpoint and ride across the golden Serrano prairie. Everything will be taken care of, so you can explore by day with experienced guides and relax in the spa in the evening.

Days 8 - 12 Get off the beaten track in Chile's Lake District

Explore the Land of Volcanoes and verdant forest landscapes. This lesser known region of Chile is a haven for those wanting to unwind from Paine's well-trodden trails. With a profound cultural and culinary history, mixed with unique wildlife experiences, the Chilean Lake District will not disappoint.

Puerto Varas

Stay at Hotel AWA and enjoy the views

Rafting on the Petrohue River

Highlights of the Chilean Lake District

Surrounded by a wealth of national parks and nature reserves, the charming lakeside town of Puerto Varas makes the perfect base for activities. Trek in Vicente Perez Rosales national park - the home of stunning volcanic landscapes, mountain bike to microbreweries, take to the water in the region's emerald green rivers, and enjoy a unique cultural foodie experience.

Explore Chiloé Island by Land and Sea

Relax in this stunning lodge on the shores of fabled Chiloé, where you'll base yourself and discover this fascinating island steeped in history. A flexible itinerary allows you to choose your daily excursions, with expert guides for both active and culturally immersive experiences. Come and be fascinated by this little known corner of Patagonia.

Days 12 - 16 Surreal Atacama

Bask in the captivating high-Andean desert terrain of the Atacama desert. Hike to rock pools, watch the sun rise and set over the lunar landscapes, and explore quaint mountain villages, lost in time. Expert guides will ensure that the world's driest desert leaves its mark etched in your memory.

Day 1: Arrive at your desert retreat with a volcanic view

Days 2 & 3: Explore the Atacama salt flats and other excursions

Days 2 & 3: Discover the Tatio Geyser and other excursions

Atacama Luxury Adventure Retreat

Stay in a luxury hotel with the best views of any lodge in the area. Venture out every morning into the Atacama Desert on a variety of exciting hiking and biking excursions chosen by yourself. This hotel also boasts a beautiful oasis garden and the best spa and pool in the town for you to enjoy after your daily adventures.

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Luxury Best of Chile

15 nights from $12,580pp based on 2 person group

What is included

This inspirational tour includes the accommodation, transfers, meals and excursions that are included in the trips listed. Please note this does not include flights.

If you like the look of this tour then the next step is to speak to one of our Patagonia experts who will tailor and refine it to you wishes and needs. Please enquire for a detailed itinerary with the full details of all transfers, meals, activities, accommodation etc that are included.

Whatever your budget, group size, length of stay, we can help.

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Danny says

We put this itinerary together to cover the full diversity Chile has to offer as a travel destination. From the high Andean Atacama desert to snow-capped volcanoes. From lush temperate rainforest waters to the southernmost Patagonian landscapes. You'll explore all these remote areas, and immerse yourself in the culture, returning each night to a luxury hotel—for gastronomic delights or spa relaxation—combining adventure with high-end comfort.

Danny Middleton Patagonia Specialist

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