Immerse in the wonderful highlights of Chile on this 10 day luxury adventure! From Santiago, venture to the charming coastal town of Valparaiso before enjoying delicious wines in the Santa Cruz Wine Region. Finish your trip with an all inclusive, private experience in the Atacama Desert. This trip highlights Chile's top attractions combining luxury accommodations with unique experiences.
Welcome to Chile! Upon arrival at the airport in Santiago, you will be greeted by your driver, holding a sign with your name on it. They transfer you directly to your hotel, for a smooth and comfortable start to your adventure. Get settled into your room and enjoy the rest of the evening at your leisure to relax and explore. (This service is on a private basis.)
A city, which for many years has played second fiddle to Buenos Aires and Rio, Santiago is used to being the underdog metropolis in South America. However, since it's 200-year anniversary, public work projects have aimed to rejuvenate a once stale region, into a desirable destination in itself. The result is that now, more than ever, Santiago is turning into a city worth visiting. New and trendy restaurants, modern hotels, excited locals and bustling shops combine for the perfect gateway to Chile.
After breakfast, a transfer will take you to your hotel in Valparaiso. In the afternoon you will have a tour of this colorful, quirky port town with winding streets and timeless trolley buses.
This afternoon, enjoy a tour of Valparaiso. Highlights include the 21 de Mayo square as well as incredible panoramic lookout points of the port and the bay. You will also head out on a very interesting walk, where you will discuss the city's multicultural history. The funiculars of Valparaiso are, of course, a must on this tour! You may also be interested in visiting La Sebastiana, Neruda’s home in Valparaiso, although the approximately 8 USD per person entrance ticket is not included.
You will have the whole day to enjoy and discover Valparaiso at leisure.
After breakfast, a private transfer will drive you to Lapostolle Residence located in the Colchagua Wine Valley. You will arrive in time to enjoy a wine-paired lunch and an afternoon activity.
You will have the whole day to enjoy the incredible full board program offered at Lapostolle. The Lapostolle Residence hotel is surrounded by splendid nature, and discovering it is an integral part of your getaway. Your choices are endless: go through the vineyards by bike or on horseback, hike in the mountains and in the pristine forest, stroll through the organic gardens where you yourself can gather the ingredients that will make up the dishes served to you that very day.
After breakfast, a private transfer will drive you Santiago airport where you will catch your domestic flight to Calama.
Upon arrival at Calama airport, a private transfer will be waiting for you to drive you to your hotel in San Pedro de Atacama.
From wide, flat saltpans, to jagged mountains and an overly-dry atmosphere, there are few matches to Atacama's beauty in South America. Atacama's alien landscape continues for miles and miles in every direction. Traveling here very much feels like removing oneself from society, from civilization, from everything. Its expansiveness allows for tons of activities from hiking to off roading, so despite the huge emptiness of the high plateau, you'll never run out of things to do.
You will have three full days to discover the Atacama Desert with your private Awasi Atacama guide.
After breakfast, a private transfer provided by Awasi will drive you to Calama airport where you will catch your domestic flight to Santiago. Upon arrival at Santiago airport, you will connect with your international flight back home.
We hope you had an incredible trip and we wish you safe and pleasant travels onward!
Located in the heart of the artistic and urban Lastarria neighborhood, The Singular Santiago features a neoclassic architectural style, which was designed as a tribute to the cultural and historic surroundings. The property boasts an idyllic balance of impressive style, a picturesque setting and divine gastronomy, which all contributes to the memorable experience. Nestled in the cultural, natural and social hub of Santiago, The Singular Santiago invites you to savor the spirit of the city through relaxation, satisfaction and comfort.
Located in the heart of Cerro Alegre and facing an impressive view of the bay of Valparaíso, Casa Higueras is the first boutique + design hotel to open in this port town. Following a careful restoration, this 1920s mansion has been converted into a charming hotel. Casa Higueras strives to bring together modern amenities with the warmth of the past, a nostalgic comfort that reflects the rhythm and character of Valparaíso. Casa Higueras houses 20 exclusive guestrooms designed with good taste and elegance. Seen from the Cordillera hills and from the Prat Pier, Casa Higueras looks much like a Mediterranean villa, with its terraces, stairs and sun shades. At the garden level, a spectacular pool with lounge chairs and a spa invite total relaxation. The majority of the guestrooms have individual terraces, with views of the Valparaiso bay and the Cordillera and Concepcion hills.
Immersed in idyllic countryside, Lapostolle Residence fuses luxury, comfort and hospitality to perfection. Set within Lapostolle’s prestigious Clos Apalta vineyards and offering spectacular views over the valley, this hotel welcomes its guests in 4 beautifully decorated villas nestled into the native forested hillside of the valley, providing complete serenity and privacy. There is a swimming pool and dining room area reserved just for guests, where you can take your meals and conduct a tasting of Lapostolle's two top shelf wines, Clos Apalta and Borobo, among others. You can also go horse riding, hiking and tour some (or all) of the 12 other wineries in the immediate area. You will enjoy all the modern amenities of a luxury hotel in a bucolic, serene and tailor-made setting.
San Pedro de Atacama has been a beloved destination for thousands of years. It's a place to stop and refresh your mind, body and spirit, before continuing on their journey through the Atacama. Awasi, meaning "at home" in the local Kunza language, was created to continue the noble task of sheltering travelers and enriching their connection with the culture and landscape of the Atacama Desert. The Awasi Atacama reflects the traditional style of the Atacama people, featuring round adobe walls, stones and thatched roofs, but interspersed with touches of modern luxury. Indoor and outdoor showers, spacious solariums and oversize comfy armchairs draped with soft, handwoven alpaca blankets are a staple in each of the 10 suites. During your stay, you will also be provided with your very own 4×4 jeep and expert local guide. Private excursions can be done by jeep, on foot, by bike or on horseback, without restrictions.
*Pricing is based on two persons traveling together, based on availability, subject to change.