Chile Wine Tour – 4 Days
DAY 1 SANTIAGO DE CHILE— Arrival, meet & greet transfer to hotel. Afternoon tour Santiago. Visitors can find a wide range of entertainment, theatre, opera, museums, and a wide variety of restaurants, dance clubs and folk shows. There are the metropolitan cathedral, the Pre Columbian Art Museum, the Plaza de Armas (main square), the Palacio de la Moneda (the Mint Palace), the Stock Exchange, the Court House, the Forest Park, the ENTEL Tower, the Casa Colorada Museum and the Club Hipico (Riding Club). On one of its sides, there is a big monument in honor of Pedro de Valdivia, the founder of Santiago. Opposite, there is the one aisle cathedral. Fast and modern means of transportation go through town and have very accessible rates. Continue to the Parque Forestal, the Fine Arts Museum and the bohemian area of Bellavista before the San Cristobal Hill to enjoy a panoramic view. This area combines the most varied costumes and handicraft trade with restaurants, art galleries, theaters and jewelry stores. Cultural and night life is very busy. The Cerro San Cristobal Metropolitan Park offers one of the best panoramic views of the city. The tour finishes with a visit to the craft village of Los Graneros del Alba. Return to hotel.
DAY 2 SANTIAGO / SANTA CRUZ—Visit San Fernando, located 140 km from Santiago. Take the train to the Colchagua Valley, located 200 km south of Santiago. Arrive at the Colchague Valley and Santa Cruz. Santa Cruz, in the heart of the region, is home to a typical harvest festival every year, as well as a local gastronomic fair with wine tastings and a wide variety of traditional activities. The region produces more red wine than white. Visit two vineyards with wine tasting tour included and lunch. Afternoon visit to the Colchague Museum that has a great collection of historical, archaeological and modern items. Accommodation. Dinner on your own.
DAY 3 SANTA CRUZ / SANTIAGO—The wine adventure continues in the Colchagua Valley. Visit other vineyards with wine tasting tours at each vineyard. Lunch is included. Transfer to Santiago.
DAY 4 SANTIAGO—Morning at leisure. Optional culinary tour: Visit one of the typical markets and taste native fruits, purchase fresh bread and the spices for today’s lunch. Return to the restored 1920’s loft, where the host, prepares a delicious 3 course gourmet lunch. Departure hotel to airport transfer.
Dates & Rates
|Sept 2017 to Apr 2018||Double p.p.||Cities||Hotels (prices from)|
|$1700||Santiago||Hotel Santa Cruz (Standard Room)|
|Santa Cruz||Hotel Santa Cruz (Standard Room)|
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Price per person in US $ Dollars. Minimum 2 passengers
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Note: Rates not valid at Christmas, New Year , Easter, Carnival or long weekends