Viña del Mar Free Walking Tour
Viña del Mar free walking tour shows you the coastal city of Viña del Mar located about 120 kilometers northwest of Santiago. Known as the “Garden City,” Viña del Mar is home to beautiful gardens, parks and beaches. Visitors can take a stroll along the famous flower clock, enjoy the sea and sun in one of the many beaches or take a trip to the nearby coastal towns of Valparaiso and Reñaca. It’s also known for its annual music festival, the Viña del Mar International Song Festival which is held in February and is considered one of the most important in Latin America.
Meeting point: Quinta Vergara
Start times: 11:00 hrs / 18:00 hrs
Duration: 2 hours
Price: Tip only basis
Important: Please remember to check your ticket after booking to ensure you don’t miss any updates from your guide.
Viña del Mar Free Walking Tour – Itinerary
Viña del Mar free tour starts at the Quinta Vergara, a beautiful park that is home to the famous Vergara Palace and the Vergara Amphitheater where the Viña del Mar International Song Festival is held every year. From here, you’ll be able to see the different flowers and gardens, learn about the history of the palace and the importance of the festival for the city.
Next, we’ll make our way to the Wulff Castle, a historic building that served as a residence for a wealthy Chilean businessman, and today serves as a cultural center. Here, you’ll be able to see the neo-gothic architecture, learn about the history of the building and the role it played in the city’s history.
Afterwards, we’ll head to the Caleta Abarca, a beautiful beach where you’ll be able to take a walk, enjoy the sun and the sea, and see the different street performers and vendors.
Finally, we’ll end our tour at the Valparaiso’s port, where you’ll learn about the history of the port and its importance for the city’s economy. You’ll also have the opportunity to ask questions or get suggestions for the rest of your stay in Viña del Mar.