Walking Tour in Santiago de Chile
Embark on an enchanting 2.5-hour walking tour through the captivating city of Santiago de Chile, where the vibrant heart of Chile’s capital comes alive. Starting at the bustling Plaza de Armas, you’ll be immersed in the city’s rich history, gazing at the elegant Metropolitan Cathedral and Central Post Office. As you weave through vibrant streets, a visit to the Galeria de Arte Municipal unveils Santiago’s thriving art scene. Ascend Cerro Santa Lucía for panoramic views, then explore the neoclassical splendor of Teatro Municipal.
Price / 25 USD
You can pay online
English & Spanish
2 hours 30 minutes
Included / excluded
2.5-hour guided walking tour
A tour guide
Food and drinks
Explore the captivating city of Santiago de Chile on a mesmerizing 2.5-hour walking tour, where you’ll uncover the vibrant heart of Chile’s capital. Immerse yourself in the rich history and cultural tapestry of this bustling metropolis as you visit some of its most iconic landmarks and hidden gems.
Your journey begins at Plaza de Armas, the central square that pulsates with life and serves as the historical and social epicenter of Santiago. Admire the elegant architecture surrounding the plaza, including the grand Metropolitan Cathedral and the impressive Central Post Office. Feel the vibrant energy of the city as locals and tourists converge in this bustling hub.
As you meander through the city’s vibrant streets, your next stop is Galeria de Arte Municipal, a cultural center that showcases a diverse range of contemporary art exhibitions, performances, and cultural events. Immerse yourself in the local art scene and discover the creativity that permeates every corner of Santiago.
Continuing your exploration, you ascend the enchanting Cerro Santa Lucía. This charming hilltop park offers breathtaking panoramic views of Santiago’s skyline, where you can capture stunning photos of the city’s architectural marvels, nestled against the backdrop of the majestic Andes Mountains.
From there, venture to the iconic Teatro Municipal, a splendid neoclassical theater that has hosted world-class performances since its inauguration in 1857. Marvel at the intricate details of its façade and imagine the artistic brilliance that has graced its stage over the centuries.
Your cultural odyssey takes you to the Iglesia de San Agustín, a historic church with a fascinating blend of architectural styles. Step inside to admire the ornate decorations and soak in the tranquil atmosphere of this sacred space, which has stood as a testament to Santiago’s religious heritage for centuries.
As you wander through the Barrio de la Bolsa, a charming neighborhood known for its picturesque streets and vibrant atmosphere, feel the heartbeat of local life. Discover hidden boutiques, cozy cafes, and vibrant street art, all contributing to the unique charm of this neighborhood.
No visit to Santiago would be complete without a visit to La Moneda, the presidential palace that stands as a symbol of Chile’s rich political history. Admire the grandeur of this neoclassical building, learn about its significance, and marvel at the changing of the guard ceremony that takes place in front of it.
Meet your guide at Pl. de Armas 969-987, Santiago, Región Metropolitana, Chil,the guide will be in the Plaza de Armas between the horse statue and the letters STGO.
This tour will take place rain or shine.