Get to know the colourful neighbourhoods of Valparaíso.

Valparaíso and Santiago: A Tour of Two Cities (Pre)

Enjoy tours of Santiago de Chile and the UNESCO-listed Valparaíso, two of South America’s most dazzling cities.

  • See the best of Santiago de Chile on a half-day sightseeing tour
  • Browse local arts and crafts at the Pueblito los Dominicos handicraft market in Santiago
  • Enjoy panoramic views of Santiago and the Andes from San Cristóbal Hill
  • Visit charming Valparaíso, a UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • By destination

    South America

  • Season

    Available all Year

  • Duration

    2 days

  • Min. passengers


  • Booking Code


  • From

    $ 599

Planned itinerary pre-program

Day 1: Half-day guided bus tour of Santiago

Experience Santiago’s main attractions on this four-hour guided bus tour. Starting at your hotel, you’ll head downtown, passing Plaza de Armas, home to the city’s oldest buildings. Then we’ll drive through the Santiago district to San Cristóbal Hill, where you can admire breathtaking views of the city and the Andes. Before heading back to your hotel, we’ll stop at the Pueblito los Dominicos handicraft center, where you can browse the local arts and crafts.

The tour ends back at your hotel, where you’ll spend the rest of the evening at your leisure.

Day 2: Visiting Valparaíso

After breakfast, we’ll travel to Valparaíso, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Here, colorful houses adorn hillsides overlooking the sea. You’ll visit some of the best spots in Valparaíso as we take you through its winding streets and stairways.

Admire 20th-century, British-influenced architecture and breathtaking views at the 21 de Mayo viewpoint before your tour ends at the city pier, where you’ll begin your expedition cruise.

Please note that the order of sites we visit may vary.


  • One-night stay at a hotel in Santiago de Chile with breakfast
  • ‘The Best of Santiago de Chile’ sightseeing tour
  • Transfer from Santiago to Valparaíso
  • Valparaíso city tour
  • English-speaking guides during excursions

Not included

Gratuities, lunch, and dinner


  • This tour is available as a Pre-Program in combination with expedition cruises starting in Valparaíso.
  • This tour starts one day before embarkation in Valparaíso and involves some walking.
  • Available to guests with limited mobility upon request.