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The country of Chile stretches over half of the South American continent, from the world’s driest desert to the massive glacial fields of Patagonia. Along the way you’ll find perfectly-shaped volcanoes, impressive geysers, snow-capped mountains and gorgeous lakes.

Discover the lunar-like landscape of the north with the expansive Salar de Atacama salt flat, the bubbling geysers of Tatio and traditional mountain villages or head south of Santiago for the renowned wines of the Colchagua Valley. See penguin colonies and explore the dense forest, pristine lakes and snow-capped volcanoes of Puerto Varas, Chile’s Lake District. Visit Torres del Paine National Park, the wide open spaces of the Atacama desert, Arica - the ‘City of Everlasting Spring’ - or experience rural tranquility on the island of Chiloe.

Visit Santiago
A city tour of Chile's Capital

Santiago, Chile's sprawling capital is surrounded by snow-capped Andean Mountains. Discover Santiago’s thriving arts scene, superb museums, vibrant theatre, music and first-rate cuisine. Take a city tour here and marvel at the handsome colonial architecture of Plaza de Armas. Nature lovers will be in heaven at Huilo Huilo Reserve, a private reserve spanning 100'000 hectares of temperate rainforest that is rich biodiversity and home to a number of endemic flora and fauna.

Chile Group Tours

Our adventurous group tours to Chile combine the highlights of Argentina, Bolivia and Peru as well. Group sizes are small with an average of 12 travellers, and travelling with us to Chile you'll get to immerse yourself in the local culture. We'll get around on local public transport and stay in a range of locally owned accommodation like simple hotels, homestays and guesthouses with lots of character.

South American Express

11 days | FROM USD $2,689

Departing Santiago visit Argentina's premier wine region before Buenos...

Salt Flats & Desert Dunes

14 Days | FROM USD $2,149

Surrounded by desert or the expanse of a salt lake it's easy to feel...

Peru to Chile Express

15 days | FROM USD $3,869

Kicking off in Lima, continue on to explore the world-famous Machu and...

Lima to Santiago

26 days | FROM USD $4,839

Experience a different adventure every day with this unique journey to...

South America Coast to Coast

32 days | FROM USD $8,049

Take in the highlights of South America in just 32 days on this tour...

Chile Private Journeys

On our private tours to Chile, you’ll get to explore San Pedro de Atacama, get off the beaten track in the Atacama Desert, take in panoramic views from Punta Arenas and the jagged granite peaks of the Paine massif, explore Torres del Paine national park, see thousands of penguins and even get behind the wheel and self-drive through vineyards and Chile’s famed Lake District.

Salar de Uyuni salt flats | Bolivia | South America

Highlights of Bolivia

9 days | FROM USD $4,729

Travel from southern Peru into Bolivia, visit the Bolivian Highlands,...

The Atacama Desert | Chile | South America

Atacama & the North

10 Days | FROM USD $5,189

Get off the beaten track in Chile’s northern reaches with this the...

Torres del Paine National Park | Chile | South America

Santiago to Patagonia

14 days | FROM USD $6,489

Discover Chile in all its glorious natural beauty from the glittering...

Torres del Paine National Park | Chile | South America

Vines Lakes & Volcan Escapes

14 days | FROM USD $4,389

Get behind the wheel for this classic self-drive tour of Chile from to...

Chile tour reviews

Scoring an average customer rating of 4.5 out of 5 based on 2 recent reviews — See All Chile Reviews

4

Overall excellent tour and Heidi was great fun. The only thing that I would say is that the majority of the activities were optional. Overall adventure was great ! ”  

• Mar 2015
5

An Excellent trip and our guide was excellent. The trip was unforgetable and totally enjoyed. Bolivia was outstanding as a country to visit.. Our extra add-on to the Easter Islands was also a great success-so thanks Phil for sorting that too.”  

• Mar 2015

Highlights of our trips to Chile

The Atacama Desert: A real highlight of our Chile tours is the Atacama Desert. Positioned amongst spectacular scenery of desert and altiplano in northern Chile, the small oasis village of San Pedro de Atacama is the tourist centre of the region and the gateway to the incredible Valley of the Moon, Chile's largest salt flat, the Salar de Atacama, and the steaming Tatio geysers.

Patagonia: At the very tip of the country is Chile's portion of Patagonia, a vast wind-swept land home to the unforgettable Torres del Paine National Park and the penguin colonies of Isla Magdelena and Seno Otway. Explore Torres del Paine National Park on our 14-day Santiago to Patagonia private tour of Chile.

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“I have always wanted to go to Easter Island and this August I finally got the chance. This was one of my favourite places on Easter Island (Ahu From...”

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Our top picks for a holiday to Chile

Our Top Pick for Chile
#1 San Pedro de Atacama

Positioned amongst spectacular scenery of desert and altiplano in northern Chile, the small oasis village of San Pedro de Atacama is the tourist centre of the region with a bounty of local attractions to keep travellers...

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#2 Santiago
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#3 Torres del Paine
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#4 Arica
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#5 Punta Arenas

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