Day 01: SANTIAGO
Arrival, reception at airport and transfer to selected
hotel and Overnight.
Day 02: SANTIAGO – CONCHA Y TORO VINEYARD
Breakfast at hotel. Return to your Hotel- During the
afternoon visit to the world famous Concha y Toro vineyard,
deeparturing from your hotel towards the southern area of
Santiago near the Andes Mountains.Crossing the Maipo River
and arrive to the beautiful town of Pirque to visit the old
original caves and grapes plantations of the world famous
Concha y Toro Vineyard, founded in 1883 and today the most
important the country. Guided visit to all its installations,
including the old cellars and a complete explanation on the
wines production. Free time to visit the Museum and shopping
in souvenirs store. Overnight.
Day 03: SANTIAGO – WINE ROUTE COLCHAGUA VALLEY
Breakfast at hotel. This day is devoted to the famous
Chilean wine route, located 192 km south from Santiago in
the Colchagua valley, including tour to 2 wineries with
wines tasting of its main products. Lunch typical style and
visit to the Colchagua Museum showing aspect of local
culture. Return to Santiago and Overnight.
Day 04: SANTIAGO – VIÑA DEL MAR & VALPARAISO
Breakfast at hotel. Full day tour to Vina del Mar and
Valparaiso including the Emiliana vineyard. Our first stop
will be at Veramonte and the vineyard´s enologist will give
a technical explanation of the wine production, followed by
a look at the vineyards themselves and a visit to the
tasting room to sample the different varieties of wine
produced by Veramonte. The tour continues to Valparaiso and
Viña del Mar. The excursion starts travelling through the
green and fertile valleys of Curacavi and Casablanca,
towards Valparaiso, a picturesque harbour located by the
Pacific Ocean. The ride includes a tour through the narrow
avenues of the port, The Plaza Sotomayor in front of the
Pratt wharf. The Artilleria funicular, dated since 1898, one
of the oldest means of transportation in use, that will
allow a most spectacular sightseeing of the bay together
with the remarkable architecture of the old houses built on
the hills that surround the port. Taking the route by the
sea, tour proceeds to Viña del Mar, a summer resort also
called Ciudad Jardin, due to the beauty of its parks and
meadows. Quinta Vergara Park is an excellent example, with
its long promenades and exotic trees. Then, tour continues
to the traditional Vergara square and proceeds to the heart
of the city through beautiful and shaded tree avenues. Lunch
at local restaurant in front of the sea (not included) After
lunch tour continues visiting other main attractions of Viña
del Mar and finally , a drive along the coast bordering the
fashionable beaches of Las Salinas, Reñaca and Con Con..
Return to Santiago and your hotel and Overnight.
Day 05: SANTIAGO
Breakfast at hotel. Departure from your hotel to visit
the Civic Centre, the Presidential Palace La Moneda built in
1846, Main Square, the Cathedral, Post Office and downtown,
continuing to B. O"Higgins Ave.and the old residential areas
including the Club Hipico Race Track and O"Higgins Park.
Tour proceeds through Club de la Union Building, Universidad
de Chile and Santa Lucía hill where the city was founded
(1541).Visit to Bellavista area, full of nice Cafes and
Restaurants, Theaters etc, and going up the San Cristobal
hill to obtnain the best views of Santiago. Free time for
pictures and continue visiting the new residential areas of
Las Condes, Vitacura and Providencia. Return to your Hotel
and Overnight .Balance of the day at leisure.
Day 06: SANTIAGO
Breakfast at hotel. Transfer to the airport in time to
board your next flight.
End of the Services.
Concha y Toro vineyard
Viña del Mar