14 nights/15 days itinerary in Chile
Chilean Great Explorer
for 2 adults
Showcasing the ultimate highlights of Chile, this explorative itinerary begins up north in a complete oasis in the Atacama Desert. A region with such dramatic and vivid scenery, your private guide and driver are on hand for daily explorations to view geysers, flamingos, petroglyphs and much more. Continue down via Valparaiso to Casablanca Valley, recognised internationally for their organic viticulture, for private vineyard tours and tastings. Fly down to the banks of Lake Llanquihue, known as the gateway to Patagonia and where the National Park Route begins. Surrounded by lakes and volcanoes, try fly fishing, horse riding, helicopter excursions, and a variety of water sports, then move on to explore Quinchao Island and Ahuenco Park down in the charming landscapes of Chiloe, before continuing south to discover Punta Arenas, the pampas, Lake Sarmiento and Torres Del Paine in the depths of Chilean Patagonia. Immerse yourself in the beauty of mother nature before completing your journey in the capital of Santiago.
- Discover the dramatic scenery of the Atacama Desert, viewing geysers, valleys and volcanoes.
- Taste the finest white wines from the Casablanca Valley
- Try your hand at fishing and rafting on Lake Llanquihue, the gateway to Chilean Patagonia
- Discover Petrohue Waterfalls and Osorno Volcano in Vicente Perez Rosales National Park
- Bike, hike, kayak and sail your way through the pleasant landscapes of Chiloé
- Experience true Patagonian traditions at the end of the world in Punta Arenas
- Explore Torres Del Peine National Park in 4x4 private vehicles
- Try guanaco tartar and other Patagonian delicacies
- Enjoy historic city tours of Santiago and bespoke winery visits in the suburban vineyards
Round Room | All Inclusive | 3 Nights
Hidden away in the Atacama Desert, Awasi Atacama is a welcoming and cosy oasis just outside of the historic village of San Pedro de Atacama. This Relais and Chateaux lodge prides itself on once-in-a-lifetime experiences hosted by private guides and drivers, taking guests on excursions around the arid desert in 4x4 vehicles. Guests also have the opportunity to enjoy culinary delights, explore the market square, authentic churches, and learn about a typical day in the life of a local Chilean.
Hotel Casa Higueras, Valparaiso
Superior Room | Including Breakfast | 2 Nights
Perched on a charming hillside in Valparaiso, Casa Higueras is housed in an old 1920s mansion with stunning views of the Pacific Ocean. It has been restored to its original glory with a selection of contemporary rooms and suites whilst maintaining many of its traditional features. Mediterranean in style, this boutique hotel boasts a beautiful infinity pool, small spa, and excellent seafood restaurant, as well as being the perfect base to explore the Casablanca Valley wine region.
Hotel AWA, Puerto Varas
Superior Room | Including Breakfast | 2 Nights
Siting elegantly on the edge of Lake Llanquihue, Hotel AWA oozes unique and contemporary luxury, with its quirky fur throws, Mapuche fabrics and vast panoramic glass walls, which create windows out to the dramatic scenery that surrounds it. This one-of-a-kind boutique lodge offers a comfortable yet special home from home, from which to explore the Petrohue Waterfalls, Osorno Volcano, and try out a variety of water sports, including kayaking, bird-watching and fly-fishing.
Tierra Chiloé Hotel & Spa
Superior Room | All Inclusive | 2 Nights
Tierra Chiloé Hotel & Spa is a boutique retreat on stilts, designed with the traditional Palafito houses in mind, a few hours drive from Puerto Montt. Overlooking the Hudson Channel, this wooden structure creates a two-storey hideaway, where guests can enjoy the colourful art which adorns the walls, as well as venture outside onto the hotel’s very own boat Williche, which takes guests around the tiny islands which are scattered along the coast.
Hotel La Yegua Loca
Panoramic View Room | Including Breakfast | 1 Night
Understated and boutique in style, Hotel La Yegua Loca is an unassuming lodge known famously for it’s friendly and welcoming service and central location in Punta Arenas. The hotel is filled with arts and crafts from local artists, really giving a sense of place and the feeling like you are in someone’s beautiful Chilean home. La Yegua Loca is the ideal stopover on route to Torres del Paine and other parts of Patagonia.
Hotel Awasi, Torres del Paine
Villas Room | All Inclusive | 3 Nights
As the world’s most southern Relais and Chateaux hotel, Hotel Awasi is situated right in the heart of Patagonia, with views over the dramatic peaks and forests of the Torres del Paine. The hotel features stand-alone lodges, each with their own large soaking tub, 4WD and private guide, who will take you out on intrepid adventures to discover the Patagonian Steppe and Lake Sarmiento. Spot foxes, gauchos, and even pumas whilst out on an excursion with your personal guide.
The Singular Santiago, Lastarria Hotel
Singular King Room | Including Breakfast | 1 Night
Featuring neo-classical architecture throughout, The Singular Santiago is located in the heart of Chile’s vibrant capital, boasting a rooftop pool and spa. Oozing a relaxed and home-from-home ambience, this boutique property in Barrio Lastarria is surrounded by trendy cafes, restaurants, galleries and bars, creating a pulsating and buzzy atmosphere. Very much the place to be, try traditional Chilean lite-bites and cocktails at Bar Merced, before heading out to explore Santiago’s stimulating nightlife.
*Price shown does not include flights