Private guide in Valparaiso, guided tours in Valparaiso, Chile
Currency: Chilean peso (CLP)
Information about Valparaiso
Nicknamed as "Little San Francisco", the city of Valparaiso has many resemblances with the large US Pacific metropolis. And it's not just the climate, which is mostly identical only in the other hemisphere.
The history and cultural background of Valparaiso is also very similar to San Francisco, which makes it a great destination for anyone who loves peculiar places. So if you're visiting Chile, Santiago in particular, just take the two hour drive west to the Pacific coast and enjoy one of the colorful and diverse cities in this part of the country.
The central part of Valparaiso makes part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site list and once you arrive there, you instantly realize why this city is considered as one of the most impressive cultural hubs of this part of the Pacific. The rich European influence that was thriving during the 19th century with its massive immigration from different European countries made the entire city a huge melting pot for various styles, ideas and traditions. Going from one hill to another you feel like traveling to an entirely different country, creating very diverse sensations and vivid experience.
Today Valparaiso is one of the active cultural centers of Chile, which can be seen with the abundance of theaters, libraries, cafes, restaurants, cultural events and street performances. So if you want to get immerse in an atmosphere of cultural diversity set in a very beautiful scenic background overlooking the Pacific Ocean, Valparaiso is definitely the place to go!
Popular tours in Valparaiso
Private tour in ValparaisoAirport, Santiago, Valparaiso Cruise Terminal
Excursion in ValparaisoAll South America ports shore excursions
La Serena, Valparaiso, Santiago, Puerto Varas, Puerto Montt
Wine tasting tour in ValparaisoFull day Valparaiso and Winery
2 pax 191Usd each //4 to 6 pax 127 usd each// 10 up request price.Tour Duration
about 7 hours
Private tour in ValparaisoSantiago to Valparaiso Docks
330 based on 2 paxTour Duration
Private tour in ValparaisoTransfer from Santiago to Valparaiso
2 pax 114 Usd each //4 to 6 pax 76 usd eachTour Duration
2 to 3 hours
Latest Tourist Opinion about Travel to Chile:
Al Ramirez Wine Tours is a great tour company! While Al himself was not available to tour with us, Elias and his driver were wonderful tour guides. Elias took us thru the colorful alleys of Valpariso that we never could have done on a bus tour. He knew all of the history of the area, and spoke perfect English and Spanish. We drove to Vina del Mar as promised, but quickly realized we would rather spend our few hours in the area in the much more unique Valparaiso, and returned there for a while longer before our drive to the airport. It was a perfect day. We only wished it was for 6 days rather ...