- 7 hours (Approx.)
- Mobile ticket
Find refuge and beauty inside Yerba Loca Sanctuary on this Andes Day Hike trip from Santiago. During an easy 4-mile (6-km) hike, admire the towering Central Andes mountains and La Paloma Glacier, stroll through pine forests, and pass streams rushing with blue glacier water. Learn about the park’s abundant plant and wildlife from an expert guide. You might even catch glimpses of foxes, eagles, or even a Chilean condor. After the hike, tuck into a delicious lunch at a spot offering breathtaking views.
After the picnic in the park, on our way back, browse for traditional Chilean arts and crafts in Santiago’s handicraft village of Los Dominicos. Pore over amazing displays of crafts and jewelry made from wood, glass, metal and gemstones by talented local artisans. You’ll enjoy the cozy village atmosphere before we return to downtown Santiago. Total tour time 7 hours. Bonus: Hotel transport is included.
- Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
- Get inside tips from a local
- Led by a local guide
- Andes Day Hike
- Gourmet Picnic
- Guides tour through Los Dominicos
- Professional English- and Spanish-speaking guide
- 2 bottles of water
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Alcoholic Beverages
- Entry/Admission - Parque Yerba Loca
- Entry/Admission - Centro Artesanal Pueblito Los Dominicos
- Private transportation
Park Plaza Santiago
Traveler pickup is offered
Returns to original departure point
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Stop At: Parque Yerba Loca, Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan Region
At a short distance from Santiago, enjoy a soft hike in the majestic Andes. Stroll through pine forests, and pass streams rushing with blue glacier water. Learn about the park’s abundant plant and wildlife from an expert guide. You might even catch glimpses of foxes, eagles, or even a Chilean condor. After the hike, tuck into a delicious lunch at a spot offering breathtaking views.
Duration: 3 hours
Stop At: Centro Artesanal Pueblito Los Dominicos, Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan Region
This historical colonial site, located in Las Condes at the foothills of the Andes, is built next to the lovely church and national monument, La Iglesia San Vicente Ferrer.
Stroll past more than 50 shops constructed of mud and straw, and chat with the many artisans who sell a wide variety of Chilean handicrafts. Find specialty items made from locally sourced natural materials – from Alpaca wool and fine wood to silver and semiprecious stones, such as the lapis lazuli that’s abundant in Chile.
Duration: 2 hours
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Were not told we would be taking public transportation which required us to climb numerous stairs. Artisan village was great shopping.