On a visit to Santiago you definitely cannot miss out on the must see places. The significance of these must see places are that they stand as a symbol for Santiago. These places are what Santiago is all about. These must see places in Santiago will stay as cherishing memories of the city forever in your heart.
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Santiago, Region Metropolitana, Chile
09:00 am - 08:00 pm
The Santa Lucia Hill is a triangular hill standing out in the metropolitan part of Santiago which is presently a Public Park to preserve apart of nature in the city!
It was at the foothill of the Cerro Santa Lucia, that Pedro de Valdivia founded the city of Santiago in the 16th century as a crown to Spain. The hill was used as a strategic place to ...
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Calle Antonia Lopez de Bello 14, Recoleta, Santiago, Región Metropolitana, Chile
The Barrio Bellavista is one of the hippest places in Santiago and you will be spoilt for choice by trendiest local bars and restaurants, avant-garde art galleries and local shops that sell craft articles.
Whether you grab a coffee at a Café while people-watching or buy specialty gifts like shawls, rugs, blankets, copper articles or semi-pre...
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Fernando Marquez de La Plata 0192, Santiago, Providencia, Region Metropolitana, Chile
10:00 am - 07:00 pm
La Chascona was one of the three houses of the famous Poet Pablo Neruda built for his secret lover Matilde Urrutia. The house is one of the most fascinating place to witness- giving a rare peak into the Poet’s co-designed spaces which carry an essence of his mind. From intimate reading places to the colorful dining room, the place oozes the c...
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Plaza de Armas, Santiago, Chile
09:00 am - 07:00 pm
Known for its gorgeous neo-classical architecture, the Metropolitan Cathedral was built during the second half of the 18th century. Further embellishments were added to the cathedral during the 19th century- making it one of the most beautiful buildings in Santiago till date.
The Cathedral is the seat of the Archbishop of Santiago de Chile and over...
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Avenida Matucana 501, Santiago, Region Metropolitana, Chile
10:00 am - 08:00 pm
Museo de la Memoria y los Derechos Humanos is dedicated to the people who were the victims under the military dictatorship of Augusto Pinochet and offer documents, letter, posters and photographs of one of the most troubled times in Chile.
The museum contains interesting facts and has graphic exhibitions that give us a peak into the times when huma...
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Moneda S/N, Santiago, Región Metropolitana, Chile
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
La Moneda is the Presidential office of Chile and reflects a regal yet splendid architectural design. Created by an Italian architect in the late 18th century, the place is loved for its neo-classical layout and design and overlooks the Plaza de La Ciudadania.
Today, after surviving a missile attack, the place has since been reconstructed and cheri...
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Plaza de Armas, Santiago, Chile
The Plaza de Armas is the main square of Santiago around which the rest of the grid-pattern of the city was constructed. The square has some of the best historic buildings in the city and is simply one of those brilliant places where you can grab something to eat as you absorb the beautiful architecture of buildings dating back to the 18th century!...
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Avenida Andres Bello 2425, Providencia, Region Metropolitana, Chile
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
The Costanera Center is retail therapy at its best with some of the biggest brands of clothing, accessories, perfumes, shoes and more spread across a six-floor shopping mall. The place also has a wide variety to offer for foodies with premium international food chains that serve their signature food.
The complex consists of the shopping mall, the G...
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Pirque, Region Metropolitana, Av. Virginia Subercaseaux 210, Pirque, Región Metropolitana, Chile
09:50 am - 05:10 pm
The Concha y Toro Winery is one of the highlights of Santiago and is the largest wine producer in Chile. The place offers tours that give the visitors an intimate experience of the grounds and has its own wine bar and restaurant where you can grab a hearty meal.
The legendary Devil’s Cellar- home to a myth of seeing the D...
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Calle Jose Victorino Lastarria 90, Santiago, Región Metropolitana, Chile
The neighborhood of Lastarria or Barrio Lastarria is one of the most beautifully maintained historic places in Chile and you can take a walk through pathways which embracehouses built in the 19th century, a burst of cafes and restaurants and a bohemian ambience which is simply Chile at its best!
The barrio is loved for carrying its history and the ...
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Las Condes, Región Metropolitana, Chile
09:00 am - 09:00 pm
If you love nature or are simply looking for a place to lie down and soak up the sun, the Araucano Park is your best bet! The park comes to life with families and friends spending quality time here taking part in activities or simply having a picnic with their loved ones.
The park also has its own pool and is the perfect place to run, ride a bicycl...
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Bandera 361, Santiago, Chile
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
The Museo Chileno de Arte Precolombino showcases America’s Pre-Columbian treasures. The museum was founded in 1981 by Sergio Larrain Garcia Moreno- a Chilean Philanthropist. His donation of ancient American art and artifacts has been matched over years by generous donation especially that of Latin American historic objects and art. The museum...
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Av Libertador Bernardo O'Higgins, Santiago, Región Metropolitana, Chile
09:00 am - 09:00 pm
The cultural center is loved for its wide variety of activities, exhibitions and movies which cover everything about the culture (historic as well as evolving) of America.
Designed by Chilean architect Cristián Undurraga and functioning since 2006, the whole center covers a large part to the south of the Moneda Palace.
The place hosts tempor...
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Vitacura, Región Metropolitana, Chile
The Parque Bicentenario will make you see Santiago ina whole new light- the beautiful lush green trees which cover 1300 of species native to Chile and is home to the ‘Chilean Palm preservation project’, the lagoons located to its either side, a pond where you will find fishes, swans, herons and flamingoes and a heap of activities which ...
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Parque Arauco Kennedy | Av.Pres.Kennedy Nº5413, Las Condes.Santiago, Chile
08:30 am - 09:00 pm
Parque Arauco is one of the largest shopping malls in Chile and is known for its uber-cool brands like Adidas, Louis Vuitton and Burberry among other retail giants.
The mall also has huge variety to offer for foodies and accommodates some of the biggest food chains from around the world to fine restaurants which are perfect for a refreshing meal.