Santiago Culinary & nightlife

Our most recommended Santiago Culinary & nightlife

Santiago: Half–Day Santa Rita Vineyard Tour

1. Santiago: Half–Day Santa Rita Vineyard Tour

After pick–up from your hotel in the morning or afternoon in an air–conditioned van, head approximately 40 minutes south of the city. On the road the guide will give you an introduction to the Maipo Valley and the vineyard that you are going to visit. This is a perfect moment to ask questions you may have about the lives of Chileans and their traditions. Close to the vineyard is a little town called Alto Jahuel, where the people of Santiago go to escape the noise of the city. When you arrive at the vineyard, see the majestic landscape and the big house before the tour starts.   Begin your guided tour through the vineyards, starting at the wineries and finishing with the wine bottling process. Visit the historic Bodega 1 made of cal y canto, and the famous national treasure, Bodega de los 120 Patriotas. The tour finishes with an amazing wine tasting of some great aged wines. Afterwards, you have time to buy some souvenirs or if you prefer, some bottles of wine to enjoy later. 

Concha y Toro: Guided Premium Marques Wine & Cheese Tasting

2. Concha y Toro: Guided Premium Marques Wine & Cheese Tasting

Visit the picturesque rural area of Pirque, where Viña Concha y Toro is located, one of the most important vineyards in the world, and the Mercado Origen Foundation, an agro-ecological marketplace, with a range of sustainable products developed by the community. The Concha y Toro Vineyard is known for its exquisite and famous wines. Tour the owner’s summer gardens from the old summer house and stroll through the 19th-century gardens with more than 25 different grape vines. Learn about the vines' growth and have the opportunity to visit their old wineries which include the "Casillero del Diablo" with its history and legend. Finally, taste a selection of seven wines, three traditional wines during the tour and four Premium Marqués Casa Concha with your sommelier, and a fine selection of cheeses. In addition, you will receive a complimentary wine glass. Before returning to Santiago, go through the “Mercado de Origen”, a market where you can see and buy part of its production of honey, vegetables, flowers, fruits, desserts, and crafts and try its varied gastronomic concept in the agro-ecological world.

Bahá'i Temple and Cousiño Macul Vineyard

3. Bahá'i Temple and Cousiño Macul Vineyard

History, architecture and wine. A combination that you cannot miss! We start our day in the direction of Viña Cousiño Macul, founded in 1856 and being one of the oldest vineyards in the Maipo Valley. The architecture of this place has a beautiful French style with a stone base and brick vaults glued with mortar (a mixture of lime, sand and egg white). Here you can enjoy a tour, learn about the history and taste its exquisite varieties of wine, accompanied by "La galleta", a family tradition of preparing an artisan bread filled with cheese fondue that produces a unique flavor. Then, we will visit the Bahá`i House of Worship, the first in South America. An imposing place that stands out for its architecture and lighting, here you can connect with yourself in a calm and serene environment. Located in the foothills of the Andes, it also gives you a spectacular panoramic view of Santiago.

Santiago: Private Dinner and Show with Transfers

4. Santiago: Private Dinner and Show with Transfers

Take in some dinner and a show while in Santiago. Experience traditional Chilean folk songs and dances as you eat. Get picked up from your hotel and get driven to the restaurant. Sit down to a night of food, song, and dance. Immerse yourself in Chilean culture with a show that showcases the variety of Chilean folklore from the north and south of the country. Admire the traditional costumes as you watch folk dances. Listen to Chilean folk songs as you savor your dinner. Then, watch some Polynesian dances performed by a local ballet troupe. Ask about the night's special guest. After the shows, the band will play music and invite you to get up. Finish off the evening with some dancing before you get dropped off at your hotel.

From Santiago: Tour Cajon del Maipo, Pool and SPA

5. From Santiago: Tour Cajon del Maipo, Pool and SPA

Cajón del Maipo & El Morado Piscina & SPA One of the most incredible experiences to enjoy during this time of the year. We will tour one of the main tourist attractions, the imposing “Cordillera de los Andes”, where Cajón del Maipo is located, a place that has been selected for four consecutive years as the “Best Adventure Tourism Destination in South America”, in the category of the World Travel Awards (WTA) 2018, also known as the “Oscars of Tourism”. Our experience begins, at our first stop, which is the Plaza de San José de Maipo, declared a National Monument of Chile. San José de Maipo was founded as a Villa by act of Don Ambrosio O'Higgins in 1792. The Governor of Chile and future Viceroy of Peru considered it necessary to give it the quality of Villa as a way to support the mining operations that took place in the area, in these mines there was an important production of silver, which was of great importance for the coffers of the colony. Then we continue towards the interior of the Cajón del Maipo, to San Alfonso, to the Casa del Chocolate, recognized for its great architecture in the zone, built 37 years ago at the hands of the Artist Sergio Andrade, who gave it life with recycled materials such as wood, clay and beautiful stones. Where visitors are now open to experience and enjoy natural products from the land without chemicals, there is an ice cream parlor and chocolate shop with unique products, led by Lorenzo Andrade, alongside his mother Liliana Astorga. After we are done enjoying this sweet stop, we continue with our exploration of the Andes Mountains towards the El Morado sector, where after approximately one hour we will arrive at our ""Scenic photographic point"", where we can come to understand how this Andean range came to be, one of the largest mountain systems in the world with minerals contained within it, such as copper and gypsum. To end our adventure in the mountain range, we arrive at El Morado Lodge & Spa, it is located in one of the Precordilleran Villages of the Cajón del Maipo in Lo Valdés, it is the first self-sustaining hotel in the area, located in one of the highest points of the Cajón del Maipo, it houses a restaurant, fitness center, spa center, sauna, Turkish baths, indoor pool. In this beautiful place we will enjoy a ""healthy lunch"" and then we will have time to enjoy its pools surrounded by nature.

Santiago: 4-Hour Private Night Tour with Dinner and Show

6. Santiago: 4-Hour Private Night Tour with Dinner and Show

Enjoy pickup at your hotel in Santiago. Depending on the option chosen, first drive to either the top of San Cristobal Hill to take in the panoramic views of the illuminated city or drive to Santa Lucía Hill to discover where the city was born and panoramic views of the downtown area. Return towards the civic center and see sights, such as La Moneda Palace, Plaza de la Constitucion, the Municipal Theater and Central Market. Head uptown to explore the heart of Santiago's acclaimed dining scene. End the night with dinner at a typical Chilean restaurant and watch a traditional dance show as you dine.

Santiago: Concha y Toro Winery 4–Hour Tour & Sommelier Class

7. Santiago: Concha y Toro Winery 4–Hour Tour & Sommelier Class

Explore the wine scene of Santiago at Concha y Toro Winery. Benefit from pick-up at your hotel and travel by climate-controlled van to the summer residence of the famous wine family. Walk through the gardens and park for a look at the exterior architecture, and continue past 26 types of grape in the Garden of Varieties. Visit the Old Pirque vineyard and get a panoramic view of the Maipo Valley. Move on to the wine cellar of Casillero del Diablo ("Devil's Locker") and listen as your guide tells the history of the area. Enjoy 3 wine tastings before meeting a sommelier to taste 4 premium wine brands served with a selection of cheeses. 

Santiago: Guided Full-Day Walking Tour with a Chilean Lunch

8. Santiago: Guided Full-Day Walking Tour with a Chilean Lunch

Discover the secrets to Santiago on a private, full-day walking tour. Enjoy the flexibility of a fully-customizable itinerary. Follow your guide thorugh downtown Santiago, ride the funicular to the top of Cerro San Cristobal, and tuck into a typical Chilean lunch at the Central Market. Meet your guide at your accommodation and head out on foot. Get around authentically by using the public metro and bus. Get the inside scoop on Santiago’s best shops, museums, and street foods. Ride the cable car to Cerro San Cristobal for stunning views of the city.  Find out how to shop like a local at the Central Market. Savor local flavors as you dig into a meal comprised of three dishes and accompanied with a glass of wine. Soak up the vibe in the city’s colorful neighborhoods and stop by local haunts like Café con Piernas and La Piojera. Return to your accommodation accompanied by your guide at the end of your tour. 

San Cristobal Hill Night Tour with Dinner Show

9. San Cristobal Hill Night Tour with Dinner Show

Experience nighttime views of Santiago from the most popular viewpoints of the city, including San Cristobal Hill. Enjoy traditional Chilean cuisine at one of the most innovative culinary centers in the city, along with a folklore show. This 4.5-hour tour is the perfect way to end a busy day of sightseeing. Head to the top of San Cristobal Hill and then to the Civic Center, where you’ll see La Moneda Palace, Plaza de la Constitución, the Municipal Theater, and Mercado Central. Afterwards, head to the upper town, where you’ll find the city’s top restaurants. Enjoy dinner and a show at El Apero.

Boutique Alto Maipo Valley Wine Tastings from Santiago

10. Boutique Alto Maipo Valley Wine Tastings from Santiago

Come join us for an enjoyable day and visit the cozy boutique wine vineyards of Haras de Pirque and El Principal in an area known as Alto Maipo, just south of Santiago. Relax and enjoy their award-winning wines in the shadow of the majestic Andes Mountains! First stop, Viña Haras de Pirque. The visit starts on the main terrace of the wine cellar where the beautiful Maipo Valley and Andes Mountains meet. Moving inside the horse-shoe shaped cellar, you will learn about their winemaking and barrel-aging process, followed by a tasting of three wines – Albaclara Sauvignon Blanc, Reserva de Propiedad and Hussonet Cabernet Sauvignon Gran Reserva – in their memorable “fountain” tasting room. Then, we visit Viña El Principal, also located at the foot of the Andes. This boutique vineyard also focuses on producing high-quality wines in limited quantities. The host will welcome you at the El Principal Visitor Center where you will first tour the vineyard, which is the origin of its outstanding wines. Then, you will visit the winery to learn about their processes of winemaking, bottling and storing of the wine. The visit culminates with a tasting of two of its prestigious wines: Memorias and Calicanto. A perfect day in the Alto Maipo Valley at two boutique vineyards far away from the crowded, large production wineries!

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What people are saying about Santiago

Eu tive uma experiência excelente fomos em uma micro ônibus com outra pessoas de outros países foi tudo divertido o Rapaz que estava dirigindo chegou um pouco atrasado , mais entendi, até por que ele tem que buscar algumas pessoas em diferente hotéis e já sabe né, algumas pessoas não são pontuais e também o trânsito mais o atraso foi de poucos minutos , o rapaz logo em seguida ligou para pedir desculpa e que já estava a caminho amei tudo obrigada a toda essa equipe maravilhosa

The experience since the begining was spotless. The tranfer was very comfortable! Concha Y Toro tour was incredible, delicious and fun! I recommend it to every one who wants to have an extraordinary experience!

Good tour, very punctual and professional. The guide within the tour was very entertaining and pleasant. The tasting of the 7 wines was excellent and the gift glass too.

Una experiencia increíble, súper recomendada. Más aún, si viene con la degustación de vinos y quesos (marqués).

they didn't even offer grape juice to the children.