Santiago Tips

WECHU TOURS!!

Are you looking for a new experience?  Do you love nature and mountains?  What you need is to take a break from the city and to escape to the Andes, and what better option than with Wechu Tours! You just need your shoes and the will to walk into the beautiful wilderness of the Andes with the coolest and safest team of the city.

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WechuTours

LATIN GRILL RESTAURANT!!

A beautiful restaurant finely decorated with touches of originality, elegance and warmth. Here the Chilean flavors are protagonists and are featured in the innovative recipes created by the award-winning chef Luis Cruzat, who has dedicated himself to create a magnificent proposal with local products of sea and land, achieving a trip for the palate and the senses.

Where?
Av. Presidente Kennedy 5741 Santiago, Chile

Reservations?
[email protected]

Source: LatinGrill

PEUMAYEN ANCESTRAL FOOD!!

The Peumayén Ancestral Food project is the result of a depth research on the Chilean gastronomic roots, shaped on a menu that combines products, techniques and original preparations of the pre-Hispanic Chile.

Where?
Constitución 136, Barrio Bellavista.  Providencia.
Reservations?
Peumayén

QUINTA NORMAL PARK!!

Quinta Normal Park is an urban park in Santiago. It is home to several museums, including the Chilean National Museum of Natural History. Near the park is the Museum of Memory and Human Rights. The park is also near a public library.At the back of the park, there are standing grills that anyone can use, to have a barbecue.

Where?
Quinta Normal subway station

How Much?
Free

PARQUEMET!!

Santiago has the biggest urban park in south America and 4th in the world.  The Parquemet has a zoo, swimming pools, the Japanese garden, the botanic garden, restaurants, a church, playgrounds a cable railway and more than 1.785 hectares.  Santiago invites you to breathe in the heart of the city.

How Much?
Free

More Info?
Parquemet

HOSTAL FORESTAL!!

You wanted to stay with us but we were full? Hostal Providencia recommends you this fantastic Hostal that is just a few blocks from Baquedano subway station, Forestal Park, and Lastarria neighborhood.  Hostal Forestal provide services like breakfast, bike rents, wifi, international free calls, free maps and a lot more!!

More Info and reservations?
Hostal Forestal

LA DIANA RESTAURANT!!

La Diana is a Restaurant has you never seen before. The restaurant was built in what it was the ex-storage room of Juegos Dianas ( an old playground very popular in Santiago). What`s attract the attention most is the amazing decoration that has the restaurant and its pizzas!

Where?
Arturo Prat 435, Santiago.

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LaDiana

AMBROSIA RESTAURANT!!!

Elected best Chilean restaurant in 2015, the same year 20th best restaurant in south America and also in 2016 between the 50th best Restaurants in the continent, Ambrosia with justice deserve these recognitions. The menu is changing all the time depending on the inspiration of the Chef, Carolina Bazán, and also depending on the products of the season.Without doubt one of the best restaurants in Santiago.

Where?
Pamplona #78, Vitacura.

Menu?
Ambrosia

BARRICA 94 RESTAURANT!!

Barrica 94 is a crosspoint point between the world of wines and contemporary Chilean cuisine. Their goal is to offer you a wide selection of wines by the glass and by the bottle, and a varied selection of starters, entrees, and desserts inspired by classical Chilean cuisine and local ingredients.

Where?
Patio Bellavista
Menu?
Barrica94

Source: Barrica94

100 MONTADITOS!!

100 Montaditos has become only in 15 years one of the most popular and beloved brands among consumers and has proven to be one of the most solid restaurants on the scene in our country. The versatility of the concept, both in terms of moments of consumption, one can have breakfast, eat, dine, snack or just drink something.

Where?
Patio Bellavista

Source: 100Montaditos

LE FOURNIL!!

Direct from the old continent, in the year 1997 two French arrive in Chile with the idea to revolutionize the national culinary experience through authentic bread recipes. Some years later, the gastronomic offer was expanded to offer new products such as coffee and delicious dishes. Today there are 8 stores that deliver unique flavors to all visitors.

Where?
Patio Bellavista
Lastarria

Source: Le Fournil

LE BISTROT!!

In the heart of Providencia, in 2010 began the Bistromanía: a simple proposal that in a cozy atmosphere was able to combine the old gastronomy, with the great French classics. Moving a piece of France Le Bistrot wanted to conquer the taste of Chileans and re-enchant the French palates with the gourmet dishes of bistro cuisine.

Where?
Santa Magdalena 80 Local 7, Providencia.

More Info?
Le Bistrot

Source: Le Bistrot

EL MORADO NATIONAL MONUMENT!!

 El Morado National Monument its located in the Cajón del Maipo.  The monument is a glacial and is part of the El Volcán River basin. Cerro El Morado dominates the landscape of this protected area. It is home to the San Francisco Glacier.

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CONAF

VISTA SANTIAGO RESTAURANT!!

Vista Santiago Restaurant most knows as the Ex-Enoteca is a Restaurant located in the heart of San Cristobal Hill. Vista Santiago has one of the best views of the city and its unique menu mix the best of the Chilean gastronomy.

Reservations?
Vista Santiago

RIO CLARILLO NATIONAL RESERVE!!!

Río Clarillo National Reserve it was created in 1982 to preserve the natural environment of central Chile and its native species, including the Cordilleran Cypress. Río Clarillo is the Chilean national park nearest to Santiago, at a distance of 45 kilometers.

Where?
Río Clarillo

Source: CONAF

ORREGO LUCO NEIGHBOURHOOD!!

Providencia invites you to visit a new place to enjoy the nights in Santiago! Orrego Luco is a little oasis in the middle of Providencia Avenue and Nueva Providencia Avenue. The neighborhood has Restaurants and bars and its just a few subway stations from the hostal!!

A Good Bar?
AMBAR

 

RENE MAGRITTE IN CHILE!!!

Ralli Museum in Santiago exhibits the exceptional individual engraving of the outstanding Belgian surrealist painter René Magritte. The samples from Museo Ralli Punta del Este are composed of 24 works of medium format, all belonging to the Ralli Collection and among which stand out: “La belle captive” and “Le dernier cri” of the same year of his death.

Where?
Alonso de Soto Mayor 4110, Vitacura, Santiago.

Source: Museo Ralli

SANTIAGO MARKETS!!

Pedaling with us by some of the most famous markets in South America. Fill your senses with fruits, vegetables, and seafood that you can only find in Chile. By bike, you will get to places outside the traditional tourist routes where the authentic inhabitants of Santiago live.

Duration?
3 hours

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La Bicicleta Verde

SNOW HIKE!!

Discover the Andes Mountains through a winter panorama in the Maipo Canyon with snowshoes. Includes a visit to the main town San Jose de Maipo and lunch at swiss refugee 2300 meters of altitude. Hike of 4km.

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AndoAndes

PEPPERLAND BAR!!

Pepperland Bar is placed in Santa Isabel 261, just 10 minutes walking from the hostal. The bar has a big collection of handcrafted beer, from Chile, Germany, Belgique and EEUU.  If you love beer and you want to try new brands Pepperland is your next stop!!


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Pepperland