Top 10 Destinations in Chile
Come and visit Chile and explore its hidden wonders
Formally called as the Republic of Chile, this country is situated along a long and narrow land stretched in South America, which is bordered by Peru, Bolivia, Argentina and the Drake Passage. Chile is noted as one of the most stable and prosperous countries in South America and topped the rankings across Latin American regions. This country is not only a globally modernized region, but it also boasts of several wonders of nature that are yet to be explored.
The second largest metropolitan in Chile, Valparaiso is the capital city and most populated administrative regions in the country. This destination is a charming and colorful city which caters to street arts that attracts artists from all aspects, such as painting, poetry and philosophy. Valparaiso is truly one of the most amazing places to stay in Chile.
San Rafael Glacier
Situated inside the Laguna San Rafael National Park, San Rafael Glacier is one of the most important outlet glaciers in Southern Chile. This destination offer boat tours where tourists can get near the glaciers to see its amazing beauty up close.
Valle de la Luna
Famous for its astonishing landscapes, Valle de la Luna is one of the gems in Chile that showcases how wonderful nature works. This destination displays an array of sand and stone formations that were formed thru wind and water. Valle de la Luna offers exciting and unique travel experience because of its surrounding picturesque view of nature.
Torres del Paine
Torres del Paine is undeniably one of the most beautiful wonders of nature located in Chile, as this stunningly amazing national park showcases rich forests, lakes and spectacular mountains and glaciers. Torres del Paine is translated as Tower of Blue (Paine is anciently known as “blue”), wherein tourists will also enjoy sights of flamingos, guanacos and other bird species here.
Easter Island is one of the most remote inhabited islands on Earth and is famous for its stone moai or ancient monuments. This destination is full of mystery and is truly rich in history because of the stone monuments that are surrounding the island, though there has not been any concrete evidence when and why these statues were created and spread out the island. Easter Island offers a picturesque view of both history and nature which makes it the top destination during a trip to Chile.
Lauca National Park
Lauca National Park is one of the natural parks in Chile that gives spine-tingling and electrifying scenery of nature, as it showcases snow-capped volcanoes and sparkling lakes to its visitors. This destination is home to vicunas, guanacos, cougars, llamas and viscachas that capture the interest of tourists. Lauca National Park also houses different species of bird and is home to one of the largest lakes in the world called Lago Chungara.
Atacama Desert is the world’s driest and non-polar desert located in Chile, and one fact about this famous destination is that, it hasn’t rain in 400 years. Atacama Desert is different from other famous deserts such as Sahara in Africa, Mojave in California, USA because this desert area has cool wind that blows all over the place.
Tierra del Fuego
An archipelago located in the southernmost part of the Americas, Tierra del Fuego shares most territories with Chile. This destination also has small islands with no inhabitants and one of the known and large islands in Tierra del Fuergo is Isla Grande and Isla Navarino. This stunning work of nature showcases a unique way to explore its wonders.
La Serena, which is the second oldest city in Chile next to its capital Santiago, is one of the most visited places in the country, especially every summer, because of its alluring beaches and its historic heritages. In addition, La Serena has tree-lined streets and well-preserved stone churches and historic plazas which is ideal for a relaxing and unwinding city walks.
Pucon is truly a local and foreign tourist attraction in Chile every summer because it offers thrilling adventures and fun-filled activities to its visitors. This destination attracts tourists who are into adrenalin rush activities like water and snow skiing, zip line rides, skydiving and white water rafting. Pucon is also known because of Villarica volcano, which is a perfect backdrop of this inviting and exciting town in Chile.