Port of Call Information

Port of Call Information

Santiago, Chile


Average Yearly High Temperature in Fahrenheit (°F)
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
85 84 80 72 64 58 57 61 65 71 77 82
Santiago, Chile

Overview

Located near the Andes Mountains, is the metropolis Santiago. It is the capital of Chile and the largest city in the country. Santiago has years of history, is rich in culture, and comes alive at night. To the east, Santiago borders the Val Paraiso Region which includes the ports where most cruises and ships enter the country to reach the city. The region is the gateway to the breathtaking beaches of the Chilean coast and the famous Easter Island.

Things to Do

Iconic Neighborhoods

  • Barrio Italia - As the name suggests, this neighborhood reflects the Italian influences in Chile, mainly through architecture and food
  • Bellavista - This neighborhood comes to life at night, the streets light up and many different restaurants, bars, and clubs open their doors. Bellavista is known for its party scene, but it is also home to one of the best views of Santiago, the San Cristobal Hill.
Hotels

Hotel Diego de Almagro Valparaiso Hotel
Address:Molina 76, Valparaíso, Región de Valparaíso, Chile
Phone: +56 32 213 3600
1 mile to cruise terminal

Hotel Palacio Astoreca
Address: Monte Alegre 149, Valparaíso, Región de Valparaíso, Chile
Phone: +56 32 327 7700
1 mile to cruise terminal

Activities
  • For a tranquil walk in the afternoon head to Santa Lucia Park. It has a former castle, several small statues, and a monument to the royal Javiera Carrera at the entrance.
  • Showcasing the work of both Chilean and international artists, the National Museum of Fine Arts is a must for all visitors.
  • La Chascona is the former home of Pablo Neruda. You can visit and tour the house to learn more about the life of the Chilean author.
Family Friendly
  • The Plaza de Armas is the historic center of Santiago. It has the Palacio de la Real Audiencia, the Metropolitan Cathedral, and several museums.
  • Explore the outdoors by hiking the San Cristobal Hill. At the top is the best view of Santiago.
  • The Central Market is the best place to taste the local cuisine. It is mostly known for fresh seafood.
Sports

Catch a soccer game while visiting Chile!

Soccer
Chile National Football Team
Estadio Nacional: Av. Grecia 2001, Ñuñoa, Región Metropolitana, Chile

Driving Directions

Av. Errazuriz # 25
Valparaiso
Chile

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