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Chile - Your next favourite adventure

Chile is a long, narrow country stretching along South America’s western edge, with more than 6,000km of Pacific Ocean coastline.
Cut off to the north by desert, to the south by the Mapuche people, to the east by the Andes Mountains, and to the west by the ocean, Chile is one of the most centralized colonies in Spanish America. 
The country boasts vastly different landscapes from north to south, featuring Pacific islands like Easter Island (Rapa Nui), deserts, large forests and volcanoes. The southern region of Patagonia, is a labyrinth of fjords, islands and twisting peninsulas, and even parts of Antarctica.

Get inspired to plan your own Chile adventure with my in-depth guides and best travel tips.


Best travel time

September to March are the best months to visit Chile.

Local currency

Chile's currency is the Chilean Pero (CLP), with 1 € = 878,44 CLP.

Learn to say hi

The language in Chile is Spanish. "Hola" means hello, "Gracias" means thank you, and "Adios" means goodbye.

Things to do in Torres del Paine

Torres del Paine National Park is a breathtaking destination that offers a wide range of activities for visitors to enjoy.

The park is home to the iconic peaks of the Paine Massif, including the famous Towers of Paine, which attract hikers from around the world.
Torres del Paine also features stunning glaciers, sparkling lakes, and vast grassy plains, providing a range of opportunities for outdoor adventure.

Go hiking, horseback riding, kayaking, or even ice trekking on one of the park’s many glaciers. You can spot guanacos, foxes, and even pumas in their natural habitats.
The park offers many campgrounds and lodges where you can unwind and soak in the natural beauty of their surroundings. 

Things to do in Torres del Paine, Chile

Amazing experiences in Chile

Chile is a country that offers amazing experiences that are unique to its diverse landscape.
From trekking through the Andes Mountains to exploring the ancient forests of Chiloe Island, there is always something new to discover.
Witness the spectacular solar eclipse in the Atacama Desert, swim with dolphins in the fjords of Patagonia, or visit the mysterious moai statues on Easter Island.
Chile’s natural beauty and rich cultural heritage provide endless opportunities for adventure and exploration.

Hiking Mirador Las Torres, Chile, Patagonia
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Explore the cities of Chile

Chile’s cities are a fascinating blend of colonial architecture, modern design, and vibrant cultural scenes.
Santiago, the capital, is a bustling metropolis that offers world-class museums, trendy restaurants, and a thriving nightlife.
Valparaiso, a colorful port city, is famous for its steep hills, stunning street art, and bohemian vibe.
Concepcion, located in the south of the country, is a university town that boasts a thriving music and arts scene. Each city has its own unique character, making them all worth exploring.

Hiking Mirador Las Torres, Chile, Patagonia
Things to do in Torres del Paine, Chile
Complete guide to visit Easter Island, Chile

Delicious food in Chile

Chilean cuisine is a reflection of the country’s diverse geography, incorporating ingredients from the sea, the mountains, and the fertile valleys.
The national dish, the hearty stew known as the cazuela, features beef, vegetables, and potatoes in a savory broth.
Seafood is also a highlight of Chilean cuisine, with fresh fish and shellfish served in a variety of ways.
Wine lovers will appreciate Chile’s famous vineyards, which produce world-class reds and whites.
And for those with a sweet tooth, traditional desserts like the tres leches cake and the alfajor cookie are a must-try.

Hiking Mirador Las Torres, Chile, Patagonia
Things to do in Torres del Paine, Chile
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