FREE TOUR SANTIAGO DE CHILE

The best option to discover the city in an economical way.

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What does the Free Tour Santiago de Chile consist of?

Possibly your best option to get to know Santiago de Chile in a fun and authentic way.

Free Tours in downtown Santiago de Chile, Chile

A moment of culture and fun for everyone.

Enjoy your free tour of Santiago de Chile as a couple, with friends or in a group!

The Free tour Santiago de Chile is the perfect excuse to take some time to get to know better the cultural heritage of Chile.

The free tours Santiago de Chile are free tours organized by guides that show the most emblematic tourist sites of a town or city. These tours are usually done on foot.

While there are several options and types of free tours in Chile, most are usually tours that include approximately 10 to 12 people. and last between 1 and 3 hours depending on the planned itinerary.

In any case, always check the detailed information we provide to know all the details of your free tour: schedules, cancellation policy, meeting point and all the information you need to make the most of your experience without having to worry about anything.

What to see and do in Santiago de Chile?

Santiago de Chile, the capital and largest city in the country, is located in a valley surrounded by the majestic Andes Mountains. With a population of over seven million, this cosmopolitan metropolis is noted for its rich history and vibrant culture. Walking through its streets, we can appreciate a perfect mix between the old and the modern, with colonial buildings contrasting with towering skyscrapers.


Plaza de Armas
The Plaza de Armas, located in the heart of Santiago de Chile, is an emblematic place full of history. Known as the historical and social epicenter of the city, this square has been an eyewitness to the birth and development of the country. Important buildings such as the Metropolitan Cathedral, the Palace of the Royal Audience and the Central Post Office are located here.


La Moneda Presidential Palace
La Moneda Presidential Palace, located in Santiago de Chile, is one of the most emblematic and representative buildings of the country’s history. Its imposing neoclassical architecture and political history make it a place of great importance for Chileans. Built during the 18th century, it originally functioned as a mint where the country’s coins were minted.


Metropolitan Cathedral
The Metropolitan Cathedral of Santiago de Chile is one of the most emblematic and significant monuments of the country. Located in the heart of the historic center of the city, this majestic cathedral stands as a living testimony of Chilean history and culture. Its imposing neoclassical architecture stands out among the surrounding buildings with its main facade adorned with Corinthian columns, triangular pediments and a large central door that invites you to enter inside.

Description

At the appointed time we will meet at the Plaza de Armas to begin this free tour of Santiago.
free tour of Santiago
. Ready to discover the history of the city?

We will first go to the presidential headquarters of the Republic of Chile. Here we will stop in front of the main façade of the building to contemplate live the changing of the guard of the
the changing of the guard of the carabineros at the Palacio de La Moneda.
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At the end of this event, which has been held since 1851, we will remain in front of La Moneda to learn about its history. Did you know that the origins of this palace date back to colonial times? We will also remember the
coup d’état of 1973
and the death of Chilean President Salvador Allende.

We will continue this free tour of Santiago passing by other outstanding points of the city, such as the Palace of the Courts of Justice. We will also stop in front of the former National Congress, which was closed in 1973 by the military military government of Augusto Pinochet..

Nearby is the Plaza de Armas, where we will discover the Inca past. Inca past of the city. The route will then continue next to the
old San Carlos gallery
gallery, the
Red House
and the Municipal Theater.

Finally, after a tour of approximately 2 hours, we will conclude the free tour at the foot of the Santa Lucía hill Lucia. In this place took place the
foundation of Santiago by Pedro de Valdivia
in 1541.

Meeting Point and Duration

The meeting point of the Free Tour Santiago de Chile is the Plaza de Armas. It lasts approximately two hours.

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