Central Holidays


Latin AmericaChile Customizable Programs

  • Day 1

    Tuesday - Santiago

    Upon arrival you will be met at the airport and transferred to your hotel in Santiago. The remainder of the day is at leisure to explore the city at your own pace. This city of contrasts showcases the remains of its colonial past in stark contrast with the ultramodern, high-rise buildings of its financial center. Venture along at leisure or you may choose to participate in an optional excursion to Valparaiso and Viña del Mar or a half day Wine Pairing Program at Vinolia.

  • Day 2

    Wednesday - Santiago

    After breakfast this morning, explore Chile’s capital of Santiago, a cosmopolitan city that blends old-world traditions with the ultimate in modernity. You will see the origins of the city and its landmarks such as Plaza de Armas, the Cathedral, the Post Office and the Municipality of Santiago. The tour will continue to the Government Palace and you will have the chance to walk through some of the most traditional streets and neighborhoods. Later, travel eastward to view the modern buildings and see how they have transformed the city. (B)

  • Day 3

    Thursday - Santiago | Puerto Natales

    Following a delicious breakfast this morning, you will be transferred to the airport for your flight to Punta Arenas. Upon arrival, you will be met and transferred to the bus station where you will continue your trip from Punta Arenas to Puerto Natales. Upon arrival, you will be met and transferred to your hotel. Enjoy the balance of the day at leisure. (B)

  • Day 4

    Friday - Puerto Natales | Balmaceda & Serrano Glaciers | Puerto Natales

    After breakfast, transfer to the pier to board your ship for your full day excursion. Come navigate through the Última Esperanza fjord towards the Bernardo O’Higgins National Park. During the trip you will learn about the history of Puerto Natales and enjoy the beauty and majesty of the cascades and cliffs of the Condors. The crossing will continue towards Mount Balmaceda where you will take in the views of the glacier. Follow the route to Puerto Toro for a walk through a native forest of coigües, ñirres and ciruelillos until you approach the wall of the Serrano glacier. Upon return, you will have a typical “Magellanic barbecue” before transferring back to your hotel later this afternoon. (B,L)

  • Day 5

    Saturday - Puerto Natales | Torres del Paine National Park | Puerto Natales

    After a hearty breakfast, visit Milodon Cave composed of three caverns and a rocky conglomerate called “Silla del Diablo,” or Devil’s Chair. Head to Torres del Paine National Park where you will find a fertile combination of lakes, lagoons, waterfalls, glaciers, hills, and peaks within this protected area. In the park, the road is surrounded with dozens of lagoons contrasting with hills and snowcapped mountains and a stop will be made for lunch during the excursion. On the way back, stop at Sarmiento Lake viewpoint to take a few last pictures. (B,L)

  • Day 6

    Sunday - Puerto Natales | Punta Arenas | Santiago

    After breakfast, transfer to the bus station for your trip to the Punta Arenas airport and your flight to Santiago. Upon arrival you will be met at the airport and transferred to your hotel in Santiago. (B)

  • Day 7

    Monday - Santiago to USA (or extend your stay)

    Enjoy breakfast at your hotel then transfer to the airport for your departure flight. (B)