11 days in Santiago & San Pedro de Atacama Itinerary

11 days in Santiago & San Pedro de Atacama Itinerary

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11 days in Santiago & San Pedro de Atacama Itinerary

Start: Istanbul
shuttle + Fly:  22​h 30​min
1
Santiago
— 3 nights
Fly + shuttle:  5​h
2
San Pedro de Atacama
— 5 nights
shuttle + Fly:  28​h
End: Istanbul

3
nights
Santiago

Santiago ©
Santiago tourism thrives largely thanks to the city's big selection of cultural and entertainment options, including museums, theaters, restaurants, bars, and giant malls.
Santiago is known for museums, shopping, parks, nature, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at San Cristóbal Hill, make a trip to Patio Bellavista, stop by Costanera Center, and take in panoramic vistas at Sky Costanera.

For ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Santiago sightseeing planning tool .

Istanbul, Turkey to Santiago is an approximately 22.5-hour combination of shuttle and flight. You can also fly; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Istanbul to Santiago is minus 7 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to San Pedro de Atacama.

Things to do in Santiago

Museums Parks Nature
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San Cristóbal Hill ©
San Cristóbal Hill
Santa Lucia Hill ©
Santa Lucia Hill
Patio Bellavista ©
Patio Bellavista

5
nights
San Pedro de Atacama

San Pedro de Atacama ©
Major archeological sites and a renowned museum remain the big draws in San Pedro de Atacama tourism, appealing to visitors interested in learning more about South America's pre-Columbian cultures.
San Pedro de Atacama is known for nature, wildlife, historic sites, nightlife, and outdoors. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic natural features at Valle de la Luna - Valle de la Muerte, don't miss a visit to Aldea de Tulor, look for all kinds of wild species at Atacama Desert, and admire the striking features of Church of San Pedro de Atacama.

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Getting from Santiago to San Pedro de Atacama by combination of flight and shuttle takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in San Pedro de Atacama are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. On the 14th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Pedro de Atacama

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Atacama Desert
Find places to stay Dec 9 — 14:
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Atacama Desert ©
Atacama Desert
Valle De La Luna ©
Valle De La Luna
Geyser del Tatio ©
Geyser del Tatio

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