Portray of the Destination
Santiago de Chile is a stunning urban centre established on both banks of the Mapocho River, which
is crossed by many bridges throughout its way.
The city is located on a beautiful valley at the foot of the Santa Lucía Hill, between the
Cordillera de la Costa range and the Andes.
This is a city of contrasts between modern and old features, which is visible in its
architecture. Santiago de Chile is the economic and cultural hub of the country, and most of the
international flights land there. This is one of the metropolises with the highest quality of life
in Latin America and it is known as being a safe and clean city, with an efficient, modern
transportation system. There you will find the modern fleet of articulated buses called
Its gastronomic and hotel infrastructure is amazing, which satisfies all the needs, whether you
travel for business or for pleasure. Near the capital you will find the most important Chilean wine
cellars, as well as hot springs centers and placid haciendas dating back to the 17th Century.
We would like to thank "Corporación de Promoción Turística de Chile" for the texts and images