Head to the city cener, exploring the main attractions and culture, and learn the history behind the principal points of interest. The first stop on the city tour is the governmental palace, La Moneda, and Constitution Square. These two places tell stories of Chile's military coup and subsequent dictatorship. Next, get ready to visit the oldest street in Santiago: New York Street, and visit the commercial center of the city. At the next stop, Plaza de Armas, listen as your guide offers an introduction to the history of Santiago.
Enjoy local cuisine at the Central Market after a visit to the famed traditional bar La Piojera. Next, visit the Santiago´s Fine Arts Museum, the bohemian Bellavista neighborhood, and La Chascona, the former home of the national poet Pablo Neruda. After the city tour, go up San Cristobal Hill for sweeping views and great photo opportunities.Day 2: Maipo Valley and El Yeso Reservoir (Breakfast Included)