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  1. Chile
  2. Santiago Metropolitan Region
  3. Santiago
  4. Valle Nevado

Valle Nevado Day Trip from Santiago

Product ID: 214506
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Enjoy a day trip to Valle Nevado in the Andes Mountain Range. Located 30 miles (60 km) from Santiago, along a winding road the area is home to wonderful mountain scenery.
About this activity
Duration 8 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English, Portuguese

Pickup included

Hotels, apartments, and residences in the districts of Providencia, Las Condes, Vitacura, and Santiago Centro; if your hotel is located outside these zones, you will be advised of a meeting point closest to your hotel for pickup
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Travel with a guide who will provide you with information about the area
  • Experience the mystical mountain of the La Cordillera de Los Andes" in Chile
  • Take in views of 8,850-foot (2,700-meter) summits covered in snow
  • Enjoy the amazing of snow ski center during the snow season
Full description
Your tour starts with pickup from centrally located hotels in Santiago; meet your guide and board the vehicle for the drive into the mountains, ascending the Andes along a winding road.

During the drive, stop first at Farellones, a ski area in the central zone where you can admire peaks that reach 2,700 meters in altitude. In the winter, they are all covered in snow, offering incredible scenery. Then visit another popular ski center called El Colorado.

Continue the ascent to finally reach Valle Nevado, a ski resort located at an elevation of 9,842 feet (3,000 meters). During winter, the area hosts one of the most important international snowboarding competitions of the year. You have time here to enjoy the scenery and have lunch. In the early evening, head back to Santiago for hotel drop-off.

  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (select hotels only)
  • Transportation
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities (optional)
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with back problems
  • People with heart problems
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Warm clothing
  • Snacks
  • Drinks
  • Sunscreen
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Smoking
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• The snow season is available from June to September, from October to May, there is not enough snow to do activities
• Snow activities at ski center are not included but can be purchased from the center
• Snow clothes are not included but the shuttle considerers a stop to rent clothes and snow equipment
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.0 / 5
based on 29 reviews
Review summary
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Ruta Chile

Product ID: 214506