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Places to Visit While Navigating Through Santiago, Chile

7/12/2017 Parvesh Bravo 0 Comments

A bustling city, Santiago, has a lot to offer to the tourists coming from world over. It has exclusive museums and markets for everyone who desires to explore the city. Let’s not forget, the city has some of the most lip-smacking delicacies, foods, and cuisines to offer; especially seafood.

Here we have assembled the most attractive places of Santiago. So, get up and start planning your Santiago trip and live in the utmost comfort of RV air conditioners while traveling to Chile under free tours Santiago.  

Let’s have a look at them:

  1. Plaza de Armas
Plaza de Armas, the historical center of Santiago is the prominent square of modernized Chile. The center is lined with palm trees and surmounted by historical buildings. It is individually surrounded by attractive Metropolitan Cathedral, the Royal Court Palace, and Central Post Office.  

  1. Cerro San Cristobal
Cerro San Cristobal is a hill that sits in the middle of the Santiago officially known as Prague Metropolitano. To reach the destination you can hike or take a cycle route to the city. In summers, you can explore Chilean National Zoo and Japanese-style garden atop hills.

  1. The Markets
Among the famous markets of Santiago (ferias), Lox Dominicos and Santa Lucia are the most attractive ones. Travelers can buy arts and crafts as souvenirs and take them back home.

  1. Museo de la Memoria y de Los Derechos Humanos
It’s a museum of memory, and human rights recently added to Santiago’s collection of Museums. It opened in 2010 to commemorate and celebrate 200 years of Chile’s independence and those who sacrificed their life fighting for human rights during civic-military regime.   

  1. La Chascona House
Pablo Neruda, the Nobel Prize-winning poet, used to reside in the La Chascona house. It was one of his three houses in Santiago. The house is an emblem of quirky yet fine architecture and vibrant colors.

So, whenever you set foot in Santiago, be sure to visit the aforementioned places to bring your trip to fruition.