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Visit Santiago – Top 10 Things which can be done in Santiago. What you can visit in Santiago – Most visited touristic attractions of

Santiago

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01. San Cristóbal Hill
A hill. Rises 880 m. AMSL and about 300 m. above the rest of Santiago; the peak is the second highest point in the city, after Cerro Renca.

02. Santa Lucía Hill
A small hill in the centre of Santiago. Has an altitude of 629 m and a height of 69 m over the surrounding area. The hill is the remnant of

a volcano 15 million years old.

03. Costanera Center
A business and commercial complex that includes a six-floor shopping mall, the Gran Torre Santiago and three other skyscrapers – two high-

end hotels and an office building.

04. Plaza de Armas
The heart and soul of Santiago de Chile. The centerpiece of the initial layout of Santiago, which has a square grid pattern. This urban

design was accomplished by Pedro de Gamboa, which was appointed by Pedro de Valdivia in 1541.

05. Parque Forestal
An urban park in the city. Was created on reclaimed land from the Mapocho River and is located in the historical downtown. Distinctive

features of the park are its three lines of platanus orientalis trees.

06. Santiago Metropolitan Park
An urban park located within the city. Covers around 722 hectares, making it the largest urban park in Chile and one of the largest in the

world.

07. Fantasilandia
A Chilean amusement park. Opened in 1978 and is located in a corner of the O’Higgins Park. On January 28, 1978 the park opened for first

time with only 8 attractions, including the “Galaxy” coaster, “Mansion Siniestra”, “Ford T” and “Century 2000”.

08. Chilean National Zoo
A 4.8-hectare (12-acre) zoo that was founded in 1925. Home to thousands of animals representing 158 species. Unique exhibits feature Chilean

native animals and birds including rare and endangered species.

09. Apoquindo Waterfall
A waterfall in Waters of Ramon Natural Park. It is fed by melting snow from Cerro San Ramon and Cerro Provincia. Reaching the waterfall

requires a moderately difficult hike of about 7 hours total duration at a good pace. Has a main drop of about 25 meters.

10. Santiago Metropolitan Cathedral
The seat of the Archbishop of Santiago de Chile, currently Ricardo Ezzati Andrello, and the center of the archdiocese of Santiago de Chile.

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3 Comments

  • DR Ny 6 months ago

    Chile:Biggest pool in the world,biggest copper mine,biggest shop over 100 checkouts!!! And longest country in the world

  • Ajmal shah 6 months ago

    beautiful country in south america with huge coastal line , desert ,, forest ,, minds of copper

  • Eduardo Suarez 6 months ago

    If you are travelling to Santiago, this is a good an trusty company for tours and private transportation: transferchiletours.com
    The website has a blog written in portuguese, english and spanish too.
    Another good websites are transantiago.cl to see how move around using public transportation, subway metro.cl, airport nuevopudahuel.cl
    Chile is a country where you can find everything: The driest desert, a huge coast along all the country, eternal ice in Antarctica, nice ski resorts, natural hot springs, active volcanoes, cheap fruits and vegetables. Enjoy your visit.