35 Photos to inspire you to visit Valparaíso ‘Valpo’ to its locals, Valparaiso to the foreigners. Set just 90 minutes from Santiago, it may very well be one of South America’s most…
On the world map, Chile’s outline strikes you as aberrant and fantastical; 4300 km in length (the equivalent of Norway to Nigeria), and with an average width of just 175 km.
Travelers will find an array of stunning scenery, from the tall peaks of the Andes, deserts in the North and endless beaches to lush temperate forests, ancient volcanoes, and dramatic coastline with glaciers and fjords such as that found at Cape Horn.
Chile is blessed with superb national parks and conservation areas, many of them popular destinations for those into trekking and hiking, as well as travelers who enjoy climbing, river rafting, mountain biking, and horseback riding.
Also, it is without doubt, one of the safest places to visit within South America.