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Santiago Destination Guide

Explore Santiago in Chile.

Santiago in the region of Metropolitana with it's 4,837,295 inhabitants is a town in Chile and is the capital of this country.

Map of the area of Santiago in Chile

Current time in Santiago is now 08:47 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "America / Santiago" with an UTC offset of -3 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: San Juan, Mendoza, Villa Alemana, Valparaíso, Talca or Barrio Brazil. Since you are here already, make sure to check out . We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

15°C / 59 °F Moderate rain
Morning Temperature 7°C / 45 °F
Evening Temperature 11°C / 53 °F
Night Temperature 6°C / 43 °F
Chance of rainfall 5%
Air Humidity 79%
Air Pressure 945.6 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 32% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Wednesday, 23rd of August 2017
Light snow, calm, clear sky.
Light snow Day: 10°C (50 °F)
Night: 5°C (41 °F)
Thursday, 24th of August 2017
Light rain, calm, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 12°C (53 °F)
Night: 2°C (36 °F)
Friday, 25th of August 2017
Light snow, light breeze, broken clouds.
Light snow Day: 8°C (46 °F)
Night: 2°C (36 °F)

Videos

Anita Zaror shows Chris Brown around in ...

04:46 min ( June 26, 2012 by Anita Zaror)
Views: 789 - Rating: 5/5

Food and travel writer Anita Zaror walks TV presenter Chris Brown around Santiago, Chile's capital. (Part 2/2) | Folow Anita's travels at www.twitter.com | Check out the show at livingroomtv.com.au

Bellavista - Santiago Chile

01:33 min ( October 28, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWa)
Views: 653 - Rating: 5/5

Tripwow.tripadvisor.com - Created at TripWow by TravelPod Attractions (a TripAdvisor company) Bellavista Santiago This cultural city neighborhood is rich with artists, entertainers and some of chile's...


Concha y Toro Winery - Santiago Chile

01:59 min ( October 27, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWa)
Views: 757 - Rating: 3.66667/5

Tripwow.tripadvisor.com - Created at TripWow by TravelPod Attractions (a TripAdvisor company) Concha y Toro Winery Santiago A bilingual tour through the cellars and vineyards highlights a visit to thi...

Palacio Cousiño Santiago Chile

00:57 min ( March 11, 2011 by TuristikChileTours)
Views: 796 - Rating: 0/5

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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Santiago during the next days.

22
Aug
2017

Cecilia Echenique Chile

Beginning: 09:00 pm (21:00).
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23
Aug
2017

THE BEATS

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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24
Aug
2017

André Rieu Chile

Beginning: 09:00 pm (21:00).
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25
Aug
2017

André Rieu Chile

Beginning: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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Air Supply Mostazal

Beginning: 09:00 pm (21:00).
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Prince Royce Mostazal

Beginning: 09:30 pm (21:30).
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26
Aug
2017

André Rieu Chile

Beginning: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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Christopher Cross Mostazal

Beginning: 09:00 pm (21:00).
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Christopher Cross Mostazal

Beginning: 09:00 pm (21:00).
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27
Aug
2017

50 AÑOS - JUNTOS AQUI ESTAMOS - QUILAPAYUN - INTI ILLIMANI - ILLAPU

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Interesting facts about this location

Torre Entel

Torre Entel is the name of a 127.4 meter high TV and telecommunications tower in Santiago, Chile. Torre Entel has an observation deck open for visitors. Construction began in 1970 during Eduardo Frei Montalva term as president and it was inaugurated in 1974. In 1976 it carried its first television transmissions. For many years it was the tallest building in Chile and today remains a symbol of Santiago. The tower is constructed of concrete, steel, and aluminum.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -33.46, -70.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Santiago, Communication towers, Towers in Chile

Santa Lucía Hill

Santa Lucía Hill (Spanish: Cerro Santa Lucía) is a small hill in the centre of Santiago, Chile. It borders on Alameda del Libertador Bernardo O'Higgins in the south, Santa Lucía Street in the west and Victoria Subercaseaux on the east. An adjacent metro station is named for it. The hill 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.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -33.46, -70.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Geography of Santiago, Chile, Landforms of Chile, National Monuments of Chile, Parks in Santiago, Chile

Morandé 80

Morandé 80 is the street address for a door located on the east side of Palacio de La Moneda, the Chilean presidential palace. The door was built in 1906 so that the President could enter into the palace as a common citizen (without receiving any formal honor from palace guards). Until 1958, the Chilean President lived in La Moneda, and used the named door to enter the presidential residence.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -33.46, -70.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Santiago

University of Chile

The University of Chile (Spanish: Universidad de Chile) is the largest and oldest institution of higher education in Chile and one of the oldest in Latin America. Founded in 1842 as the replacement and continuation of the former colonial Royal University of San Felipe (1738), the university is often called Casa de Bello (House of Bello) in honor of its first president, Andrés Bello. Notable alumni include two Nobel laureates and twenty heads of state among many others.

More reading: University of Chile homepage
Located at -33.46, -70.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Association of Pacific Rim Universities, Educational institutions established in 1843, Forestry education, Universities in Chile, Universities in Santiago Metropolitan Region, University of Chile

La Moneda Palace

Palacio de La Moneda, or simply La Moneda, is the seat of the President of the Republic of Chile. It also houses the offices of three cabinet ministers: Interior, General Secretariat of the Presidency and General Secretariat of the Government. It occupies an entire block in downtown Santiago, in the area known as Civic District between Moneda (North Side), Morandé (East), Alameda del Libertador Bernardo O'Higgins (South) and Teatinos street (West).

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -33.46, -70.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Santiago, Coin mints, National Monuments of Chile, Neoclassical architecture in Chile, Neoclassical palaces, Official residences in Chile, Palaces in Chile, Presidential palaces, Spanish Colonial architecture in Chile, Visitor attractions in Santiago, Chile

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