Traditional markets, beautiful parks, world-famous vineyards... discover the best of Santiago de Chile exploring the legendary city on a bike tour. What are you waiting for?
Why book a bike tour of Santiago?
Santiago de Chile is a city of surprises, and around every corner there's something different to discover. Without a doubt the best way to explore its most emblematic monuments is on a guided bike tour. Pedal around the historic city and delve deep into its lively atmosphere as you visit its most iconic monuments, or indulge in a wine tasting in the Maipo Valley.
After meeting in Calle Loreto in the centre of Santiago, you'll be kitted out with bikes and helmets, ready to begin cycling around the Chilean capital. Ready? Let's go!
Bike tour options
Choose from the following four options to tailor your tour to your interests:
Santiago Markets Bike Tour (3 hours)
Feel like a true Santiago local, cycling around the picturesque city streets and visiting its most famous markets. Immerse yourself in the lively daily life of the city as you discover everything Mercado Central and Mercado La Vega have to offer.
You'll also pedal to the Patronado District, where you'll experience the incredible cultural diversity of the Chilean capital, exploring the neighbourhood settled by generations of Asian and Middle Eastern immigrants. Finally, your route will take you to admire the awe-inspiring urban art decorating the streets of Bellavista.
This bike tour departs daily at 9:30 am, and covers a distance of around 4.5 miles / 7 km.
Santiago Parks Bike Tour (3 hours)
Escape the hustle and bustle of Santiago city centre on this bike tour of the capital's green spaces. You'll cycle through the Providencia district, taking you to the Balmaceda and Bustamente Parks, where you'll be make your first stop to breathe in the fresh air of the urban parks and take in the views of the verdant trees and plants. Continuing along your route, you'll reach Plaza Italia and the Gabriela Mistral Cultural Centre.
As well as enjoying the beautiful public parks of Santiago, you'll learn all about the city's most important historic events and the sites in which they took place, thanks to your tour guide. Discover La Moneda Palace, a national symbol, and hear about the 1973 Military Coup. Your bike tour will end back at the original start point.
This tour operates daily at 2:30 pm, and covers a route of approximately 8 - 9 km (5 - 5.5 miles) in total.
Complete Santiago Bike Tour (8 hours)
Can't decide which bits of Santiago you want to visit? See it all! This bike tour will take you on a comprehensive route around the Chilean capital's must-see monuments and landmarks: the Bellavista and Patronato districts, the La Vega and Central Markets, the Providencia neighbourhood and the historic La Moneda Palace.
Stop at different places along your bike tour to hear tales of the city's most fascinating stories, myths and legends thanks to your expert English-speaking guide. This is an unmissable tour for those wanting in-depth knowledge of the history of one of Latin America's most legendary cities.
This tour runs daily at 9:30 am, covering a total distance of approximately 15 km (about 9.5 miles).
Maipo Valley Wine & Bike Tour (4 hours)
Wine lovers unite! This bike tour will take you around the beautiful vineyards of the Maipo Valley and includes a tasting of delicious Chilean wines. You'll meet in front of the Majadas de Pirque Palace-House, which is located south of Santiago de Chile (please note: you'll have to make your own way to the meeting point). Cycle in the foothills of the Andes as you discover one of Chile's most famous wineries: Concha y Toro.
You'll explore the vineyards for around an hour and a half, stopping along your route to learn about the history of the Maipo Valley and Chile's winegrowing traditions. Discover the characteristics of the locally-grown grapes and the wines they produce, before putting the finishing touch on your activity, enjoying a tasting of four different wines.
This tour runs Monday to Friday at the following times:
- Monday, Wednesday and Friday: 9 am.
- Tuesday and Thursday: 10 am.
You'll complete a route of around 8 - 9 km (5 - 5.5 miles) in total.
The minimum age to take part in this activity is 3 years old.
|Adults||Children between 3 and 11 years old|
|Santiago markets bike tour||
|Santiago parks bike tour||
|Complete Santiago bike tour||
|Maipo Valley wine & bike tour||
Santiago markets bike tour
Children between 3 and 11 years oldUS$ 20.50
Santiago parks bike tour
Children between 3 and 11 years oldUS$ 20.50
Complete Santiago bike tour
Children between 3 and 11 years oldUS$ 37
Maipo Valley wine & bike tour
Children between 3 and 11 years oldUS$ 30
2 hours - 8 hours.
This is a bilingual (English/Spanish) guided tour.
English and Spanish speaking guide.
Tasting of 4 wines (Maipo Valley tour option).
When to book?
Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.
If there are still places available, you can book until the previous day (local time in Santiago de Chile).
Once your booking has been confirmed, you will receive an email containing your booking voucher. Please print it out or download on your smartphone/tablet to show on the day of the activity.
Frequently asked questions
Q - How to book?
A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.
No (not suitable for people with reduced mobility).