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Free Tour of Pablo Neruda's Valparaiso
Activities in Valparaíso

Free Tour of Pablo Neruda's Valparaiso

  • English and Spanish
  • 2 hours

Follow in the footsteps of Pablo Neruda on this free walking tour of Valparaíso. Discover the magic of this beautiful Chilean city through the eyes of the Nobel Prize-winning poet.

Pablo Neruda's Valparaiso: Free Tour Itinerary

A city that legendary poet Pablo Neruda wrote an ode to is one that is well worth a visit. Explore the "absurd, crazy city" of "dishevelled hills" that he loved so much on this free walking tour of Valparaiso. You'll begin at Neruda's former home, La Sebastiana. Now a museum dedicated to his life and works, it showcases a wide collection of objects that belonged to the award-winning Chilean poet-diplomat.

Your local English-speaking guide will take you on a journey through Neruda's Valparaiso, and throughout your tour you'll truly get a feel for the love he felt for Chile, and for Valparaiso especially, the place where he chose to live for much of his life.

Wander through the picturesque streets of Cerro Florida and Bellavista on the trail of the writer, discovering the secrets and peculiarities of Valparaiso as you take in the beautiful views from the hilly neighbourhoods and admire the street art decorating the walls. You'll soon understand why this city has been designated as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.

The Pablo Neruda tour of Valparaiso will come to an end at the poet's favourite bar. Cheers!

You decide the price!

Our tour guides work exclusively for tips received from visitors. At the end of the tour you'll be invited to pay the price you think the tour deserves.

Important information

  • It is not possible to reserve this tour for groups larger than 6 people.
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult. There is a maximum of three children per adult.


See more of Valparaiso!

We've got more walking tours of Valparaiso: choose from our Free Alternative Tour of Valparaiso and our Free Walking Tour of Valparaiso to see more of the fascinating Chilean city!


Adults Children under 12 years old
Free walking tour in English

Free walking tour in English

  • Adults

  • Children under 12 years old


More Information


2 hours.


This is a bilingual (English/Spanish) guided tour.


English and Spanish speaking guide.

Not included

Public transport tickets.

When to book?

Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.

You can book up until the same day (9:00 AM local time) if there are still places available.


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.

If you still have more questions, check out our section on frequently asked questions. If you need help to book an activity or have any enquiries, please contact us.


No (not suitable for people with reduced mobility).


Meeting point

La Sebastiana Musuem House.


If you are not able to attend the tour, please cancel your reservation in the control panel, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.

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