Discover why Viña del Mar is known as the Garden City of Chile: explore beautiful mansions, majestic castles and spectacular coastal views on this free walking tour.
Viña del Mar Free Walking Tour
Meet your guide in the Plaza Eduardo Grove square. From here, we'll go on a pleasant stroll to the Parque Quinta Vergara park, where we'll find out about its fascinating history.
Our next stop will be the Palacio Rioja palace. We'll also pass by other iconic monuments such as the Palacio Carrasco, the Moai in Rapa Nui as well as enjoy spectacular views of the Marga Marga estuary.
Next, we'll hop on a local bus and set off for the coast to see Wulff Castle as well as the impressive Cap Ducal and Sheraton Miramar hotels. We'll also get to see the Palacio Presidencial de Cerro Castillo, the Chilean president's summer residence, and the Club Unión Árabe.
Afterwards we'll visit the famous Flower Clock, one of Viña del Mar's most iconic sights. You'll learn about the significance of the unusual clock, installed in 1962 for the occasion of the Football World Cup, which was held in Chile.
We'll end the free walking tour here and you'll be free to explore Viña del Mar at your leisure.
Free tours do not have a fixed price, rather each person offers the guide the amount they consider appropriate, depending on their level of satisfaction.
2 hours 30 minutes.
This is a bilingual (English/Spanish) guided tour.
English and Spanish speaking guide.
Bus ticket (US$1).
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 (8:00 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.
No (not suitable for people with reduced mobility).
Plaza Eduardo Grove.
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.