Cerro San Cristóbal
The best sweeping views over Santiago are from the peaks and viewpoints of the Parque Metropolitano , better known as Cerro San...
Near the top of the funicular is the Terraza Bellavista where there are a few snack stands and extraordinary views across the city.
When poet Pablo Neruda needed a secret hideaway to spend time with his mistress Matilde Urrutia, he built La Chascona (loosely...
Club La Feria
Euphoric house and techno, an up-for-it crowd and banging DJs mean this is still the place to go for a fix of electronic music.
An extensive menu of well-prepared Chilean classics like machas a la parmesana (gratinée razor clams), merluza a la trauca (hake baked...
Zoológico Nacional information
The dinky Zoológico Nacional houses an aging bunch of neglected animals. It is, however, probably the only place in Chile where you are assured a glimpse of the dinky pudú deer, Chile’s national animal. Note that the funicular stops at the zoo on the way up, but not on the way down.