A recommended (albeit a bit pushy) outfitter for Valdivia's boat cruises. It departs from Puerto Fluvial at the base of Arauco at 1:30pm...
A lively riverside market south of the Valdivia bridge, where vendors sell fresh fish, meat and produce. Waterfront sea lions have...
Torreón de los Canelos
A couple of turrets can be seen around town: east of the bus terminal. One such is the Torreón de los Canelos, which dates from the 17th...
A sultry jazz bar featuring live jazz fusion, acid jazz and soul on weekends.
An excellent spot for a supervalue set-menu lunch. It draws an age-defying and eclectic mix of intellectual hipsters and WWF think-tank...
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This classic salón de té (tea house) is where Valdivians talk about you behind your back over delicious café cortados (espresso with milk), cakes, sandwiches and crepes. Hearty set menus and toasted sandwiches draw those looking for something more filling (or perhaps just escapists – the Parisian-style seating couldn't be more un-Chilean). On Sunday, there's little else.