One of Valpo's only modern landmarks is the controversial Congreso Nacional, located in the east section of El Plan. Its roots lie in...
Mirador Diego Portales
You can see all of central Valpo's colorful hills from the Mirador Diego Portales in the east of town.
Iglesia San Francisco
The bell tower of the ornate, red-brick Iglesia San Francisco served as a landmark for approaching mariners, who gave the city its...
This five-screen cinema shows the latest releases.
There's a good selection of seafood stands at Valparaíso's main food market.
Mercado Cardonal information
As colorful as Valparaíso's trademark houses – and built almost as high – are the fruit and vegetable displays in the Mercado Cardonal, bordered by Yungay, Brasil, Uruguay and Rawson.