Welcome to Portillo

Top experiences in Portillo

Recent articles

Portillo activities

$22.82 Tours & Sightseeing

Cordoba City Sightseeing Hop-On Hop-Off Tour 1- or 2-Day Pass

It might be one of Spain's smaller cities, but it makes up for its size with its extensive history and wonderful list of tourist hotspots! During your adventure through Cordoba, admire the panoramic views of historic sights including The Alcazar, Puente Romano, Calahorra Tower and the San Lorenzo! Hop-off at Stop 17 to visit the Alcazar, it's one of Cordoba's most popular tourist attractions. The castle is one the city's most famous landmarks, for it's striking architecture and beautiful surroundings. You can easily spend a few hours here by exploring the stunning attraction and its surrounding gardens and bathhouse. The Puente Ramano is another unmissable attraction, built in the 1st century BC, it's one of Cordoba's oldest landmarks. If you're after a more leisurely attraction, hop-off at Stop 2 and spend a day out the zoo or visit the Mercado Victoria at Stop 6, where you can invest in traditional Spanish goods!With your ticket, you can remain on the bus for an entire loop (roughly 60 minutes) as you listen to the on-board informative audio commentary, or, you can hop on and off at any of the 17 stops around the city to explore Cordoba’s countless delights! This tour has a frequency of approximately 30 minutes, however please be aware this may be affected by local traffic conditions on the day.The tour stops along the route are as follows: • Panoramica del Rio • Jardin Botanico-Xoologico (Cordoba Botanical Gardens) • Ciudad de los Ninos (City for Kids park) • San Basilio (Old Alcazar neighborhood) • Puerta de Almodovar • Mercado Victoria • Gran Capitan • Estecion de Trenes-Autobuses (bus station) • Palacio de la Merced- Diputacion (city hall) • Malmuerta-Santa Marina • Plaza del Corazon de Maria • San Lorenzo Church • Realejo-San Andres (Church of San Andres) • Ayuntamiento-Templo Romano • Arco del Portillo (Arc of the Portillo) • Puente Romano (Roman Bridge of Cordoba) • Banos Califales-Alcazar

$140 Day Trips & Excursions

Inca Lagoon in Portillo and San Esteban Vineyard from Santiago

Your guide will pick you up from your hotel to journey into the San Esteban Vineyard, considered the most traditional vineyard of the Aconcagua valley. Enjoy wine tasting from two reserves. The San Esteban vineyard offers tours of its facilities with wine experts who will tell about the advantages and strong sides of their wines. Enjoy a view of the Aconcagua Valley. Visit the lagoon to venture into the international road. Take your time and enjoy magnificent views of Portillo, a ski center residing in the middle of the Andes Mountains. With over 100 years of operation, it is the oldest winter resort in South America. Observe the ruins of an intricate route of the Transandino railway winding between tunnels and through steep cliffs. After a day of majestic sightseeing and good wine, the tour comes to its end.

$42 Day Trips & Excursions

Portillo and Inca Lagoon Andes Full-Day Tour from Santiago

You will be picked up from your centrally located Santiago hotel and start driving to Portillo. You will pass through the intermediate depression and admire the Andes mountain range. You will get to the Chacabuco Monument which is a historical site where a battle for Chile's independence took place in 1817. Then, you will cross a tunnel which borders the region and reach a place where you can see Aconcagua Mount in the background. Along the road, you will see the old Andean railway and, as we cross Rio Blanco, you can admire the small towns, mining camps, glaciers, and the impressive Andes mountains.You will reach Portillo and see the protective passageways that were built as shelters from avalanches occurring in the winter season. Then, it is time for lunch (not included) as you marvel at the beautiful and imposing Inca Lagoon. Then, you will return to your hotel in the afternoon.

$80 Day Trips & Excursions

Portillo, bridge of the Inca and mirador del aconcagua

At 07:30 am, our guide will pick you up at your hotel to go first to Portillo, where we will make the first stop so you can see the majesty of the Laguna del Inca.After appreciating the colors of the lagoon, in contrast to the colors of the mountains, we will continue the journey towards the Puente del Inca. This geomorphological curiosity is about 48 meters long, 28 meters wide and 8 meters thick, and is suspended 27 meters above the river. A series of stalactites, calcium inflorescences and winter ice needles hang from this natural bridge.After the visit to the Puente del Inca, we will go to Aconcagua Provincial Park, where we can see the highest mountain in South America and for those who wish they can do a small trekking according to their abilities and time.Upon return you do not have to make customs, you just have to go through international police, so you must bring all your necessary documentation to cross international police.

$49.90 Day Trips & Excursions

Private Portillo Ski Center and Inca Lagoon from Santiago

This private tour starts with you being picked in a private van with air conditioning from your hotel or address on the districts of Providencia, Las Condes, Vitacura and Santiago Centro, or in a meeting point inside the same districts. This tour goes to the north from the city of Santiago taking Los Conquistadors Highway to the first stop at giant monument with perhaps one of the most important times in the history of Chile.  Continue along this road and crossing the Chacabuco Tunnel, arriving in the Aconcagua valley declared the last winery valleys of the country. On the road you can see mount Aconcagua which is the biggest Summit of the Americas. Arrive to Portillo and have good look the official pet of Portillo Ski center. A big St Bernard that welcomes you to start the visit. You'll have free time to visit the ski resort and the marvelous Inca Lagoon. Also you can take the ski-lift and enjoy lunch with a beautiful view of the lagoon (activities costs and lunch not included). Around 4:30pm come we'll take you back to Santiago to your hotel or a central point of the city.

$41.90 Transfers & Ground Transport

Transfer From Portillo Ski center to Santiago Airport or Hotel

You will have a guaranteed private transfer. We offer a wide range of transportation vehicles in Santiago, You can go from Santiago Airport to Hotel in Portillo or Vice versaThe driver and Guide will take you directly in a van with air-conditioned to your hotel on the Portillo ski center. No hidden fees and other charges. Our friendly representative will be holding up a sign with your name on it at either the international or domestic exit gates on the airport. No fuss. No hassles.Enjoy the beautiful road to Portillo ski center, with commentary by local guide. This same route is the international route that connecting Chile with Argentina.

Portillo in detail