Dangers & Annoyances

Keep an eye out for pickpockets in el centro, especially in the Mercado Municipal and Feria Pinto. Snatch-and-grab thievery has also been reported on the Cerro Ñielol hike.


ATMs and exchange houses are plentiful all around Plaza de Armas Aníbal Pinto.

Banco de Chile ATM.



Tourist Information

Conaf Mainly administrative offices, but has maps of the regional parks at the information booth.

Sernatur Well-stocked national tourist info.

Tourist Information Kiosk Free city tours leave from this kiosk on Tuesday, Friday and Saturday at 9:45am; reservations recommended (ofiturplaza@gmail.com).

Tourist Information Kiosk