Santiago (San Antonio)

Chile

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Cruises to San Antonio

San Antonio is your gateway to Valparaiso, just 30 miles up the coast. There, enjoy the charm and colour of the hillside old quarter, or visit lovely nearby Viña del Mar and its famed floral clock. Head inland to Chile's scenic Central Valley, the country's breadbasket, and on to the Andes with their world-class vineyards and ski resorts. Or spend the day in metropolitan Santiago, considered the safest city in Latin America.

What you NEED TO KNOW

  • Port Name & Location
    Port of San Antonio Ship will DEPART from this port.
  • Time Zone
    CLT (Chile Standard Time) UTC/GMT -3 hours
  • Language
    The official language is Spanish.
  • Currency & Shopping
    Chilean Pesos (CLP)
    • Famous For
      Before the Panama Canal, Valparaíso was a major stop for those rounding South America, including suppliers for the California Gold Rush.
    • Fun Fact #1
      For gorgeous panoramic views, take one of Valparaiso’s historic funiculars up the steep hillside.
    • Fun Fact: Foodies
      Don't leave before trying caldillo de congrio (conger eel soup). World-famous poet Pablo Neruda loved it so much he wrote an entire ode to it.
    • Fun Fact: Landmarks
      Valparaiso’s Naval Command Building, built in August 1906 after a massive earthquake, takes up an entire block along Plaza Sotomayor.

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