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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Park
“Parque Forestal is an urban park located two blocks from our department. It is a nice area to go for a walk, ride a bike or just sit on a bench. While there visit the Bellas Artes museum a short walk from the Bellas Artes train station.”
  • 227 locals recommend
  • 9 Experiences
Museum
“Gran museo que exhibe obras modernas y contemporáneas de artistas internacionales y chilenos. Great museum that exhibits modern and contemporary works of international and Chilean artists.”
  • 227 locals recommend
  • 3 Experiences
Scenic Lookout
“Little park inside of the city in small hill, good place to take a rest in your way to downtown”
  • 270 locals recommend
  • 6 Experiences
Art Gallery
“Cultural Center of Santiago, great place to see art, watch theater or concerts. ”
  • 234 locals recommend
  • 3 Experiences
Government Building
“Palacio de La Moneda (Spanish: Coin Palace) is the seat of the President of the Republic of Chile. It occupies an entire block and its construction began in 1784 and was opened in 1805.”
  • 191 locals recommend
  • 11 Experiences
Museum
“It contains a large collection of pre-Columbian artifacts with informative timelines and descriptions ”
  • 113 locals recommend
Bar
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“The party center of the city. Very diverse, especially here is concentrated gay night life. Also good for going during day to eat and walk around. Bit artistic”
  • 180 locals recommend
Plaza
“La Plaza de Armas de Santiago es considerada el corazón de la capital de Chile, marcando el hito conocido como Kilómetro Cero, desde el cual se comienza a medir la distancia entre las diferentes ciudades del país. En su entorno no solo convergen emblemáticos edificios, símbolos del origen de la ciudad. The Plaza de Armas of Santiago is considered the heart of the capital of Chile, marking the milestone known as Kilómetro Cero, from which the distance between the different cities of the country begins to be measured. In its surroundings, not only emblematic buildings converge, symbols of the city's origin and witnesses of its development of more than four centuries, but also characteristic ”
  • 151 locals recommend
  • 6 Experiences
Pedestrian Plaza
“It is a very picturesque walk, where you can find many good restaurants, movies, street trade. It has wave the place.”
  • 187 locals recommend
Museum
“The Museum of Memory and Human Rights is a must for us. The Museum shows with great beauty and interactively an essential and painful part of the recent history of Chile. You can see the rise of the UP (Unidad Popular) and the mystique that accompanied it, the government of Salvador Allende, the 1973 coup, the Pinochet dictatorship, and its terrible consequences. If you want to see the Museum well, dedicate it at least 4 hours. Right in front of the Museum, you will find the Quinta Normal Park, a beautiful place full of green where there are always activities, in addition to several other museums and a lagoon where you can ride a boat. / Este es para nosotros un recorrido imperdible. El Museo de la Memoria y los Derechos Humanos muestra con mucha belleza y de forma interactiva una parte muy importante y dolorosa de la historia reciente de Chile: el auge de la Unidad Popular y la mística que le acompañó, el gobierno de Salvador Allende, el golpe de Estado de 1973, la dictadura de Pinochet y sus terribles consecuencias. Si quieres recorrerlo bien, dedícale al menos 4 horas. Justo al frente del Museo, encuentras el Parque Quinta Normal, un hermoso lugar lleno de verde donde siempre hay actividades, además de varios otros museos y una laguna donde puedes andar en bote.”
  • 121 locals recommend
  • 2 Experiences
Food Court
“A nice place with great vibes. You can find lots of restaurants, bars to start out the night!”
  • 136 locals recommend
  • 1 Experience
Farmers Market
“Fresh fish, vegetables and many typical fish restaurants. The market itself was built originally by the architect of The Eiffel Tower: engineer Gustave Eiffel”
  • 119 locals recommend
Theatre
“Watch performances of well-known ballets or listen to philharmonic, piano and chamber music recitals at Santiago’s principal theater and opera house.”
  • 62 locals recommend
  • 1 Experience
Art Museum
“The cultural center "La Moneda" is a place that have a lot of art expositions, food places and is located below of the goverment palace. Around this place you have a lot of restaurants, museums, and different emblematic places that you must visit if you come to Santiago.”
  • 89 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Large restaurant complex in renovated urban space. Many good places to eat here.”
  • 94 locals recommend
Snack Place
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“Full of restaurants and design shops. The trendiest neighborhood last years in Santiago”
  • 127 locals recommend