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Chile Travel Advice

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Researching currency and visas may not be the most exciting part of planning your Chile trip, so thankfully our Chile specialists have rounded up all the information you need to get the most out of your travels.

Chile Maipo Valley Vineyard

Best time to visit Chile

From deserts to glaciers, Chile is a country of extremes. We’ve put together a handy guide on when to go that will help give you a nudge in the right direction.

Visa, Passport and Money Advice

Arranging visas might not be the most exciting part of your Chile trip preparation, but it’s important nonetheless. We’ve taken some of the headache out of the process by compiling all the information you’re likely to need together in one place. So, look no further for everything you could possibly want to know about Chilean visas!

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Getting around Chile

Being long and narrow, Chile covers some vast distances so there’s likely to be a fair amount of travelling during your trip. From local buses to self-drive, we’ve found a variety of options for getting you around Chile so you don’t have to rely completely on domestic flights.

Book flights with Rickshaw

At Rickshaw not only do we prearrange every aspect of your holiday itinerary we also book international flights and any domestic flights for your trip.

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Chile Maipo Valley in style accommodation


Discover the real Chile with our small-scale accommodation full of local character. From wine-themed rooms amongst the vineyards to converted historical homes.