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Valparaiso Walking Tour Including Funiculars and Trolley Bus Rides

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    What to Expect
    Head to Valparaiso’s Plaza Sotomayor to meet your guide in the afternoon. You’ll begin your excursion with an introduction to this historic port city from your guide, following along as you explore the town’s ‘Aduana’ building (part of an area owned by the Chilean military) along with the variety of French-influenced structures that surround this charming square.

    Continue your trip by funicular, one of the most iconic transportation systems of this South American city, as you ascend to the Cerro Alegre and Cerro Concepción areas. In addition to gorgeous views of the ocean and greater Valparaiso, these two neighborhoods increasingly boast a thriving mix of boutique hotels, tasty eateries and eclectic retail outlets all housed in a colorful mix of charming buildings.

    After leaving these hilltop districts behind, descend back down to Valparaiso’s Old Town, where you’ll have time to wander through its mix of narrow streets and ancient architecture. Finish the day by riding aboard 1950s-era trolley bus, famous as the second-oldest transportation service in South America, before ending at your original departure point.
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    Departure Point
    Plaza Sotomayor, Valparaíso, Chile
    Departure Time
    3:00 PM
    Duration
    3h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Professional guide
    • Entry/Admission - Cerro Concepcion
    Exclusions
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Food and drinks
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there is not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund
    • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
    • A maximum of 10 people per booking
    • May be operated by a multilingual guide
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    Cancellation Policy
    If you cancel at least 3 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
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    Jeff was a fantastic guide for American's visiting Valparaiso. He is from America, speaks fluent English and Spanish, knows a great deal about Valparaiso history, and has a genuine passion for the local culture. Jeff gave a thorough tour of where wanted to go and was very
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    Response from GrayLineChile, Director Comercial at Valparaiso Walking Tour Including Funiculars and Trolley Bus Rides
    Responded Feb 1, 2018
    Hello, Greetings from Gray Line Chile. Thank you very much for taking time to share your experience with our TripAdvisor community. It makes us very happy that your stay in Chile was of your liking. We hope having you again in our country enjoying a new destination with Gray Line Chile. Best regards, The Gray Line Chile Team
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    Penguins Plus
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    witheredt
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    Crowded boat
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    IanGordon1959
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    Long Day. 400km (240 miles)
    Service was as promised. Pick up prompt and comfortable coach. Shared trip with 18 plus guide and driver.
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    coriek2016
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    60
    Amazing sights
    This was a great tour for seeing really unique landscapes. We loved seeing the flamingos at Laguna Chaxa! Miniques
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    coriek2016
    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    60
    Great afternoon!
    We really enjoyed this tour!! Our guide, Juvenal, was very knowledgeable and taught us a lot about the Atacama
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    Ingelisse2020
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    There are hundreds of tour operators, but you can book directly with the navigation operator, Turismo21deMayo.com
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    trishlaj2016
    292
    Beautiful Penguins!
    Highly recommend, great ride, very well informed and caring crew, beautifully preserved island and amazing up
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    canadave2013
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    2715
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    canadave2013
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    ashleytate13
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    Matthew B
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    Matthew B
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    Nice landscapes
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    Evgeny1790
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