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Ruta Valparaiso - Private Tours

Valparaiso, Chile
+56 9 9844 3958
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We picked up this all day tour in when we disembarked in San Antonia. We drove in our private van... read more

Reviewed May 21, 2018
Graeme D
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Vancouver
Our Ruta Valparaiso tour took us places we would never have found on our own

We took an all-day tour (US$134 plus tip, total for 2 people) and it was worth every penny. Our... read more

Reviewed April 16, 2018
RoadTripRoger
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Putnam, Connecticut
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“Ruta Valparaíso”. Walking city tours using public transportation.Why is it a good idea to experience one of our city tours?Simply because we are local guides, insiders. Our expertise tells us what you´ll love. Our tours are unique experiences related with the city, its people and its identity. We´ll take you to the typical places as well as to the hidden magical spots. Every detail with us can become a great story to tell.
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“day tour” (12 reviews)
“vina del mar” (19 reviews)
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Valparaiso, Chile
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Reviewed May 21, 2018

We picked up this all day tour in when we disembarked in San Antonia. We drove in our private van to first Vina del Mar then Valapariso. After spending lunch there we drove to the Kingston Winery in the Casablanca Valley for a tasting then...More

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Reviewed April 16, 2018

We took an all-day tour (US$134 plus tip, total for 2 people) and it was worth every penny. Our guide, Danae, showed us many hidden corners of Valparaiso that we would never have seen on our own. Her knowledge was extensive, her English was quite...More

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Reviewed March 25, 2018

We were a party of six and hired Ruta Valparaiso after we disembarked our cruise ship in San Antonio on March 18, 2018. The company was extremely responsive leading up to this day, and their professionalism was felt right from the start. Our guide, Danae,...More

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Reviewed February 27, 2018

We did a full day tour of Valparaiso with Issac as our guide. He met us at our hotel, Hotel Galos and after some introductions, off we went. Issac was very informative and explained everything in detail to us and made the tour very interesting....More

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Reviewed February 26, 2018

I recently organized a tour for 10 of us cruise passengers. Cristian Blanco, in their office, answered all my emails promptly, offered recommendations for luncheon restaurant, winery & even rearranged our pick up location from Valparaiso to SanAntonio when the cruise line changed our disembarkation...More

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Reviewed February 21, 2018

We had an absolutely fantastic time with Ruta Valparaiso tours. Leo and the driver met us in San Antonio when our NCL ship came and and we spent the next two days touring Valparaiso, Vina Del Mar, a winery in Casablanca Valley and Santiago. Everything...More

Thank Bill4534
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Reviewed February 16, 2018

Isaac and driver Ricardo picked up 10 of us in San Antonio where our ship docked. We spent the whole day in their capable hands and we had a fabulous time. Isaac , being a local, took us to tried and true tourist hot spots...More

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Reviewed February 2, 2018

Excellent and very enjoyable tour and transfer from Valparaiso to Santiago. Right from the beginning it was very well organized. I corresponded with Cristian who responded promptly to my questions and arrangements and we were picked up at Valparaiso port by Leo. We went immediately...More

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Reviewed February 1, 2018

Ship docked in San Antonio. Took an excellent tour of Valparaiso with Isaac and had Ricardo as a driver. Tour consisted of memorable stops along the seaport including the fresh fish market. Saw pelicans and many other birds at the market each fighting over the...More

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Reviewed January 22, 2018

We had a great tour/transfer from the cruise port in San Antonio to Santiago, spending much of the tour as planned in Valparaiso. Isaac was a great tour guide. He was quite proud to show off his city, including the fish market which I bet...More

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travelerMaggie
April 16, 2018|
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Response from Lighthouse2007 | Reviewed this property |
Try entering - Leo Silva Ruta Valparaiso. On my screen, it's the third one down to get into their web site. He is excellent and we had a full day tour with him. He took loads of photographs of us and we expected at the end... More
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August 20, 2017|
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Response from 79olwynk | Reviewed this property |
Likewise - I travelled with Christian for a trip around Valpo...and finishing in Santiago. Great service, extremely knowledgeable. Could not recommend him any higher!
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esthamian
January 29, 2017|
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Response from BruceM_Pook | Reviewed this property |
Christian is your answer and he can tour both places. Personally, I found Valparaiso more interesting than Santiago.
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