Where volcanoes are, hot springs can't be far away. From north to south, thermal springs can be found throughout Chile.
Many places are named "end of the world", but only for a few it fits as undoubtedly as for Cape Horn, creating fear and terror among seafarers.
One of the country's most beautiful beaches, on the wild western coast of Chiloé Island. Hike there from Cucao. Also known as Playa Colecole
With more than 5 Million inhabitants, Santiago is the undisputed metropolis of Chile. One of three Chileans lives here, and the capital has outgrown far beyond the the territory of the Comuna de Santiago.
The Oasis is one of the highlights of a trip to Chile and the touristic center of the Atacama region, offering numerous sights in its vicinity.
The granite pinnacles of Torres del Paine National Park are a favourite guidebook cover for Chile. The country's most famous national park is on top of the list for almost every tourist
Wir haben hier einige Vorschläge für Reiserouten durch Chile zusammengestellt - dabei sind Kurztrips in den Städten, Touren durch die Regionen oder auch Reisen quer durch das ganze Land.
Traumstraße durch den Süden: auf über 1.200 km führt die Carretera durch einige der spektakulärsten Landschaften Chiles.
Chile's little Ireland: Chiloé Island has its very own flair - and can be discovered on a round trip.
Quite worth a visit: The coastal region around Valparaíso and Viña del Mar, from north to south.
With some 4000 miles of coastline, ferries are an important means of transportation - particularly in southern Chile.
If you want to be flexible while travelling in Chile and head to more remote places, you may want to consider a rental car.
Given the enormous distances in Chile, domestic flights are a good option to avoid long surface travel, particularly if you're heading to the far north or Patagonia.
A few railroad tracks that are interesting for tourists still remain in Chile.
(Foto: El Sheik / flickr)
Dazu Beschreibungen der wichtigsten Orte (unter anderem San Pedro de Atacama, Santiago, Valparaíso, Osterinsel, Pucón, Punta Arenas) und Nationalparks (La Campana, Conguillío, Villarrica, Chiloé, Puyehue, Torres del Paine) und vielen weiteren Orten sowie praktische Reisetipps.