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Enchanting Chile

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17 Mar to 28 Mar 2018 - GOOD AVAILABILITY

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Holiday Highlights

  • A tour of Santiago giving insight into the 17 years of General Pinochet’s regime
  • Looking up from MiFruta’s vines to Aconcagua, the highest peak in the Americas
  • Taking a seat in a traditional Ruka to hear more about the indigenous Mapuche culture
  • A refreshing glass of local beer in Valdivia made with honey from Apicoop
  • Soaking up the atmosphere in the captivating seaport of Valparaiso

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Welcome to the land of Earth, Fire and Ice! From the towering Andes to the thundering waterfalls of Salto del Laja, or the majestic Villarrica volcano reflected in its serene lake, evidence of the elemental forces which sculpted this amazing and beautiful land is all around you. This tour gives us a fascinating insight into Chile’s cultural and recent political history as well as experience of its amazing natural scenery.

 

We will spend our first few days in Santiago, get our first tastes of traditional Chilean food, tour the sights of Santiago and begin to learn about its history and the effects of Pinochet’s regime on the people of the country.

 

During our journey south, as you are enjoying the breathtaking scenery, you’ll visit schools and cities, Mapuche communities, and some of the groups who produce Fairtrade raisins, wine, honey and blueberries. We’ll hear their stories and learn more about life in this fascinating and diverse country.


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+44 (0)191 2651110
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Departure Dates: Prices From:

£2,445 p.p.

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Holiday Summary

Duration:
12 days
Price:
£2,445
Estimated flight price
£1,000

Optional

Insurance:
£95.00
Insurance:
£95.00
Donation to Traidcraft's Environmental Fund:
£24.45
Donation to Traidcraft's Environmental Fund:
£24.45

Holiday Details

All accommodation in hotels and guesthouses with en-suite facilities

60% meals included

3 long road transfers

5 producer visits including 2 Traidcraft suppliers

2 development project visits

5 tourist visits

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CHILE TRAVEL ALERT: DIRECT FLIGHTS TO SANTIAGO

ChileCalling all fair trade enthusiasts! South America just got a lot closer… Our Meet the People Tour to Chile has always been a firm favourite for Skedaddle. As well as being the birthplace of our company, we’re lovers of MiFruta’s raisins, Lautaro’s wine, and Apicoop’s honey of course! So news that the first ever DIRECT flight from … Continue reading "CHILE TRAVEL ALERT: DIRECT FLIGHTS TO SANTIAGO"

Last Updated: 20/02/2017

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