Your itinerary will be worked out between yourself and our local experts in Valparaíso. They are extremely knowledgeable and highly resourceful - trust us! Your tour doesn't need to be a walking tour, we have access to vehicles and buses if needs be, so the world is your oyster (or at least Valparaíso and the surrounding area is, in this case!). Whatever you are looking to do that is within our Responsible Travel charter, we can organise it for you.
We offer a wide range of options for your Custom Valparaísotour, such as:
- Check out the city’s world-famous street art scene and discover incredible artistic works around every corner!
- Explore Valparaíso’s UNESCO world heritage sites, such as the old town and ride the historic funiculars into the hills to enjoy fantastic views of the city and beyond
- Get out of Valparaíso for the day and visit the garden city of Viña del Mar, see the famous flower clock, admire the botanical gardens and take a walk around the Quinta Vergara amphitheatre
- Take a boat trip and see this once vital port city from the sea, as many ship captains did before you, you may even spot sea lions frolicking near the harbour if you’re lucky!
- Foodies fans could customise their own food tour, which could include market visits, street food, restaurant visits and even a cookery class
- Chillax and hit the beaches and pier at Viña del Mar
For a walking tour experience, tour prices start at 20,000 Chilean pesos for a 3-4 hour tour for groups of up to 12 travelers with a single guide, going up to 40,000 Chilean pesos for 7-9 hours. Pricing increases per guide needed and per hour after that. Additional costs include stops for food and drinks, museum admissions and gratuity for your guide. We can accommodate any size group and pricing varies based on your group size, length of tour and mode of transportation.
All you need to do to get your bespoke private tour organised is to choose your desired tour date. Use the booking function on this page for this request, and choose the number of passengers in your group. In the additional request box, include any information you think will be helpful in organizing your tour. No payment is required to make initial Custom Valparaíso tour inquiry.
As soon as we receive your inquiry (during normal office hours or at the next earliest point), we will contact you by email or, for those who leave a Chilean phone number, we will give you a call and begin the process to organize your perfect stay in Valparaíso Then, to secure your desired date and time of the tour, we'll ask for a non-refundable deposit.
Once your itinerary and quote is all confirmed, we will deduct the deposit from the final quote. We can arrange all final payments and terms during the planning stages of your private Valparaíso tour.
Inclusions: We will work with you to include whatever you need in accordance with your wishes and budget.
Exclusions: You'll discuss what will be included in your tour with your local guide. Exclusions will simply be anything outside of the inclusions you've agreed upon.
Dress standard: Depending on your request, we will let you know what to bring and what to wear.
Confirmation of booking: We will be in touch with you by email or phone very shortly after you apply the booking process here, to go through your required tour details and pricing with you. All details and pricing will be worked through with you during that conversation. Nothing is booked before that point.
Additional Information: To secure your desired date and time of tour, we’ll need a non-refundable deposit. Note that the deposit amount will vary depending on the options you select for your private tour. We will discuss this with you once you’ve made your initial inquiry. This deposit will then be deducted from your tour once you come to pay for it in total.
Child Policy: This is a child-friendly tour, depending on the activities chosen. Children between the ages of 6 and 11 inclusively are permitted on this tour at a rate to be determined once your tour itinerary is confirmed. Please select ‘child’ above when booking. Children under the age of 6 are permitted to join this tour free of charge. Please inform us at the time of booking if you’ll be bringing a child under the age of 6. You can do so in the special request box on the checkout page.