2019 and 2020 Solar Eclipse Packages
If you have searched, you know it is now almost impossible to reserve space in La Serena for the 2019 eclipse, so we offer an alternative. And reserve now for 2020, since there is limited space.
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DAY 1 (July 2): SANTIAGO – PICHIDANGUI
In the morning you will be picked up from your hotel in Santiago and initially head north for the day. Along the way, you will stop at a local eatery for a delicious lunch. Afterwards you will hit the road and travel the outskirts of La Serena where you will find the perfect spot to stop and witness the total solar eclipse that will take place at approximately 16:40 hrs. This will be the event, of all events and true spectacle of nature. There will be many people out and about enjoying themselves so a little patience might be required while moving around. After this unforgettable moment you will continue by following the coastline south relishing in the fresh Pacific breeze. At a certain moment during your journey you will stop to partake in a fulfilling dinner. At night, around 21:00 hrs. you will reach Pichidangui a small town known for its nice and tranquil beaches where it is common to see people practicing watersports such as windsurfing and sailing. Overnight in Pichidangui. (L, D)
DAY 2 (July 3): PICHIDANGUI – SANTIAGO
After a lovely breakfast you will leave your surroundings and travel back to the heartland of Santiago where your journey will end. (B)
group tour with minimum of 4 people and maximum of 12 people.
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DAY 1 - 13th December: PUERTO VARAS – VALDIVIA
In the afternoon, you will be picked up from your hotel in Puerto Varas and head to Valdivia. Your destination city is said to be painted out of a storybook due to its beauty and elegance. Towards evening, you can take your time to enjoy your surroundings before getting some rest. Overnight in Valdivia.
DAY 2 - 14th December: ECLIPSE
Early, you will travel north to a reserved area between Villarrica and the Pacific coast to witness the total solar eclipse that will take place at approximately 13:00 hrs. This will be the event, of all events and true spectacle of nature. During this time, you will also be treated to a delicious lunch prepared with local ingredients. After this unforgettable experience, you will return back to your hotel. Overnight in Valdivia. (B, L, D)
DAY 3: 15th December: VALDIVIA – PUERTO VARAS
After a lovely breakfast you will leave your surroundings and travel southbound enjoying the wonderful landscapes the region has to offer. In the afternoon your trip will come to an end as you arrive back in Puerto Varas. (B)
You will have to spend the previous night in Puerto Varas or Puerto Montt ( 12 December) or arrive on your own to the Valdivia hotel on the 13th.
On December 15th you can take a flight out from Puerto Montt or stay there 1 night . Or you can fly out from Valdivia (airport transfer not included in price)
The distance considered from Valdivia to the place where the Eclipse will be watched is no more than 4 hours.
- Min 4 people / Max 12 people (since a minimum of 4 is required, opera tor reserves the right to cancel this service until 60 days prior departure)
- Accommodation subject to Change
- This program is subject to the weather conditions and traffic congestion for the date of the Eclipse. A full view of the event can not be guaranteed.
* Special Payment conditions:
full payment required 90 days before travel date.
Cancellation without cost 91 days before travel date, 90 days or less 100% charge
Price per person in US$: $1015 per person in double. Single supplement is US$206 per person
group tour with minimum of 4 people and maximum of 12 people
Includes 2 overnights at Hotel Naguilan or Diego de Almagro or similar, 2 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 1 dinner, transfer and excursions with English-speaking guide
No discount if you arrive and depart from Valdivia on your own.