Destination guide

Culturally rich Valparaiso will entice you

Take a vacation to Valparaiso and enjoy the area's culture, art galleries and festivals. This walkable city is known for its cafés, local tours and sightseeing. Casa Mirador de Lukas and Monumento de los Heroes de Iquique are just a couple of the must-sees. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Valparaiso

Are you searching for top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Valparaiso a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Concepcion Lift (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • El Peral Lift (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Artilleria Lift (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Aquapark Aviva (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Kingston Family Vineyards (20.7 mi / 33.3 km)
  • Loma Larga Winery (21.2 mi / 34.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Valparaiso

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Valparaiso is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mirador Portales (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Caleta Abarca Beach (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Parque Potrerillos (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Quinta Vergara (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Acapulco Beach (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • El Sol Beach (4.4 mi / 7 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Valparaiso

The nearest airport is in Santiago (SCL-Arturo Merino Benitez), located 53.1 mi (85.5 km) from the city center.

You can get around Valparaiso by catching a ride on the metro at Francia Station, Baron Station or Bellavista Station.

Where to stay around Valparaíso?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 258 vacation rentals near Valparaíso. From 28 Houses to 211 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Valparaíso for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Valparaíso?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Valparaíso. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • El Peral Lift: 263 vacation rentals
  • La Sebastiana Museum (Pablo Neruda's House): 264 vacation rentals
  • Valparaiso Custom House: 263 vacation rentals
  • Paseo Yugoslavo: 263 vacation rentals
  • Casa Mirador de Lukas: 263 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Valparaíso listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Valparaíso?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 28 Houses in Valparaíso. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Valparaíso include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 211 rentals available
  • Villas: 3 rentals available
  • Cabins: 2 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Valparaíso?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 130 vacation rentals with pool available in Valparaíso. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.