Easter Island & Machu Pichu
Metropolitan Touring Chile offers a new, exciting program, visiting two of South Americas´ icons: Machu Picchu and Easter Island or Rapa Nui. In Peru, explore in depth the heart and soul of one of the most fascinating civilizations in the Americas, the Incas; while Easter Island in Chile, is the farthest island from any populated land on the planet, and it has been the birthplace of a culture, of which the Moai - giant statues sculpted in volcanic rock - has played as silent witness to its history. Top Trips
TransAtacama invites you to a unique day trip, following the steps of Chiles Nitrate
boom of the late 1800s, discovering the worlds driest desert, travelling 100km on board
he nostalgic carriages of TransAtacama. The story begins in 1890 when Mr. Thomas North
founded the Nitrate Railway Company which connected the bustling port city of Iquique and
the nitrate factories in the centre and south of the Province Tarapaca. Come and experience
the spooky nitrate ghost towns of Humberstone and Santa Laura (World Heritage site).
The Green Patagonia: Aysen
This Patagonian area holds different cities, small towns, National Reserves, rivers and lakes with marvelous landscapes. The area has wild vegetation and native animals; its topography turns it in a pleasant place to practice different activities and sports: fly fishing, kayak, trekking, bird watching and plenty other more, in the most uncommon and untamed destinations in the planet. Discover this region trough the Austral Road, virgin forests, unique glaciers, colorful sunsets and much more.
The Two Extremes
Chile is a land of extremes, beautifull and wild. Atacama is immense, colorfull and home to some of the highest volcanoes of the Andes range. Patagonia is just stunning, with its glaciers, lakes and rivers and of course its different ecosystems.
SPA and a Walk in the Lakes and Volcanoes
Thanks to the past intense volcanic activity of this amazing area, we invite you to experience a great time discovering a fantastic landscape of lakes and snowcapped volcanoes while relaxing at the best thermal resorts and its natural hot springs.
Escape to the Untamed
Chile is a starkly beautiful, rugged land. On each cardinal point, each region could not be more different and surprising. To the east, the majestic Andes reign in their snow-capped glory, drawing hikers, climbers and outdoorsmen from around the world.
Metropolitan Touring is one of South America’s most known and respected travel companies, providing unrivalled service to our guests for nearly 60 years. Along with our operations in Ecuador, Peru, Argentina, Chile and Colombia, we also own and operate the finest ships for Galapagos Island cruises - the M/V Santa Cruz, Yacht Isabella II and Yacht La Pinta - as well as the Finch Bay Eco Hotel. Come explore with us!
We take immense pride in our Galapagos cruise explorations, during which our guests experience the ever-changing ecological paradise of the islands. Our Galapagos cruises provide opportunities to walk, swim, snorkel, photograph and observe the archipelago’s amazing wildlife in the company of expert naturalist guides. Our Galapagos cruises are characterized by the highest standards of comfort, cuisine and service on board, combining these elements to provide solo-travelers, families and small groups with an unforgettable exploration of ‘the enchanted isles.’
So, pack your bags and come explore with us for a Galapagos cruise of a lifetime!