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Jan 9th, 2013, 11:40 AM
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tranport from Santiago to cruise ship in Valpariso

staying in Santiago a couple of days (know a decent hotel downtown?) and need to catch my ship in Valpariso in March.
best way to do this and what does it cost- cc , dollars or ?
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Jan 9th, 2013, 07:23 PM
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The Hotel Plaza San Francisco is not bad, and right downtown.

To get to the cruise port, take a taxi to the bus station (about $10),
then take a bus to Valparaiso ($5), then a taxi to the cruise port
($5-10). Pullman and Turbus both have buses leaving every 15 minutes.
The journey takes about 90 minutes. I like Santiago, but you might
find Valparaiso a more interesting place to stay.

http://www.turbus.cl/
http://www.pullman.cl/

Or check out cruisecritic.com for descriptions of private transfers
(usually via the wineries) for $150 or so.
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Jan 10th, 2013, 10:09 PM
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The Sheraton is nice and also on the on/off bus line for city tours. You can take the shuttle there from SCL airport for less than $18 and has great restaurants,pool and outside area along with amenities in the room.
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Jan 11th, 2013, 05:59 AM
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If you would like some sightseeing along with your transportation, Leonardo Cuzmar can do this for you. You can contact him at [email protected]

His Cell Phone: 56 9 91390672

I also used him and was very pleased. You can read my review here: www.flyertalk.com/forum/18148075-post2.html


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