The Central Coast

We’ve compiled the best of the best in The Central Coast - browse our top choices for the top things to see or do during your stay.

Sort by: 16 Recommendations {{numTotalPoiResults}} {{ (numTotalPoiResults===1)?'Recommendation':'Recommendations' }} 0 Recommendations
CLEAR ALL Area Search CLEAR ALL
Loading...
Loading...
  • 1. Cerro Concepción

    Neighborhood/Street

    Either walk up from Plaza Aníbal Pinto or ride the Ascensor Concepción to one of the most popular of Valparaíso's famous cerros (hills). The...Read More

  • 2. La Sebastiana

    Historic Home

    Tired of the frenetic pace of Santiago, poet Pablo Neruda longed for a calmer place overlooking the sea, and he found it here in the house that...Read More

  • 3. Museo de Bellas Artes

    Cerro Alegre | Historic Home

    The art nouveau Palacio Baburizza, built in 1916, houses the city's fine-arts museum. Former owner Pascual Baburizza donated this large collection...Read More

  • 4. Ascensor El Peral

    Cerro Alegre | Notable Building

    In Valparaíso, riding one of the city's 14 ascensors (funiculars) is a must. El Peral, built in 1902 and now a national monument, is one of...Read More

  • 5. Ascensor Reina Victoria

    Cerro Concepción | Notable Building

    This steep 40-meter (131-foot) funicular, built in 1902 and named for Queen Victoria of England who died a year earlier, connects Avenida Elías...Read More

  • 6. Galería Municipal de Arte

    Museum/Gallery

    This crypt in the basement of the Palacio Lyon is the finest art space in the city. Temporary exhibits by top-caliber Chilean artists are displayed...Read More

  • 7. Laguna Verde

    Beach

    In a somewhat secluded cove 23 km (14 miles) southwest of Valparaíso, Laguna Verde is a stunning and largely uncrowded stretch of yellow-sand...Read More

  • 8. Muelle Prat

    Marina/Pier

    Valparaíso's main wharf, Muelle Prat, bustles with activity. Vendors hawk their offerings, from trinkets and snacks to face painting and temporary...Read More

  • 9. Museo a Cielo Abierto

    Museum/Gallery

    This museum is a winding walk past 20 official murals (and a handful of unofficial ones) by some of Chile's best painters. There's even one...Read More

  • 10. Museo de Historia Natural de Valparaíso

    Museum/Gallery

    Within the Palacio Lyon, one of the few buildings to survive the devastating 1906 earthquake is this small but interesting natural history museum...Read More

  • 11. Museo Naval y Marítimo de Valparaíso

    Cerro Alegre | Museum/Gallery

    Take the Ascensor Artillería up to Paseo 21 de Mayo for a great view of the port and then head to this large neoclassical mansion that once...Read More

  • 12. Paseo 21 de Mayo

    Neighborhood/Street

    Ascensor Artillería pulls you uphill to Paseo 21 de Mayo, a wide promenade lined by a long row of booths selling crafts and souvenirs and surrounded...Read More

  • 13. Playa Las Torpederas

    Beach

    Valparaíso's only true swim-worthy beach is set in a sheltered crescent of yellow sand east of the port. Although less attractive than other...Read More

  • 14. Plaza Sotomayor

    Plaza/Square

    Valparaíso's impressive Plaza Sotomayor serves as a gateway to the bustling port. The Comandancia en Jefe de la Armada, headquarters of the...Read More

  • 15. Plaza Victoria

    Plaza/Square

    Most Chilean cities have a Plaza de Armas that serves as the center of urban life, but Valparaíso has this, the "Victory Plaza," which dates...Read More

  • 16. Mercado Central

    Store/Mall

    Before supermercados became popular, locals did all their grocery shopping in markets such as this one topped by an enormous octagonal glass...Read More

No sights Results

Please try a broader search, or expore these popular suggestions:

There are no results for {{ strDestName }} Sights in the searched map area with the above filters. Please try a different area on the map, or broaden your search with these popular suggestions:

Around the Web