Free tour

Free tour B-Side Valparaiso. Wide Beach.

Duration: 2h and 30min
Languages: English, Spanish
Guru: Ecomapu
Quality Verified Registered on September 23, 2020

Hi! Welcome to Valparaíso. We are a team of local guides from this colorful and magical city also called La Joya del Pacífico. We invite you to discover unique places away from mass tourism, getting to know the city, its people and local life. We will show you unique places and "porteñas picás" that only a local guide can teach you. Valparaíso as you have never known before.

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  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

Welcome to the Independent Republic of Playa Ancha.
Cross the tourist border and become a traveler in a neighborhood suspended in time discovering the traditional "porteño" neighborhood life with part of its local commerce that has been operating for more than a hundred years, along with impressive houses of Victorian and neo-Gothic architecture built at the end of the XIX century and early XX century that are still preserved in this place, the largest hill in Valparaíso.

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What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Sotomayor, Valparaíso, Chile
    Sotomayor, Valparaíso, Chile
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    The meeting point is inside Plaza Sotomayor square, between Blanco and Cochrane streets, the tour guide will be dressed in a green Ecomapu t-shirt, who will be waiting for you on the sky-blue platform that is surrounded by white concrete balls.

  • 1
    Outside visit
    Sotomayor Square
  • 2
    Outside visit
    Great Britain Avenue
  • 3
    Outside visit
    Broad Beach Avenue
  • 4
    Outside visit
    Waddington Square - Patrick Lynch
  • 5
    Outside visit
    SHOA - Errazuriz Echaurren
  • 6
    Outside visit
    Café Republica - Avenida Playa Ancha
  • 7
    Outside visit
    House of Heritage Trades - Errázuriz
  • 8
    Outside visit
    Ferretería La Chilena - Avenida Playa Ancha
  • 9
    Outside visit
    Pompeii Church
  • 10
    Outside visit
    Villaseca Elevator - Pedro León Gallo
  • 11
    Outside visit
    Artillery Elevator
  • 12
    Outside visit
    Paseo May 21 of Valparaíso - Veintiuno de Mayo
  • 13
    Outside visit
    National Maritime Museum - Veintiuno de Mayo
  • 14
    Outside visit
    Little San Francisco.

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

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João 01 Jun 2023
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Travelled alone - Jun 2023
Amaro fue un excelente Guía, con mucho conocimiento local de un vecino del barrio me enseñó mucho. Me encantó descubrir este lado de Valparaíso. Incluso recomendó el mejor lugar para comer pescado. Muchas gracias.
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Who is this tour for?

Non suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Accepts reservations up to 10 people.
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 5 people is required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour requires the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
Payment methods
Only cash payment is accepted.