Ruta 5 in Chile runs from the Peruvian border, connecting with Ruta 1 19km north of Arica, down to Puerto Montt where it connects via ferry to Chiloé island. This major road is a bypass of the country’s capital, Santiago.
La Autopista del Sol is the name of the Chilean highway of toll, which covers the regions of Valparaiso and Santiago Metropolitan, in the Central Valley of Chile, from Santiago to San Antonio.
Dirt track located in the Andes, in the Santiago Metropolitan Region, Chile, with a total length of 61.4km, linking Santiago, the capital of the country and San José Volcano.
Dirt track located in the Andes, in the Santiago Metropolitan Region, Chile, with a total length of 68.3km, linking Santiago, the capital of the country and Embalse El Yeso.
The Sairécabur volcanic group is a volcanic chain directly south of the Putana Volcano, on the border between Bolivia and Chile.
The CH21 road, in the region of Antofagasta, links the cities of Calama and Ollagüe, in the border between Chile and Bolivia. Once in Bolivia, the road is called Ruta BO-5.
Chile has modern infrastructure. Taxis and public transportation are plentiful and relatively inexpensive. Agree to a taxi fare before embarking. To use the public bus system in Santiago you need to obtain the prepaid “Bip” card. This card can also be used when traveling on the Santiago subway.
Llano de Chajnantor Observatory is an astronomical observatory located at an altitude of 5,104 m above the sea level, in the Chilean Atacama desert, 50 kilometers to the east of San Pedro de Atacama.
Ojos del Salado is a massive stratovolcano in the Andes on the Argentina-Chile border and the highest volcano in the world at 6,891 metres (22,608 ft).
Osorno Volcano is a 2,652-metre (8,701 ft) tall conical stratovolcano lying between Osorno Province and Llanquihue Province, in Los Lagos Region of Chile.
Parinacota is a small Chilean hamlet in Putre, Parinacota Province, Arica and Parinacota Region, and it’s the highest settlement in the country.
Cardenal Antonio Samoré Pass, at an elevation of 1,314 m (4,311 ft) above the sea level, it is one of the main mountain pass through the southern Andes along the border between Argentina and Chile.
Chungara–Tambo Quemado is a mountain pass through the Cordillera Occidental of the Andes along the border between Chile and Bolivia, at an elevation of 4,600m above the sea level.
Paso Colchane-Pisiga is an international high mountain pass at an elevation of 3695m above the sea level, through the Andes, joining Chile and Argentina.
El Paso de Agua Negra (Black Water Pass) is a high mountain pass in the border between Argentina and Chile, linking the IV Region of Coquimbo (Chile) with the Province of San Juan (Argentina).
Icalma Pass is an international mountain pass through the Andes, joining Chile and Argentina, at an elevation of 1.303m above the sea level.