Santiago - Civic District, History and Current Events

Civic District, History and Current Events

(42 reviews)
Government Palace "La Moneda", Santiago, Chile
30 mins

About the tour

You will be taken to the Civic neighborhood of Santiago, Chile. Where  Government Palace and Ministries are located, meaningful historical moments will be presented, such as the Coup d´état. On this tour we will be visiting part of downtown Santiago, the main avenue and the civic center of the city. You'll learn all about relevant political, social circumstances and important cultural events that take place in Chile.

Meet your local guide


Myriam is 100% Chilean born and raised and proud about it. She has been working in tourism for more than 20 years, as a local tour guide in Santiago for more than 13 and as a trip leader guiding groups through Argentina and Chile for 5 years. She is passionate about her job, her country and its traditions and love to share all that she knows with people around the globe. She is honored to have the opportunity to introduce her homeland to you, sharing her knowledge its history, wine, people and culture but of course with a personal touch, fun details, incredible stories and juicy facts to make it more appealing, attractive and fun!

Myriam has been guiding since Nov 2007

What to expect

Get ready for something special. We're travelling to Santiago with no passport, no plane ticket and no luggage. And yet you'll experience all the sights, sounds and stories with just your laptop, favorite snack and an amazing guide.

The tour will last about 30 mins and will be live-streamed by your guide directly from Santiago. Forget about slideshows or pre-recorded videos, this is a live broadcast and anything can happen!

While on the tour you’ll be able to see a full screen video of your guide and their surroundings, interact with them and other travellers through the live chat, see where you are in the world on a map and show your appreciation with a tip.

Why are they tip-supported?

We are running these tours on a tip-supported basis to make them as accessible as possible. They are free to book and join, but you have the option to tip the guide during the tour.

Leaving a tip will help support the guides and allow us to offer tours in more places around the world. If you aren't able to leave a tip, then it would be great if you can share the tour with friends and family to spread the word.

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How to join

Reserve your spot by selecting a time to book. Once done, you’ll be able to see your reservations on your Trips page and we’ll send you an email confirmation with a link to join the tour.

For the best viewing experience, please join on a computer using Google Chrome.

Reviews from travellers

Katrina T.

19 February 2021

Very informative. Nice pace to the tour. Friendly and enjoyable experience!

Nicola O.

18 February 2021

An interesting tour.

Nancie G.

18 February 2021

Beautiful tour,

Sheila P.

18 February 2021

A good mixture of political history, architecture and street art

Tasos K.

18 February 2021

A n excellent tour of a very nice part of Santiago. Thank you Myriam

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