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Santa Cruz

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Things to do: wineries, museums, nightlife
The Chilean city of Santa Cruz offers a view into the country's agricultural and pastoral heritage, with well-preserved colonial-era traditions and architecture. This agricultural heartland has stayed true to its roots, with traditional farms and wineries among the main attractions in Santa Cruz. One of the staples of the agricultural existence are the regular rodeos here--some of the most popular events in town. Enhance your cultural sightseeing in Santa Cruz by stopping in the local museums, which detail the importance of the colonial-era architecture and other historical sites. Plan the details of your Santa Cruz holiday and any onward adventuring with our easy-to-use Chile vacation planner.
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Santa Cruz has become known for providing a glimpse into the country's agricultural heritage, though not at the expense of development. As such, you'll find a good mix of accommodations around the main town and its rural outskirts. Refined hotels and boutique guesthouses dominate the main urban area, along with simpler fare for more budget-conscious travelers located on side streets. Heading out of town, a good number of converted farm buildings and ranches offer characterful lodgings amidst the region's attractive scenery.
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