Historic Quarter of the Seaport City of Valparaiso, Valparaiso

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Explore Historic Quarter of the Seaport City of Valparaiso, the World Heritage-listed center of the vibrant port city. Sprawling across hills, the town features colorful houses and street art. Ride the funicular railway for a stunning panoramic view of the city and ocean, or just roam the winding streets and admire the murals and brightly painted house walls. You can view many historical buildings, visit galleries and shops, or spend some time in a cafe overlooking the bustling port. Put Historic Quarter of the Seaport City of Valparaiso on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Valparaiso day trip planner .
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  • The Victorian-style houses, legacy of the English who have developed this city, are often tagged by talented artists, which often hides the sad state in which they are. There is a lot to do to make this neighborhood is really touristy. But I think that Chileans are becoming aware of their real estate inheritance.
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  • Remember the pillory in the colors, the buildings are colorful, beautifying the space, very beautiful. I recommend walking the streets to see the architecture.
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  • After Reading multiple tips of other tourist here on TripAdvisor borg our guide as the manager of the hotel advised us strongly not to go. We glanced at it from Plaza Sotomeyer but I am leaving this r...  more »

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Where to stay in Valparaiso

Since its inscription on the World Heritage List in 2002, Valparaiso tourism has experienced a meteoric rise. The city now offers a wide range of accommodations, especially budget hostels and mid-range hotels and inns. Cerro Alegre, a hill just to the west of the city center, offers perhaps the largest range of options and looks out over the bustling port. Stay in the friendly neighborhood of Cerro Concepcion to enjoy the best of Valparaiso's cafe culture.
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