Sights around Santiago, Chile: Click on a red oval (or see text below) to see image. Popup text also describes location. Larger blue ovals show the direction off the map for other sights.

Attraction

Andes Mountains north of Santiago

Andes Mountains north of Santiago

Andes Mountains east of Santiago at sunset from Atton Hotel

Village between Andes Mountains and Coast range north of Santiago

Banquedano view of Andes

Basilica de Santiago, east of Plaza de Armas

Casa Colorado, housing the City Museum (small)

Santiago Cathedral pews

Santiago Cathedral

Catholic University of Santiago stain glass windows

La Chascona, the Santiago home of Nobel Laureate Pablo Neruda

Former Legislative Assembly of Chile, now in Valpariso

Dublin restaurant in Patio Bellavista district (very good)

Fine Arts Museum (my second choice for museums)

Fish Market / Mercado (smelly, with restaurants inside)

Castillo Hildalgo on Santa Lucia Hill

Interesting House near the river

Interesting house in Bellavista district

Interesting house in Bellavista district

Law Courts near Plaza de Armas

Mapocho River looking west on Puente Loreto

Mapocho River looking east on Puente Loreto

Museum of Modern Art (not at the top of my list)

National Museum near Plaza de Armas

National Library (Biblioteca Nacional) near Metro Santa Lucia

Parque Forestal (peaceful large park near river)

Playing chess in Plaza de Armas

Roman style fountain in Plaza de Armas

Head Sculpture in Plaza de Armas

Pre-European settlement history museum (excellent)

Interesting sculpture in Pre-Columbian museum

Church of Santa Ana

Fountain of Neptune at Santa Lucia Hill

View of Santa Lucia Hill from San Cristobal

Humming bird at Santa Lucia National Park

Native Crafts market south of Santa Lucia Hill

North Entrance of Santa Lucia National Park

Peak tower at Santa Lucia National Park

Staircase at Santa Lucia National Park

View of Andes from Santa Lucia National Park (Catholic U below)

Statue of Virgin Mary at top of San Cristobal Hill

Village between Andes Mountains and Coast range north of Santiago

Generic Viagara??

Valparaiso on the Pacific coast, 100 km northwest of Santiago