MERCADO CENTRAL

This well-know place opened its gate in 1872 and it is set in an architectural wonder. If you love seefood, this is the favorite place to visit and eat in Santiago. Food is fresh, really cheap and the atmosfere simply charming. In the market you’ll be amazed by a great range of fish and other unidentifiable creatures from the ocean. Buy fresh vegetables, fruit, cheese and meat for your hostel’s BBQ  in other small shops nearby.

Opens at     07,00am – 05,00pm

For those among you who speak Spanish, there is a website to check.

Subway/ Metro (Yellow Line) – Puente Cal y Canto station

http://mercadocentral.cl/

 

LOS DOMINICOS HANDICRAFT VILLAGE

You’ll see true artist working and selling handicraft products in this small „village“ in Santiago. Perfect place to buy a gift/souvenir for your friends and family. Wide range of quality products . Many weaving shops, carving, toys, clothes, decorations, accessories, jewellery shops and more. Great place with very kind people to spend a few hours. Close to the village there is a fruit and vegetable market (it opens on Saturdays). You’ll find it very close the metro station, in the park in front of the church.

Open:

Tuesday – Sunday                           11,00am – 07,30pm

Monday                                               closed

Subway/Metro (Red Line) – Los Dominicos

 

PATIO BELLAVISTA

After a lunch or delicious dinner in one of the really good restaurants you can walk around these amazing  well- designed shops. They offer things made by Chileans artists, designers from all country corners. Shops offer jewellery, ceramics, clothes, accessories and more.

www.patiobellavista.cl

Subway/Metro (Red Line/Green Line) – Baquedano

 

SANTA LUCIA MARKET

You can find it directly across from Santa Lucia Hill, 5 minutes walking from the Santa Lucia subway station. You’ll be fascinated by many stands selling hand-made products, jewellery, clothes, leather shoes, accessories. Really good place to buy a souvenir or a present for your friend or family. And don’t miss to taste the best crepes with fresh fruit and Nutella!!! Simply delicous!!!

 

PARQUE ARAUCO

Typical Shopping Mall located in the Las Condes district with more than 350 stores, the best international and national brands, many restaurants and cafés, food court, theatre and cinema. You can get there by bus C11 leaving from Escuela Militar subway station or either grabbing a cab fron there, too.

Shops are open:

Monday – Saturday        10,00 am – 09,00 pm

Sunday, Holiday                11,00 am – 09,00 pm

http://www.parquearauco.cl/turistas/eng/

MALL SPORT

Everything you need for your sport activities. Mall sport is not only a shopping Mall, but offers also many places to practice some sports – climb the boulder, surf an artificial wave in a modern pool, leave your fear home and try air trail directly above the stores or have fun in the aqua balls.

You can get there by the C01 bus from Escuela Militar subway station.

Shops open:

Monday – Sunday           10,00 am – 09,00 pm

www.mallsport.cl