Considered the green lung of Santiago and the largest urban park in Latin America, where we find great attractions such as the Chilean flora and fauna, viewpoints with unparalleled views and entertaining entertainments, such as:
– Cable car and Funicular
– National Zoo
-Mapulemu botanical garden, chagual and the famous Japanese garden
– Sanctuary of the Immaculate Conception
– Cycle routes and trails
This great neighborhood, where Happy House Hostel can be located, has had more than a century and combines its old buildings with modern and contemporary colors, giving life to a place where the artistic culture is outstanding. It has great places such as Plaza Brasil and La Peluquería Francesa, as well as a number of restaurants that stand out for their great quality in national and international cuisine.
Corresponding to the historical center of Santiago, where you will see buildings with a dazzling architecture and know and interact with facts that forged the history of Chile. Here you will find the most important points of the capital such as:
– The Plaza de Armas and the Cathedral of Santiago
– Palace of the currency and place of the constitution
– Former national congress
– The central market, the vega and the old Mapocho station
Concha y Toro neighborhood
Located just 3 minutes from Happy House Hostel, you will find buildings that show the richness of the 19th century with Neo-Gothic, Neo-Classical and Baroque styles. Place which seeks to represent the typical European Quarter, which houses the Palacio Concha and the Correa theater.
One of the most famous neighborhoods of Santiago that has the oldest urban buildings and places where the historical landmarks that forged our character are concentrated. With its most important point The Yungay Square with the Chilean Roto monument and varied museums and green areas of interest such as:
– Museum of Memory
– Quinta Normal Park
– National History Museum
– Railway museum
– Museo artequin
– Matucana Cultural Center 100
Bellas Artes and Lastarria neighborhood
These 2 neighborhoods that show the elegance of the Old Santiago. Here you will find national and international cuisine, museums, churches, extensive green areas and beautiful heritage homes. In addition, culture and artistic intervention are usually part of daily life. The main attractions of these neighborhoods are:
– Cerro Santa Lucia
– Forest park
– Museum of Fine Arts
– Gabriela Mistral Cultural Center
Located at the foot of Cerro San Cristóbal, it is one of the most picturesque, bohemian and nightlife districts of the capital. Here you will find a lot of restaurants, bars, theaters and cultural centers, as well as the famous “Patio Bellavista” and the great House and Museum La Chascona by Pablo Neruda, Nobel Prize for Literature.
República and Dieciocho neighborhood
Neighborhood where the great Parque O’Higgins is located with the largest amusement park in Latin America, and the great Cousiño Palace. Located just 20 minutes on foot from Happy House Hostel This typical neighborhood stands out for its buildings with European influences from the 19th century, such as the church of San Ignacio, the Errázuriz Palace, the Aztoreca Palace, Eizaguirre Palace and the great Torres confectionery.
Comuna Hotel just 15 minutes by subway from Happy House Hostel, where one of the largest shopping areas of Santiago is located, such as the Gran Costanera Center and the Sky Costanera viewpoint, with high-level restaurants and bars that make you enjoy of a pleasant experience. Its great ensembles combine nature and culture, such as the Great El Salvador Park, the Parque de las Esculturas and the Ines de Suarez Park, which you must visit without a doubt.
Paris and London neighborhood
Located next to the majestic Church of San Francisco, this beautiful typical neighborhood stands out for its architecture and where you can enjoy its cafés and emporiums escaping from the bustle of the city.
With a gastronomic circuit of first level, Barrio Italia, colonial houses where large houses of design, culture and much more are placed. In addition, the large Bustamante park makes your hiking more attractive and why not, it allows you to rest drinking the juice in one of its restaurants.