|Most expensive month:||December|
|Average price in Punta Arenas:||$98/night|
|Cheapest price found:||$14/night|
|Most expensive day:||Saturday|
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You can travel to the “end of the Earth” in Punta Arenas, as this sprawling metropolis sits at the southern tip of Chile. Punta Arenas serves as a base for exploring Southern Chile’s Patagonia, but also offers beautiful mansions, the Magellan Straits and penguins.
Stroll to the main square, Plaza Munoz Gamero, to see its European-style buildings and statue of the famous Portuguese explorer, Ferdinand Magellan. Discover the picturesque plaza filled with ornate 19th and early-20th-century mansions that arose from the prosperous wool industry.
Learn more about the history of Punta Arenas at Museo Salesiano, which highlights the region’s native flora and fauna and displays historic artefacts, such as indigenous objects and maps. See one of the most famous ships in the history of navigation at Museo Nao Victoria, which boasts life-size replicas of historic characters and the ship that discovered this area of Chile.
Want to see penguins? Ride on a boat to Magdalena Island, home to cute penguins. Watch around 150,000 penguins waddling about and keep a lookout for sea lions.
For the best view of Punta Arenas, trek 15 minutes from the city centre to Cerro de la Cruz. Sitting at the top of the Hill of the Cross, this lookout rewards hikers with panoramic views of the city and Magellan Strait.
You can fly into Presidente Carlos Ibáñez del Campo International Airport, then take a taxi or bus to the city centre in 15 minutes. The streets of Punta Arenas are compact and walkable, while minibuses and taxis are also available.
One of the most popular hotels in Punta Arenas is Hotel Rey Don Felipe, which has been reviewed by 794 users and currently has a rating of 8.2/10. Other top-rated locations include Diego De Almagro Punta Arenas and Hotel Isla Rey Jorge, which have received 8.1/10 and 8.2/10 ratings from our users, respectively.
With a rating of 8.0/10 from 49 reviews, Departamento Las Torres is a hotel close to Zona Franca that is well recommended by HotelsCombined users.
Hotel Rey Don Felipe is the most recommended hotel near Museo Regional Magallanes on HotelsCombined (scoring 8.2 over 794 reviews).