La Granja Vacation Packages
Many of Santiago’s most interesting sights can be found within easy driving distance of La Granja, making it a convenient place to base yourself. The Mirador Interactive Museum and the Mall Plaza Vespucio are amongst the many popular places to visit. And if your schedule allows, be sure to visit the Mall Plaza Oeste and the Vina Cousino Macul.
You’ll find plenty of interesting cultural attractions in and around La Granja. Visit some of the noteworthy museums including the National History Museum, La Chascona and the National Museum of Fine Arts. Lovers of the arts can enjoy a night of great entertainment at venues such as the Gabriela Mistral Cultural Center.
There are many beautiful natural destinations here so make sure you enjoy the chance to get outdoors. Spend a morning in one of the local parks and gardens, which include the Parque Quinta Normal and O'Higgins Park.
To really get a feel for the area, visit the nearby local attractions such as the Plaza de la Constitucion, the Basilica de la Merced and the Santiago Town Square. These are a magnet for locals and tourists alike. See some holy places such as the Templo de San Agustin. Enjoy the atmosphere and get a deeper understanding of the role religion in La Granja. Lovers of history will enjoy spending a few hours at Cousino Palace.
For those travelling without kids there are some great places to relax, including the Vina Santa Carolina.
At the end of a day discovering the sights, sounds and smells of La Granja, put up your feet and relax at one of the area’s hotels or serviced apartments. Whether you’re staying for a night or a few weeks check out the HOTEL GEN, the Hotel Loreto, and the popular Amistar Apart Hotel.
Accommodation in La Granja
Santiago Center is about 5 miles (8 kilometers) from La Granja, and this is listed as the nearest place with accredited hotels listed on Expedia's hotel booking page. The higher ranking options here are the Crowne Plaza Santiago and the Hotel Plaza San Francisco Two more affordable options are the Galerías Hotel and the Mercure Santiago Centro, which consistently get good reviews.