The Capital: Santiago de Chile
Direct Flying Time: Approx 17 hours from UK
Passports: Full valid passport required - we recommend 6 months validity
Time Difference: GMT -3 hours Oct/March. GMT -4 Hours March/Oct
Currency: Chile Peso
Main Language: Spanish
Water: Bottled water is recommended.
Electricity: 220V AC 50Hz
International Dialing: +56
Driving: Right hand side of road, International Driving License or new style license with photo.
Clothing: Light weights in central areas, warmer clothes for south. Rainwear advisable
Visas: Not required for British passport holders
Vaccinations: Please consult your G.P. Hepatitis A, polio, tetanus & typhoid is recommended.
Tax & Tipping: Customary 10 - 15% gratuity