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Overview

Once again awarded the most important adventure tourism destination in the world, Chile offers: stargazing in the world’s driest desert, cleanest skies, ancient glaciers on the planet’s southernmost tip, forests and lakes located at the foot of imposing volcanoes. Islands full of legends, tradition in wines and a Santiago that feels modern and trendy. It is the ideal destination for conventions and events. Here is an invitation to develop projects and enjoy the great adventure of Latin America.

Demand. Year by Year, Chile receives a substantial number of foreign tourist, with an average of 6 million people.

The arrival of foreign tourists has more than doubled in the last ten years and tourist spending in the country currently totals about US$3,7 billion per year which is 28% more than six years ago.

Santiago occupies leading positions in the world ranking of ICCA (International Congress & Convention Association), with 100 international events held annually.

Recognition. We are the best consecutive adventure tourism destination according to the last World Travel Awards.

Lonely Planet recommended Chile as one of the 10 countries that must be visited in 2018 and The New York Times (US) placed the Route of Parks in Patagonia as number 6 out of 52 unmissable destinations.

The Guardian (UK), published it’s list of 10 places in Chile that must be visited in 2017, highlighting the valley of Elqui, La Araucanía, Los Lagos and the Island of Chiloé.

Cape Horn Biosphere Reserve, Huilo Huilo and Chiloé Island were chosen among the ‘2017 Sustainable destinations TOP 100’ on the Planet (Green Destination 2017).

Your local contact

Catalina Pérez

Investment Promotion Executive

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OPPORTUNITIES

By investing in Chile, you will be part of growing business opportunities:

• The development of new sustainable tourist attraction areas, with investment potential in infrastructure: nautical tourism, business tourism, astro-tourism, eco-tourism.

• Design and implement technological platforms aimed at improving and diversifying the supply of tourist goods and services in Chile.

• Businesses with potential in new services for consolidated and high demand tourist attractions.

• The development of Santiago’s MICE sector (Meetings, Incentives, Conferencing, Exhibitions), one of the main business capitals of Latin America.

COMPANIES

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