Currency Exchange International: How Much Currency Do You Need to Go on Vacation to Santiago, Chile

Planning your trip to Santiago, Chile? Know how much currency you need to make sure you have a good trip! Do not forget to consult our guide for your stay in Barcelona, too much.


In our table below on the amount of currency to take abroad, you will see that a 10 mile taxi ride is on average about US $ 12.20 in Santiago, Chile. Having this information handy will give you a good idea of ​​how much you would need to get around the city.


Chilean cuisine is a combination of traditional Spanish cuisine with influence from German, Italian and French cuisines. We recommend that you take a bite to Restaurant Sarita Colonia, the dishes here feature a hybrid of flavors and techniques from Peru, Asia and America. The photo above is a traditional Chilean homemade pumpkin sopaipilla. It’s a great appetizer with Chilean salsa or it can be served as a dessert, sprinkled with powdered sugar or in a molasses sauce. As our chart on how much currency to bring abroad shows above, it costs on average US $ 16.82 for an economical dinner for two and $ 4.21 USD for a pint of beer.

Currency: Chilean peso (CLP)

Chilean pesos have five different denominations: $ 1,000, $ 2,000, $ 5,000, $ 10,000, $ 20,000. The Chilean peso has been considered a freely determined currency since 1999 however, the Central Bank of Chile can intervene if necessary. Learn more about the Chilean currency here.

Don’t forget to add CXIs Currency price protectionwith your Chilean pesos – available at our CXI City Center branches. If you have any Chilean pesos left over after your trip to Santiago, CXI will buy back protected currencies from you at our ultimate redemption rate with no foreign exchange fees! Order your Chilean pesos now.


Round-trip tickets to Santiago, Chile for two people typically range from around US $ 826 to around US $ 1,560, depending on where you are departing from, which airline you are traveling with and when. you make your trip, depending on Expedia. April appears to be the best month to travel to Santiago in order to obtain cheaper flight prices, according to Here you will find the best days of the week and the best time of year to book flights for your trips to other countries! Remember before you book this flight, find out all you need to know about the five trusted traveler programs in our video below.

Holiday rents

The average cost per night for an Airbnb in Santiago, Chile is $ 41 – that’s a good deal that won’t break the bank. This allows you to experience Chile like the locals while saving your pesos for other amazing attractions Chile has to offer. Check out some of the top rated super host accommodations in Santiago, Chile, from Airbnb.

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