Situated on a long stretch of land between the Andes mountain ranges and the South Pacific Ocean, Chile spans over 4,300km from north to south and is home to almost every environment imaginable. From deserts and sand dunes to glaciers and ice caps, Chile has a very wide range of things to see and do.With your rental car, you'll be able to get around and see the sights that interest you, and most likely discover some hidden gems along the way.
Highly popular with tourists from around the world, Chile has an excellent tourism industry and facilities to suit all travellers. From relaxing getaways on the beach to adrenalin packed activities such as abseiling and whitewater rafting, Chile has it all. Auto Europe offers several pick up locations, so finding a car rental in Chile is both easy and economical.
With such a wide range of activities and types of places to choose from, your time in Chile can be as peaceful or as exciting as you would like it to be, and your hire car will make sure your visit is stress-free. For a truly unique experience jump in your rental car and head east from virtually any city in the country, and you will soon find yourself at the foot of the Andes. Driving through the mountain ranges gives way to breathtaking views. During winter there are plenty of ski resorts operating throughout the mountains, and are regarded as world-class ski slopes.
Along the north half of Chile, to the west of the Andes is the Atacama Desert, the second driest desert in the world. Due to a rain shadow caused by the Andes on one side, and the Chilean Coastal Range on the other, it is incredibly rare for there to be any rain at all in the desert, creating a truly unique landscape. Drive your hire car to the town of Puritama, where you will find thermal springs in the heart of the desert. There are not many places in the world such an oasis is found, and the drive is definitely worth it.
By having a rental car, you will be able to see things in Chile that many travellers miss out on. Drive south of Puritana to Pukara De Quitor, where you will find the remains of Inca fortress built in the 12th century, a truly amazing sight.
To take advantage of the excellent tourism industry in Chile, drive your hire car to one of the many ports, and head out for a day on the water. Jetskiing, fishing and diving are all popular activities, and there are many islands within reach of the mainland. Head out to one of the islands for a day in a tropical paradise.
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