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Plaza Sotomayor, Valparaiso, Chile
+56 2 2570 9939
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I did both tours at 10 am and 3 pm

I took a local bus for 400 pesos from Viña del Mar after breakfast and had plenty of time for 10 am... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Lifesdepth
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Toronto, Canada
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Amazing!

Did this in both Valparaiso and Santiago and the guides are amazing! They have so much knowledge of... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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"Pay What You Want" Walking Tours Everyday of the week at 10am and 3pm in Valparaíso, Chile. We meet at Plaza Sotomayor every day of the week. Our guides wear red and white striped t-shirts like the children's book 'Where is Wally' or 'Where's Waldo' on some countries, so it is easy to find us. The tour is a 2,5 hour highlights walk through the city.
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Plaza Sotomayor, Valparaiso, Chile
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I took a local bus for 400 pesos from Viña del Mar after breakfast and had plenty of time for 10 am meeting. There were few tour guides and tours “off beaten path” and “touristy areas” were a good size. I chose mine in Spanish....More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Did this in both Valparaiso and Santiago and the guides are amazing! They have so much knowledge of the city and history. Leave them a good tip!

Thank bmont131
P M, Owner at Tours 4 Tips, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks for your great review Bmont131. Seems like you have now a good overview of both cities. Saludos, Peter

Reviewed 1 week ago

I joined the 3pm tour, and enjoyed a 2.5 hour tour. The guide spoke perfect English. She was born in Valparaiso and has lived nearly her entire life there (except for a few years as a teenager where she lived in the US). So, she...More

Thank Hank M
P M, Owner at Tours 4 Tips, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Hank, Thanks for your review, it's great to get such positive feedback to motivate the team to ensure every traveler leaves here with a smile across their face. It seems you were introduced to Valparaiso in all it's greatness - and especially to the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Did both am and pm tours with Camillo. Knowledgeable and passionate. Good empanada shop recommendation just northwest of the main square. Had time in between to go up ascensor artilleria and see the naval museum. A man pretended to be an official collector on the...More

Thank Stephen C
P M, Owner at Tours 4 Tips, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello, great that you had the time to take both tours in Valparaiso. And thanks a lot for the feedback and especially for the kind words about Camillo. We are happy to pass it on ;) Hasta luego, Peter

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did the morning tour with Ida (sp?). She was very informative on the history, art, architecture and geography of Valparaíso and her English was great! Highly recommend this tour.

Thank slmcdono
P M, Owner at Tours 4 Tips, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hey Slmcdono, Thanks for your review, it's great to get such positive feedback. It sounds like you learned a lot from the lovely and knowledgeable Aida ;) Have a nice day, Peter

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Led by CJ, who gave us a morning tour and we liked it so much, we came back for afternoon tour! Chris spoke impeccable English, gave us lots of background on Valpo, and even taught us how to use the bus and trolleys to get...More

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P M, Owner at Tours 4 Tips, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much. It's such a nice compliment that you did both tours right away. We are sure that you are now a "Pro" in taking a bus after the introduction of Chris. Have a safe journey, Peter

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had great tour of off-beat Valparaíso with our guide Camillo who gave us great insight into the culture and history of the city. Our second tours 4 tips after having done so in Santiago - proved just as good. Great way to see the...More

Thank Liam K
P M, Owner at Tours 4 Tips, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for leaving such a nice review of us Liam of course for trusting in us for the second time. Hope you enjoyed the lunch tip of Camilo ;) Happy travels, Peter

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went on the 10:00am tour with Tour4Tips which is based roughly on the city's history and artworks. Our guide was Phillipe and it was clear that he knew exactly what he was talking about, sharing important information about Valpo's history without explaining in an...More

Thank Matthew B
P M, Owner at Tours 4 Tips, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hey Matthew, Thanks a lot for your great summary. It is great that you enjoyed your morning with us. If you are here for long then you should look up our "Valparaiso Highlights" tour at 3PM on our website, it takes a different route of...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went on both the morning and afternoon tours, one with CJ and the other Camillo. Both of them were excellent guides! Enthusiastic, knowledgeable and friendly. The tours covered different areas of the city and different topics. Very interesting.

Thank Gwiz87
P M, Owner at Tours 4 Tips, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hola Gwiz87, Thanks for your review, it's great to get such positive feedback to motivate the team to ensure every traveler leaves here with a smile across their face. Have a safe journey, Peter

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tours4Tips offers two walking tours in Valparaiso, one at 10 a.m. and one at 3 p.m. Both tours are different from each other and explore different parts of the city. The guides for both tours gave a lot of info and helped me get a...More

Thank Caro V
P M, Owner at Tours 4 Tips, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Caro, Thanks for your great report. It's nice that you had the time to do both tours and get a huge impression of the city. Bon Voyage, Peter

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ToMio C
10 December 2017|
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Response from Roberta J | Reviewed this property |
Typical amounts paid on the day we were there were in the $10-$20 US range. Just remember, you will need cash because they do not take credit cards. I believe you can pay is US dollars of in pesos.
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eng333
18 April 2017|
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Response from Tommy B | Reviewed this property |
Starts at the port, covers main square then up the cerro concepcion and covers the main buildings and set up there then across to cerro alegre before descending for the finale back near the plaza sotomayor
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judith r
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As far as I know, the tours4tips are every day, rain or shine.
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