Airport and Transportation
The Arturo Merino Benítez International Airport receives all flights from abroad that arrive in Chile and is located approximately 26 km from Santiago.
To get to Clínica Alemana from the airport, we recommend using the official airport transport, check the details.
The climate of Santiago is temperate Mediterranean.
During autumn and winter (March-August) average temperatures of 4ºC and 15ºC (39ºF and 59ºF) are registered.
On the other hand, spring and summer (September-March), there are practically no rains and temperatures oscillate between 13ºC and 28ºC (55ºF and 82ºF) Check the climate of other regions of the country.
Chile is a country with an interesting history, beautiful landscapes and astonishing geography: the Atacama Desert in the north, the Pacific in the west, the imposing Andes Mountains in the east, and Antarctica in the south.
Its capital, Santiago, is located in the center of the country and offers various alternatives, from cultural activities to sports and entertainment. Within a few hours you can enjoy the sea, lakes, vineyards and the best ski centers in Latin America.
In the north, there is the Atacama Desert, a particular oasis surrounded by various tourist attractions, such as the Tatio Geyser, the Valley of the Moon, the Altiplanic Lagoons, among others.
In the extreme South, there are rivers, lakes and volcanoes, with beautiful thermal centers. Additionally, it offers various activities related to agrotourism and adventure tourism. An unmissable panorama is to taste the typical gastronomy of the place.
Added to this is the imposing Patagonia known for its great primitive nature and amazing colors.
On the west coast, a five and a half hour flight, Easter Island emerges with its Rapa Nui culture and mysterious Moais. More information
The national currency is the peso. It is advisable to exchange money only at a bank or exchange houses.