Called the city of stairs , it corresponds to a former mining camp with over 100 years of history, which served as a room for the miners of El Teniente Mine . On the Tour you visit the civic district , the Church , breadstick , Tenient Club , cabins Workers, Employees and Industrial Buildings , the central staircase , Morgan Square and the Museum of the Great Copper mining . You will see the rials , arrival point of the mineral to the concentrator of Sewell and the crater site of el Teniente.
Departures on Saturdays and Sundays
Transportation in a tourist bus full equipped
Tourist bilingual guide from Rancagua
Liability insurance and personal accident
Lunch in Millan Restaurant
Meeting Points; Santiago y Rancagua
08:30 hrs. Santiago – Parque Arauco Boulevard (street level parking between Av. Presidente Kennedy and Street Rosario Norte). 08:45 hrs. Santiago – Plaza Baquedano Zone - Parque Bustamante at one side of Movistar Building. 10:30 hrs.Rancagua – Jumbo Copper Highway.
18:00 hrs. Rancagua – Jumbo – Copper Highway. 19:45 hrs. Santiago – Plaza Baquedano. 20:30 hrs. Santiago – Boulevard Parque Arauco.
Transportation in a tourist bus full equipped Tourist bilingual guide from Rancagua Lunch in Millan Restaurant Liability insurance and personal accident
The tour includes an interesting route by the copper highway, that links the city of Rancagua with the El Teniente Mineral located in the Andes mountains with view to different installations and productives camps as Barahona dam: Alto Colon, Caletones and Sewell denominated the City of Stairs. Where you will visit the Civic Area, the Bowling, the central stairs and the Museum of the Great Copper Mine
Tour Sewell – Fees Valid from
Scheduled tours on Saturdays and Sundays
|Passengers||from Santiago||from Rancagua|
|Foreigners between 7 and 75 years||$47.000||$42.000|
|Adults between 25 and 59 years||$47.000||$42.000|
|Students between 7 and 24 years||$42.000||$37.000|
|National Adult between 60 and 75 years||$42.000||$37.000|
Passenger Information Name Nationality Rut or Passport Number Age Telephone Departure Place
Important: Ages for the Tour range from 7 to 75 years old.
Health compatible with height (2.200 meters) and appropriate clothing for high mountain: long pants, parka, hat, gloves ,comfortable shoes. Admission is not allowed to people with sandals.
Clear sign of tour visit before entering Maitenes registering the complete name , nationality, rut or passport and ages of the visitors ,accident insurance, Codelco is released of all responsibility for damages or accident during the visit.
is an unforgettable experience, which allows you to know and admire part of the facilities of El Teniente, and discover the legendary mining camp of SEWELL, declared a National Monument and a World Heritage Site.
is a legendary mining camp nestled in the heart of the Andes and with more than 100 years of history, located just 150 km from Santiago, which served as a room for the miners of the El Teniente Mine and was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, due to its cultural, architectural and historical richness.
During the tour you will visit the main buildings of the camp and the tour guide will narrate various stories about the life and customs of the people who inhabited the place.