Answer 1 of This might sound a bit too ambitious. My wife and I are thinking of flying to Chile and driving a 4WD from northern end to the southern tip of chile. 23 Mar The country derives its length from the successful colonial expansion of the Spanish, and independent Chile's own military successes. In Goway's Tierra Chile Top to Bottom allows you to explore the 2 most dramatic regions of this scenic country. Stargaze in the Atacama and hike Torres del Paine . Truly outstanding trip from start to finish (Top to Bottom ;-)). I could not have asked for a better experience as my first time south of the equator, first time to Chile. Travel the majestic and diverse land of Chile, from the deserts of the Atacama to the vineyards of Santa Cruz to the incredible ice fields of Patagonia. 10 Jan I had signed on with U.S.-based International Expeditions (IE) to host a special trip to Southern Patagonia. Chile shares Patagonia with Argentina, and our itinerary's finale included the famous Perito Moreno glacier near El Calafate. Our destination was the Torres del Paine.