Fundacion Basura raises awareness about the importance of responsible environmental practices.
Tour revenue will be invested in awareness programs and sustainable tourism projects.
Friday - Sunday
English, Spanish, German
5 to 10
Easy (short walking distances, low or no physical effort)
Clothing & Equipment
Comfortable shoes for walking
This org is new to the travel industry
Your visit will make an extra impact! Expect off the beaten path conditions.
This two hour tour with a sustainable twist will introduce you the fascinating multicultural and social aspects of Chile's capital, Santiago. Get a chance to see the Estación Mapocho, a historically-significant train station that has today transformed into Santiago’s thriving cultural hub. Then, explore La Vega, Santiago's bustling central market conveniently situated by the Mapocho River. Here, you can find everything from fresh produce to specialty juices among hundreds of stalls and vendors. During your tour, you will also learn about environmentally-friendly practices and receive a unique, waste-reducing reusable bag. This is an experience you won't want to miss if you're interested in both ecological conservation and having fun!
Centro Cultural Estación Mapocho, Santiago, Chile
Subway stop Puente Cal y canto, line 2
To create environmental awareness within the society for people to live without trash.
Zero Trash Challenge events
Educational program to create change agents: Zero Trash Academy
Acknowledgment of products and services to organizations: Zero Trash Certificate