LATAM Airlines, South America’s leading airline, offers daily flights from Sydney to Santiago, Chile – the gateway to South America – with three non-stop flights per week commencing in October 2019. LATAM also operates three non-stop flights per week between Melbourne and Santiago, Chile on board its next-generation fleet of 787-9 aircraft, with onward connections to over 115 destinations in South America, including favourites such as Colombia, Brazil, Peru, Argentina, Uruguay, Ecuador and Bolivia. The Melbourne-Santiago flight commenced in October 2017, and is the first ever non-stop service between the two cities. It is the only direct connection between Melbourne and South America, significantly reducing travel times. Passengers flying with LATAM en route to South America will experience the state-of-the-art design and technology of the Boeing 787-9, providing greater comfort, security, and efficiency. The aerodynamics of the 787-9 incorporates technology that reduces the impact felt by the passenger due to turbulence and the unique pressurisation of the cabin results in the reduction of headaches or other symptoms a passenger might experience when flying, allowing travellers to arrive fresh at their destination. Premium Business Class on board the LATAM 787-9 offers superior services, entertainment and features, including larger auto-dimming windows, dynamic lighting, more storage space at ground level, as well as spacious seats with six-way adjustments, including reclining and full-flat positions for optimum rest. LATAM’s Premium Business Class and Premium Economy Class inflight menu has been carefully crafted by a panel of renowned South American chefs with a perfectly paired wine list selected by Hector Vergara, Latin America’s only Master Sommelier, allowing passengers to begin an authentic South American experience the moment they step on board.
There has never been a more exciting time to discover the diverse destination that is South America, home to rich cultures, stunning landscapes, historical sites and many bucket list trips. Eclipse Travel is a proud partner of LATAM with access to the best fares in the market and can provide a seamless booking service as part of your trip to South America. See below for some great offers to begin your Adventure of a Lifetime to South America on board LATAM.