Currency: Chilean peso (CLP, $), 1 peso = 100 centavos. Keep small amounts handy.
Custom: Tourists are expected to tip for services.
Curated tipping suggestions:
Airport Skycap/Porter: 500 pesos per bag.
Bartender: 10% service charge normally included (by law it is voluntary), add 10% for great service.
Hotel Housekeeping/Room Attendant: 500 pesos per night left on a pillow daily (staff changes).
Hotel Porter/Bellhop: 500 pesos per bag.
Restaurant (general): 10% service charge normally included (by law it is voluntary), add 5-10% for great service.
Supermarket Bagger: 100-200 pesos.
Taxi: Round up.
Tour Guide or Driver: 5-10% of price.
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