Travelers are voting Mapocho River as the best river near Santiago. There are 1 river near Villa Alemana a city just 49 km from Santiago and 2 rivers near Talca which is 149 km distant. The most popular of these are Aconcagua River near Villa Alemana and Petrohue River in Talca. You can find 1 river in Santiago NCR and 27 rivers in the country of Chile. Our members favorite in Santiago NCR is Mapocho River and Itata River is the top pick in Chile. Want more? Check out our map of rivers near Santiago.