Valle del Elqui, La Serena

Must see · Valley · Mysterious Site
Take a tour of Valle del Elqui to learn about the region's culture and observe the natural beauty of Chile. See the childhood home of the nation's first Nobel Laureate, Gabriella Mistral, after learning about her life at the museum dedicated to her. The region grows fruits and grapes used in winemaking, as well as Chile's most popular liquor, pisco. While touring through the valley, stop at one of the pisco distilleries to learn more about the production. Visit the Elqui River dam and get an even better view of the spectacular landscape. Make Valle del Elqui part of your personalized La Serena itinerary using our La Serena sightseeing planner.
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  • We booked a tour of the Elqui Valley on our cruise ship. While the valley is very nice, we actually enjoyed the tour of the Capel Pisco Cooperative and Vicuña village more. The valley stretches...  more »
  • Not far away from La Serena/Coquimbo, this valley streches some 90 Km. from the coast to the Andes. Many places to visit. The Puclaro dam should be the first stop. Nice views of the lake, the green...  more »
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