Tours to La Serena, City Tour
The beaches of La Serena with smooth sands and hot water, become a center
it tourist important of the country. The city and its outskirts are famous, by
its colonial construction and by its modern infrastructure hotelera. Also, this
city is famous for its fruits - the Papaya - and repostería.
Departs from Santiago.
Day 1: Santiago - La Serena city
Departs from the terminal of Buses destiny La Serena. Arrive and transfer to the
Hotel La Serena Plaza.
Day 2: La Serena / City Tour
Breakfast in the hotel. To hour indicated walk of city is carried out guided by
La Serena city, enjoying its history, its conserved architecture neocolonial and
great natural beauty, permits to admire the classical elegance of its buildings
and innumerable churches, its passed one precolombino and stockade evolution in
the Archaeological Museum. Traveled through by the unique and picturesque Market
The Recova, central tourist of exposition and regional typical sale of craft.
A spectacular view of the Bay of Coquimbo, the city and the port, since the Mirador
of the University of La Serena. It visits al Monumental Lighthouse, symbol
of the city, traveled through through the Avda. of the Sea, where emerge sophisticated
buildings and complex tourist. The traveled through by the Avda. Coastal it will
permit to appreciate the maritime/commercial activity of the port, to finish this
interesting walk in the Spa of The Horseshoe, mystical and legendary Bay of Guayacán,
in the passed den of thieves.
Return al hotel. Late free. Lodging.
Day 3: La Serena - Valley of Elqui
Breakfast in the Hotel. During the day complete walk through this mystic, surprising
and hot Valley, that with their fertile lands give rise to a great one chacarería,
to culminate toward the interior with novel plantations of chirimoyas papayas,
eggfruit and olives to what add the beautiful vineyards, that cause ours typical
regional liquor, the PISCO. We will observe diverse towns agricultural/miners in
the banks of the River Elquí, as also the buildings of the Astronomical Observatory
Hill Tololo. Visit in Vicuña, more important city of the Valley, the Museum Gabriela
Mistral, erected in homage to the Prize Nobel Gabriela Mistral, the Tower Baüer,
the Immaculate Church Conception and Plaza of Weapons. We will know all the process
of the aromatic one Pisco, through a visit to a plant of distillation, enlivened
of a pleasing one degustación of liquors. Valorizaremos the great literary work
and the love that the valley generates, al to know the House School and Grave of
Gabriela Mistral in the pueblito of Montegrande. Lunch in typical restaurant.
Return to La Serena city, with spectacular to get dark.
Day 4: La Serena - Santiago city
Breakfast in the Hotel. To hour indicated transfer al Terminal of Buses to take
bus of return to Santiago.
Duration: 4 days / 3 nights
· Passage bus conventional Santiago / La Serena / Santiago
· Transfers Terminal / Hotel / Terminal
· 3 nights of lodging in hotel La Serena Plaza
· 3 continental breakfasts
· City Tour to La Serena city / Coquimbo
· Excursion valley of the Elqui with lunch
· Included Hotel Tax