Coquimbo and La Serena

Excursion

Free

Duration

4h15

Season

Available all year

Min. number

0 travellers

Booking code

INCL-CQQ1


Enjoy a tour of Coquimbo, La Serena, and the Archaeological Museum.
  • See La Herradura Bay in Coquimbo, with its history of pirates and corsairs

  • Visit La Serena, with 7 km of nice beaches and a 91 ft lighthouse

  • Explore the Archaeological Museum, with its large collection of artefacts of pre-Spanish cultures of the region

  • Enjoy amazing views of the city and bay


Stunning vistas

We start at Coquimbo's La Herradura Bay, which translates as 'Horseshoe Bay' due to its shape. Driving north, we head towards the city of La Serena and its lighthouse. We’ll then walk downtown to visit the Archaeological Museum. Located only one block away is the picturesque La Recova Market. Finally, we’ll drive to a wonderful viewpoint of the city and bay.

Practical information

Practical information: 

  • Language: English.

  • Remarks/requirements: Guests are advised to wear lightweight, comfortable clothing, hiking shoes, and bring sunscreen, a hat and sunglasses. 

  • Walking information: This tour involves a minimal amount of walking for approximately 0.5 miles (0.8 kilometers) over dirt pathways and uneven surfaces in spots, with some steps to negotiate at the museum. 

  • Wheelchair accessible: No.