Atacama Coastal Walk
3 hrs 30 min
Available all year
Visit the famous beach resorts El Laucho and La Lisera
See El Morro de Arica, a place the Chilean military used to its advantage during the Pacific War
Walk along the spectacular sandy mountains and visit the famous Cuevas de Anzota caves
Visit La Puntilla, where you may spot sea lions up close and plenty of local bird species too
Sand and sea lions
Drive from the pier and see the famous beach resorts El Laucho and La Lisera. See the beautiful El Morro de Arica's viewpoint. Enjoy panoramic views of the city, ocean and port. We’ll continue southwards on the coastal road to Corazones and Anzata. Walk along a sandy hillside that takes us to the coastal caves of Cuevas de Anzota. The path leads to La Puntilla – where you can breathe in the ocean air while photographing the great views and sea lions.
Requirements: It is recommended to wear trekking shoes, a hat, sunscreen and sunglasses.
Walking information: Flat pavedterrain and rough terrainwalkingoncobblestone, paved flat terrain.
Wheelchair accessible: No.
Included: 2 Bottles of mineral water.
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