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Playa La Herradura, Coquimbo

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Meet the locals at Playa La Herradura, featuring a wide stretch of soft sand ideal for hanging out with friends and family. The water is calm and not too deep, making this a great beach for kids and novice swimmers. If you get tired of splashing in the shallow sea, rent a kayak, go snorkeling, or join a volleyball game in progress. A lack of nearby restaurants means you should bring your own food and drinks. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Playa La Herradura by using our Coquimbo trip itinerary builder.
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  • Included in our tour, this is a very nice beach area with lovely views across the bay. Although it was a warm sunny day, there were very few beachgoers. We were informed of the damage caused by a tsun...  more »
  • There are so many beaches along this part of the Chilean Coast one never knows where one stops, the other begins. Located slightly south or the 'other side' of Coquimbo La Herradura ( remember the 'H'...  more »
  • Although the beach is very large, it's never too crowded. It's usually very quiet and calm, also because the beach hascin fact the shape of a horseshoe, which prevents the waves from becoming too stro...  more »