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Casa de Isla Negra, Isla Negra

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Built on a rocky headland overlooking the ocean, Casa de Isla Negra commemorates the life and work of this world-famous poet. The residence features a ship-like interior and a number of eccentric collections, including a huge number of shells in the "Under the Sea" room. Watch the short video about Neruda's life in the lobby. Walk under the low ceilings, through narrow passageways, and across the creaking wooden floors of the rooms decorated with ship figureheads, maps, ships in bottles, masks, and wooden carvings from all over the world. See the huge tusk of a narwhal, which Neruda brought from Norway. Enter the master bedroom, and notice how the bed faces windows with a clear view of the ocean. Neruda lived in the house with his third wife, and the claim that this was his favorite residence is supported by the fact that both spouses were buried here. For Casa de Isla Negra and beyond, use our Isla Negra travel itinerary maker to get the most from your Isla Negra vacation.
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  • If you are by Valparaiso or by Santiago of Chile not let of visit the House of Pablo Neruda in island black. From Valparaíso you can take a bus, depart every 45 minutes. The trip takes two hours and leaves you very close to the House. On Monday the House does not open. The entry comes out approximately 7000 Chileans and schedule. We had to wait an hour and half, enough time for lunch in the beautiful restaurant facing the sea of the House - Museum. I recommend eating eel, famous for being the favourite fish of Neruda. The visit lasts about an hour, you get audio, it's exciting.
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  • The House is very nice, seeing all that I collect is very interesting, the beach (not suitable for bathroom) which is in front is beautiful!
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  • 3 houses museums that exist in Chile Neruda, this is without a doubt the best. Missed the tour by the interior and then by them outside of the House, where is the tomb of Pablo and Matilde... facing the sea. After vale get is up to the beach and enjoy of a landscape charming. A very quiet place. If you return I'd like to stay a couple of days.
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