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Valle del Elqui, La Serena

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Take a tour of Valle del Elqui to learn about the region's culture and observe the natural beauty of Chile. See the childhood home of the nation's first Nobel Laureate, Gabriella Mistral, after learning about her life at the museum dedicated to her. The region grows fruits and grapes used in winemaking, as well as Chile's most popular liquor, pisco. While touring through the valley, stop at one of the pisco distilleries to learn more about the production. Visit the Elqui River dam and get an even better view of the spectacular landscape. Make Valle del Elqui part of your personalized La Serena itinerary using our La Serena tourist route planner.
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  • We found plenty of places to visit in the Valle del Elqui. Pisco Elqui at the top if the valley is a must see. The town is tidy,has a great range of barrel aged and fruit soaked pisco products along w...  more »
  • Superb... much to explore... and learn from gabriela mistrallll... as the pisco is made and visit the productivosss processes
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  • It is a wonderful place with a charming landscape. The idea is take all the commune of Paihuano since is wonderful. Much sun and heat during the day, the photoprotection is elementary if not are want to suffer of a heatstroke. There is accommodation for all tastes. When was more young us stayed in the Rancho Rodriguez (camping) in Pisco, that is party secured and now chose them cabins Caballieri that is rest assured with a zone of pool divine.
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