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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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  • Place that you should visit if you go to La Serena, don't eat its rich papayas, goat cheese, sweet grapes as in no other place is cultivated, also on the trip you can visit the reservoir, the House of the poet Gabriela Mistral, the Observatory Mamalluca at night with their astronomical tour, and the well-known in the area
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  • Being surrounded by mountains, with stars by hand, is priceless. The warmth of the people, the possibility of horseback riding, night-time observations of the stars, and so many other things being so close to La Serena! It is worth doing the lug up there.
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  • The elqui Valley offers a disconnection of the world, it is a wonderful and quiet place, that peace feels really. In addition, there are different scenarios.
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