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“pisco elqui”(41 reviews)
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This beautifully landscaped valley is rumored to be linked with extraterrestrial activity throughout the years.
La Serena, Chile
+56 51 245 1917
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Casa Molle by Elqui River was exceptional. The Hotel is unique, high standards in each department. The food is among the best we had in Chile, the gardens are beautiful, the attention to detail & service is outstanding Overall a very special place

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank nutCork
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In my opinion, visiting th Elqui Valley is an exciting experience, wonderful places to visit, tasting delicious local food, seeing beautiful landscapes, above all visiting the museum about Gabriela Mistral, you can't miss it

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Patricia G
Reviewed 27 January 2019

We took a tour to the Elqui Valley via mini van so there were only about 6 of us in all. It was comfortable. The tour company was Mercador. This tour was pleasant and well organized. Be careful about tours to the Humboldt Penquin reserve...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank suzanochka
Reviewed 20 January 2019 via mobile

This valley is east of La Serena and is a must visit. Here, you are in the desert, but the valley is lush with vineyards and avacado trees, quite amazing. The villages are really quaint with artesians at each place and atmpospheric restaurants. Wine tours...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Wendy B
Reviewed 16 January 2019 via mobile

We booked accomodation for six nights. It was to much. Three days are enough. Nice places to visit but simple. Ofcourse you can drink a pisco sour in every place but there is not enough to do, only watching the beautiful stars at night.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank marti j
Reviewed 26 November 2018

The place offer the best grapes and a lot of shops who work with the local fruits, the pisco industry have the most important factories in the valley, and you can pay to see the complete process. Also you can eat in the solar restaurants,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank emiliocofre
Reviewed 20 November 2018

Elqui Valley is located in Coquimbo region, Chile This place is recognized for its landscapes and also because of the culture, monuments, different activities, vineyards, etc. How to get there? Is very easy get there, because you can travel by car, local transportation, tour. In...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank jmorenolobos
Reviewed 3 November 2018

I went to the Elqui Valley for a long weekend. From Santiago by car it takes about 5 hours to get to Coquimbo, through the 5 route and then 1 more hour to get to Pisco Elqui, located in the commune of Paihuano. I stayed...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank gasparcc3
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Well worth visiting - great insight into some of the history of the area & very beautiful scenery. Pisco making tour excellent.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Lisbeth1601
Reviewed 26 July 2018

It is nice to see the contrast between dry hills and vineyards. There is so much to see and do. Pisqueras, solar kitchens, small villages, horse riding around hills, observatories...We could easily spend 1 week there, but were short of time.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank _Darja_53
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14 April 2018|
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Response from steadyslack | Reviewed this property |
The drive is straightforward. I get vertigo and had no problems.
Carolyn S
8 October 2017|
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Response from Vale P |
you know those prices are in Chilean pesos, right? 😂😂
16 June 2015|
Response from Raimundo M |
No. It´s free.
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