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Playa Canelo

| route that connects to the community of the Quisco, Valparaiso, Chile
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Beautiful View of Valparaiso from this beach

We were driving from Santiago to Valparaiso for a day trip and our guide brought us here first, so... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2017
Jenni025
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Waterlooville, United Kingdom
Crowded public beach

Parking our rental car on a nearby city street (you pay later) we walked through the full parking... read more

Reviewed 28 January 2017
RizhaoBob
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British Columbia, Canada
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  • Excellent41%
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5 Dec 2016
“scenic drive”
11 Oct 2016
“Beautiful beach and forest”
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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| route that connects to the community of the Quisco, Valparaiso, Chile
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

We were driving from Santiago to Valparaiso for a day trip and our guide brought us here first, so that we could see the lovely houses and view over the harbour to the World UNESCO Heritage site. It was a great place to get into...More

1  Thank Jenni025
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Parking our rental car on a nearby city street (you pay later) we walked through the full parking lot, the lovely pine forest (big fallen cones to take home), carrying our picnic cooler (ignoring the "no picnic signs" as surely they mean no barbecues?) we...More

Thank RizhaoBob
Reviewed 6 December 2016

We were riding in a UBER Mecedes 500SL and did the whole coast line turning inland where the cracking plant is and continuing on to the highway to Santiago stopping in the wine country and enjoying some great wines. The drive along the coast was...More

Thank 40yrresidentMEMO
Reviewed 12 October 2016

When you approach the beach you can inmediately tell it's a unique place in the 5° region. To get to the beach, you have to cross through a beautiful forest that welcomes you with a moment of peace. The forest isn't so large but it's...More

Thank DecayedFox
Reviewed 19 May 2016

nice beach. I guess the water is never too warm there, but it cools you down nicely on sunny afternoon. beautiful surroundings aswell

2  Thank Kaspar K
Reviewed 27 January 2016

I just spent four days in Valparaiso and Vina del Mar. This beach is by far the best beach I've seen on the Valparaiso Vina del Mar coast. On a mid December afternoon the beach is not packed with people, but there are families, and...More

Thank 7,268
Reviewed 20 January 2016

The beach is amazing, but very tiny so this is difficult to take a rest. The main option to park is right in the entrance of the path that takes to the beach, it costs 600 CLP for each 30minutes.

1  Thank Sabrine S
Reviewed 13 November 2014 via mobile

This is the nicest beach in the area if you come with young children. The have a small shop where you can buy drinks and snacks.

Thank Daniel A
Reviewed 13 October 2012

Great swimming if you can stand the initial shock of the cold water and are careful about not hitting any hidden rocks when you run in (big waves) - tons of fun though, especially the banana boat ride and lots of vendors that are not...More

2  Thank carol_izzy
Reviewed 6 June 2012

It's a very nice place to visit, it's n6t 6n3y the tipical beach, you have hills coverd by woods and a soft white sand.

1  Thank cristian y
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Mariela Roxana S
Existe alguna poza natural cerca del canelo?
6 February 2017|
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Victor Daniel D
yo no conozco ese lugar , me encantaría poder hacerlo , lo que quiero saber si se puede acampar , donde y cuanto sale ?.. agradecere sus respuestas. saludos.
28 January 2017|
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Leonardo G
¿salen buses desde el canelo a Valparaíso?
25 January 2017|
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