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Playa la virgen

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Cute, cold beach

A bit over an hour from Bahía Inglesa. On your way back you can take a desert sand track exploring... read more

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
Hidden pearl of Chile Norte Chico Beaches

Lovely beach, around 1 hour from Bahía, you’ll need a car as there are no buses or etc. you’ll have... read more

Reviewed 10 December 2017
Artur A
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“Cute, cold beach”
9 Dec 2017
“Hidden pearl of Chile Norte Chico Beaches ”
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Caldera, Chile
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Reviewed yesterday

A bit over an hour from Bahía Inglesa. On your way back you can take a desert sand track exploring Pacific coastline and inland landscapes. Make sure you have enough gas. There are cabins at this beach, but this being a desert, it is a...More

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Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Lovely beach, around 1 hour from Bahía, you’ll need a car as there are no buses or etc. you’ll have to pay an entrance fee per car (5000CLP). The place is perfect for camping (15000CLP/night); you can rent cabanas as well (~50-70kCLP/night); there is one...More

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Claudio A, Gerente at Playa la virgen, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your visit You are welcome ever you want

Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

We went there with a rental car and it was a nice drive getting to the beach. Only the last 7K was a rough road but doable with a regular car. Parking on top of the hill is free and when we were there (during...More

Thank Leon034
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

It's nice enough. Spent a day there but nothing to write home about. Water is a bit dirty compared to nearby beaches. Sand is nice and there are nice wooden parasols to relax under. Some nice stray dogs might come join you. The main benefit...More

2  Thank 817jamieb
Reviewed 5 October 2016

One of the beat beached in the Region III of Chile, with turquoise water and white sand, the beach attracts the distant and weekend travelers!!

Thank Rishiraj S
Reviewed 9 March 2016

It was a beautiful day when I went, but the beach still felt a bit claustrophobic with all the people. The water was colder than further north (or south, surprisingly, near La Serena), and the waves were worse than at the beaches in Parque Nacional...More

Thank yannaik
Reviewed 15 February 2016

The beach here was excellent, we got a taxi from Copiapo here and paid 35 pesos. Great to spend the day here! white sandy beach

Thank HullSara18
Reviewed 11 February 2015

I had to take a taxi from Caldera (20 dollars) to get there, but it was totally worthy. Beautiful beach in the middle of the dunes and hills. White sand and turquoise water. No jellyfish and not crowded, I just loved it. Totally recommend people...More

Thank Andrevt
Reviewed 12 March 2013

We visited this beach on a sunny day, the water is blue and white sands, one of the best I have been to. Unfortunately we decided to have lunch in the restaurant above. The told us there is no menu, we both had fish with...More

2  Thank dbrowne78
Reviewed 26 August 2012

Really nice beach, but crowded at this time of year. Packed kind of crowded. Access road to get here is in poor condition. The water is swimmable, but cold.

Thank ryanar70
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