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Old attraction, look rough

It's a place known as the beach of La Serena and as a walking place just in front of the sea... read more

Reviewed 1 March 2018
Pablo V
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Most scenic street in La Serena

If you're touring La Serena, start here. The lighthouse is over-rated but all in all it's a... read more

Reviewed 10 January 2018
Halifax, Canada
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Sparkling beaches, hot hotels and local restaurants line this city street.
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Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

It's a place known as the beach of La Serena and as a walking place just in front of the sea between La Serena and Coquimbo. It has around 6 miles long, some good restaurants, a bike lane and a long parking. But like many...More

Thank Pablo V
Reviewed 10 January 2018

If you're touring La Serena, start here. The lighthouse is over-rated but all in all it's a pleasant walk with beatiful views and opportunities for street photography. Restaurants and cafes abound.

Thank Shawnino
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Spent a pleasant time strolling along the sea front. Slightly out of season in Early November, so pretty quiet and not a wide choice of cafes to stop at. If you are thinking of staying in this area be sure to stock up in town...More

Thank LUCY S
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

We spent the weekend in La Serena and our accommodation was located right across the street from Avenida del Mar. We spent everyday walking several kilometres on this absolutely fantastic Avenue which is very well maintained and very clean. The view is spectacular and the...More

Thank LynnKruse
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Take a walk, a jog or a run along this 10 km beach. Nice restaurants and cafe every few hundred meters, bike rentals, and a quiet and wide sidewalk. The walk between the lighthouse and the port in Coquimbo last about an hour and a...More

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Reviewed 9 August 2017

We tried to go there on a Sunday, it was bumper to bumper with cars, must be a very popular spot for locals. We came back on Monday and it was deserted. Walking along the walk way was nice but I couldn't help but think...More

Thank MarcelandLucy
Reviewed 13 June 2017

We did not plan on going this way but I am sure glad that we did! The beaches were beautiful and it was a mainly local crowd so things felt less touristy. Don't get me wrong, it is still a beach and had its fair...More

Thank Ryan S
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Wide avenue for touring to the outlying areas. We passed through on a Sunday and there was little traffic at that time.

Thank Jude G
Reviewed 2 May 2017

The Avenue of the Sea is located in the most important tourist sector of La Serena. It begins at the Monumental Lighthouse of La Serena and extends for little more than four kilometers to the neighboring sector of Peñuelas in Coquimbo. There are some delightful...More

Thank Dan L
Reviewed 17 March 2017

The street has everything you need for the beach. It is not to busy at this time of year due to school having started. So it is great.

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