Casa Solar de los Madariaga
Museo Gabriela Mistral
The town's landmark Museo Gabriela Mistral, between Riquelme and Baquedano, is a tangible eulogy to one of Chile's most famous literary...
Museo Entomológico y de Historia Natural
Crawling with color and antennae, this museum specializes in insects and kaleidoscopic butterflies, but also has fossils, stuffed birds...
For those seeking some action, Elkinatura rents bikes (CH$1500 per hour) and offers tours, horseback rides, rappeling excursions and...
Yo y Soledad
Fight off those lonely bugs at the town's popular bar. The fireplace on chilly winter nights makes it a popular spot to hole up.
Club Social de Elqui
Enthusiastic waiters usher passing travelers into this upmarket courtyard restaurant, or into its posh side rooms that are laden with...
Av Gabriela Mistral 683 · interesting places nearby
Casa Solar de los Madariaga information
Dating from 1875, and looking good for it, the adobe mansion with a few leafy patios contains furnishings and artifacts from an influential family who made its money exporting chinchilla. Two of the rooms are available for rent.