Notable Building in Coquimbo

Cruz del Tercer Milenio

A cross between a holy pilgrimage site and theme park, this whopping 93m-high concrete cross can be clearly seen from La Serena’s beaches and makes for an outstanding lookout. The cross contains a museum (largely...

Viewpoint in Coquimbo

Fuerte Coquimbo

Also known as Fuerte Lambert, this former 19th-century fortification offers picturesque views over the bay from a rocky perch near the peninsula's northeast point. You can spy pelicans and other seabirds from one...

Seafood in Coquimbo

Terminal Pesquero

The fish market, located along the bay, offers a wealth of fresh seafood, and it's the best place to be around lunchtime.

Club in Coquimbo

Mi Bar Coquimbo

A reliable spot for catching live bands and DJ-spun grooves, with a mix of funk, soul, hip-hop, blues and jazz. The extra-large cocktails are legendary.

Bar in Coquimbo

El Europeo

A small, welcoming beer bar on lively Aldunate serves up craft brews, gourmet burgers (around CH$4000) and snacks.

International in Coquimbo

Puerto Brasas

Some excellent fish dishes, good parrilla (barbecued meat) and live music on weekends make this a solid choice, tucked among the bars of the Barrio Inglés.