Tourist Information in La Serena


Excellent tourist info shelled out from this office by the Plaza de Armas. During summer, the municipal tourist office runs an information kiosk by Iglesia La Merced.

Tourist Information in Huasco

Tourist Office

Helpful office in the former train station near the main plaza. Can advise on attractions in the area, including good roads for seeing desert blooms if you're here at the right time (June to October).

Tourist Information in Reserva Nacional Pingüino de Humboldt

Conaf Station

Bad weather and high waves can occasionally prevent boat trips: call the Conaf station to check conditions before leaving.

Tourist Information in Caldera

Oficina de Turismo

The tourist kiosk, on the north side of the plaza, has limited info in Spanish only, although staff are friendly.

Tourist Information in Copiapó


The well-run tourist office on the main plaza gives out a wealth of materials and information in English.

Tourist Information in Copiapó


Has information on regional parks, including brochures in English about Pan de Azúcar.