Beaches and resort
Avenida el Mar
Just 5 minutes from downtown, is one of the most attractive of her walks. Accessed by Avenida Francisco de Aguirre, Avenida Four Corners or Penuelas. Among its major beaches are El Faro, Los Fuertes, Mansa, Blanca, La Barca, 4 Corners, The Marina, The Fisherman, The Corsair, Hippocampus, Las Gaviotas, and Canto del Agua. Since most of them suitable for swimming and water sports. Overnight is one of the nicest places by tourists gathered for in it you can find excellent restaurants, pubs and clubs. It also has a wide range of tourist services as apart hotels, campsites, children's games and modern apartment buildings.
South of the city of La Serena you can visit, some of them white sands and warm waters of many beaches. Among the most attractive are: The Tacas, Playa Blanca, Puerto Velero, Totoralillo and La Herradura. They are also Guanaqueros and spas Tongoy IV region, where you will find various tourist services such as hotels, restaurants, craft fairs, tours, among others. Tongoy is the leading producer of oyster-central Chile.