This long strip of beach, characterised by its coarse sands and gentle waves, is located between Peru Avenue and Vergara ... More
This long strip of beach, characterised by its coarse sands and gentle waves, is located between Peru Avenue and Vergara Wharf. Proximity to the centre of Viña del Mar and the restaurant sector has made it highly popular among visitors. Sunbathe, cool off in the sea, or go for a walk. The best time for walking is at sunset, when you might well witness local anglers casting into the ocean. The pretty gardens behind the beach are also pleasant to walk in. Residents and visitors to tall apartment buildings on the other side of the road enjoy a privileged view of the cityscape from Valparaíso to Reñaca.
This is one of the city's principal icons. The curious timepiece was a gift from Switzerland in 1962, bestowed as
part of that year's World Cup celebrations, some matches of which were played in Viña del Mar. The clock ...
This impressive rock formation was recently declared a protected area of natural interest, mostly because of the incredible views of
Viña del Mar and Valparaíso that it affords. To reach the rocks, just take any bus along the coastal ...
Bordering Viña del Mar's industrial zone is this oasis of vegetation, covering an area of 40 hectares with more than
800 species of flora. Originally commissioned by nitrate baron Pascual Baburizza, and created by French landscape gardener George Dubois, ...