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| Bahia inglesa is not in Copiapo but in Caldera, Copiapo, Chile
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Reviewed 12 December 2018

On our way from the San Francisco Pass to Atacama, we decided not to try our luck with Copiapó hotels and headed straight for Bahía Inglesa, on the Pacific Coast. While definitely a pure tourist town, its restaurants and hotels offer seaside views, a relaxing...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank belliker
Reviewed 2 August 2018

Clean, attractive beach with lots of activities available. Restaurants and vars are quite overpriced however, recommend going to somewhere in nearby Caldera

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Dan L
Reviewed 21 June 2018

Worth a visit but looks better on the photos than in reality. White sand and aqua coloured water. A few kiosks selling silver jewelry from the local gem stones. As we were on a tight budget found Caldera a cheaper place to stay.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Sophia D
Reviewed 21 November 2017

I was greatly surprised when I discovered this place with my family, on vacation. It was so pleasant to know that we could enjoy that small paradise in a really peaceful way, a perfect option to avoid crowds. There the sand is really clear and...More

Date of experience: December 2016
3  Thank laurag0nzalezp
Reviewed 13 September 2017

the beach is nice, white sand and pretty -but cold- sea. but if you want to see a quaint town, this is not the place to go

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank 405fernandad
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

We drove from Santiago to San Pedro de Atacama and on the return found this amazing little town 5 minutes south of Caldera. We were originally planning on stopping for a bite to eat only but decided to stay as it was a great stopping...More

Date of experience: November 2016
2  Thank Brian S
Reviewed 23 November 2016

We went there in the spring (October), and it was totally dead, even on a Friday! Some restaurants were open, but all hostels were closed. Therefore there is nothing to do. I really don't recommend it outside the high season.

Date of experience: October 2016
4  Thank Mathilde L
Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

Tiny beach definitely worth visiting. We went from copiapo to caldera with a bus which departed from the buss terminal next to the Lider (supermarket) for 3.500 CLP. From Caldera we took a collectivo to 1.000 CLP to Bahia Inglesa.

Date of experience: May 2016
5  Thank elinesg2016
Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

Just down the road from Caldera is this gorgeous beach with its white sands and turquoise waters. This is the South Pacific so the water is COLD. Too cold for us to dip in in early April but several brave souls did! Amongst the sand...More

Date of experience: April 2016
4  Thank otolith
Reviewed 8 March 2016 via mobile

It's a small town, the main street is on the beach and has nice restaurants. Unfortunately there is litter in the water and it's very cold.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Rita Y
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