Discover an array of attractions amid Vallenar’s desert beauty

Once you've wrapped up your meetings in downtown Vallenar, make time to explore this beautiful region. Conveniently located west of downtown on C-46, our Park Inn hotel gives you easy access to city attractions, beaches and gorgeous Atacama landscapes. Begin your adventure with a trip to the shores of Huasco or the blooming desert of Llanos de Challe National Park.

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Llanos de Challe National Park

27.68 mi / 44.54 km from the hotel
Home to one of the world’s rarest and most fragile ecosystems, Chile's national park is a treasure trove for nature lovers who want to see wild guanacos, massive cactus blooms and flamingos on the coast.

Las Campanas Observatory

33.18 mi / 53.4 km from the hotel
If you’re a serious astronomer, you can explore the night sky using some of the most advanced telescopes in the world at Las Campanas Observatory in the mountains of the Atacama Desert.

Faro de Huasco

23.67 mi / 38.09 km from the hotel
This 22-meter-high lighthouse has become a landmark on the coast of Huasco. Surrounded by green spaces and the sounds of the sea, the lighthouse is a favorite destination for both tourists and locals.

Centenary Olive Tour

16.3 mi / 26.23 km from the hotel
Stretching from Huasco to Freirina, this route lets you explore the many olive groves that dot the landscape and produce some of the best olive oil in the country.

Embalse Santa Juana

16.52 mi / 26.59 km from the hotel
Located on the Huasco River, this beautiful reservoir offers several footpaths that allow you to get close to the shore. Walk up the hill to take in views of the valley and the water falling over the dam.

Huasco

23.55 mi / 37.91 km from the hotel
Kick back with a trip to this coastal resort area, which is home to the sands of Playa Grande as well as a bustling promenade and the iconic Huasco lighthouse.

Tres Playitas

23.55 mi / 37.89 km from the hotel
Have fun in the gentle waves of Tres Playitas, an out-of-the-way beach where you’ll find crystal-clear water and fiery sunsets amid a serene atmosphere.

Alto del Carmen

25.75 mi / 41.44 km from the hotel
The rural village of Alto del Carmen welcomes visitors with its charming architecture, delicious food and scenic hiking trails through the Españoles Valley. For a taste of local flavor, sip a glass of pisco—a brandy made from grapes grown in the valley.

San Félix

35.2 mi / 56.65 km from the hotel
With the soaring Andes as a backdrop, San Félix has amazing vistas to go along with its historical plaza and church, making this village a great place to get away.