Bahia Inglesa (English Bay)

  • Bahia Inglesa (English Bay)

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  • Bahia Inglesa (English Bay)

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Bahía Inglesa

It is a small holiday resort known for its white sand beaches and warm, calm waters. Its name remembers an English corsair named, Edward David, whose ship reached this coast in 1687. The beach is approximately 12 kms long.

Regarding accomodation, there are several options like cabins, campsites, houses, and hotels in Bahía Inglesa to be rented throughout the season. The local gastronomy is primarily based on seafood, the main varieties being oysters, flounders, and albacores. The most important restaurants and services are located in Caldera, just a couple of miles from the locale.

To get to Bahía Inglesa you must first get to  Copiapó, either renting a car or buying a plane ticket. From Copiapó you can also rent a car to get to this beach.

Basic Information

Location : Atacama Region, 80 km (50 mi) northeast of Copiapó. 6 km. (3.75 mi) south of Caldera.

When to go : Year-round.

Attractions : Beaches, culinary tour.

How to get there . From Santiago to Copiapó by airplane, public transportation or car. From Caldera by way of the Desierto de Atacama Airport, located 20 kms. south of the city of Caldera and 60 kms. from Copiapó. From Copiapo to Bahia Inglesa take the Panamerican Highway to the northeast, after 66 km there is a 6 km detour to Bahia Inglesa.

Services : Food, lodging, transportation, roads, restaurants.


Hotels in Bahia Inglesa (English Bay)

Here you can see a list of accomodations in Bahia Inglesa (English Bay). To see a full list, visit our Hotel guide in Bahia Inglesa (English Bay).

  • Hotel Rocas De Bahia

    El Morro 888, Bahía Inglesa, Chile, 1570000, Bahia Inglesa (English Bay)

    Hotel Rocas De Bahia

    Hotel located at Bahía Inglesa, a small paradise in front of the sea and near Puerto de Caldera , where there are the most beautiful…

    From:CLP $74.500

Activities in Bahia Inglesa (English Bay)

This is a list of some activities you can do in Bahia Inglesa (English Bay)

  • Kayaking

    Kayaking

    If you want to take matters into your own hands and sail at your own pace, don’t miss the chance to do kayaking. Marvel at the…

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