This is a day
of relaxation and revitalization in the mystical Valley of Cochiguaz,
a beautiful valley which is known as the new geo-magnetic centre
of the Earth. Beginning early in the morning the tour leaves La Serena to enjoy the scenic
drive through the Elqui Valley.
a narrow strip of very fertile land covered with plantations of
papayas and chirimoyas and vineyards. In stark contrast, this fertile
land is surrounded on both sides by mountains of desert like dryness
and thorny cacti.