Is there an ATM in Punta de Choros?
There is no ATM in Punta de Choros. The closest one can be found in La Serena.
Some businesses in Punta de Choros use the Transbank system for payments, however we recommend you do bring cash, since not every place has it & the internet connection for the machines can be inconsistent.
How can I book a cabin?
After we confirm availability, all booking information will be sent to your email. A deposit of 50% of the total cost of your stay is required to secure your booking.
Is there a gas station in Punta de Choros?
There is NO gas station in Punta de Choros.
The closest one you can find as you exit north from La Serena. We recommend you to fill your tank before continuing your travel.
What cellphone signals reach Punta de Choros?
We have signal for Entel, Movistar and Wom.
How to get to Las Hualas by car.
Whether you come from the north or the south, you have to take route 5 (Ruta 5). About 80km from La Serena to the north you will find the exit towards the west: route D-110-C (the road is paved all the way to the entrance of Punta de Choros). At 22km you will pass through the beautiful Los Choros village, and at 42km you will get to Punta de Choros (about 40 minutes from route 5). After entering to the town, turn on the first street to the right, and at the end of this street you will find Cabañas Las Hualas.
Travel time from La Serena: 1hr 40min approx.
How to get to Las Hualas by bus
A transfer service from La Serena to Punta de Choros is available and must be booked in advance. Please contact Mr. Moyano: +56 9 89703499 to arrange a departure place and time.
La Serena has an airport (Aeropuerto La Florida) and is also reachable via bus.