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Address: Camion Vecinal s/n, Isla Negra, Chile
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Description: This charming home of the famous Chilean poet overlooks the Pacific and...
This charming home of the famous Chilean poet overlooks the Pacific and contains unusual collections, the tuxedo he wore when accepting the 1971 Nobel Prize and the simple burial plot of Neruda and his wife.
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Isla Negra and Pablo Neruda Museum Day Trip from Santiago

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Is quite obvious but if you are a poetry lover you have to come to this place, is full of histories and amazing views, definitely a great place to go with family and enjoy the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 9, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Is quite obvious but if you are a poetry lover you have to come to this place, is full of histories and amazing views, definitely a great place to go with family and enjoy the rest of the day in isla negra

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Portland, Oregon
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

What an amazing adventure. We drove from Valparaiso and with minimal help from any technology (google or Apple maps are almost useless) we found ourselves at this lovely place in about an hour and 45 min. We took the highway there and backroads back, as long as you are up for a very curvy road the views are AMAZING I... More 

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Grimsby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

Very good audio presentation. Useful to understand poet better. Useful to soak atmosphere. Not suitable for disable as multiple levels.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

So fascinating to walk through a home once occupied by Neruda, the award winning Chilean poet and novelist. Really enjoyed the old pictures and personal memorabilia.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

Interesting house and history. Narrow stairs, smallish rooms, breathtaking views. We had difficulty following the taped narrative; perhaps our fault and not theirs, but took away time from fully appreciating the facility. Well cared for, good place for history buffs to visit.

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Viña del Mar
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

I went some days ago with my family and friends, we arrive around 12pm, and we had to stand in line for almost 2 hours. They do not have time tickets, and you have to wait in the line, in order to not loose your place. After the waiting, you are provided with an audio guide, to start the tour,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

This house was probably my favorite site during this trip to Chile. We drove from Santiago to Isla Negra on our way to Valparaiso. It took us about an hour to arrive. It was a cloudy saturday morning, so it wasn't crowded with tourists. We quickly got our tickets and were welcomed by a very very funny guy from staff.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

The location is nice enough but if you want to go to this place try to do it in the off-season (not Chilean Summer) as the queues are awful.When we went the queue was 2 hours. We arrived after midday and it was a weekend, so maybe it is also better earlier or on a weekday. It would be great... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

Pablo Neruda's Isla Negra home is located on the coast west of Santiago and south of Valapariso. Although it may require some effort to visit, it would be well worth your time to do so. The whimsical architecture, Neruda collections, i.e. nautical artifacts, and windswept oceanside location will brighten your day and put a smile on your face. One CON:... More 

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Mtl
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

If you love the Sea, as Neruda did, you cannot miss this visit. A house built by the Sea and dedicated to the Sea, overlooking a dramatic scenery on the Pacific Ocean. The visit to the house, is complemented with the beautiful the poet wrote there and many histories about the man, the house, and the objects in there. Unforgettable... More 

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