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The town of Chiu-Chiu was the obligatory town to sleep in for those who took the Camino del Inca to cover the route between Potosi and Cobija.
Today, it´s possible to find the San Francisco Church, National Monument since 1951 and one of the oldest in the country.
Anchaeological and anthropological interest zone.
Second region. Located 8 kilometers north of Lasana, 33 kilometers east of Calama and 248 kilometers northeast of Antofagasta.
How to get there?
Santiago-Antofagasta: Airway and land route, by Panamericana 5 North.
Antofagasta-Calama: Land route, by Route 25 CH. Airway.
Calama-Chiu Chiu: Land route (33 kilometers) Public and private transportation.
When to go?
All year long.
Desert weather. The temperature oscillates between day and night time, and the summer rain is more frequent with a high media of 3 milimeters. The high media temperature is 24,5ºC and the lowest is 17,1ºC.
Ayquina, Calama, Caspana, Chiu-Chiu, Cupo, Conchi Dam, Geyser del Tatio, Ayquina Church, Lasana, Chuquicamata, Ollague, Conchi town, Coska town, Lasana Pukara, Turi Pukara, Loa River, Ascotan Salar, Carcote Salar, Toconce, Aucanquilcha Volcano.
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Near touristic attractions
|Lasana Pucara||4,1 mi|
|Chuquicamata Coppermine||12 mi|
|El Loa and Calama||15 mi|
|Calama Archaeological Museum||19 mi|
|Loa Park||19 mi|
|Tatio Geysers||39 mi|
Destinations by Areas of Chile
- Atacama Desert and Altiplano
- La Serena, beaches and astronomy
- Valparaíso, Santiago and Vineyards
- Easter Island
- Lakes and Volcanoes District
- North Patagonia and Black Forest
- South Patagonia and Torres del Paine