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Tarapaca

Get to know more about the Destination

The town on Tarapacá Valley is another attraction that the first region had to offer.

Located 29 kilometers east of Huara, in the town you can find historic vestiges from the Pacific War (Tarapaca was the old Peruvian Capital).

The Eleuterio Ramirez house and the San Lorenzo Church are some of the buildings from that time. The Church has a Leonardo Da Vinci paint reproduction.

Attractions

Interesting topography. Historical and religious attractions

Activities

Picnic, flora and fauna contemplation, photography.

Location

First region. Located 29 kilometers north of Huara and 102 kilometers northeast of Iquique.

How to get there?

Anywhere-Santiago: Airway

Santiago-Iquique: Airway (LanChile and Sky)

Anywhere-Iquique: Land route

Iquique-Tarapaca: Land route

When to go?

All year long.

Climate

Desert weather. The temperature oscillates between day and night time, and the summer rains are more frequently with a high media of 0,9 milimeters. The high media temperature is 24,4ºC and the lowest is 12,5ºC.

Services

Housing, food, transportation.

Surroundings

Huara, Acovinto giant cactus, Dragon Hill, Puchuldiza Geisers, Sol de Aura Hill geoglyphs, Iquique, Pica, Isluga Volcano National Park, Patache, Chillaiiza petroglyphs, Piragua, blanca Beach, Brava Beach, Chanavayita Beach, Los Verdes Beach, Yape Beach, Isluga town, Punta Gruesa, Loa River, Tarapacá, Enquelga springs.

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