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Travel to Chile

Chile is a country located in South America of startling contrast and extreme beauty.

The Coat of Arms of Chile. Condor is the most significant bird of prey from the Andes and the huemul the most singular and rare mammal of the chilean territory.

The Atacama desert is the driest desert in the world.

Desertflower, itīs look like a miracle; almost a surreal vision, a painterīs dream.

Valley of the Moon in Atacama desert is one of the most visited attractions by tourists in San Pedro.

Chuquicamata mine, is the largest open pit copper mines in the world.

Elqui Valley is located in the 4th region. This region specializes in the cultivation of papayas and pisco productions.

Tololo astronomical observatory in the 4th region.

Valparaiso is a Port with history. The mixture of its hills with narrow steep streets, colorfull houses and elevators offered at sunset of the Pacific Ocean is a scenary that makes this city unique.

Easter Island or Rapa Nui, is the most oriental island of Polynesia.Itīs famous for its 887 extant monumental statues called "Moai", created by the early Rapa Nui people.

Viņa del Mar,known as "The Garden City", itīs considered the tourist capital of Chile (13 beaches). Seat of the International Song Festival. The famous flower clock, Vergara Pier and to enjoy an amusing ride around the city on a horse driven carriage.

Santiago,is the capital and the largest city of Chile, with over 5.000.000 people.You can find almost everything you need in this city like hotels, museums, universities, discos, pubs, a modern subway, malls, theather, international and national airport and more.

The Chilean vineyards have gained world-wide fame and prestige thanks to the quality of the wines and the variety of stocks.

Villarrica Lake.

Calafquen Lake.

Puyehue Lake.

Todos los Santos Lake

Ranco Lake.

Rupanco Lake.

Torres del Paine, is a small but spectacular mountain group in Torres del Paine National Park in Chilean Patagonia. Itīs located 400 Km. (244 miles) North of Punta Arenas.Itīs a magical scenary.

Chilean Antarctica is well known like "The White Continent" is located 990 Km to the South of Punta Arenas and its the largest inhabited location is Villa las Estrellas. Some of the species that can be found in Chilean Antarctica are the blue Whale, killer whales, sea elephant, seal of Weddell, Antarctic wolf fine, penguins, and other species.

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