Things To Do in Arica y Parinacota Region


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Surf in Arica

Things To Do in Arica y Parinacota Region

Arica Known as the city of eternal spring, Arica is the most northerly city in Chile. It is packed with world-class waves and annual surf competitions featuring some of the world’s most famous surfers.   Where to surf Arica is most suited to advanced surfers. However, there are plenty of spots where beginners and intermediate riders can come and learn from the best. The gringo T... More info

Mountain Climbing and the Anzota Caves

Things To Do in Arica y Parinacota Region

Anzota Caves, a place which thousands of years ago was home to one of the first South American cultures is now a popular tourist spot in Arica. Read about our visit there and other things to do in Arica, Chile.   If I should pick my favorite city in Chile, it definitely wouldn't be Arica, but if I should pick the most beautiful ocean coast, then Arica is without doubts sitting on the first ... More info

Shrimp Valley

Things To Do in Arica y Parinacota Region

At the northern end of our country, in the Arica and Parinacota region, we find the Camarones (Shrimp) Valley. This destination stands out for its rich culture that we find in all its celebrations of festivals and carnivals, interesting valleys and villages and several archaeological sites that are interesting to know.   Shrimp is attractive for its geography. This area that is part of Aric... More info

The Morro and the Historical Museum

Things To Do in Arica y Parinacota Region

The Museum of History is a fun, educational, and interactive experience designed for people of all ages.    Explore, discover, and learn about the natural habitats of the area and impacts of natural and human forces through hands-on displays, activities, and events. This destination museum is located in the heart of Morro Bay State Park with panoramic views of the bay, sand dunes, ... More info

The Missions Route

Things To Do in Arica y Parinacota Region

Come and discover the beauties of the highlands on a tour of ancient roads that reveal more than 30 colonial churches. Get to know the natural heritage that will transport you in the history of the indigenous communities.   Enter the footprint of the Chinchorro culture, which starts in the town of Socoroma until Esquiña in a procession of more than 40 km. Take a break, and enjoy the ty... More info

Surf in Iquique

Things To Do in Arica y Parinacota Region

Iquique Iquique is one of the most popular northern cities in Chile. Filled with adventure, many people come to visit for its historical landmarks, cultural festivals, and for activities such as surfing and paragliding. Iquique is well-known to have excellent waves for surfing and bodyboarding.   Playa Cavancha has everything you would want in a beach. During the summer months, the beach d... More info

The Morro of Arica

Things To Do in Arica y Parinacota Region

Arica could not exist without its morro as Chile could not exist without the Pacific. By tradition, this headland is the last territorial boundary in Chile. It is a worthwhile experience to visit it. History goes that during the War of the Pacific (1879-1880) the morro de Arica was taken by Chilean troops in a heroic deed after only one hour of fighting against the Peruvian-Bolivian army. This ... More info