Arica, located only 18 kilometers (11 miles) south of the border with Peru, is known as the “City of Eternal Spring” because of its pleasant climate. Arica is characterized by cultural, folk, ethnic and, also, by its historical past, highlighting the Chinchorro mummies, considered among the oldest in the world. It presents many attractions for those who enjoy the sun and good weather conditions throughout the year.
Bordering the Pacific Ocean, its coasts are ideal presenting several warm water beaches.
In its surroundings, you can find many attractions as for example the Lauca National Park that limits with Bolivia, the Mummy of Chinchorro, the Geoglyphs of the Valley of Lluta and one of the bastions of the War of the Pacific: the Morro de Arica.
You can add this destination in your tailormade tour or you can find it in these programs:
North of Chile Programs: