Chile

South America

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About Country

Capital
Santiago
Population
Approximately 19.1 million (2021 estimate)
Population Density
25.3 people per square kilometer
GDP
$298.5 billion (2019 estimate)
Language
Spanish is the official language
Currency
Chilean peso
National Dish
Chilean cuisine includes a variety of dishes such as empanadas, pastel de choclo (a type of corn casserole), and cazuela (a stew made with meat, vegetables, and potatoes)
Religion
Christianity is the predominant religion, with Roman Catholicism being the largest denomination
Climate
Chile has a diverse climate, ranging from the Atacama Desert, one of the driest places on Earth, to the temperate climate of the central valley, to the cold and rainy climate of the southern regions
Main Industries
Copper mining, agriculture (grapes, avocados, and apples), forestry, and fishing
Level of Development
Chile is considered a high-income economy and is one of the most prosperous countries in Latin America, with a human development index (HDI) ranking of 42 out of 189 countries (2020)
Area
Approximately 756,102 square kilometers

From the towering peaks of the Andes ⛰️ to the sparkling shores of the Pacific 🏖️, Chile 🇨🇱 is a country of breathtaking natural beauty. Savor the rich flavors of world-class wines 🍷 and immerse yourself in the vibrant culture of this South American gem. Start your Chilean adventure today!

Chile is a long and narrow country located in South America, bordered by Peru to the north, Bolivia to the northeast, Argentina to the east, and the Pacific Ocean to the west. The country has a diverse landscape that includes the Atacama Desert, the Andes Mountains, and the Chilean coast.

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  • Antofagasta, Chile
  • Atacama Desert, Chile
  • AysĂ©n, AysĂ©n Region, Chile
  • Chile, Chile
  • ConcĂłn, Chile
  • ConguillĂ­o Lake, Melipeuco, Chile
  • Easter Island, Chile (1)
  • Easter Island, Chile
  • El Yeso Dam, Chile
  • Laguna LejĂ­a, San Pedro de Atacama, Chile
  • Las Condes, Chile
  • Muelle De Las Almas, Rahue, Chonchi, Chile
  • Patagonia chilena, Chile
  • PetrohuĂ© Waterfalls, Puerto Varas, Chile
  • Providencia, Santiago, Chile
  • Puerto Varas, Chile
  • Putre, Arica y Parinacota, Chile
  • Salar de Atacama, Chile
  • Salto del Laja, Puente Alto, Chile
  • San Pedro de Atacama, Chile (1)
  • San Pedro de Atacama, Chile, Llama
  • San Pedro de Atacama, Chile
  • Santiago, Chile (1)
  • Santiago, Chile
  • Sky Costanera, Santiago, Chile
  • Templo Bahá'Ă­ de SudamĂ©rica, Santiago de Chile
  • Torres del Paine National Park, Chile (1)
  • Torres del Paine National Park, Chile
  • Torres del Paine, Torres de Paine, Chile (1)
  • Torres del Paine, Torres de Paine, Chile (2)
  • Torres del Paine, Torres de Paine, Chile
  • ValparaĂ­so, Chile (1)
  • ValparaĂ­so, Chile (2)
  • ValparaĂ­so, Chile

Main Attractions

Some of the main tourist attractions in Chile include:

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    Easter Island: a remote island in the Pacific Ocean that is known for its mysterious Moai statues.

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    Atacama Desert: one of the driest places on Earth, with unique geological formations and stunning landscapes.

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    Patagonia: a region in the southern part of Chile that is known for its rugged mountains, glaciers, and pristine wilderness.

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    Valparaiso: a colorful coastal city known for its historic architecture, street art, and vibrant culture.

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    Chilean Wine Country: Chile is known for its high-quality wines, and many vineyards offer tours and tastings.

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    Torres del Paine National Park: a popular destination for hiking and outdoor enthusiasts, with stunning mountain vistas, glaciers, and lakes.

These are just a few examples of the many attractions that Chile has to offer. Chile is also known for its political stability and relatively low crime rate, making it a safe and welcoming destination for tourists.

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