|Torres del Paine National Park. Photo: Pixabay|
Tourist Places in Chile
Its geography extends from parallel 17º29'57'' South Latitude down to the South Pole, offering varied climates and landscapes such as the immensity of the Desierto de Atacama (Atacama Desert), the driest in the World, where are located the World's largest Astronomical Observatories due to the clearness of its sky, the enigmatic Rapa Nui (Easter Island), the Andes Mountain Range, natural border between Chile and Argentina through almost all its extension, with big peaks where large Winter Sports Centers bring together sportsmen from all over the World, the beautiful Region de Los Lagos (Region of Lakes), Patagonia and all its wonders, the feared Cape Horn, end of the Americas and union of two Oceans, etc. The climatic diversity ranges from a subtropical climate in Easter Island to the cold of the Antarctic Province, for this reason, tourism in the southernmost region takes place mainly during the Spring/Summer season.
|Sunset in Viña del Mar, Central Chile. Photo: Pixabay|
The North and South Ice Fields, aside from their majesty, make Patagonia one of the World's largest fresh water reserves after the Antarctica. Patagonia is one of the main tourist destinations all over the World, especially the wonderful regions of Aysen and Magallanes y Antartica Chilena. Here you will be able to visit lots of beautiful places such as Parque Nacional Torres del Paine (Torres del Paine National Park), chosen "The Eighth Wonder of the World" by the travel portal Virtualtourist.com, of TripAdvisor Media Group, among more than 300 tourist places around the World with more than 5 million votes through Internet.
|Row of Moai, Rapa Nui (Easter Island) - Photo: Pixabay|
On the other hand, Tierra del Fuego (Land of Fire Island), south from the Strait of Magellan, is worldwide recognized by the excellent conditions that offers for the practice of Sport Fishing in its numerous lakes and rivers, all this amidst beautiful landscapes and virgin nature, almost untouched by human hand.
The Antarctic tourism, continent just two hours away by plane from Punta Arenas, where Chile keeps an important presence of collaboration, exploration and research, also registers a constant growth with companies that work towards the white continent by means of air and sea operations.
|Street of Santiago de Chile - Photo: Pixabay|
This Blog will be complemented regularly with new information, which I hope will be of great help for your trip. Thank you for your preference, Raul Silva M.