Arica offers many attractions, both tourist and business stays. Knowing enjoy and enhance your visit is our responsibility. Europcar offers the best experience in your car rental in Arica, delivering the best service, with customized solutions, a variety of models, colors and markings, flexibility, coverage and speed in their care.

 You can lease your car in Arica in the city center in Chacabuco 602, Ph. (58) 2578 500 and if you arrive by plane, Chacalluta Airport, Ph. (58) 2578 510 you can also find another of our branches.

 

RECOMMENDED ROUTES - EXPLORE ARICA AND AROUND BY CAR

CODPA:

Located 111 km from Arica, belongs to the community of Camarones.

This valley is known for being very quiet, and lets you DISCONNECT, and does not reach nearly any signal.

Codpa is surrounded by gorges and hot springs areas also notable for the amount of candelabra cactus. Is to watch the beautiful sunset and the starry night.

Pintatani is a wine of a unique strain in Chile it found in Codpa, their harvest festival in May attract large numbers of tourists.

 

TOWN OF PARINACOTA:

Located 181 km. of Arica, in the commune of Putre.

In this town stands the church of Parinacota, national monument, which was built in the seventeenth century, with walls of stone and mud, has some beautiful murals.

Parinacota is Lauca National Park, noted for its scenery, hot springs, flora and fauna, besides its Chungará Lake, where you can stay, walk your trails and admire the Pomerape and Parinacota volcanoes.

   

PUTRE:

Located 125 km from Arica.

It is noted for its architectural beauty and its traditional cuisine.

SURIRE SALT FLAT:

Located 195 km. of Arica.

It is a national monument, where you can see different rheas and kin of the flamingos, along with a large number of birds.

   

SAN MIGUEL OF AZAPA:

It is 5 km from Arica, a path of beautiful landscapes.

This valley is known for producing tropical fruits, olives, olive oil and flowers.

It also has a great archaeological power, and you can soak up the culture of the descendants of the first black slaves arrived in Chile.

 

 

KEY DATA

Climate Issues

 

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May

Jun

Jul

Aug

Sep

Oct

Nov

Dec

Temperature High Average

26

26

25

23

21

19

19

18

18

20

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24

Temperature Minimum Average

20

20

18

17

15

14

13

14

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15

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18

Relative Humidity

69

70

70

72

73

73

74

75

74

73

71

70

Sunshine Hours

8

9

8

8

6

5

4

4

5

7

8

8

Amount Rainfall

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Rainy Days

1

0

1

0

0

0

1

0

0

0

0

0

 

What to see in Arica?

Morro de Arica

Las Machas Beach

El Laucho Beach

Cathedral of San Marcos

Arica Morro History Museum

La Lisera Beach

Chinchorro Beach

Museum of the Sea

Pedestrian May 21

Municipal Theatre of Arica

Old locomotive

Cristo de la Concordia

Market Arica

Square of Arica

Colón Museum of Site 10

 

Festivals and Ceremonies

  • Harvest Festival of Codpa
  • Carnival Putre 

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