Health

Emergency telephone numbers
  • Medical emergency: 131
  • Police: 133
  • Fire dept: 132

Practical information

Capital
Santiago
Major towns and cities
Valparaiso, Talcahuano, Concepción, Antofagasta
Official languages
Spanish
Population
16,7 million
Currency

Chilean Peso (CLP)
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Time zone
UTC -4  (-3 in summer)
Country code
+56 +area code +number of the person you are calling

Tourism & local way of life

Climate
Desert: arid in the north, mild in the centre, cold and damp in the south.
Best time to visit
October to March

Partenaires

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