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Category: Cities, Local time: 10:06:02, Altitude: 2262m, Official WWW website:

Calama is a city in the Atacama Desert in northern Chile . It is the capital of El Loa province, which is a part of the Antofagasta region. It is situated on the Loa River, which is the longest river in the country. Currently, the city has a population of 145,000.

About Calama

Calama is one of the driest places in the world. The average rainfall amounts to only 5 mm per year. Calama is the gateway to the geological and archaeological wonders of Chile, e.g. Chuquicamata town, a village San Pedro de Atacama , Valle de la Luna, Licancabur volcano Museum R.P. Gustavo Le Paige , Los Flamencos National Reserve, a salt marsh Aguas Calientes, Tuyajto Lagoon, geyser El Tatio and Chiu-Chiu village. To reach these places, it is recommended to hire a car. The biggest tourist attractions in the city are probably the amusement park for small children, and the church del Parque El Loa.

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Calama offers a variety of accommodation facilities, e.g. the Sonesta Hotel, the Diego de Almagro Calama, and many other. There are plenty of restaurants in the town, e.g.the Savores de Chile and Muley. Shoppers may enjoy the shopping malls.


Calama is accessible by car or bus. The nearest airport Aeropuerto El Loa - Calama is located on the southern outskirts of the city.

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GPS: -22.4653, -68.9272
Altitude: 2262 m
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Last update: 2012-10-22 08:20:37

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The information has not been confirmed by the owner yet Pros: near the airport, flat surrounding area, sauna, forests, mild climate
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