Government : Democratic Republic
Capital : Santiago
Area : 756 950 km²
Population : 16,4 million
Official languages : Spanish
Currency : Peso
Vaccines and health
No mandatory vaccinations for travellers.
For adults, don't forget your vaccinations: Tetanus, Polio, Hepatitis A & B, Typhoid, Meningitis A & C and for those people at risk: Tuberculosis, Rabies.
For children, don't forget the vaccinations: Diphtheria, Tetanus, Whooping Cough, Polio, Tuberculosis, Measles, German Measles, Mumps, Hepatitis A & B, (1, long stay), Typhoid (1, long stay for those over 5 years old). Meningitis A & C (1, long stay for those over 18 months).
In Chile, you must be warned about AIDS, Amebiasis, Ascaris, Hepatitis A & B, Leishmaniasis, Poisonous Fish, Snakes, Scorpions, Spiders, Polio, Chagas, Disease (1, trypanosomiasis), Cholera, Rabies, Sexually transmitted diseases, Tetanus, Tuberculosis, Typhoid.
When to go ?
All time of the year is good to visit Chile.
Visas and diplomacy
For all information, please contact your embassy or the Chilian consulate.
Food and drinks
No hygienic problems in restaurant, markets and shops. Avoid tap water drinkable. Better to consume local bottled water : Panamavida, Vital ...
Best places to go
The Plaza de Armas in Santiago which is a central plaza features famous monuments, La Chascona (1, Pablo Neruda's Home), the Museum of Pre-Columbian Art, the Cerro Santa Lucia, a natural, 230 foot hill who's offerering a panoramic views of the city, La Serena, one of the first town of Chile fouded by the Spanish, the National Park of Puyehue, one of the most famous of the country and the Easter Island (1, Rapa Nui).
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