El Norte Grande Travel Guide
Plan Your El Norte Grande Vacation
A land of rock and earth, terrifying in its austerity and vastness, El Norte Grande is one of the world's most desolate regions. Spanning some 1,930 km (1,200 mi), Chile's Great North stretches from the Río Copiapó to the borders of Peru and Bolivia. Here you will find the Atacama Desert, the driest place on Earth—so dry that in many parts no rain has ever been recorded.
Lodging in El Norte Grande is relatively inexpensive. Be warned that some accommodations that bill themselves as "luxury"... read more
The food of El Norte Grande is simple but quite good. Along the coast you can enjoy fresh seafood and shellfish, including merluza... read more
Things To Do in El Norte Grande
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