Arica y Parinacota Region in Chile
Arica products treemap, 2020

One of two provinces of Chile's northernmost region, Arica y Parinacota.

- Arica Province

Chacalluta International Airport (Aeródromo de Chacalluta Arica) is an airport serving the city of Arica, capital of the Arica Province in the northern Arica y Parinacota Region of Chile.

- Chacalluta International Airport

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The 1868 earthquake devastated the city, leaving it in ruins under the Morro de Arica.
Depiction of the Battle of Arica, 7 June 1880
The morro de Arica is one of the major attractions in the city
Morro de Arica.
The city view from Morro de Arica.
Arica's Customs Office (Aduana de Arica), built by the Peruvian Government after the 1868 earthquake
Chungará Lake
The port of Arica.

Arica is a commune and a port city with a population of 222,619 in the Arica Province of northern Chile's Arica y Parinacota Region.

The city's strategic position is enhanced by being next to the Pan-American Highway, being connected to both Tacna in Peru and La Paz in Bolivia by railroad and being served by an international airport.