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Arauco Destination Guide

Delve into Arauco in Chile!

Arauco in the region of Biobío with it's 24,659 residents is a place located in Chile - some 302 mi (or 486 km) South-West of Santiago, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Arauco

Local time in Arauco is now 08:27 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "America / Santiago" with an UTC offset of -3 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Valdivia, Temuco, Talca, Santiago, San Jose or San Carlos de Bariloche. While being here, you might want to check out Ramadillas and Arauco as well. We discovered some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Videos

Slackline Arauco city

02:44 min ( November 20, 2009 by RenatoLuengo)
Views: 206 - Rating: 5/5

Slackline en la playa de Arauco, primero en blanco y negro ninja, (video robado a los cabrosde zona 041 :D ) Después bruja y chino en la playa de Arauco

The reggeflay representando la tupi ft e...

03:47 min ( May 21, 2012 by SuperPanxitha)
Views: 48 - Rating: 0/5

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Playa de Arauco

00:15 min ( March 23, 2012 by pedroluengo2007)
Views: 15 - Rating: 0/5

Atardecer en la playa, cerca de Av. Prat

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Interesting facts about this location

La Imperial, Chile

La Imperial or Ciudad Imperial was a city founded by Pedro de Valdivia on April 16, 1552 and named in honor of the Emperor Charles V. It was abandoned on April 5, 1600 and destroyed as a result of the Mapuche Uprising of 1598 during the War of Arauco. The ruins were called Antigua Imperial. A city was refounded there in 1882 under the name Carahue.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -37.25, -73.32 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:1600 disestablishments, Chile geography stubs, Destroyed cities, Geography of Araucanía Region, Populated places established in 1552, Populated places in Cautín Province, Titular sees

Carampangue

Carampangue is a small town in Biobío Region, Chile. The town is approximately 50 kilometers south of the regional capital, Concepción, and a borders the towns of Arauco and Ramadillas. Carampangue is split by a highway, with the two parts respectively referred to by residents as Carampangue Viejo (old Carampangue) and Carampangue Bajo (lower Carampangue). This division is not legal or administrative – it just makes giving directions easier. The name Carampangue is Mapudungun for green Nalca.

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Located at -37.25, -73.32 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Arauco Province

Laraquete River

Laraquete River is a small river in Arauco Province, Bío Bío Region of Chile. Its sources are in the Nahuelbuta Range and they flow west to its mouth at the bay of Arauco and the foot of the hill of Andalicán where there is located the town of Laraquete.

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Located at -37.25, -73.32 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Geography of Bío Bío Region, Rivers of Chile

Laraquete

Laraquete is a Chilean town in Arauco, Arauco Province, Biobío Region. It is located at the mouth of the Laraquete River about 50 kilometers south of the Chilean city of Concepción. The town locally known for its tortillas that are served with shellfish by the "tortilleras. " The name Laraquete is Mapudungun for "big chin. " Laraquete has a population of 5000.

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Located at -37.25, -73.32 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Arauco Province

Marihueñu

Marihueñu or Marigueno is a large hill in the Nahuelbuta Range near the coast in the Lota commune of the Bío Bío Region of southern Chile. Its name is from the Mapudungun mari, "ten" and huenu, "heights". This height was within the Moluche aillarehue of Marigueno that lay between the Pacific Ocean and the lower reaches of the Biobío River north of the aillarehues of Arauco and Catirai.

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Located at -37.25, -73.32 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:Geography of Bío Bío Region