"Calama, the mine area base for Atacama" Calama by jlvillalba

Calama Travel Guide: 13 reviews and 12 photos

Desert and alive funny town

Full of shops, real chile of the Atacama culture.
Pude ver un tipico pasacalles al estilo carnaval boliviano, gran cantidad de chilenos que trabajan en las minas, buena gente cargada de interesantes historias

Aeropuerto del Loa Calama

4 flights a day to Santiago.
Flights to Antofagasta and Arica also

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:less touristic than San Pedro
  • Cons:No train to Uyuni
  • Last visit to Calama: Aug 2004
  • Intro Updated May 9, 2016
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