Central Chile is a region of Chile. Climate In central valleys the climate is essentially Mediterranean. This kind of climate is characterized by warm to hot, dry summers and mild to cool, wet winters.
Popular in Central Chile
Santiago is the capital and economic center of Chile.
Valparaíso is a city of around 300,000 on the Pacific coast of Central Chile.
In Central Chile
Viña del Mar is in Central Chile and is a beach resort town close to Santiago de Chile.
Portillo is a ski resort in Central Chile. It is located close to the Argentine border and the actual skiing area runs right across the serpentine road to Mendoza.
Talca is in Central Chile. It is the capital of both Talca Province and Maule Region.
Parque Nacional Radal Siete Tazas is in the central portion of Chile.
Vilches is in Central Chile. Altos de Lircay national reserve.
Algarrobo is a town and popular summer destination on the central coast of Chile.
Reñaca is a city to the north of Viña del Mar in Central Chile This small beach town is a popular destination for Santiaguinos and Argentines from Mendoza in the summer months of Jaunary and February.
Quintay is a village in Central Chile. Easily done as a daytrip from Santiago or Valparaíso.
About Central Chile
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- Location: Chile, South America
- Latitide of center: 34° 12' (34.2°) south
- Longitude of center: 71° 6' (71.1°) west
- Average elevation: 53 meters (174 feet)
Maps of Central Chile