Copiapó is a town in . It's a pleasant stop if passing by bus, overlooked by beautiful hills and surrounded by vineyards. Although located in the southern end of the Atacama desert, the area was once more lush oasis than now, reflected in the towns first name in 1744: San Francisco de la Selva, Saint Francis of the Jungle.

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or UDA is a university in . is situated 2 km west of Copiapó. Photo: Judebc, CC0.

Photo: Sfs90, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Our Lady of the Rosary Cathedral Also Copiapó Cathedral Is the catholic cathedral of the Diocese of Copiapó in . Photo: Sfs90, CC BY-SA 4.0.


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