Punta Arenas

Punta Arenas is the regional capital of the Magallanes y Antártica Region, in , one of the southernmost cities in the world. It's the largest city in Chilean Patagonia, and has developed into a tourist center in far southern America rivaling Ushuaia.
Photo: W. Bulach, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Castle
Photo: Maclemo, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Historic building
Photo: Manxuc, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Museum
Photo: Kinuxo, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Church
The Sacred Heart Cathedral Cathedral also called Punta Arenas Cathedral and Sacred Heart of Jesus Parish, is a religious building of the Catholic Church which has a Renaissance tower that is dedicated to the order of the Salesians. Photo: Robert Cutts, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Punta Arenas

Latitude
-53.1626° or 53° 9' 45.2" south
Longitude
-70.9078° or 70° 54' 28.2" west
Open Location Code
37RFR3PR+XV
Population
131,000
IATA airport code
PUQ
United Nations Location Code
CL PUQ
Elevation
30 metres (98 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 181356942
Geo­Names ID
3874787
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Also Known As

  • Abkhazian: Пунта Аренас
  • Achinese: Punta Arenas
  • Afrikaans: Punta Arenas
  • Akan: Punta Arenas
  • Amharic: ፑንታ አሬናስ
  • Arabic: Punta Arenas
  • Arabic: بونتا أريناس
  • Aragonese: Punta Arenas
  • Armenian: Պունտա Արենաս
  • Asturian; Bable: Punta Arenas
  • Aymara: Punta Arenas
  • Azerbaijani: Punta-Arenas
  • Basque: Punta Arenas
  • Bavarian: Punta Arenas
  • Belarusian: Пунта-Арэнас
  • Belarusian: Пунта Арэнас
  • Bengali: পোন্টা আরেনাস
  • Breton: Punta Arenas
  • Bulgarian: Пунта Аренас
  • Catalan: Punta Arenas
  • Cebuano: Punta Arenas (kapital sa rehiyon)
  • Cebuano: Punta Arenas
  • Chinese: Punta Arenas
  • Chinese: 潘他阿里拿斯
  • Chinese: 蓬塔阿雷納斯
  • Chinese: 蓬塔阿雷纳斯
  • Croatian: Punta Arenas
  • Czech: Punta Arenas
  • Danish: Punta Arenas
  • Dimli: Punta Arenas
  • Dinka: Puntarenas
  • Dutch: Punta Arenas
  • English, Old (ca.450-1100): Punta Arenas
  • Esperanto: Punta Arenas
  • Estonian: Punta Arenas
  • Finnish: Punta Arenas
  • French: Punta Arenas
  • Georgian: პუნტა-არენასი
  • German: Punta Arenas
  • Greek: Πούντα Αρένας
  • Guarani: Punta Arenas
  • Gujarati: પુન્ટા એરેનાસ
  • Haitian; Haitian Creole: Punta Arenas
  • Hebrew: פונטה ארנס
  • Hindi: पुन्टा एरेनास
  • Hungarian: Punta Arenas
  • Icelandic: Punta Arenas
  • Iloko: Punta Arenas
  • Indonesian: Punta Arenas
  • Italian: Punta Arenas
  • Japanese: プンタ・アレーナス
  • Kalaallisut: Punta Arenas
  • Kannada: ಪಂಟಾ ಅರೆನಾಸ್
  • Kirghiz: Пунта Аренас
  • Korean: 푼타아레나스
  • Lao: Punta Arenas
  • Latin: Promontorium Arenosum
  • Latvian: Puntaarenasa
  • Lithuanian: Punta Arenasas
  • Malay (generic): Punta Arenas
  • Marathi: पंटा एरेनास
  • Min Nan Chinese: Punta Arenas
  • Mongolian: Пунта Аренас
  • Norwegian: Punta Arenas
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Punta Arenas
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Punta Arenas
  • Novial: Punta Arenas
  • Occitan (post 1500); Provençal: Punta Arenas
  • Ossetian; Ossetic: Пунта-Аренас
  • Persian: پونتا آرناس
  • Piemontese: Punta Arenas
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  • Portuguese: Punta Arenas
  • Quechua: Punta Arenas
  • Romanian: Punta Arenas
  • Russian: Пунта-Аренас
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  • Schwyzerdütsch: Punta Arenas
  • Scots: Punta Arenas
  • Serbian: Пунта Аренас
  • Serbo-Croatian: Punta Arenas
  • Sinhalese: පුන්ටා ඇරීනාස්
  • Slovak: Punta Arenas
  • Slovenian: Punta Arenas
  • Spanish: Punta Arenas
  • Swedish: Punta Arenas
  • Tamil: புண்டா அரேனஸ்
  • Tatar: Пунта-Аренас
  • Telugu: పుంటా ఎరీనాస్
  • Thai: ปุนตาอาเรนัส
  • Turkish: Punta Arenas
  • Ukrainian: Пунта-Аренас
  • Urdu: پونتا آریناس
  • Venetian: Punta Arenas
  • Vietnamese: Punta Arenas
  • Vlaams: Punta Arenas
  • Volapük: Punta Arenas
  • Waray (Philippines): Punta Arenas
  • Welsh: Punta Arenas
  • Western Mari: Пунта Аренас
  • Western Panjabi: پونتا اریناس
  • Wu Chinese: 蓬塔阿雷纳斯
  • Yiddish: פּונטא ארענאס
  • Yue Chinese: 潘他阿里拿斯
  • Zhuang: Punta Arenas
  • Magallanes
  • Ponta Arenasos

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