Nestled in the floor of a valley of the Rio Copiapo, north of Santiago near the Atacama Desert, Copiapo has historically been a gold and copper mining town, with copper mines operating still. Miners still roam this historic town. The best fares for flights to Copiapo can be found on the LATAM airlines website, where every passenger is valued and has access to the LATAM Pass perks and benefits as a frequent flyer.
Laguna Verde, Ojos del Salad, and Parque Nacional Nevado Tres Cruces are some of the exotic and breathtaking parks just waiting to be explored in the mountains around Copiapo. Throughout this town, Chilean, Fusion, and International cuisine abound, and you’ll have an opportunity to join in fun times with the friendly locals who frequent its many funky bars.
Travel tips for Copiapo
Call ahead to book a rental car at Chamonate Airport in Copaipo to make sure there is a vehicle available when you need it. Hotels also provide transportation to and from the airport and taxis are abundant everywhere in town. Fly to Copiapo today with LATAM for a genuinely satisfying and memorable experience in this gateway to the Atacama Desert.