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Customer Travel Tips for Iquique

74% Avg. city rating Rated by 37 customers

Activities / excursions 79%

Restaurants / eating out 70%

Shopping 81%

Chilling out / relaxing 82%

Getting around / public transport 69%

Sightseeing 74%

Culture 68%

Nightlife / partying 68%

Value for money 74%

Customer Travel Tips for Iquique

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100% Avg. rating
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  • Value for money - 100%
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  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


02 Jan 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: sanboarding and surfing

Liked: beach

Disliked: no

71% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
71% Avg. rating


30 Jun 2016

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Beach / sunbathing

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Go paragliding!

Liked: Paragliding! Beach was nice too.

Disliked: No, except on El Niño year you may not get to scuba dive.

73% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
73% Avg. rating


05 Apr 2016

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Beach / sunbathing Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Have fun!

Liked: The beach and the weather

Disliked: The crowds at the beach

76% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 40%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
76% Avg. rating


04 May 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Work / volunteering

Customer Travel Tip: It's a great place to visit if the focus of the trip is surfing and other water and beach-centric activities.

Liked: Beatiful weather and beaches, and the city center has some beautiful buildings.

Disliked: Much of the city was fairly dirty, crowded, and run down.

51% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 40%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 20%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 40%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 40%
  • Getting around / public transport - 40%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 100%
51% Avg. rating


28 Jan 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: -

Liked: nice beach.

Disliked: -

64% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 40%
  • Nightlife / partying - 40%
  • Shopping - 80%
64% Avg. rating


03 Nov 2014

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing Shopping

Customer Travel Tip: Go to the beach and do paragliding

Liked: Paragliding

Disliked: Bad smell in the streets

71% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 40%
  • Shopping - 80%
71% Avg. rating


21 Aug 2014

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Eat fish in the mercado

Liked: The somehow more caribic atmosphere in the city than ib other chilean places

Disliked: Could be less cloudy

40% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 40%
  • Culture - 40%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 20%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 20%
  • Getting around / public transport - 40%
  • Nightlife / partying - 20%
  • Shopping - 60%
40% Avg. rating


10 Jul 2014

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing Romantic getaway

Customer Travel Tip: Go in the summer!

Liked: Has a lot of potential for a great getaway.

Disliked: Very dirty, ghost town in the winter, no one speaks english.

78% Avg. rating
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  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 60%
78% Avg. rating


09 Mar 2014

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Customer Travel Tip: paragliding

Liked: den strand und das paragliding

Disliked: gab nicht wirklich spannendes zu sehen

76% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 40%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
76% Avg. rating


05 Mar 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: stay longer then you planned

Liked: the beach and the weather

Disliked: nope

80% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
80% Avg. rating


28 Oct 2013

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing City break Shopping

Customer Travel Tip: Enjoy the beach

Liked: Loved Iqq

Disliked: Love Iqq

82% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 100%
82% Avg. rating


30 Jan 2013

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing

Customer Travel Tip: Save lots of money before you come and ALWAYS buy mineral water....

Liked: Its spacious, unique, and fun!

Disliked: Noise.!!

82% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
82% Avg. rating


15 Jan 2013

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: its worth doing a tour to some of the areas around Iquique, I.e number stone, pico oasis, geoglyphs.

Liked: Great weather, great beaches, easy to walk around, great plaza area.

Disliked: no

69% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
69% Avg. rating


29 Nov 2012

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Don't worry about a trip to Humbolt you can do it much cheaper on your own.

Liked: Things to do and weather

Disliked: It´s quite expensive

47% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 40%
  • Value for money - 40%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 20%
  • Getting around / public transport - 40%
  • Nightlife / partying - 40%
  • Shopping - 60%
47% Avg. rating


13 Nov 2012

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Romantic getaway

Customer Travel Tip: Skip Iquique and go to Arica

Liked: It's on the coast

Disliked: The restaurants were all average (except the sushi), there didn't seem to be a lot going on.

87% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 100%
87% Avg. rating


09 Nov 2012

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
City break Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Go to the ZOFRI

Liked: The beautifull beach and city

Disliked: The traffic

87% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 100%
87% Avg. rating


13 Sep 2012

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Time to relax at the beach.

Liked: Great relaxing place.

Disliked: Not too many excursions

91% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
91% Avg. rating


03 Sep 2012

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Do the paragliding= Iquique is famous as Chile's best place for paragliding! I had a blast!

Liked: Really nice, chill and quite beach town, I really enjoyed my time there!

Disliked: Nothing

100% Avg. rating
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  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


05 Jul 2012

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing Business / conference City break Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Customer Travel Tip: Just go and live the experience

Liked: Surf, eat, sleep, hostel, shopping without taxes

Disliked: no

69% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 40%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 20%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 100%
69% Avg. rating


25 May 2012

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing City break Partying / nightlife Shopping

Customer Travel Tip: Leave enough time to relax on the beach.

Liked: There is a very interesting ghost town about 1 hour and a half away. Easily accesible.

Disliked: Restaurants were absurdly expensive and usually closed.

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74% Avg. city rating Rated by 37 customers

Activities / excursions 79%

Restaurants / eating out 70%

Shopping 81%

Chilling out / relaxing 82%

Getting around / public transport 69%

Sightseeing 74%

Culture 68%

Nightlife / partying 68%

Value for money 74%

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