Galvarino Tourism, Chile

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Galvarino is a Chilean town and commune (Spanish: comuna), part of Cautín Province, in the Araucanía Region. The town, named for the Mapuche warrior Galvarino, was founded on April 22, 1882 within the frame of the occupation of Araucanía by general Gregorio Urrutia, next to river Quillem as a fort of 2,500 m2 (26,910 sq ft). Its population come eminently from original Mapuche indigenous people. The area was colonized fundamentally by Swiss colonizers. The main economic activity is forestal activity, shown as great amount of the territory dedicated to production of forestal trees, like eucalyptus and pines.


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Facts and Stats for Galvarino*

  • Pollution Statistics in Galvarino

    Know the pollution level of Galvarino before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 85 (Very High)
    • Water Pollution 37.5 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 6.25 (Very Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 25 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 6.25 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 37.5 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 67.86 (High)
  • Galvarino: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Galvarino for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Galvarino.

    • Burglary and Theft 50 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 50 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 33.33 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 33.33 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 25 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 50 (Moderate)
  • Living in Galvarino - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 69.79 (High)
    • Pollution Index 61.17 (High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Galvarino

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Galvarino

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 6.66 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 26.65 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 66.62 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 48.63 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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