Lo Barnechea Tourism, Chile

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Lo Barnechea is a commune of Chile located in Santiago Province, Santiago Metropolitan Region. Most of the commune is mountainous and its inhabited areas are part of the northeasternmost section of Greater Santiago. It is home to some of Chile's fanciest neighborhoods (including La Dehesa, often associated with the nouveau riche), but also to very poor areas, such as Cerro Dieciocho. The largest international school in Santiago, International School Nido de Aguilas is located in the commune as are all of the capital's ski centers. The indigenous people of Lo Barnechea were called the Huaicoche in their Mapudungun language: Huayco, meaning flash flood, and che, for people.


Lo Barnechea in Chile awaits visitors! Discover the attractions, activities and accommodation in Lo Barnechea. A gripping city on its own right, Santiago also deserves a visit. Add Santiago to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Santa Lucia Hill, Barrio Bellavista, Costanera Center. To get to this city, remember that the nearest major airport is Arturo Merino Benítez International Airport. Tour packages of Lo Barnechea are of 1 to 2 days duration.

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Facts and Stats for Lo Barnechea*

  • Pollution Statistics in Lo Barnechea

    Know the pollution level of Lo Barnechea before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 84.24 (Very High)
    • Water Pollution 40 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 54.31 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 46.26 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 28.45 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 41.28 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 56.94 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • Lo Barnechea: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 51.17 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 57.72 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 54.03 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 50.35 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 54.25 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 64.58 (High)
    • Attacks 37.67 (Low)
    • Drug offense 49.49 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 72.22 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 39.57 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 34.06 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 26.17 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 61.07 (High)
  • Living in Lo Barnechea - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Lo Barnechea is 115.73 (High)

    • Safety Index 49.41 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 90.21 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 71.19 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 38.67 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 53.21 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 64.93 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 13.84 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 52.38 (Low)
    • 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 Lo Barnechea

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Lo Barnechea

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.16 USD
    • International Movie per seat 7.2 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 34.19 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 70.97 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 55.9 USD

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

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