Pisco Elqui Tourism, Chile

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Pisco Elqui is a Chilean village (pueblo) in the commune of Paihuano, Elqui Province, Coquimbo Region. It is located in the Elqui Valley, 107 km east from La Serena, at about 1,300 metres above sea level. This was the area where pisco was distilled in the early history of Chile. The original name of the town was La Greda. It was later changed to La Unión. In February 1936, the Law Decree 5,798 changed its name to Pisco Elqui to reinforce Chile's claim to have rights over the alcoholic drink, pisco.


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Facts and Stats for Pisco Elqui*

  • Living in Pisco Elqui - Quality of Life

    • Climate Index 98.28 (Very 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 Pisco Elqui

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Pisco Elqui

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.18 USD
    • International Movie per seat 8.4 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 54.61 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 84.02 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 54.61 USD

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

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