Arco Parabolico, Tacna

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In center of the city, Arco Parabolico is a monument raised in honor of the soldiers who serving the country during the War of the Pacific. Inaugurated in 1959, this stone memorial features two Peruvian war heroes, standing at attention on either side of the arch. Snap a few quick photos here, then explore the surrounding neighborhood. Arrange to visit Arco Parabolico and other attractions in Tacna using our Tacna trip itinerary planning tool .
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  • In Tacna Centre you can also find restaurants, hotels and hostels, and is close to the markets where you can buy various products at low prices.
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  • Amid the civic promenade, is not square because there was no Spanish Foundation, is this icon of Tacna dedicated to the value of the heroes and the tacneno people.
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  • The photo to 5 Suns kajkajakja, but not ever posing you on any of the symbols, you could take a very hard time!
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  • Excellent tourist spot, which is representing the heroic city of Tacna. The arch is impressive, in the square there are a lot of tourists, mostly Chilean, who like the city of Tacna. The place is very safe and quiet, there are a lot of security. It is located in the city centre, in the vicinity there are many restaurants, pubs and more.
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  • The parabolic arc of Tacna, on one side Francisco Bolognesi is located and across Don Miguel Grau, in December always decorated with Christmas motifs, as I could see in the photos is to mounted a great birth and a higher arc than Christmas tree You can feel Christmas spirit in Tacna.
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  • A beautiful structure that has attractive statues of Miguel Grau and Francisco Bolognesi, two national heroes, for their outstanding participation during the war of the Pacific in their bases.
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  • very emblematic arch with the heroes of the Peru
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  • Nice tribute to the heroes of the brother country Peru, as Chilean felt much respect to be in that place
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You'll find the bulk of Tacna's accommodations along the Circunvalacion Sur ring road. Hotels range from mid-priced and comfortable, to more exclusive and luxury options offering lots of facilities and services, including onsite restaurants and bars. Simple guesthouses on primarily residential streets serve as the most popular places to stay for budget-conscious travelers, with a good selection found on the city's side streets. Farther from the city center, look for hotels near the main roads, well positioned for those exploring the region by car.
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