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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  • Next to the arch two monuments of national heroes, good to be with friends and family, never empty.
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  • It is a beautiful structure, with historical meaning but without being a big surprise. Its central location in the city's civic promenade make it a must-see almost next to other nearby attractions.
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  • A place what to know, nice environment to take photos, very nice Peruvians and you get a picture for 5 soles.
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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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  • Nice tribute to the heroes of the brother country Peru, as Chilean felt much respect to be in that place
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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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  • Step forced by any traveller going to Tacna, statues of Grau and Bolognesi, martial postage are. Example of patriotism and delivery
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  • Beautiful work, not to be missed if you visit Tacna. It is recommended to take a snapshot with local photographers.
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