Book cheap flights to Tacna, to experience Peru's most southernmost city, located on the border of Chile. Tacna was actually a part of Chile until 1929, and is most well known for its museums, wineries, train to Chile and prime beachfront. No matter if you're in the mood to border hop, or get acquainted with Tacna's political history, you can do all of that here and more. Order your airline tickets to Tacna, and begin your memorable South American experience in Peru.
Order your cheap tickets to Tacna, and first explore Tacna by visitingthe Plaza de Armas, the city's main square, which features a large arch and a bronze statue of Admiral Grau and Colonial Bolognesi. It's a famous place to watch its weekly flag raising event, which occurs every Sunday in the morning.
If you're looking for what to do after you book your cheap flights to Tacna, you should know that Tacna is also well known for its bountiful beaches and beach resorts, with Boca del Rio being the most famous of the lot. It's a well known tourist area, and great for shopping, fine dining, swimming at the beach and even fishing! Another beach resort that's nice to visit is Quebrada de Burros, known for its wildlife, with various protected species being found here. It's got beautiful beachfront as well as lots of active dig sites.
Come and ride on an international train, which leaves from Tacna! The 'international railroad' is referred to as 'the worlds shortest train line,' which only travels about 35 miles or so from Tacna, Peru, into Chile. So if you're interested in a little border crossing, or just riding on 'the world's shortest train line,' then go for it! With cheap flights to Tacna, you can do all of this and more, on your next trip to Tacna, Peru.
Want to visit Tacna's train museum, Museo Ferroviario & El Parque de la Locomotora? It's not far from the heart of the city, located inside of the train station. Take a look at train lamps, older steam engines from the early 1900's, carriages, an impressive collection of international stamps and even old typewriters. It's a small, charming museum for the train lover in all of us. You can experience all of this and more by scheduling flights to Tacna. Better plan your next trip's itinerary with Flighthub, so you'll always know what's worthwhile to check out in your next city that you visit.
Enjoy stamps? Then you can go to a visit dedicated to Peruvian and stamps collected from all over the world at the tiny Museo Postal y Filtelico. It's free and makes for a fun half an hour to an hour trip, for budding stamp collectors and those who just like to imagine distant lands.
If you're looking to experience some local history on your next trip to Tacna, then definitely check out the Casa Museo Basadre, which once was the home of Jorge Basadre Grohmann, who was a historian and a central player in the story of Tacna's independence. It's a museum which has many of his personal mementos, as well as a small, local art gallery.
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