Concepción, Culture and Tourism in one step!» Sigradi 2017

Concepción, Culture and Tourism in one step!

Capital of the Region of Biobío, Concepción is a modern, cultural, university city and with a marked musical stamp, the reason why is well-known as the original place where rock has borned. “Conce” as its inhabitants called “Penquistas”, is a dynamic city, with a lot of cultural and tourist offer. It emphasizes its proximity to the sea and the mountain range and to have expedited connections, either by air or land.


In the city you can visit the beautiful Campus of the University of Concepcion passing by its Pinacoteca with one of the most beautiful and imposing murals, “Presence of Latin America”, or visit the incredible square of the Dinosaurs where are placed giant replicas of the extinct animals, or visit the Cerro Caracol and visit its viewpoints that give you a beautiful view of the whole of Gran Concepción. And if you want more nature, 20 minutes from the Center is the Reserve Nonguén, great green lung where you can breathe tranquility and delight you with its native forests. And if your thing is rocking, this is the place! Conce has music for all tastes and in many places. You can tour Plaza Peru and its pubs or the renowned “Bodeguita de Nicanor” or “Casa de Salud” which have live bands every night.
The gastronomy is not far behind, the penquistas are gourmets and love the good food so you can enjoy the best grills, fish and seafood, gourmet meals or with the plate well filled, you choose, Concepción has everything for you.