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Is Iquique Tap Water Safe To Drink?

Yes! Generally Safe to Drink*

LAST UPDATED: 12:53 pm, April 8, 2021

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Can You Drink Tap Water in Iquique?

Yes, tap water is drinkable.

Tap Safe includes data from many publicly available sources, including the WHO (World Health Organization), CDC (Center for Disease Control), and user submitted databases, but unfortunately there's not enough data about Iquique.

To see user submitted ratings of the water quality for Chile, see the "User Submitted Ratings" box on this page.


It may come as a surprise that the waters produced in the picturesque country of Iquique, Chile is so pure. Well, it is not surprising at all. The waters in Iquique are considered to be of extreme purity. The waters are completely purified and contain no traces of anything other than clean and natural minerals. The very same water is used to wash and clean private properties in this area.

If you were to visit Iquique today, it would be easy to see why they are able to produce such high quality water. In fact, they pride themselves on being absolutely water-tight. This means that they have installed complete block and trace systems along their entire coastline. This helps to guarantee the quality of the water each customer receives. These blockages are a result of the natural currents that the waters experience everyday.

When it comes to water quality and safety, there are many companies that can help. One such company is Puraflor. This company has off


Iquique tap water
  • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25% Low
  • Water Pollution 50% Moderate
  • Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 75% High
  • Water Quality 50% Moderate

The above data is comprised of subjective, user submitted opinions about the water quality and pollution in Iquique, measured on a scale from 0% (lowest) to 100% (highest).

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Always take extra precautions, the water may be safe to drink when it leaves the sewage treatment plant but it may pick up pollutants during its way to your tap. We advise that you ask locals or hotel staff about the water quality. Also, note that different cities have different water mineral contents.

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