Argentinian border, the road links Chollay (Atacama Region) and Punta Colorada (Coquimbo Region). The road is very steep and its highest point is at 3.573m above the sea level. With such a high summit altitude the road can be closed anytime due to snowfalls. Notorius lack of oxygen tests the organism and motor.From Chollay on follow roads number C-495 + C-489 + D-115.
Chollay - Punta Colorada road, 238km, is one of the most scenic drives in Chile. The road climbs several mountain passes. There are more than 30 hairpin turns. Road surface is incredible, exquisite winding mountain drive with sharp and blind curves and hairpin switchbacks leading the traveler over the mountains. Located near the