The Republic of Chile is a country of mysterious statues, dead volcanoes, crystal lakes, snow-white beaches, snowy mountains and unique deserts. This is the longest in the territory and the most southern state on the globe. Chile is surrounded by the mighty Andes and Cordillera. Here is one of the world's highest volcanoes, Ojos del Salado, and the driest desert in the world, the Atacama Desert. A significant part of the territory of Chile is occupied by national parks and reserves. The country is also famous for its man-made monuments. On the territory of the country there are many historical sights, echoes of ancient cultures and civilizations, such as the monumental statues of Easter Island.
Chile is famous for its rich history and unique culture. There was a mixture of Spanish culture with the customs and traditions of the indigenous population. At the VI CIOFF® World Folkloriada this amazing country will be presented by the Folk Dance Group "Antumapu" of the University of Chile.
It was founded in 1971. With its creativity, bright lively authentic performances, the team strives to develop the folklore traditions of the inhabitants of Chile, to preserve the cultural and natural heritage of the country.