Valdivia

Valdivia
City and Commune
Panoramic view of Valdivia from Pedro de Valdivia Bridge
Panoramic view of Valdivia from Pedro de Valdivia Bridge
Flag of Valdivia
Flag
Coat of arms of Valdivia
Coat of arms
Nickname(s): The City of Rivers
Motto(s): Muy Noble y Muy Leal (Spanish: "Very Noble and Very Loyal")
Location of the Valdivia commune in Los Ríos Region
Location of the Valdivia commune in Los Ríos Region
CountryChile
RegionLos Ríos
ProvinceValdivia
Founded asSanta María la Blanca de Valdivia
Founded9 February 1552
Government[1][2]
 • TypeMunicipality
 • AlcaldeBernardo Berger Fett (RN)
Area[3]
 • Total1,015.6 km2 (392.1 sq mi)
Elevation5 m (16 ft)
Population (2002 Census)[3]
 • Total140,559
 • Density140/km2 (360/sq mi)
 • Urban129,952
 • Rural10,607
Sex[3]
 • Men68,510
 • Women72,049
Time zoneCLT (UTC−4)
 • Summer (DST)CLST (UTC−3)
Area code(s)country 56 + city 63
WebsiteMunicipality of Valdivia

Valdivia is a city, comune and municipality in southern Chile. Valdivia is the capital of Los Ríos Region (Spanish for Region of the Rivers), one of Chile's 16 regions. Valdivia is most known for being the city most affected by the Great Chilean Earthquake.

Other Languages
Afrikaans: Valdivia
Ænglisc: Valdivia
العربية: فالديفيا
asturianu: Valdivia
Aymar aru: Valdivia
azərbaycanca: Valdivia
Bân-lâm-gú: Valdivia (siâⁿ)
беларуская: Вальдывія
български: Валдивия
Boarisch: Valdivia
čeština: Valdivia
Chavacano de Zamboanga: Valdivia
dansk: Valdivia
Deutsch: Valdivia
eesti: Valdivia
Ελληνικά: Βαλδίβια
English: Valdivia
español: Valdivia
Esperanto: Valdivia
estremeñu: Valdivia
euskara: Valdivia
فارسی: بالدیبیا
français: Valdivia
galego: Valdivia
한국어: 발디비아
hrvatski: Valdivia
Ilokano: Valdivia
Bahasa Indonesia: Valdivia, Chili
íslenska: Valdivia
italiano: Valdivia
עברית: ואלדיביה
kalaallisut: Valdivia
ქართული: ვალდივია
Kreyòl ayisyen: Valdivia, Chili
Latina: Valdivia
latviešu: Valdivija
lietuvių: Valdivija
magyar: Valdivia
Nederlands: Valdivia (stad)
Nordfriisk: Valdivia
norsk: Valdivia
Novial: Valdivia
occitan: Valdivia
پنجابی: والدیویا
Piemontèis: Valdivia
polski: Valdivia
português: Valdivia (cidade)
română: Valdivia, Chile
Runa Simi: Valdivia
русский: Вальдивия
Scots: Valdivia
slovenščina: Valdivia
српски / srpski: Валдивија
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: Valdivia
svenska: Valdivia
Türkçe: Valdivia
українська: Вальдівія
ייִדיש: וואלדיוויא
žemaitėška: Valdėvėjė