The beach is beautiful. Kique is located in northern Chile and is the capital of Tarapac (Tarapacá). Iquique is located in the northwest of the Atacama Desert and is a port city on the Pacific coast of northern Chile. , About 1,800 kilometers north of Santiago, the capital of Chile. It is also an important port city in Chile, bordering the Pacific Ocean to the west and the Acatama Desert to the east.