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Google celebrates 60th Anniversary of Torres del Paine National Park with doodle


Devdiscourse News Desk Chile
Updated: 13-05-2019 12:07 IST
Google celebrates 60th Anniversary of Torres del Paine National Park with doodle

Image Credit: Google

Today search giant is celebrating 60th Anniversary of Torres del Paine National Park with a beautiful colourful doodle. Google doodle is showing snow cover beautiful mountains.

Torres del Paine National Park is a national park encompassing mountains, glaciers, lakes, and rivers in southern Chilean Patagonia which measures approximately 181,414 hectares. National Park is one of the largest and most visited parks in Chile which averages around 252,000 visitors a year, of which 54% are foreign tourists.

Earlier when the park was established in 1959 it was named as Parque Nacional de Turismo Lago Grey (Grey Lake National Tourism Park) and was given its present name in 1970.

Torres del Paine National Park was designated a World Biosphere Reserve by UNESCO in 1978.

COUNTRY : Chile

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