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The road from Iquiqe on rout 1 to Antofagasta

We are heading South from Peru to Chile. Intend to get to Antofagusta (my whife will take acontact flight home, while I head to the rest of my thrip to TDF) The Q is. what is the quality of road No 1 that goes along the shore? to take it, or should we choose road No 5?

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In 2007 RT1 from Iquique to Tocopilla was new and in great shape.
Nice route aloang the coast, better than RT5!
I can't say what the road is from Tocopilla south to Antofagasta, but judging from my travels in Chile it sould be good.
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