This is a region of Chile. Spanish is widely spoken in all the region, but the southern people speak a bit slower than Santiaguinos. In the Araucanía region, the Mapudungun is used in rural communities, especially between elders.
Araucanía is in Chile. Its capital and main city is Temuco. There are important touristic poles as Villarrica's Lake where are located towns as Pucón and Villarrica located in the southeastern of the region.