Early morning excursion to the el Tatio Geysers, located at a height of 4,300 m above sea level and at approx.
The geothermal field has close links to the volcanic activity in the zone and consists of huge steam columns.
Intense sulphur odors and pools of boiling water and mud make this place seem like the initiation of life.
Be on the lookout for families of vicuñas and maybe even foxes and Andean ostrich.
A tasting of typical products will be served during the excursion.
This is the itinerary for the tour in Chile: Start the tour with a transfer from your hotel in Santiago de Chile to the airport with a morning flight to Calama.
Return to San Pedro de Atacama and spend the afternoon at your leisure.
Return to the hotel, have dinner on your own and get a good night's sleep.
It is known as the “cradle of the likan antai culture” dating back 2,000 years.
This defensive stone fortress from the 12th century was attacked by the Spanish conquistador Francisco de Aguirre in 1540, restored in 1981 and then declared a national Monument.
From here you will be taken to San Pedro de Atacama, your final destination and an oasis in the middle of the desert.
San Pedro is a small village with narrow alleys and traditional adobe houses, known as the archaeological capital of Chile.
Evening excursion to the Moon Valley, declared a Sanctuary of nature and natural Monument.Climb the Duna Mayor (Major Dune) which provides a beautiful view of the cordillera de la Sal, the valley of Death and the Salt Flats, among many other sights with the dramatic sunset in the background.