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4 Tours in the Atacama Desert

Book the 4 captive tours of San Pedro de Atacama.
We are the best local suppliers in the region to make sure your next trip is a safe, personalized and exceptional experience.
Our prices are not higher than what you will find at destination. We do not charge management fees.
We accompany you before, during and after your trip to immediately address all your doubts and requirements, in your language and through the service channel you prefer.

per adult from

$284

AUD

Duration

3 days

Pickup

Hotel pickup available

Voucher

Mobile ticket

Select Date and Travellers

No tour options available.

  • What's included :
    • 1x Breakfast
    • 2x Dinner
    • Entry/Admission - Observatorio Etno-Astronomico Licanantay
    What's excluded :
    • Entrance to Valle de la Luna ($ 3,000 per person).
    • Entrance to Altiplanic Lagoons ($ 3,000 per person).
    • Entrance to Laguna Chaxa ($ 2,500 per person).
    • Entrance to Geysers del Tatio ($ 7,000 per person for Chileans and $ 10,000 per person foreigners).
    • Pick up at the hotel for the Moon Valley tour, leave the Meeting Point
    • Entry/Admission - Valle De La Luna
    • Entry/Admission - Lagunas Altiplanicas
    • Entry/Admission - Geyser del Tatio

  • Day 1: Moon Valley Tours

    Stop At: Valle De La Luna, San Pedro de Atacama Chile
    15:20 to 20:30: leaves the meeting point in Caracoles Street Tour to Valle de la Luna. We will start the tour departing from the center of San Pedro de Atacama towards the Cordillera de la Sal in the Atacama Desert, the driest place on earth, in the direction of one of its most picturesque points: the Moon Valley. The names already give a clear clue to the landscape, where rock formations modeled by erosion, salt mantles and views that will make you feel like on another planet reign. We will cross the valley transversely, visiting its famous rock formations: the Three Marias, the Canyon, the Amphitheater and the Coyote Stone. To end the tour, we will enjoy the sunset from a natural viewpoint, where you can see how the desert is changing color, with large volcanoes on the horizon, offering a show that will leave you speechless.
    Duration: 4 hours

    Meals included:
    • Dinner: Cocktail to watch the sunset
    No accommodation included on this day.

    Day 2: Altiplanic Lagoons Tour, Laguna Chaxa, Toconao and Socaire - Miscanti Lagoon, Meñiques Lagoon and Astronomical Tour

    Stop At: Lagunas Altiplanicas, San Pedro de Atacama Chile
    We will leave from San Pedro de Atacama towards the south, crossing the Salar de Atacama basin. First we will visit the town of Toconao, its Church of San Lucas and its old fruit orchards. Then we will go to the Salar de Atacama, the largest salt flat in Chile and the third largest salt flat in the world. Once on the salt flat, we will walk along the paths of the Chaxa lagoon, which is part of the Los Flamencos national reserve. This lagoon is a nesting place and habitat for the three species of flamingos that inhabit Chile: Andean flamenco, Chilean flamenco and James flamenco. Later, we will visit the Altiplanic lagoons, starting with the Miscanti lagoon. It is a nesting place for the tagua cornuda, bird of the Altiplano, and is located at the foot of the Miscanti hill, in the Andes mountain range next to its sister, the Miñiques lagoon. This lagoon is at the foot of the Miñiques volcano, whose eruption involves the formation of the two lagoons millions of years ago. Already on the way back, we will pass through the town of Socaire, a place that is characterized by the maintenance of cultivation terraces since pre-Hispanic times. In the end, we will reach San Pedro de Atacama.

    Stop: 8 hours - Entrance not included:
    Entrance to Altiplanic Lagoons ($ 3,000 per person).
    Entrance to Laguna Chaxa ($ 2,500 per person).
    Duration: 8 hours

    Stop At: Observatorio Etno-Astronomico Licanantay, Circunvalacion #41 Close to Valle de la Luna, San Pedro de Atacama 1240000 Chile
    Stop: 3 hours
    At 8:00 p.m. to 8:45 p.m. we pass by you to enjoy the best Ancestral Astronomical Tour in San Pedro de Atacama, join us to rediscover our ancient cosmos learning to identify our unique dark constellations and their relevance to our culture, a trip to the past with our lovely Astrophysicist and Archaeastrónomo. Enjoy the best Deep Sky objects for tonight, the best telescopes and real-time astrophotography with the milky way.
    Duration: 3 hours

    Meals included:
    • Dinner: Cocktail
    No accommodation included on this day.

    Day 3: Tour to Geysers del Tatio and Machuca

    Stop At: Geyser del Tatio, 174a Caracoles, San Pedro de Atacama 1410000 Chile
    On the tour to the Tatio Geysers we will leave at dawn from San Pedro de Atacama towards the Altiplano, climbing the hills and mountains of the Andes Mountains. After 1 hour and a half of travel, we will arrive at the Geysers, a unique natural spectacle in the world, with 80 smoking geysers at 4200 m altitude. Next to this natural setting, we will enjoy a breakfast replenishment, and then tour the geothermal field, surrounded by numerous steam columns. Also, it is possible to visit the rustic well that is within the same field.

    Stop: 8 hours - Entrance not included:
    Entrance to Geysers del Tatio ($ 7,000 per person for Chileans and $ 10,000 per person for foreigners).
    Duration: 8 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    No accommodation included on this day.
  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Only the Valley of the Moon Tour, leaves 15.20 hrs from the meeting point in Caracoles street.The Other Tours pick up is at the Hotel
    Departure Time :
    7:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    -
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 11 travelers
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
    • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
    • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
    • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
    • Regular temperature checks for staff
    • Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
    • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
    • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • If you cancel at least 4 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
    If you cancel within 3 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.

Language

English - Guide

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

15

Organised by Travel Sum Chile

Activity ID: V-215201P2

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