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SANTIAGO & CLASSIC ATACAMA DESERT

DAY 1: Santiago.
Reception at Calama airport and transfer to San Pedro de Atacama.

In the afternoon, we start our stay in this magic desert with a half-day excursion to Salar de Atacama and the pretty town of Toconao. In the Salar de Atacama you will see one of the most beautiful birds, the Flamingos, in the middle of the driest desert in the world. Return to San Pedro.

DAY 2: Santiago - Calama.
Reception at Calama airport and transfer to San Pedro de Atacama.

In the afternoon, we start our stay in this magic desert with a half-day excursion to Salar de Atacama and the pretty town of Toconao. In the Salar de Atacama you will see one of the most beautiful birds, the Flamingos, in the middle of the driest desert in the world. Return to San Pedro.

Lodging.

DAY 3: San Pedro de Atacama-Geysers Del Tatio
Today we depart early in the morning to take gravel road. After 97 kilometers ascending, we will find Geysers del Tatio, located at 4.300 mts osl. The entire route is made during the night. Once in this spectacular area of our plateau at 6.45, we can enjoy of our breakfast. We will walk towards geothermal field, the world's highest geyser field, looking at the impressive fumaroles and hundreds of pools of boiling water, creating strange mineral formations and spouting clouds of steam up to 10 meters high, and all this landscape crowned by high mountains at dawn. The flora and fauna is also present, for sure, in this environment full of life, vizcachas and vicuñas will be seen on your road back to San Pedro.

Lodging

DAY 4: San Pedro de Atacama-Archeological Tour.

Breakfast at the Hotel.

This half-day tour takes us to visit the Pukara Quitor dating back to the 12th century, a typical fortress of Atacama culture, and located 3 km from San Pedro. In its construction, stones were used, stucked with mortar of earth. Later our footsteps guide us to the 3.000 year old archeological site of Tulor; incredible preserved to be buried by sand, composed by circular rooms connected among them and with a yard in common. Return to San Pedro.

In the afternoon, the Valley of the Moon waits for us. This breathtaking natural scenery is unique, and it´ll be impossible to forget. We will be witness of one of the most beautiful sunsets on the earth, with an incredible range of colors in this lunar landscape.

Return to the Hotel and lodging.

DAY 5: Calama – Santiago.

Breakfast at the hotel. And our last trip, toward Puritama hot spring, which are located 30 km away from San Pedro. This thermal water comes down in subterranean way from the Salt Mountain and flow till creating these wonderful hot water pools.

Transfer to the airport to board your domestic flight to Santiago.

Reception at the Santiago airport and transfer to your hotel Afternoon at leisure.

Lodging.

DAY 6: Santiago.

Breakfast at the hotel.
Transfer to the airport to board your international flight.

NOTE
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