Atacama: San Pedro de Atacama Sunrise Hot Air Balloon Ride


Atacama: San Pedro de Atacama Sunrise Hot Air Balloon Ride

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From US$ 315 per person

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Lift off into the sky for a balloon flight across the Atacama desert. Feel the world at your feet as the sun rises behind the Licancabur Volcano and paints the Atacama mountain range in light.

About this activity

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Duration 3.5 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish, French
Pickup included
Pickup is available from any hotel in San Pedro de Atacama
Small group
Limited to 6 participants


  • Take in magnificent, unique views from your comfortable and secure position in the sky
  • Savor a tasty breakfast based on high-quality, local products, and enjoy stories of the Atacama people after the ride
  • Enjoy a rich cultural experience that goes beyond mere beauty
  • Benefit from an exclusive tour setting with a maximum of six people
Full description

Begin the day with early pickup from your hotel or accommodation via a comfortable, air-conditioned 4WD jeep. Be driven to the flight launch area and meet the hot air balloon team for a briefing on the flight and the balloon. Watch as the team mounts and inflates the baloon with hot air. Hop inside the basket and take off over the Atacama Desert between the Domeyco Cordillera and the Andes. Snap photos of the sunrise behind the Licancabur Volcano and enjoy a bird's eye view of sights like Moon Valley, Death Valley, the Atacama Lagoons, the Salt Mountain range, and Atacama desert. Enjoy flying over the mesmerizing landscapes of San Pedro de Atacama. After landing, partake in a breakfast based on quality products. Listen to the stories of the Atacama people and learn more about the region and its people while you eat and reflect on the ride.

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Hot air balloon ride over the Atacama Desert
  • Unique breakfast based on quality products
  • Professional guides
  • Insurance
  • All safety requirements
  • Gratuities (optional)
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People under 3 ft 6 in (110 cm)

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Important information

What to bring

  • Camera
  • Sunscreen
  • Long pants
  • Windbreaker

Not allowed

  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • High-heeled shoes

Know before you go

  •  This tour requires good weather conditions
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.7 /5

based on 19 reviews

Review summary

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It is a wonderful and spectacular experience. Pascal the pilot is very experienced and his team is very nice and helpful. 100% recommended, seeing from above the salt mountain range, sunrise and the beautiful landscapes is a wonderful sensation. And in the end a very pleasant surprise awaits them.

December 22, 2021

Excellent experience with a very professional and very nice team, which also provides lots of information on the Atacama. I recommend.

February 17, 2023

Incredible experience gliding through the air above one of the most magnificent landscapes. Knowledgeable and experienced balloon operator and a friendly team. So worth it!

February 14, 2023

Product ID: 373315