Guided tour

San Pedro de Atacama: 4-Day Guided Experience with Lagoons

San Pedro de Atacama: 4-Day Guided Experience with Lagoons

From US$ 500 per person

Swim in lagoons, walk trails through varied landscapes, and even find a Magic Bus in the desert, on a 4-day experience centered on Atacama.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 4 days
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Live tour guide
Portuguese, English, Spanish
Pickup included
Please wait in the hotel lobby 10 minutes before your scheduled pickup time.
Small group
Limited to 10 participants

Experience

The experience
  • Enjoy 4 days of differing landscapes on this experience from Atacama
  • Swim in lagoons and salt flats, and walk in the Moon Valley
  • Venture to the middle of the desert to see an abandoned Magic Bus
  • See shooting geysers and glorious vistas
  • Enjoy pickup and drop-off every day from your accommodation in Atacama
Full description
Day 1: Start your day with pickup at 9 AM and a short journey to Laguna Tebenquiche. Explore the lagoon, walk its trails and appreciate the view of the Andes Mountains. Next, head to the freshwater lagoons at Ojos del Salar, with the opportunity to swim in the water. Enjoy a delicious lunch before moving on to the Moon Valley. Admire the formations of the Cordillera de la Sal, and enjoy a hike on the desert trails. The day ends with drop-off back at your accommodation. Day 2: Begin day 2 with pickup at 12 PM from your accommodation, and the 80-minute journey to the tourist complex at Baltinache. Enjoy swimming in salt lagoons and hiking a trail. After lunch, you'll drive to Cordillera de la Sal to see the famous abandoned Magic Bus in the desert. Pose for photographs in this iconic place and ponder how it got there. After this, admire the Valley of Mars from a scenic viewpoint. Enjoy a sunset cocktail before the journey back to Atacama. Day 3: Start the day with an early pickup at 5:30 AM for the 90-minute journey to the Tatio Geyser. Look on in wonder as the hot spring water and smoke shoots powerfully into the air, before relaxing with a hot breakfast. Next up, enjoy a trip to the Guatin Canyon. You'll embark on a 2-hour walk to appreciate the natural beauty of the desert, vegetation and streams of water you'll see along the way. Cool down from your walk by taking a dip in the Puritama thermal baths. Enjoy 7 pools of differing temperatures, as well some natural waterfalls. Then it's time for a delicious lunch, before heading back to Atacama, and drop-off back at your accommodation. Day 4: Start with pick-up at 9 AM and embark on a 40-minute journey to the Tropic of Capricorn line, before moving on to Mirador de Piedras Rojas and Salar de Aguas Calientes. Enjoy gazing upon the Capur and Talar salt flats. Visit the Tuyacto Lagoon and enjoy a gorgeous view of the Chilean Altiplano from a viewpoint. After a final lunch, your last stop will be at the tourist complex of Lagunas Altiplanica. Enjoy the the Miscanti and Miniques lagoons and trail, before drop-off back at your accommodation.
Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Equipment (bathrobes)
  • National park entrance fee
  • Gratuities.
Not suitable for
  • Children under 6 years
  • Pregnant women
  • People with heart problems
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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What to bring

  • Warm clothing
  • Swimwear
  • Sunscreen

Not allowed

  • Drones

Know before you go

  • The order of days may change depending on availability
  • You will be informed of the order of days in advance
  • The experience will always begin with a low altitude activity to help wiht acclimatization
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Product ID: 391086