- 7 to 8 hours (Approx.)
- Hotel pickup offered
- Mobile ticket
San Pedro de Atacama, a laid back oasis town on the edge of the direst desert on the earth. Little adobe houses, cozy restaurant are the base to explore one of the Chile's most spectacular sceneries.
With this semi-private tour, you will have the opportunity to visit one of the highlights in a more intimate way, sharing your day with other travelers but avoiding big groups.
- Entrance Fee
- Entry/Admission - Laguna Chaxa
- Entry/Admission - Lagunas Altiplanicas
Traveler pickup is offered
Please, inform the hotel you are staying in San Pedro de Atacama in case it is not listed.
This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: Laguna Chaxa, Reserna Nacional los Flamencos, San Pedro de Atacama Chile
After a morning pick up at your hotel in San Pedro de Atacama, you will head to Los Flamencos National reserve to visit the marginal zone of the Atacama Salt Flats. Your first stop will be at Chaxa lagoon where you will get to see flamingos in the wild and migratory birds. After some free time for pictures at the lagoon, you will enjoy a picnic breakfast.
Duration: 2 hours
Stop At: Iglesia de Socaire, San Pedro de Atacama Chile
Your next stop will be at the small altiplanic village of Socaire, located at 3,500 masl, which is the main natural balcony of the Salar de Atacama. Here you will have some minutes to admire its church (historical heritage) and learn about its agriculture.
Duration: 40 minutes
Stop At: Lagunas Altiplanicas, Current posted hours are 10am - 6pm in Summer and Winter, San Pedro de Atacama Chile
The tour continues towards the Altiplanic lagoons, Miscanti and Meñiques, with waters of an intense blue fed by underground rivers of thew. The lagoons are located at 4,200 masl and surrounded by the Andes Mountain Range and the Meñiques Volcano. Here, you will get to see and learn about the fauna and flora of the area.
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Campanario de San Lucas, Toconao Chile
On your way back you will visit Tocano village and its church of the eighteenth century.
After reaching bak your hotel around 2.00pm, the rest of the afternoon will be for you to enjoy on your own.
Duration: 20 minutes
Hotel pick-up is offered for this tour. Note: if you are booking within 24 hours of the tour/activity departure time, we cannot guarantee hotel pick-up. Once your purchase is complete, we will send you complete contact information (phone number, email address, etc.) for our local operator to organize pick-up arrangements.
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Not recommended for pregnant travelers
- No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
- Altitude 4.300 m.a.s.l.
- Most travelers can participate
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 14 travelers
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.