Private and customizable Tours

TRADITIONAL TOURS

  • Geyser del Tatio

    Trips to Geysers del Tatio (4200 m.s.m.n.)

    Departure from San Pedro de Atacama at 4:00 a.m. to 12:30 hrs

    Fact: water, sunscreen, warm clothes as the temperatures are below zero

    The surface thermal activity is an area approximately 10 km2, including geysers, boiling water and wives of mud, fumaroles and springs the maximum temperature of these sources reaches 86 degrees Celsius

     

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  • Valle de la Luna

    Located 17 km from San Pedro de Atacama, in the Cordillera de la Sal, this place impresses formations of hills and valleys that form. It is recommended to see the sunset from the dune or the surrounding hills, and appreciate the changing colors in the Andes. In the morning you have the great advantage of having far fewer visitors, allowing appreciate the beautiful scenery silently. Also called the mountain of salt is a unique folded and faulted about 180 km long and 10 klm wide in very simple terms string is an uprising that correspond to forces to compressive and emerge a reverse fault, consisting of  vaporate , sandstones, siltstones red

    It is part of the Los Flamencos National Reserve and therefore a protected area that can only be crossed by marked trails to prevent erosion.

     

     

     

     

     

     

  • Lagunas Altiplánicas

    Located about 115km. away from San Pedro de Atacama, it is accessed by the road leading south, to Sico Pass and crossed by the Socaire (BROKEN WIND) small Andean town colorful and its main source of food raising llamas and agriculture can note the use of the farming terraces, bordering Argentina, crossing the Salar de Atacama basin.

    Miscanti the highland lakes and Meñiques deep blue color, and located about 4,100 meters above sea level, are part of the Los Flamencos National Reserve. They are at the foot of the volcano of the same name, being the highest with 5,910 meters the Meñiques where are archaeological sites of antiquity 4000-3000 BC

    These gaps are among the most popular circuits around San Pedro for its beauty and panoramic photographs, and allows visitors to meet the Tagua Cornuda bird species endangered, other waterfowl and mammals such as fox and beautiful Vicuñas.

  • Ojos del Salar

    It is located in the Andean highlands of northern Chile in the basin of Salar Atacama, is an vaporate body (salt dome) forming a set of saline systems, which develop during the Pleistocene and Holocene in the lower and wettest part of Salar de Atacama these gaps due to the high concentration of salts in the water any floating body and what happens in the Dead Sea.

     

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  • Salar de Tara

    This place that language Kunza (Atacama people) means “place of flamingos”, it is located about 4300 meters above sea level and 130 km. east of San Pedro. Continuing along the route leading to the Jama border crossing, through the side of the Licancabur, and across the mountain ranges of the Andes. This is common to see red fox, herds of vicuna and three species of flamingos that live in Chile, Flamenco James or Parina Chica, Chilean Flamingo, and Flamenco Andino or Andes flamingo.

    Follow the road and after several slopes around 5000 m Monks get pecan, huge stone pillars that rise vertical and training are called ignimbrites HARI and LARI are products of large eruptions and crystallization after a post-thaw and wind erosion processes as cementing process and sandstorms that are capable of reaching up to 120 klm per hour.

    Pecan boiler is one of the largest boiler covering about 17,000 km2, these boilers are highly explosive

    Salar de Tara (part of the Los Flamencos National Reserve), located at an altitude of 4,300 meters the Salar is surrounded by volcanoes, which fords, wetlands, rivers and lagoons, where it is common to see llamas families Atacama.

     

  • Valle del arcoíris

    This place is located in the Domeyko Cordillera is an uprising which corresponds to compressive forces, in very simple terms corresponds to a reverse fala, this fault was active as when large deposits of copper porphyry (copper) were placed, due to this a variety of colors that are due to moisture, temperature and pressure at the site, also by oxidation of the basic minerals for other transformation it is generated.

    We will also find petroglyphs (carved rock drawings) testimony of indigenous groups that formed villages and settlements to hunt and live giving testimony to his nomadic life by the altiplano

     

     

     

     

  • Salar de Atacama

    This Salar, CHILE is the  largest and world's third largest, is located in a sedimentation basin with internal drainage that is located in the Cordillera de Domeyko, the salt originates in the late Tertiary and has witnessed the intense volcanism from the Miocene at present has an area of 3200 klm2 and a depth of 1500 meters, in the Salar de Atacama we will find the national reserve FLAMENCOS administered by the likanantay people of the indigenous community of San Pedro de Atacama, this book is responsible for managing and preserving the flora and fauna of the same by reason microclimates where they live and a number of animals, birds and bacteria have managed to evolve over millions of years (Andean flamingo, James flamingo, Chilean flamingo) develop, form where It is one of the nesting sites of flamingos.

     

  • Termas de Puritama

    Located about 8 km. in the east direction is the sector Guatin, surrounded by ancient cactus canyon called "Cardones" and abundant bird life and native flora.

    From here we continue to Puritama and where you can enjoy a delicious bath in thermal pools (33 ° C). There are 8 natural pools, surrounded by hills and native vegetation to relax and enjoy the scenery.

     

     

     

  • Piedras Rojas

    This magical place is only 60 kilometers from the highland lakes and is a favorite of our visitors. Then check out some images.

     

  RECOMENDATIONS

We perform private and custom tours, schedules and itineraries as you like and according to your needs.

Private and Customizable Tours

Want to celebrate a birthday ?, Honeymoon ?, A romantic dinner in the desert?

 

We prepare the best personalized service in the driest desert in the world. Enjoying sunset cocktails, dinner and more! All with the best quality Voyage Atacama offers its customers.

 

ESPECIALS TOURS

We can offer these tours as flexible schedules and places of little influx of passengers with 4x4 or private tours with departures from hotel and return to the same hotel.

We offer tours to Bolivia to Uyuni the world's largest salt flat surface klm2 12,000.

 

  • Archeological Tours

    With a sample of objects and information on the Atacama or Likanantay culture, about 380,000 pieces found in the Atacama territory, which covers the period from the beginning of Culture San Pedro until the arrival of the Spaniards.

    Currently the museum has three pavilions: 1) the exhibition hall, 2) the flag of laboratories, research, library and documentation, and 3) flag cellar.

    It opened in 1991, with contributions from Minera Escondida, the Treasure Room, which contains archaeological pieces made with gold

     

  • Photo Excursions

    This offer schedules as tours, 4x4 and places where we can see and appreciate, unique landscapes. In the Atacama Desert beautiful places and landscapes of unique beauty, which make this region a prime location for shooting hide. We have created some programs where the aim is to capture the sunrise or sunset these unique photographs unique, perfect, that portray the colors of the desert.

     

  • Astronomic Experience

    Unique experience, where you will learn a different side of this magical place, enjoying a panorama beyond reality sharing with millions of stars led by an expert. Astronomical Tour includes visits to the Valley of the Moon, Highland Lakes along the Salares de Atacama and Tara.

ADVENTURE TOURS

Within these tours work to offer different tours looking for another alternative like trekking, camping, sandboarding, Bickemontaine, horseback riding, rappelling, canoping, rock climbing these tours are made for people with spirit of adventure, being able to feel the need of adrenaline and experience what gives us this desert, the driest desert in the world, accompanied by sunsets, colors and certified guides.

 

  • Horses

    An unforgettable experience from a different perspective, making great parade routes. Really wonderful.

     

  • Mountain Bike

    Participate with us breathtaking trails aboard spectacular mountain bikes.

    An unforgettable experience.

     

  • Volcano Climbing / Camping / Excursions

    Cerro Toco (5,604 m.s.n.m.)

    Difficulty level: Medium.

    Duration: 5-6 hours total excursion

    BASE: 5,000 m

    TIME: 08:00 am. -: 15:00.

    INFORMATION: technical mountain clothing, hiking shoes, hat, sunglasses, gloves, sunscreen, water.

    Elevation: 550 meters, Departure is from your hotel heading east on the international route Paso de Jama, at kilometer 40 kilometers take the road to the stratovolcano Toco, up to Hito Cajon entrance to Bolivia, where we have a panoramic view of the oasis of San Pedro de Atacama, Salt Cordillera, Cordillera de Domeyko, Cerro Kimal and Salar de Atacama depending on the snow.

     

    Lascar Volcano(tongue of fire): 5,591 m.s.n.m.

    Intensity: Medium to Strong.

    Duration: 8-10 hours (full day).

    Elevation: 750 meters approx. (4.850 to 5.591 m), depending on the snow.

    The Lascar volcano is part of the current Holocene volcanic front and is considered one of the most active of the central Andes, the volcano Lascar corresponds to a volcanic massif composed of two truncated stratovolcanoes, history of eruptions are explosive andesitic lavas near this we will find a lagoon (Legia lagoon) surrounded by a series of volcanoes, the volcano has a summit of the active craters you can see and smell the sulfur and potentially active caldera

     

    Sairecabur volcano (mountain rain) 6,040 m

    Intensity: Medium to Strong.

    Duration: 8 hours

    It is a stratovolcano andesitic, dacitic structured the northern end of excaldera.desde its central crater, it falls nearly 3 klm andesitic lava flow very recent age, probably prehistoric, which seems to represent the last eruptive phase of this center. While not currently presents  vaporate, this seems to have been very intense in the recent past, as revealed by the altered rocks in the eastern slope of Sairecabur.

     

    Licancabur volcano (mountain people) 5.916 m

    Intensity: demanding.

    Duration: 2 days.

    Elevation: 1350 meters approx.

    It is a typical conical stratovolcano whose andesitic flows Lava flows radials from the central crater. On reaching the summit crater about 400 meters in diameter and contains within it a small lake about 80 meters in diameter, it was found 1984 that the lake has a depth of less than 4 meters and a water temperature of 6 degrees Celsius this temperature is unusually hot for a height of nearly 6,000 meters. This could be revealing the persistence of much heat from the last eruptive cycle

     

    Cerro Pili (6,046 m.s.n.m.)

    Intensity: demanding.

    Duration: 2 days

    Also known as Acamarachi, it is a stratovolcano with steep slopes of 45 degrees, and is the highest peak of this part of the Andes.

    Llullaillaco volcano (hot water in the Aymara language) 6723 m

    Besides being the sect highest peak in South America, it is the second highest active volcano in the world, located in the border region between Chile and Argentina. The last historic eruption which on record was in 1877, near the top of this huge volcano about children mummified the highest of the Andes Inca burial was found.

     

     

  • Trekking

    Valle de la Luna

    Walk through the gorge of Kari, covering the barrel of an ancient river, now dry, which crosses the Cordillera de la Sal. It’s worth the visit by the unique landscape, rock formations, where you can see the folds of the mountains and heart plaster, clay and salt that they form. The name of the Gorge comes from kunza, meaning brown, like the color of the canyon.

     

    Puritama

    HOURS: 08:00 – 14 hrs.

    DATA: trekking clothing, water, sunglasses, sunscreen.

    HEIGHT: 3250 meters

    Drive to the North 20 Km. We stop at the Rio Puritama where we went down the barrel of century old cacti and waterfalls created by a volcanic lava crack, then we find the Rio Purify, which forms a higher flow to join the river giving rise to the river PuritamaVilama. There we can admire the falls of crystalline water rushing over rocks and leaving their mantles on their walls enclosed sound. We also find a range of cactus (cardon) ending to decorate the environment. And we started the trek about 2 hours down the river, appreciating the cactus forest over 400 years up to 6 meters high, and its amazing but small waterfall down to meet Grandpa, oldest cactus in the area.

     

    Trekking village of Machuca largest river

    HOURS: 08:00 – 17 hrs.

    DATA: trekking clothing, water, sunglasses, sunscreen.

    HEIGHT: 4000-3200 m (may be on the rise).

    We leave San pedro to 4,000 meters Machuca make a last had a coffee or cheese empanadas. And so begins the trek down the Peñaliri or Machuca River and its impressive canyon. During the trekking you can appreciate the flora, fauna and human remains so typical of the plateau and its history.

    Halfway we stop at Peñaliri where we take a break and enjoy a snack. Then we continued walking towards the town of Rio Grande, crossing small villages and uninhabited, where you can see the development of agriculture based on the cultivation of alfalfa, beans, garlic and onions.

    The vehicle to wait for us with a dinner at the end of the trek.

     

     

Programs

The programs we offer are 100% customizable and we adapt to your interests, then only present our suggestions.

  • 3 days 2 nights

    Day 1: Valley of the Moon / Death Valley / Piedra del Coyote (includes cocktail)

    Day 2: Highland Lakes / Piedras Rojas / Salar de Atacama (breakfast and lunch)

    Day 3: Puritama (includes cocktail)

  • 4 days 5 nights

    Day 1: Cejar / Ojos del Salar (includes cocktail)

    Day 2: Salar de Tara (breakfast and lunch)

    Day 3: Highland Lakes / Piedras Rojas / Salar de Atacama (breakfast and lunch)

    Day 4: Tatio Geysers (includes breakfast)

  • 5 days 6 nights

    Day 1: Valley of the Moon / Death Valley / Piedra del Coyote (includes cocktail)

    Day 2: Highland Lakes / Piedras Rojas / Salar de Atacama (breakfast and lunch)

    Day 3: Trekking Guatin / Valley Cactus + Termas de Puritama (includes cocktail) - Astronomical Tour

    Day 4: Tatio Geysers (includes breakfast) - Pucara of Quitor Archaeological Tour.

    Day 5: Valley of the Rainbow

     

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