The Altiplano lagoons Miscanti and Miñiques, are located in the Andean high plateau at 4,200 meters above sea level amidst mountains and volcanoes. The lagoons are located in one of the seven sectors of the Los Flamencos National Reserve, as well as the Atacama Salt Flat, which is the largest salt deposit in Chile and where flamingos nest and feed in the lagoons that salt has. such as Laguna Chaxa.
We will leave from your hotel around 6.30 and 7.00 AM towards the Andean high plateau until we reach the Meñique and Miscanti lakes at 4,200 meters above sea level, we will walk through the place knowing the flora and fauna of the area. On the way back we will visit the Quebrada de Nacimiento and then stop at the Chaxa Lagoon located in the Salar de Atacama, this shallow lagoon with a muddy bottom, has the ideal natural conditions for observing flamingos.
- Tour includes transfers,
- Bilingual guide service
- Passenger seat insurance
- Satelital phone
- Oxygen, among others.
- Entrance ticket to Laguna Chaxa (CLP $ 2,500 per person)
- Entrance ticket to Altiplanic Lagoons (CLP $ 3,000 per person).
Children under 12 years old are not allowed. Minors must be accompanied by their parents.
Up to 48 hrs before the tour