One of the most complete tours you can take, visiting the high plateau lagoons (Miscanti and Meñiques) in the middle of mountains and volcanoes, you will know the prehispanic village of Socaire with its terraces of crops and the town of Toconao which means "Place of stones", where we will visit its church and bell tower. \ nComing to the sector of Red Stones you can admire how the reddish tone of the stones formed by the oxidation of iron is contrasted with the calypso of the Salar de Aguas Calientes, undoubtedly a true natural paradise. \ nDe return we will visit the Salar de Atacama, the largest in Chile and the third worldwide, where we can see the 3 types of flamingos that live in Chile, Andean flamenco, Chilean and James, without a doubt this tour is special for lovers of photography, and those who want to connect with the sensitivity of the desert and the salt flats.
We leave from your lodging around 7:00 - 7:30 AM to the town of Socaire, continue our way to Lagunas Altiplanicas (Miscanti and Meñiques), where we will make a gentle walk around the place observing its flora and fauna. We will continue towards the Salar de Talar and the Mirador de Piedras Rojas, from where you will be able to appreciate a paradise of colors from the red of the stones, to the calypso of the Salar de Aguas Calientes. Back to San Pedro de Atacama, we will visit the Salar de Atacama, and we will cross the path of Laguna Chaxa, where the three species of flamingos that live in Chile nest. Finally we will visit the town of Toconao, where we will visit the church and the Bell Tower of San Lucas.
- Pickup at the hotel
- Shared transportation
- Bilingual guide (Spanish and English)
- Breakfast and lunch
- Entrance ticket to Laguna Chaxa (CLP $ 2,500 per person)
- Entrance ticket to Altiplanic Lagoons (CLP $ 3,000 per person).
- Warm clothing
- Comfortable shoes
- Not allowed for pregnant women.
- Minimum age required of 8 years
- Totality of the value 24 hrs before the tour