Despite being known for its desolate and arid wilderness, the Atacama Desert is overflowing with life. Its ancient cultures offer a warm welcome to travelers, and fertile oasis sustain an astonishing diversity of life here in the world’s driest desert.
The small town of San Pedro de Atacama is a scenic haven in the Atacama Desert, surrounded by the imposing volcanic peaks of the Chilean altiplano and located close to several major archaeological and natural attractions – including the ancient sites of Tulor and Quitor, the Atacama Salt Flat, the Altiplanic Lagoons and the Tatio Geysers. As a result, the village has become a significant tourist destination due to its close proximity.
Our favorite accommodation in Atacama
Tierra Atacama, is luxury property known for its architecture, panoramic views and peaceful setting. Tierra Atacama’s 32 rooms are large and most have volcano views. The walk to the main area takes you through lovely gardens. Like the other properties in Atacama, Tierra has a full range of activities, both full and half day. The […]
Alto Atacama Desert Lodge & Spa in Atacama, Chile offers some of the best views in Atacama along with a wide selection of activities.
Awasi Atacama in the Atacama desert is a luxury lodge offering private activities in an intimate setting for those looking for a luxury experience.
Explora Atacama, is one of the older properties in the Atacama and sits in a large compound on the edge of San Pedro with great views of the surrounding area. The hotel´s 17 hectares are part of our conservation program, which aims to restore the area´s historical and scientific value. Like Alto Atacama, Explora Atacama […]
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