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Chile Sustainable Tourism : San Pedro de Atacama

  • Off the beaten track
Experience San Pedro de Atacama in a unique way! On this trip, you will build a close relationship with the local guides, who will explain the local culture, customs and traditions of the Licken Antay! Insert yourself into the daily activity of the community and get an understanding of a life system in which elements of the Andean culture are still present. Immerse yourself in the&n...

Experience San Pedro de Atacama in a unique way! On this trip, you will build a close relationship with the local guides, who will explain the local culture, customs and traditions of the Licken Antay! Insert yourself into the daily activity of the community and get an understanding of a life system in which elements of the Andean culture are still present. Immerse yourself in the local gastronomy,traditions and the unique way of life! 

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Tour itinerary includes
  • Arts and crafts
    Arts and crafts
  • Food and drink
    Food and drink
  • Learning activities
    Learning activities
  • Local culture
    Local culture
  • Meet locals
    Meet locals

Customizable tour itinerary

This tour idea is fully customizable

This itinerary has been crafted by our Local Agency with one idea in mind: to inspire you. Every element can be adapted to your needs and your interests, from duration to accommodation and activities.

Day 1: Arrival in Calama Airport

If the stars were mine...

• A representative will meet you upon arrival.

• Discover Moon Valley and the caves, ravines, dunes and geology with your local guide.

• Experience astronomy session through the southern hemisphere sky during the night!

• Learn about constellations, galaxies and the ancestral knowledge of the Lickan Antay people

• Using modern telescopes, how many constellations can you see?

Astronomy only possible without full moon.

Visited:
Calama, San Pedro de Atacama.

Day 2: San Pedro de Atacama

• Our local guide Pamela will guide you through petroglyphs and the colorful rainbow valley!

• Visit the small village of Rio Grande!

• Enjoy a typical local dish in the village, prepared by Pamela.

Visited:
San Pedro de Atacama.

Day 3: Experience the Culture of Lickan Antaya

The economy of the desert!

• Discover the secrets of Lickan Antay alongside Wildo, your local guide! 

• He will tell you his family history and explain economic activities carried out in the desert. 

• Learn how to grow corn, minimal farming and other Lickan Antay crafts and skills! 

• Enjoy a typical Atacamenian meal for lunch. 

• Go on a walk with llamas with Sandra, and experience their relationship with the animals!

Visited:
San Pedro de Atacama.

Day 4: Departure Day 

Time to say goodbye...

• Join the early morning drive towards the Tatio geothermal field.

• See  the unique geology, and the wildlife of the Putana and Machuca wetlands! 

• Drive towards Coyo and enjoy a traditional Atacamenian lunch on the way.  

• Return to the airport in Calama, full of good memories and with a happy heart.

Visited:
San Pedro de Atacama., Calama

Calama San Pedro de Atacama.

Price details

This tour idea is fully customizable

The price reflects this specific itinerary and is designed to give you an idea of the budget required for this destination. Throughout the trip-planning process, our local agency will tailor your itinerary around your budget.

Approx. $1,460 / 4 days
Excluding international flights
2 pax
Price per Person in Double Room$1,430

Included in price:

  • Shared services.
  • Local English speaking guides.
  • Family accommodation
  • Permanent assistance in each city.
  • Entrances fees to the Death and Moon Valley.
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch except on Arrival Day.
  • Dinner except on Departure Day.

Not included in price:

  • International or domestic air fares.
  • Services and non-mentioned meals in the itinerary.
  • Early check-in, late check-out and hotel extras.
  • Personal expenses.
  • Tips for guides and hotel staff.
Book your flights to Chile
International flights are not included in this trip. Thanks to our partnership with Option Way, you can take advantage of booking your flights directly with your local agent.
Check out the many benefits:
  • Competitive rates
  • All-inclusive prices with no hidden fees
  • Your local agent Leandro, in Chile, will inform you of any changes to your flights
For more information or to book your flights directly, head to our partner site.

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