Enjoy half & full-day guided Tours around the Atacama Desert
Adventures in the Atacama Desert are plentiful, and at Tierra Atacama you will find a wonderful variety of excursions and tours of the Atacama Desert as well as San Pedro de Atacama tours. Whether you prefer to explore on foot, horseback, bike or vehicle, we’ve got an all-encompassing portfolio of activities that delve into every corner of Atacama. Here you’ll find everything from world-class hiking tours to desert bike rides, horseback adventures to stargazing experiences, and much more
At Tierra Hotels, our small group excursions are included in all-inclusive programs. We also offer private guides and transfers if you are looking for a tailored experience just for you. When you arrive at Tierra Atacama our expert guides will personally walk you through our portfolio of Atacama Desert excursions. The guides will get to know your interests and physical activity level, helping to create a bespoke journey for you to explore the Atacama Desert your way.
*All excursions are subject to availability, depending on local regulations regarding sanitary conditions due to the pandemic.
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We generally recommend that you stay at least 4 nights with us in order to o get the most out of your Atacama Desert vacation. This should give you enough time to include the most exhilerating of our San Pedro de Atacama Tours, however, if you would like to climb one or more of the Atacama volanoes, then you should plan on spending a minimum of 5 nights in order to properly aclimatise to the altitudes. Our sample Atacama Desert itinerary may be useful as you plan your trip.
Cerro Toco Volcano Climb
Located just 6km from the border between Chile and Bolivia, Cerro Toco is as awe-inspiring to look at from the ground, as the expansive panoramas are to be enjoyed from its summit.
Visit to Moon Valley
For the people of the High Andean Plains, budding explorers and visiting travelers alike, there are few places as evocative as the Valle de la Luna or ‘Moon Valley’.
Exploring Machuca & the Río Grande
Llamas, Alpacas, Giant Cacti and desert flora abound on this immersive exploration of Machuca and the Río Grande.
Guatin Gatchi Valley
Expect a confection of distinctive desert plantlife and trickling rivers, on this tour to the Valle de Guatin.
Quebrada del Diablo & the Vilama Fortress
Discover the beguiling land formations of the Quebrada del Diablo and enjoy a dose of local heritage, here in the Cordillera de la Sal.
This hike to the cornices of the Cordillera de la Sal makes for a perfect introduction to Atacama’s bewitching, lunar-like landscapes.