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Terra Extreme

Address: Toconao S/N, San Pedro de Atacama, Chile
Phone Number: 56 (55) 851 274
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English first
New York City, New York
Top Contributor
123 reviews 123 reviews
10 attraction reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

If you're looking for inexpensive tours with young energetic guides who speak good English and want to be on a bus with other younger travelers and backpackers, then this is one of the best companies. The downside is that the groups are pretty large (can also be a good thing if you're looking to meet people). Keep in mind that... More 

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

We booked 5 tours with this agency, with the owner herself. When i realized 2 of the tours, booked for the same day clashed in schedule, she said it was our own fault. I asked for a refund, she said no. I booked the tour to the Lagunas Altiplanicas (high plateau lagoons) which are located at 4400 mts above sea... More 

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Miami, Florida
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31 reviews 31 reviews
4 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

Overall the tour was good and the tour guide was knowledgeable BUT our tour guide wasn't very professional and we ended up spending way too much time stopped for breakfast (three people including the guide had run off to look at something else leaving the rest of us waiting by the bus to go) so we ended up only having... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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214 reviews 214 reviews
100 attraction reviews
127 helpful votes 127 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

When arrived in san Pedro we went straight to Tourist Information at the corner of the main plaza. Terrible. I don't know what he was doing on his computer but he didn't want to talk to us. Eventually he told us "only one tour operator in San Pedro that I recommend - Terra Extreme - quality with a Q" as... More 

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

We had a Moon Valley tour and our tour guide was terrible. He gave all attention to Spanish speakers and when it was time to translate in English, he acted arrogant, provide little info and made jokes in spanish about us.

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Top Contributor
71 reviews 71 reviews
16 attraction reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

The amount of tour agencies in San Pedro is overwhelming. Don't waste your time like I did. Just go straight here. The only agency person I found in San Pedro who was helpful was Nadia from Terra Extreme. She is amazing. Efficient and funny and actually does her job! Go and see her and book your tours with her. The... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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132 reviews 132 reviews
68 attraction reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2012

We had an absolute fabulous time with our excursions with Terra Extreme - we booked private tours which meant that a fabulous guy called Antonio (husband of the owner) picked us up on time every day at our hotel. The car was Land Cruiser style, very comfortable with AC. Antonio was entertaining, gave us a lot of insights on the... More 

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Miami Beach, Florida
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2012

We had 2 tours with Terra Extreme, the first one to the Tatios geysers was almost perfect despite the low temperatures, the second one was disappointing the day after. We booked the ´Lagos altiplanicos´ tour but we never saw the lakes ....The road was closed due to snow and had to go back to San Pedro. No refund was even... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2010

I did like the desert, but never got to float in the little salt lakes like I wanted... I watched other tour operators shower their customers with fresh water if they got salt in their eyes or mouth, and also got showers after so they didn't have to get dressed with a layer of crusting salt on their bodies. Our... More 

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