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Address: San Pedro de Atacama, Chile
Phone Number: +56 9 9437 3592
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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$83.00*
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Atacama Salt Flats, Toconao and Altiplanic Lagoons Day Trip
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$90.00*
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Atacama Salt Flat Day Trip from San Pedro de Atacama including Los Flamencos...

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Simply stunning

You must visit here when in the Atacama region. The colour of the lakes and the scenery is outstanding. We saw a wild fox here. This is very high at 4700 metres above sea level... read more

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Leominster, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

You must visit here when in the Atacama region. The colour of the lakes and the scenery is outstanding. We saw a wild fox here. This is very high at 4700 metres above sea level. There are some pleasant walks in the area. Remember to reapply your sun cream frequently, it is so very dry here, only 5% humidity.

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I booked a tour with Desert Adventure to do this day trip and it was worth it!! The lagoons are amazing and in a pretty unbelievable location! The high altitude leaves you breathless and all around are snow capped peaks. The tour also took in some of the local villages as well as two salt flats where we could see... More 

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Sherbrooke, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Beautiful beyond words!!! Well worth taking the ride to get there, it's absolutely amazingly awesome

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It's a very bumpy 15 minute ride from the main road. 3000 peso entry. The views at the two lagoons are very nice. Higher altitude, fairly strong wind, so bring an extra layer. Bathroom facilities up there. We didn't see any flamingos and only a few other types of birds. Several vicuñas.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Incredibly unique landscapes make this day-long trip well worth the early wake-up. Definitely a top spot for Atacama

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The road will take you through fascinating lava fields. These 2 small lagoons not just beautiful, but have a friendly atmosphere because they are relatively closely surronded with volcanos. While you feel that you are in a different world, vicunas and birds appear. We had a good and committed (Venezuelan) guide. On its own, this programme probably would not be... More 

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Warsaw, Poland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The views at the lagoons are impressive and breathtaking. A must for those staying in San Pedro de Atacama.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The lakes are a bit of a drive from San Pedro but easily accessible either on a tour or by car. It's paved to within 10km or less and the access road is ok in a car. The lakes are very scenic and there is a surprising amount of wildlife in the area.

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Caracas, Venezuela
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The view of the lagoons are truly spectacular, they are located at very high altitude so be prepared with warm clothes. You can have a very good lunch in a town nearby. Totally recommend this tour.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We were not so lucky with the weather but nonetheless there are more spectacular places in the area.

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