Mirror-like salt flats, gushing geysers, and snow-capped volcanoes - Chile's north is a geological wonderland and encompasses some of the nation's most stunning natural scenery.
For the outdoor adventurers, this 8-day Chile Adventure tour takes you from the cosmopolitan capital of Santiago to the dramatic landscapes of the north, where you'll base yourself in the desert town of San Pedro de Atacama for 3 nights, launching yourself into new thrilling experiences each day.
In vibrant Santiago, tour its government offices and historical buildings by bike to gain an understanding of the country's colorful past and cultural identity, then journey to the mining town of Calama in northern Chile, where you'll travel onwards to San Pedro.
On a guided bike tour, visit the golden dunes and natural attractions of Moon Valley, and stargaze with passionate astronomers on an astronomy tour under the impossibly clear Chilean skies.
Embark on a half-day trek between the two rural villages of Machuca and Rio Grande, and spot alpacas and guanacos in their natural habitat.
Take flight in a hot air balloon ride during sunrise and ponder the rust-hued, lunar-like landscape of the Atacama from above before going on an equestrian expedition to the archaeological site of Piedra de la Coca.
See the Atacama Salt Flats, Chile's largest salt flat, on an adrenaline fuelling quad ride through the world's driest desert, and float in the salty waters of Cejar Lagoon.
This 8-day Chile tour is the ultimate adventure through the north of Chile, introducing active travelers who dare to brave the high altitude and desert conditions to the region's otherworldly landscapes, ancient cultures, and archaeological sites.