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Located in the oasis of San Pedro de Atacama, Explora Atacama was built on a 17-hectare plot. Choose from over 40 exploration routes to make the most out of your Atacama Desert experience. Constructed as the perfect base for your exploration, the lodgings are designed to blend in with the landscape and to give travelers a comfortable place to relax and recooperate after a day of exploring. Explora Atacama offers a unique experience to its guests for a cultural escape nestled in spectacular scenery. This property is located in the desert, the Andes highlands and many other natural wonders you are surrounded by. Explora Atacama features its own horses and stables and an in-house observatory where guided stargazing observations take place. Treat yourself to refreshing dive into one of the swimming pools. Or visit one of the open-air jacuzzis, saunas or steam rooms to relax and unwind. Get a good night's rest in the comfortable rooms or suites which are blended into the landscape with views to the gardens. Choose from 2 nights stay or more, contact us for details.
Punta del Inca Hike- Take a van to Guatín, a grazing area and junction point of the Puritama and Purifica rivers, and source of the Vilama River. There, walk along a canyon known as the Valley of the Cacti due to the existence of giant cacti. Cut cross the canyon crossing the river several times and descending along different waterfalls.
Tambo Bike Ride - Bike ride to the Catarpe Valley. Ride up to Cuchabrache, through an old road that crosses the Salt Ridge. Ride through plaster and crystallized salt creeks. This exploration includes seeing part of the local culture and petroglyphs, as well as the San Isidro chapel.
Cyebca del Salar - Leave in a van to Toconao, located to the south of San Pedro de Atacama. Walk to the village square and then through an area of vegetable gardens. Finally, take a van to the Chaxa Lagoon, located in the Los Flamencos National Reserve, an ideal place for bird watching within Atacama’s Salt Flat.
Cucuter - Horseback ride to the Moon Valley, explore its clay grounds, and see landscapes that seem to be from another world. Afterwards, go for lunch to the ayllu in Cúcuter, an oasis whose colors contrast with the desert landscape and where the whitish colors of Atacama salt flat begin to appear.
The Explora Experience
Explora has properties in Patagonia, Atacama, Easter Island and Chiloe Island. All accommodations are built right in the middle of the awe-inspiring areas surrounded by spectacular nature. The Explora functions as the headquarters of your trip from where you can choose from a plethora of activities included in your stay. You will be accompanied by expert guides and comfortable in the unique lodgings offered. Explora proposes a way of travelling based on in-depth exploration matched with an essence of luxury and high-end service. With over 150 excursions, you can truly personalise your experience and immerse yourself in all these South American locations have to offer, from culture, to nature to relaxation. Discover other Explora properties here: Explora Sacred Valley, Explora Rapa Nui, Explora Patagonia.
Trip Code: CL4EA
Travel Style: Tailor Made Journey
Location: Atacama, Chile
Flights: Ask us to help book your flights to/from South America.