Things to see and do - San Pedro de Atacama
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San Pedro de Atacama Travel guide
San Pedro de Atacama : Michelin's recommendations
This small oasis in the desert attracts numerous tourists and comes as a well-earned reward after visiting the salar de Atacama. Admire its picturesque adobe houses, streets made from beaten earth, and a sky so clear that an international radio astronomy observatory is scheduled to be opened here in the near future.
Tourist attractions San Pedro de Atacama : Things to see and do
RCH - San Pedro de Acatama
Although this site can be dangerous, it would be a shame to miss the unique spectacle of El Tatio volcano and its "park" of geysers which spurt up in impressive jets and waterspouts. Best seen first thing in the morning, when the cold air c..
RCH - Quitor
To protect their oasis, in the 12C the people of Atacama built fortresses known as pukará on the hillsides. It was in the labyrinth of the Pukará de Quitor, now in ruins, that the native warriors in the 16C attempted (in vain) to stop the advance of ..
Hotels San Pedro de Atacama
Gustavo le Paige 159 RCH - 1410000 San Pedro de Atacama
Set in a colonial style building featuring a garden and a restaurant, Hotel Tambillo offers heated rooms with private bathrooms. Laguna Verde and Bolivia’s border is a 40-minute drive away. Decorated in soft colours, rooms at Tambillo Hotel have cei..
Caracoles 130 RCH - 1440000 San Pedro de Atacama
Warm Chilean hospitality and traditional indigenous décor are offered at Don Raul. Situated on San Pedro de Atacama´s Main Street, services include free Wi-Fi in public areas, complimentary parking and bike rental. The rooms at Don Raul have simple..
Toconao 460 RCH - 1410000 San Pedro de Atacama
San Pedro De Atacama is a colonial-style hotel built from volcanic rock. If offers pleasant accommodations and an outdoor pool, and is only a 10-minute walk from San Pedro´s centre. Rooms at the Hostaria San Pedro De Atacama all feature cable TV an..