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Altiplanic Spirit experience is not to follow the average way to do tourism but we want to increase the interaction with nature, culture and local traditions along with special activities which is a must if you are thinking about visiting The Atacama Desert and San Pedro de Atacama 

Copacoya 

Nights of acclimatization needed: 2 
Type: Full day 
Duration: 4,5 to 5 hours 
Distance: 7 kms / 4,3 miles 
Max. altitude: 4,500 meters / 14,400 feet Highlights: Panoramic views of the volcanoes, wind eroded rocks, El Tatio Geothermal Fields, geysers, picnic lunch 
**This is one of the acclimatization hikes required for high mountain ascents.

Kulamar 

Nights of acclimatization needed: 2 
Type: Full day 
Duration: 4,5 hours 
Distance: 10 kms / 6 miles 
Max. altitude: 4,200 meters / 13,440 feet Highlights: Salt flats, salar de Aguas Calientes, panoramic views, picnic lunch

Machuca Río Grande 

Nights of acclimatization needed: 2 
Type: Full day 
Duration: 4,5 to 5,5 hours 
Distance: 16 kms / 9,6 miles 
Max. altitude: 4,000 meters / 12,800 feet Highlights: Machuca, riverbed hike, picnic lunch

Guatín – Puritama 

Nights of acclimatization needed: 1 
Type: Half day 
Duration: 2 to 2,5 hours 
Distance: 5 kms / 3 miles
Max. altitude: 3,500 meters / 11,200 feet Highlights: Ancient cacti gardens, Puritama Hot Springs
Family recommended

 
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Kamur

Nights of acclimatization needed: 0 
Type: Half day 
Duration: 3,5 hours
Distance: 9 kms / 5,4 miles 
Max. altitude: 3,000 meters / 9,600 feet Highlights: Valle de la Luna, Cordillera de la Sal landscapes, panoramic views

Kari 

Nights of acclimatization needed: 0 
Type: Half day 
Duration: 2 to 2,5 hours 
Distance: 5,5 kms / 3,3 miles 
Max. altitude: 3,000 meters / 9,600 feet Highlights: Kari Ravine Canyon, salt walls Family recommended

Guatín – Punta del Inca 

Nights of acclimatization needed: 0 
Type: Half day
Duration: 2 to 2,5 hours 
Distance: 4,2 kms / 2,5 miles 
Max. altitude: 3,000 meters / 9,600 feet Highlights: Vilama River, local flora, waterfalls, birdwatching, panoramic views Family recommended

 
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Salar del Altiplano

Nights of acclimatization needed: 2 
Type: Full day 
Duration: 1 hour 
Distance: 3 kms / 1,8 miles
Max. altitude: 4,500 meters / 14,400 feet Highlights: Aguas Calientes Salt Flat, Tuyayito Lagoon, buffet lunch 
Family recommended

Salar de Tara 

Nights of acclimatization needed: 2 
Type: Full day 
Duration: 1,5 hours
Distance: 2,5 kms / 1,5 miles 
Max. altitude: 4,500 meters / 14,400 feet Highlights: Licancabur Volcano, Cerro Toco, Quipiaco Lagoon, salt flats, panoramic views, picnic lunch

Altos de Catarpe

Nights of acclimatization needed: 0 
Type: Half day 
Duration: 2,5 hours 
Distance: 5 kms / 3 miles 
Max. altitude: 3,500 meters / 11.200 feet Highlights: Aguas Calientes Salt Flats, Tuyayito Lagoon and buffet lunch.

 
Comprar

Cornisas 

Nights of acclimatization needed: 0 
Type: Half day 
Duration: 2 to 2,5 hours 
Distance: 4,2 kms / 2,5 miles 
Max. altitude: 3,000 meters / 9,600 feet Highlights: Panoramic views of the oasis, Atacama Salt Flat, Valle de la Muerte Dunes 
Family recommended

Yerbas Buenas – Valle del Arcoiris

 Nights of acclimatization needed: 1 
Type: Half day
Duration: 2 hours 
Distance: 2 kms / 1,2 miles 
Max. altitude: 3,000 meters / 9,600 feet Highlights: Yerbas Buenas petroglyphs, colored rock walls

Cuchabrache Heights 

Nights of acclimatization needed: 0 

Type: Half day

Duration: 2,5 to 3,0 hours

Distance: 6,5 kms / 3,9 miles 

Max. altitude: 3,000 meters / 9,600 feet Highlights: Cordillera de la Sal, panoramic views, volcanoes

Salar de Atacama 

Nights of acclimatization needed: 0 
Type: Half day Duration: 1 hour 
Distance: 2 kms / 1,2 miles 
Max. altitude: 2,500 meters / 8,000 feet Highlights: Orchards of Toconao, laguna Chaxa, Salar de Atacama, bird watching, sunset

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