Trekking Kari (2550 m.a.s.l.)

Departing: AM or PM. Distance (travelling by car or van): 25kmts (round trip). Trekking: 4,8 kmts. Length: 2 hrs. aprox. We leave from your hotel heading towards Ckari viewpoint, otherwise known as La Piedra del Coyote(coyote stone), from there you are going to be ablke to see the Salt Mountain range, described as a Geological Miracle. We start our trekking from here, after which we walk through a narrow path, and after descender slidedown a small sand dune we continue over an open area till we reach Kari, an old ravine where we can see some small rocky paths crossing the caves and caverns. This excursion has got different entrance and exit. Difficulty level: Intermediate

Trekking Quebrada del Diablo (2500 m.a.s.l.)

Departing: AM or PM. Distance (travelling by car or van): 23kmts (round trip), Trekking: 6 kmts. Length: 2 hrs.
We leave from your hotel and head towards the valley of Catarpe, we then cross river San Pedro several times until we reach La Quebrada del Diablo(the devil’s throat), once there we start with the trekking and after an hour approximatelly we reach the end of the path. After which we climb to the top of a small mount and reach a plain area. Soon after we start decending through a narrow path in the outskirts of valley Vilama. Time back to hotel, 20 minutes approx. Difficukty level: Intermmediate.

Trekking Guatin (3200 m.a.s.l.)

Departing: AM or PM. Distance (travelling by car or van) 60kms(round trip), Trekking 4,5kmts. Length 2,5 hrs
We leave from your hotel and head towards a road going northest  of San Pedro de Atacama, until we reach to the valley of Guatin. Trekking start on the bank of river Vilama and continues to the heart of a ravine. We need to cross the river at several points and then go down throuh rocky areas.Ater two hours trekking we reach a Tambo (inn) that has been abandonned a while ago. After which we return to San Pedro. Dificulty Level: Intermmediate to Difficult.

Trekking Salt Mountain Range (short-2500 m.a.s.l.)

Departing: AM or PM. Distance (by car or van) 26kmts (round trip). Trekking 5km. Length 1,5 hora.
We depart from your hotel heading towards Túnel Viejo (Old Tunnel-1930), where we start our trekking going up a path that takes us to the edge of the Salt Mountain-range. From there you will have an amazing view for the Valley of de San Pedro and panoramic views to Domeyko and Andes mountain-ranges. After this stop we start trekking south and after an hour we start sliding down some sand dunes to get to our vehicle that will takes us back to the town. Difficulty Level: Easy

Trekking Cuchabrache (2500 m.a.s.l.)

Departing from your hotel towards Túnel Viejo (Old Tunnel-1930) where we start our trekking going up a path that takes us to the edge of the Salt Mountain-range. From there you will have an amazing view for the Valley of de San Pedro and panoramic views to Domeyko and Andes mountain-ranges. After this stop we start trekking north untill start decending into the VAlley of Catarpe, where our vehicle will be waiting to take us back to the town. Difficulty Level: Easy

Trekking around Cerro Copacoya (4500 m.a.s.l.)

“This particular trekking can be combined with a visit to “the Geysers of el Tatio”
Departs: 6:00 AM / Back: 3:00 PM. Distance traveled by car : 200 km. (round trip)
The excursion departs heading towards the northeast, and progresively going higher in altitud. After an hour and a half we reach the Tatio Geysers. We then visit the geothermal field and have breakfast on site. After breakfast we travel some 15 minutes and start our trekking. During our trip you will be able to admire beutiful views and possibly spot some Vizcachas! Difficulty Level: Intermmediate/Hard

*Previous acclimation proccess is needed.

Trekking Machuca Rio Grande (4000/3200 m.a.s.l.)

Departing from your hotel at 08:00 am, we then head northwest for aproximately 45 minutes till we reach Machuca (4000 m.a.s.l.)
Our trekking starts here and follows either the river Peñaliri or Machuca. During trekking you will be able to see different flora & fauna typical and will also be able to see some precolombian human vestiges typically found in the altiplano. Among flora you will see Coirón, cola de zorro, tola, copa copa, chilka de la puna. Among fauna you will see vicuñas, llamas, ovejas, cabras. Depending on the route probably would be able to see some shepperds, agricultural terraces and abandonned towns. At some point there is a snackbreak and then we continue our trekking towards the town of Rio Grande, we then cross small ghost villages and you will be able to see local agriculture on alfalfa, habas, onions and garlic. All this constitudes the general income for the community that trade them in the city of Calama.
Lunch at the rio grande town (Trekking-lunch) and return to San Pedro.
BAck at 17:00
Altitude: 3200/4000 m.a.s.l.Duración de Caminata: 5 horas
Length:5 hours
Ramp: 800 mts
Difficulty Level: Intermmediate
Recommendations: Trekking clothes, sunglasses, sunblock, trekking shoes.

Trekking Quezar/Puritama (3200/3500 m.a.s.l.)

Departing from your hotel we then head towards a ravine in Guatín, Quezar sector. Our trekking starts here, in the heart of a beutiful canyon with a wonderful view of the vegetation in the area, like cola de zorro, cachiyuyo, pingo pingo, and rica rica among others. Flowing right next to us is the river Puritama, that will follow our steps untill we finally reach Puritama hotsprings.
Departing time: 08:00
Return: 13:00
Altitude: 3200/3500 m.a.s.l.
Length of trekking: 2 hours
Ramp: 300 mts
Difficulty Level: Easy/Intermeediate
Recommendations: Trekking shoes, sunglasses, sunblock, swimsuit.