Valle de la LunaHalf day Code: ENO002 Book Questions?
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Location: Salt Mountain Range.
Duration: Approximately 4 hours.
Altitude: 2264 masl.
Route: 38 kms.
Start time: Summer: 16:00 hrs. / Winter: 15:00 hrs. (summer season from october 1st)
It is located in the Salt mountain range, to the west of San Pedro and the south of the new highway. The Moon Valley is an interesting area of formation of stone and sand. Declared Sanctuary of the Nature it comprises of Los Flamencos National Reserve. Located inside the Salto mountain range Located to 13 kilometers to the west of San Pedro de Atacama. The valley receives this name due to the great similarity of the place to the mole landscapes.
We will begin our excursion visiting the enormous enormous geologic formation, which are located in one of the most barren zones of the planet. It is an area of great beauty that resembles the mole landscape by the stone formation, petrified salt and sand, that during millenia, floods and winds have molded to its way.
Surprise yourself with the enormous figures of salt and clay constructed with the pass of the years and the wind, we will have the opportunity to know "Las tres Marias" figures with unique beauty that can be photographed and contemplated by a long time.
Finally we will visit the wonderful caverns of the salt accompanied by the imposing Licancabur volcano, once again to be surprised by the great magic of the desert, specially of the valley in where we will have the opportunity to enjoy the most beautiful sunset that our eyes never will be able to forget.
Briefly, impressive forms product of the successive transformations of the terrestrial crust, offer the aspect of a true mole landscape.
There is not life in this valley, neither humidity, turning it the most inhospitable place of the planet.
There is not to lose the sunset, due to it is unforgettable.
When the sun sinks, it is painting pie tones the edges of hills and defiles, while the wind blows among the rocks and the sky pass from pink color to purple and finally black.
Without a doubt it is one of main attractive of San Pedro de Atacama, visited by hundreds of tourists year by year, which are really surprised by its singular and unique beauty incomparable to any place.
- Recommend wearing comfortable shoes, warm clothes, mineral water, solar factor, sunglasses, hat.
- Services applied with minimum of passengers at the moment of booking.
- Transfers Hotel - Moon Valley - Hotel.
Does not included:
- Air ticket.
- Personal travel insurance.
- Extras not indicated.
Terms for children:
- Children under 2 years free without right seat.
- Children under 7 years pay 65% of the rate
- Over 7 years pay 100% of the rate.