23 Jun NORTH OF CHILE, SAN PEDRO DE ATACAMA: A MUST.
This place unique and attractive landscapes amazes it’s visitors. A rich cultural heritage, which incorporated the indigenous and nature into an unforgettable travel experience.
Colors, volcanoes, lagoons, salt flats
The small town of San Pedro de Atacama is located more than 3 thousand meters high and has some of the highest peaks of the Andes Mountains (Licancabur Volcano is 5,916 meters) and is one of the main archaeological and anthropological places in the world.
Its main activities are tourism and agriculture, so you can find diverse and many offers of accommodation and local tours both in the Chilean territory and in the neightbourd contry: Bolivia.
For 11 thousand years the surrounding places were populated with a large indigenous population: Atacameños, which after multiple adversities and struggles, has kept their culture visible and current.
To protect nature, some of the excursions require tourists to be aware of the protection of the environment and are willing, for example, to walk on foot sometimes, swim in lagoons without sunscreen, keep quiet. All in order to protect local flora and fauna.
San Pedro de Atacama has become a must and should be visited by travelers who are willing to contribute to the construction of a world class sustainable tourism.
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