On December 23rd this mining town is transformed into one of Chile’s largest places of pilgrimage where pilgrims enjoy processions, ceremonies and religious dances.
Observatory Cerro Mamalluca in the Elqui Valley is a perfect place in Chile for astronomy. English-speaking guides and a 12 inch telescope unfold the magic of the skies.
First made by Spanish settlers in the 1500s, pisco is one of the most widely-consumed liquors in Chile. It is rarely drunk straight but rather is used to make cocktails.
Each summer thousands of tourists flock to the colonial town of La Serena in Norte Chico, Chile’s second oldest city with white beaches and excellent seafood restaurants.
Enjoy the Atacameño villages of Chiu Chiu, Lasana and Caspana, where ancient forts, petroglyphs, churches and museums tell their Indian and Spanish histories.
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The Atacama Desert around San Pedro de Atacama has much to offer: ancient ruins, the Reserva Nacional dos Flamencos, the Moon Valley, and hot pools at the Tatio Geysers.
The beautiful, symmetrical – and active – Villarrica volcano in northern Patagonia provides a great mountain climbing adventure for first-time and experienced climbers.
Climbing Volcano Villarrica is a memorable and once-in-a-lifetime experience. Maximise the enjoyment of the hike by being well prepared.