Escorted Tour 2020: Special Expediton of Chile (Atacama Desert & Patagonia)
Atacama Desert & Torres Del Paine
SPECIAL PROMOTION: $75.00 OFF PER PERSON FOR DEPOSIT 04 MONTHS PRIOR DEPARTURE
Tour 1: Jan. 10 ~ Jan. 22, 2020
Tour 2: Dec. 02 ~ Dec. 14, 2020
Tour package (air & land tour)
Land tour: $4,595.00/person
Air tickets: from $2,000.00/person
- Giá vé máy bay có thể thay đổi mà không kịp thông báo.
- Group from 15 persons.
Land package includes:
- Hotels per itinerary or similar
- Buffet breakfast daily at hotel
- Lunches as per itinerary
- Dinners as per itinerary
- Travel insurance
- Escorted tour leader
- Local English speaking guides
- Tours as per itinerary
Air tickets include:
- USA – SANTIAGO – USA
- SANTIAGO–PUNTA ARENAS-SANTIAGO
- Tours not in the itinerary
- Meals not in the itinerary
- International and domestic flights
Day 01: USA departure
Day 02: Santiago - Valparaiso (L)
Reception at Santiago’s airport and transfer to Valparaiso. Travel towards the Pacific Coast, through the valley of Casablanca, known for its vineyards. On arrival at the coast, Lunch menu in a local restaurant. In the afternoon, visit to the picturesque port of Valparaíso, founded in the XVI century. Overnight in Valparaiso.
Day 03: Valparaiso - Santiago - Atacama (B, D)
Transfer to the airport in Santiago for the flight to Atacama. Lunch own arrangement. Upon arrival, you will be met and transferred to the village of San Pedro de Atacama through the Domekyo Mountain range and the Salt Mountain range, visit the Mars or Death Valley with its spectacular scenery and interesting rock formations. Continue to the “Three Marias” an interesting geological formation which is next to a former salt mine. At dusk, climb a large sand dune in the Moon Valley for spectacular views of the sunset over the Andes Mountains. Overnight in San Pedro Atacama. Dinner at hotel.
Day 04: San Pedro de Atacama - Aguas Calientes – Full day Tour (B, L, D)
Departure to Piedras Rojas and Salar of Aguas Calientes. Site unfrequented by visitors, with a special and impressive landscape in which the salt has painted hills near the Salar. Lunch at a local restaurant in Socaire Village. Afternoon, back to hotel. Dinner at hotel.
Day 05: Atacama - Rainbow Valley - Tulor & Quitor (B, L, D)
In the morning visit of Arcoiris valley (rainbow valley) and the petroglyphs of Yerbas Buenas. In the afternoon, after lunch, visit the Tulor village which dates back 3,000 years, incredible architecture is found at this place view the construction of circular-shaped clay. Later, visit the Indian fortress of Quitor, a place built by atacameños more than 700 years ago to defend from intruders. Dinner at hotel.
Day 06: Atacama - Cejar Lagoon - Santiago (B, D)
Visit the Cejar lagoon, travelling across the Atacama salt flat, which stretches endlessly into the distance. There is a chance to take a bath in the cool, salty water which helps one to float seemingly effortlessly. In the afternoon,transfer to Calama airport to take flight to Santiago. Upon arrival in Santiago, you will be transferred to hotel. Dinner at the hotel.
Day 07: Santiago - Punta Arenas – Patagonia (B, D)
Early departure for the flight to Punta Arenas. Upon arrival, you will drive to Torres el Paine national Park with a stop for some shopping in Puerto Natales. Overnight at Torres el Paine Park. Dinner at the hotel
Day 08: Torres Del Paine - Grey Sector and Los Cuernos Lookout Point (B, D)
Full day Torres del Paine national park visiting Grey area, including SIB Grey navigation in the morning. Continue with a hiking to Mirador de los Cuernos. Lunch on your own. Back to hotel. Dinner at hotel.
Day 09: Torres del Paine - French Valley Sector (B, D)
Full day Torres del Paine national park with hiking to French valley. Dinner at the hotel
Day 10: Torres del Paine – Laguna Amarga and Pehoe Lake (B, D)
Full day tour Torres del Paine national park, visiting the area of Cascada Paine (waterfall), Salto Grande (waterfall), Laguna Amarga and Pehoe area. Dinner at the hotel
Day 11: Torres del Paine / Punta Arenas (B, D)
After breakfast you will start the drive to Punta Arenas. Overnight at Punta Arenas. Dinner at the hotel.
Optional: boat trip to Magdalena Island (SIB): from $125.00/p.p
The island has a lighthouse on the extreme north-eastern side, near to the islet of Marta and is the natural habitat of penguins, cormorants, gulls and sea lions. Both islands form the Natural Monument of “Los Pingüinos", which is 25 nautical miles north of Punta Arenas. It is estimated that the number of penguins found here reaches 50.000 pairs of the Magellan species.
Day 12: Punta Arenas – Santiago - departure (B)
Free at leisure in the morning. Afternoon, check-out hotel, then transfer to the airport for the flight to Santiago. Connecting flight to USA in the evening. End of services.
Day 13: USA
OPTION TO EASTER ISLAND (5 days 4 nights)
Land tour: $895.00/person
Air tickets: from $595.00/person
Land package includes (group from 10 persons)
1 night in Santiago &3 nights in Easter Island
Daily buffet breakfast. 2 Lunches. 1 Dinner.
Escorted and local guides
Air tickets: SANTIAGO-EASTER ISLAND-SANTIAGO
Day 12 – Punta Arenas / Santiago (B, D)
Day 13 – Santiago / Easter Island (B)
Day 14 – Easter Island / Rano Kau, Orongo and Ahu Akivi Tours (B)
Day 15 – Easter Island – Rano Raraku / Anakena Beach (B, L)
Day 16 – Easter Island - Santiago - departure (B, L)