Tierra Atacama & Patagonia

From San Pedro de Atacama to Punta Arenas
  • Chile
  • Custom
  • Luxury
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Tour Description

Your journey begins at Tierra Atacama Boutique Hotel & Spa, a sun set desert oasis located in northern Chile. Tierra hotels are known for their dramatic architecture and locally inspired interiors, that offer a cozy, warm, friendly and authentic environment.  On your all-inclusive program, you will enjoy a selection of tours to chose from with highly trained & qualified guides. 
Your journey continues to Patagonia where the Tierra Patagonia Hotel & Spa, sits on a bluff where the South America pampa meets Lake Sarmiento.  A selection of tours are includes for you to explore Torres del Paine National Park.  All meals are included. 

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Atacama Desert is truly amazing by day & night

The Tierra Hotel offer superior accommodation, in spectacular locations

Explore by day & relax by night surrounded by breathtaking scenery

Tour Itinerary

Day 1
Atacama Desert

On arrival in Calama you will be met and transferred to San Pedro de Atacama (1½ hours, shared with other hotel guests). A welcome dinner will be served at the hotel. During the evening, the guides will suggest optional activities available the following days.
Overlooking the Licancabur Volcano, its dramatic surrounding landscape ranges from desert, salt flats, steaming geysers and hot springs to fascinating rock formations.
Overnight at Tierra Atacama

Day 2
Salt Flats, Chaxa Lagoon & Flamingo Reserve

The journey starts with a brief visit to Toconao village where the plaza and the historic church are the main attractions. We also visit a local family who live off the sales of their handcrafts. We continue to the Los Flamencos National Reserve, a nature reserve in the Atacama salt flat. There are three species of flamingo to be found here (Andean, Chilean and James’s), living off the microscopic lagoon life.
The views of the Andes as the sun sets are truly amazing!
Overnight at Tierra Atacama

Day 3
Atacama Tatio Geysers

Today we visit the Tatio Geysers, located at an altitude of 4,300m (14,190 ft.). The geothermal field has close links to the volcanic activity in the zone and consists of huge steam columns that reach heights of 12m (almost 40 ft.). Breakfast is served as dawn breaks. On the way back to the village, there is the opportunity to spot families of vicuñas and if you are lucky, foxes, vizcachas and Andean ostriches. We stop in the hamlet of Machuca before returning to the hotel.
Overnight at Tierra Atacama

Day 4
Atacama Santiago

Transfer to the airport for your flight to Santiago.
Overnight in Santiago required due to no connecting flights to Punta Arenas (Flight schedules are subject to change at any time & the itinerary will be adjusted to match)
Overnight Santiago Airport Hotel

Day 5
Santiago Torres del Paine

Fly from Santiago to Punta Arenas ( Flight Included)
On arrival into Punta Arenas airport, you will be met and transferred to Tierra Patagonia Hotel, located inside Torres del Paine National Park. The minibus journey is just under 5 hours and takes you from Punta Arenas to Llanuras de Diana, taking in the vast Patagonia landscape along 200 kilometres (124 miles) of paved road. From there, the 190 kilometres (118 miles) to Torres del Paine National Park is mainly along dirt roads.
In the evening you will be briefed on the excursion options for next day.
Overnight Tierra Patagonia

Day 6-7
Activities in Torres del Paine National Park

For the following days you may choose from a variety of full-day & half-day excursions to enjoy the incredible Patagonian scenery and fascinating wildlife of Torres del Paine National Park.

The Tierra Patagonia excursions will take guests to see and experience the great beauty and fascinating life of Chilean Patagonia and to explore the untamed wilderness of Torres del Paine with its snow-capped peaks, glaciers, icebergs, fjords, lakes and windswept pampas. With the help of our expert and knowledgeable guides each guest will find the right outing depending on their interests and energy levels. There are walks, hikes, climbs, horse-rides, and tours by van or vehicle to choose from, with difficulty levels ranging from leisurely to very difficult. There are half-day and full-day options, and excursions are run with a maximum of 8 people per guide, with all the necessary equipment.
Overnight Tierra Patagonia

Day 8
Depart from Torres del Paine

Today you will take the morning departure transfer from Tierra Patagonia to Punta Arenas (5 hrs) to connect with your onward flight
*Transfers to El Calafate can be arranged at additional costs.
*Extend your stay in Atacama or Patagonia. Add on an Antarctica cruise. Please ask for details

What’s Included

Accommodation
  • Included Copy 20 3 nights staying at Tierra Atacama in a superior room
  • Included Copy 20 1 night at the Holiday Inn Santiago Airport in a standard room
  • Included Copy 20 3 nights staying at Tierra Patagonia in a superior room
  • Included Copy 31 Room upgrades available
  • Included Copy 20 NOTE: Tierra Patagonia is only open from 1st Nov - 30th May
Food
  • Included Copy 20 American breakfast, lunch and dinner while at Tierra Hotels
  • Included Copy 20 Open Bar (includes mineral water, sodas, juices, house wine and liquors) While at Tierra Hotels
  • Included Copy 31 Premium wines and vintage liquors available for an additional cost.
Fees & Services
  • Included Copy 20 All Airport transfers on a shared basis
  • Included Copy 20 Two half day excursions or one full day excursion daily in small groups with other guests
  • Included Copy 20 Use of pools, sauna and Jacuzzi (massages, treatments and therapies payable in the hotel)
  • Included Copy 20 Internal flight from Calaman to Punta Arenas via Santiago
  • Included Copy 20 Itinerary can be done in reverse
Tour on Special!
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1000 USD off per person. Free night Santiago/Punta Arenas + 100USD Spa Voucher. Book by 29 Feb 2020.
Duration

8 days

Price from

$5,725 USD

Per person, twin share

Daily departures
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