Chile - Atacama


  • Calama: Chuquicamata, the largest copper mine in the world
  • San Pedro de Atacama: ~1hr from Calama, Valle de la Luna

Things to do

  • Valle de La Muerte 死亡谷 月亮谷 ( Valle de La Luna)
  • The three Marias Valley of the Moon
  • Moon Valley
  • Astronomical tour
  • Piedras Rojas
  • Altiplanic Lagoons
  • Salar de Atacama: the largest saline deposit in Chile and is formed by a depression with no water outlet that receives the San Pedro River and multiple ravines through which water filters from the mountain range.
  • Full Day Tour to Geyser del Tatio, Vado Putana and Machuca (North of SPA)
  • 欧洲南方天文台 The European Southern Observatory 帕纳尔台站免费参观预约


  • Copper exports alone stands for more than one third of government income.
  • Most mining in Chile is concentrated to the Norte Grande region spanning most of the Atacama Desert.

Tour Companies


Cordillera Domeyko

The world's lowest humidity mountain range.

Named after Ignacy Domeyko: a Polish geologist, mineralogist, educator, and founder of the University of Santiago, in Chile.