MEANINGFUL JOURNEYS MEANS MORE THAN JUST VISITING PLACES…

…it means to connect with the environment, create profound ties with the place, its people and their culture, observe attentively and with respect, without leaving traces, in a Sustainable, Conscious way and with Local Identity. We invite you to explore this place in a more conscious and enjoyable way, because we want you to have an unforgettable experience, creating a real connection with the place, at times without congestion, and sharing valuable moments with other people and the local communities.

We visit nature with respect and without leaving traces.

We work following the principles of the NOLS program “Leave no trace”.

We respect the local communities

We value their worldview and way of living. That´s why we integrate the experience of cultural and community tourism in each of our excursions.

We use local products

Where possible we use local products to support the local economy and the artisans of the region.

We avoid overburdening the places we visit

We don´t want to overburden fragile ecosystems. That´s why our excursions are designed differently and at different times, assuring the least possible impact.

Conscious and specialized guides

Our guides are professionals with many years of experience, passionate about providing the best service, with profound knowledge of the region and connected to the local communities.

Tourism professionals

Our experiences and programs are designed by tourism professionals with years of experience in the management of sustainable and community tourism.

We invite you to make a more conscious visit and definitely more pleasant for you. So that you have an unforgettable experience, of real connection with the place, in times of less congestion and sharing with people and local communities

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IMPERATIVE EXPERIENCES

Moon Valley, Ayllus, Atacameñan Tasting

We experience a captivating landscape at sunrise, wander through the alleyways of two Ayllus and learn more about the village
5 hours
2500 m.a.s.l.

Local Culture Experience.

Immerse yourself in a genuine cultural experience that takes you to a deeper understanding about the past and the presence
4 hours
2400 – 3500 m.a.s.l.

Rainbow Valley, Río Grande, Sunset in Salt Mountain Range.

With its picturesque houses and alleyways, its traditional agriculture and the culture that still shapes the live of its inhabitants,
5 hours
3200 m.a.s.l.

El Tatio Geysers, Machuca, Putana Wetlands, White Geyser.

Beneath the watchful volcanoes of the altiplano (highlands), the earth brings us a stunning spectacle from its interior, where water,
7 horas y media
4300 m.a.s.l.

Atacama Salt Flat - Chaxa Lagoon (Flamingos), Kezala Canyon (petroglyphs).

During the evening we will ascend about 1.000 meters until we reach the village of Talabre. There we will walk
5 hours
3200 m.a.s.l.

Highland Lagoons & Wool Manufacturing Process of Socaire.

We visit other villages of the region where many parts of the traditional life are still preserved. We go up
8 1/2 hours
4200 m.a.s.l.
We offer the following excursions in private and semi-private mode.

OTHER EXPERIENCES

Culinary and cultural walking tour through San Pedro.

“A full tummy makes a happy heart“, goes the saying. On a dynamic and informative tour through the center of
4 1/2 hours
2400 m.a.s.l.

Stars & Fire: Traditional scientific and Andean astronomy tour.

An infinite number of stars will shelter us in the desert night. We will be able to observe and understand
2 horas
2400 m.a.s.l.

Check our programs

We offer various programs adjusted to your length of stay and your special interests. All include the most distinguished experiences. Choose your program!

PROGRAMA

Highland Experience.

Enjoy 4 days in San Pedro de Atacama with the most sought-after outings and the most outstanding landscapes – including
4 days
2400 – 4500 m.a.s.l.
PROGRAMA

Classic Experience.

Enjoy 3 days in San Pedro de Atacama with the most sought-after outings and the most outstanding landscapes – all
3 days
2400 – 4300 m.a.s.l.
PROGRAMA

Trekana Experience.

Enjoy 4 days with this great experience that includes San Pedro de Atacama´s most popular outings to the spectacular landscapes,
4 days
2400 – 4300 m.a.s.l.

TRADITIONS AND LOCAL CUSTOMS

We leave here the calendar of traditional festivities in San Pedro and surroundings. So you have the option to match the date of your trip with these events.

General precautions

When traveling in the area it is necessary to pay special attention to the climatic characteristics.

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Protect yourself from the sun
wearing a hat and dark sunglasses.

Use sunscreen.

Drink lots of water and always always take some additional water with you

Take warm clothes with you if your journey includes hours around or after sunset, or places over 3.000 meters.

Wear comfortable shoes

Avoid dryness in your skin and lips.

Testimonials.

  • 4 star ratingPleasant tours, with some issues I chose Trekana after reading negative reviews about large group tours in San Pedro. I expected a more private experience... leer más

    Unelma333 Avatar Unelma333
    17/05/2019

    5 star rating4 day itinerary Trekana provided us with excellent service during our visit to San Pedro. All of the guides were friendly, knowledgeable, prompt... leer más

    jenniferlN3012DZ Avatar jenniferlN3012DZ
    12/04/2019

    5 star ratingWonderful driver and guide We spent two days with our driver, Jose, and our guide Cristian. I cannot thank them enough for the... leer más

    Sheila T Avatar Sheila T
    27/03/2019
  • 5 star ratingExcellent excursions and very knowledgeable guides, especially Jose! We did 4 excursions with this company while we were in the Atacama. All were excellent. We loved Moon Valley... leer más

    Christina C Avatar Christina C
    25/03/2019

    5 star ratingSan Pedro de Atacama tours I cannot recommend this agency enough. Erika and her team were very good at explaining the tours that they offer.... leer más

    maymow Avatar maymow
    24/01/2019

    5 star ratingGenius Tour Guide San Pedro de Atacama is a quaint town with tour excursion operators on every corner. My husband and I can't... leer más

    Barbara P Avatar Barbara P
    12/12/2018