Journals San Pedro de Atacama

Driest Desert III

Created by SeenThat on May 2, 2011 Best of IgoUgo

4 Reviews
1 Story

The last part of the driest saga…

Crystal Hunting in San Pedro de Atacama

Created by Jadeski on August 20, 2005

1 Review

San Pedro is an oasis in a barren desert surrounded by volcanos. While the town can feel like a bit of a tourist trap, wandering outside the town on foot can provide a serene escape in the desert.

Moonwalking in Chile

Created by maral on December 16, 2004

4 Reviews

In Valle de Luna a full moon illuminates the desert, casting a glow over us as we crunch past eerily-shaped structures created by centuries of erosion on these salt mountains. We roam the floor of this ancient lake, awed by the striking lunarscape . . .

Moon, bottom of the ocean or earth?

Created by Targed on January 25, 2004

1 Review

San Pedro de Atacama is a small gringo town. It's very touristy and expensive, but you can make great trips to the Moon Valley, Salar de Uyuni, and other very interesting places.

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