On this tour you will get to know the Chilean highlands with its landscapes full of bofedales, yaretas, llamas and flamencos. We will visit the Salar de Huasco National Park, an area of extensive wetlands, which is why it is considered a place of international importance.

  • Departure: 08:30
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Includes: Lunch
  • Pickup / Dropoff: Hotel in Iquique

What you will visit:

  • 1 Iquique
  • 2 Salar de Huasco National Park

We'll pick you up at 8:30 AM at your hotel in Iquique to start our route crossing the Coast mountain range from where we'll have a spectacular panoramic view of the city. 

After this, we'll cross the Pampa del Tamarugal until we take the road to Collahuasi Mining and arrive at 11:30 a.m. at the Salar de Huasco National Park, located at 3,900 meters above sea level. In the park, we'll see local flora and fauna composed of bofedales and yaretas, alpacas, llamas, geese, pink flamingos, and vizcachas.

1:00 pm: Picnic lunch and free time to trek around the salar.

20:00 hours: End of the tour and return to your hotel in Iquique.

  • Physical
    Very low
  • Cultural
    Medium
  • Nature
    Very high
Included
  • Picnic lunch and snacks on route and mineral water.
  • Oxygen equipment for height
  • Specialized bilingual guide.
NOT Included
  • Everything that was not mentioned in the Itinerary.

Recommendations

Trekking shoes and pants, sunglasses, hat and sunscreen.