Come to know the Rainbow Valley in San Pedro de Atacama that stands out for the color of its reddish, beige, green and white earth.

The Valle del Arcoiris is located in a Rio Grande Basin, about 90 kms from San Pedro de Atacama, close to Yerbas Buenas Petroglyphs .
It owes its name to the variety of colors that can be seen in the hills of the valley; earth colors, red, beige, green, white, yellow, combined with white salt and blue sky. The colors show the richness and different concentrations of clay, salts and minerals.

Come and discover Rainbow valley

What to do in Rainbow valley

These are some of the activities you can do in Rainbow valley.

  • Arcoiris Valley excursion

    Arcoiris Valley excursion5 Hours

    We will visit the petroglyphs of Yerbas Buenas and we will cross the mountains of colors of the Rainbow Valley in the middle of the…

    FromCLP $34.700per person

    FromUS$54per person

Hotels close to Rainbow valley

  • Hotel Alto Atacama 

    San Pedro de Atacama, at 17 mi from Rainbow valley

    Hotel Alto Atacama

    Surrounded and embraced by the Cordillera de la Sal (Salt mountain range) and close to the pre-columbian ruins of Quitor, Alto Atacama…

    From:CLP $600.000

    From:US$1.300

  • Hotel Altiplanico San Pedro De Atacama 

    San Pedro de Atacama, at 18 mi from Rainbow valley

    Hotel Altiplanico San Pedro De Atacama

    Hotel Altiplanico is a place for reflection where you can experience the immensity of the Atacama Desert. Well located on spacious…

    From:CLP $120.000

    From:US$240

  • Terrantai Lodge Andino 

    San Pedro de Atacama, at 18 mi from Rainbow valley

    Terrantai Lodge Andino

    Adex-Chile is a tour operator specialized in the Atacama desert, located in North of Chile, and other locations across the border.…

    From:CLP $145.000

    From:US$220

  • Hotel Kimal 

    San Pedro de Atacama, at 18 mi from Rainbow valley

    Hotel Kimal

    Among the diverse land formations of this desert there is a labyrinth of adobe and volcanic stone structures called the Kimal Hotel.…

    From:CLP $131.000

    From:US$220

  • Hotel Poblado Kimal 

    San Pedro de Atacama, at 18 mi from Rainbow valley

    Hotel Poblado Kimal

    Poblado Kimal is located in a shady orchard, in the historical centre of San Pedro de Atacama which is an ancient oasis town. This…

    From:CLP $113.000

    From:US$190

  • Cumbres San Pedro De Atacama 

    San Pedro de Atacama, at 19 mi from Rainbow valley

    Cumbres San Pedro De Atacama

    Cumbres Hotel & Spa in San Pedro de Atacama, has changed our perception of the desert. A large citadel has arisen under the watchful…

    From:CLP $250.852

    From:US$375

  • Hotel La Casa De Don Tomas 

    San Pedro de Atacama, at 19 mi from Rainbow valley

    Hotel La Casa De Don Tomas

    Here the earth -colors of the world´s driest desert appear like a shimmering mosaic. The shining green of the valley cuts trough the…

    From:US$159

  • Hotel Tierra Atacama 

    San Pedro de Atacama, at 19 mi from Rainbow valley

    Hotel Tierra Atacama

    Tierra Atacama Hotel & Spa allows you to connect with the natural wonders of Atacama Desert, enjoying the maximum relaxation and comfort.

    From:US$600

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