San Pedro de Atacama archaeological and city tour
Walking tours

San Pedro de Atacama archaeological and city tour

Availability: Daily
Duration: up to 4 hours
Language: English , Spanish
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Explore the ancient ruins that surround San Pedro de Atacama
  • Visit Tulor, a former Village Complex
  • Learn about the history of Pukará de Quitor, another set of archeological ruins
  • Discover the historic downtown of San Pedro de Atacama with a local guide
What to expect

This archeological tour allows you to visit the ancient ruins that surround San Pedro de Atacama with a local guide. Explore Pukará de Quitor, another set of archeological ruins just north of the city. You have 45 to 60 minutes at this site, which was a fortress built out of stone by the Atacama people to defend against potential enemies. Then continue your tour back to San Pedro de Atacama to visit its historic downtown. Listen to your guide as you visit the Church of San Pedro de Atacama (tickets are not included). Admire this national monument built from adobe and cactus wood.

The itinerary continues to the archeological site of Tulor, about 8 km outside of town. Here you will have about 45 minutes to an hour to explore the site with your guide. See the ancient village's circular mud walls and learn about the site's history. Afterward, you will return to San Pedro de Atacama. The drop off will be at the same point as where you were picked up (meeting point or hotels from the list).

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What's included
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off from selected hotels in San Pedro de Atacama
  • Transportation insurance
  • Bilingual guide (English/Spanish)
  • Local products tasting
What's not included
  • Food and drinks not specified on the Itinerary
  • Tickets to the attractions (approximately CLP 6.000 per person)
Reduced price
  • Children 3-7 years old
  • Free for infants 0-2 years old
Where

Carrera Pinto 451, San Pedro de Atacama, Chile

Meeting point:

The hotel pick-up and drop-off are included only in the following hotels: Hosteria San Pedro de Atacama, Casa de don Tomas, Altiplánico, Kimal, and Poblado Kimal, Cumbres, Iorana Tolache, NOI Casa Atacama, Don Raúl, Tulor. If your hotel is not included on the list, please approximate directly to the meeting point located at Ignacio Carrera Pinto 451, San Pedro de Atacama, at the same time specified

What to remember
  • Please contact the local operator at least 72 hours prior to the departure date of the tour to reconfirm the date of travel and the pick-up details. You will find their contact information on the voucher after booking
  • You should bring cash for paying the tickets to access the attractions included on the itinerary
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When
  • Daily at 8.00am
  • Blackout dates: 25/31 December, 1 January
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Provider
Gray Line Chile
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the activity begins.

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