Giants of America

Program Details Información del Programa A unique and transcendent journey to discover and encounter the natural and human forces that gave life to the most surprising cultures, creations and landscapes of Chile and the Southern Cone: Aconcagua, the highest mountain in America; Coquimbo, land of abundance; Atacama, the driest desert in the world; the Andes,...
Destino
More than 1
  • Información

What's included

Destino
Chile , Región de Atacama , Región de Coquimbo Discover Destinations
Program Details
Información del Programa

A unique and transcendent journey to discover and encounter the natural and human forces that gave life to the most surprising cultures, creations and landscapes of Chile and the Southern Cone: Aconcagua, the highest mountain in America; Coquimbo, land of abundance; Atacama, the driest desert in the world; the Andes, the longest mountain range on earth and the Pacific, the largest ocean on the planet. We will explore the places where Santiago and La Serena, the oldest cities in Chile, were founded and were inhabited by numerous indigenous cultures, one of them the most bellicose on the continent, the indomitable Mapuches of Chile, the guardians of Aconcagua. We will visit incredible places of unique natural and cultural beauty, we will visit beaches, forests, mountains, islands, valleys, historic cities, picturesque towns, monuments, creations and the legacy of people who became the most important characters of Ancient America. We will get to know the landscapes where unique cultures of their kind lived and that faced the arrival of daring conquerors, clerics and pirates giving life to Chile, Coquimbo, the Region of Riches and the Giants of America.

Day 1
  • City Tour of Santiago and visits to La Moneda Palace, Yungay Neighborhood and Violeta Parra Museum. Lunch at Restaurant Huaso Enrique.
  • Visit and wine tasting at Viña Errazuriz or Bodega Márquez Sanches de Loria.
  • Dinner and overnight at Hotel Portillo and/or Termas del Corazón.
Day 2
  • Ascension of Mount Aconcagua and lunch at Termas del Corazón.
  • Descent and exploration of the southern coast of Valparaiso: Cachagua, Zapallar and Valparaiso.
  • Arrival Coquimbo Region and Quilimari Valley, visit Casa Huanhuali.
  • Quartz Route Astrophotography Session “Quartz and Starlight”
  • Night at Casa Huanhuali.
Day 3
  • Tour of Pichidangui, Los Vilos and visit the Androniko Luksic Copper Museum at the Laguna Conchali Ramsar site (where the first white man in the history of Chile lived in 1532)
  • Visit Fray Jorge National Park (northmost southern forest of the country, first Starlight Reserve in America)
  • Exploration of the Valle del Encanto Archaeological Monument and Astrophotography night “The first astronomers”
  • Night at Hotel Keo de Ovalle or Hacienda Santa Cristina.
  • Dinner at Fuente Toscana.
Day 4
  • La Serena Coquimbo City Tour and “Conquerors and Pirates” Heritage Route (Archaeological Museum and Monuments of La Serena and Coquimbo, Totoralillo Beach, Guanaqueros and Tongoy Spa, and religious mining town of Andacollo)
  • Ascension of the Andacollo Pilgrim Route (Astrophotography Session on the new Starlight trail for Chile)
  • Night at Hotel Francisco de Aguirre in La Serena.
Day 5
  • Route Origins of Chilean Wine, Tour through La Serena, Coquimbo and the Great Elqui Valley.
  • Visit to an ancient Pisco Destillery and recognized ancestral avant-garde winery “Viñedos de Alcohuaz”.
  • Lunch at Villaseca Solar Kitchens.
  • Stargazing tour in Pangue, Amatista or Hanan Pacha Observatory .
  • Night in Vicuña city or Molle in the Elqui Valley.
Day 6
  • Humboldt Penguin National Reserve Tour. Navigation and trekking in Damas Island.
  • Visit Quebrada Camarones and Valle del Transito.
  • Night in Vallenar
Day 7
  • Coast of Atacama exploration, visiting Llanos del Challe National Park, Bahía Inglesa and sunset in Pan de Azucar National Park
  • Night en Bahía Inglesa.
Day 8
  • Tour to Copiapó, Atacama Museum, Los Loros Valleys and La Viñita Inca mining center.
  • End of the Programa
Opcional: Continue to San Pedro de Atacama
Compartir / Share
TEMBETA Travel & Tours

 

Somos un Tour Operador y agencia especialista en diseño, puesta en valor y operación de atracciones, rutas y experiencias turísticas en la Región de Coquimbo y sus alrededores, con vasta trayectoria en I+D+i y en rescate, puesta en valor y difusión del Patrimonio Natural y Cultural de Chile y el mundo andino.

 

Blog Tembeta
Info de Contacto

 

+569 90128608

contacto@tembeta.cl

Close

Giants of America

Destino
More than 1

    Complete el formulario para reservar el Tour. Los campos obligatorios están marcados. *



      Consulta sobre la disponibilidad del Tour o cualquier cosa que te gustaría saber. Los campos obligatorios están marcados / Ask about the availability of the Tour or anything you would like to know. Required fields are marked *



      Abrir chat
      1
      Scan the code
      ¡Hola !
      ¿En qué podemos ayudarte?