Altiplanic Lagoons and Red Rocks Viewpoint

If you cancel your booking until 30 days before the beginning of the activity, we will refund 100% of the advance you paid for the booking.

Free cancellation

You can reschedule your booking without any additional cost until 30 days before the beginning of the activiity.

Free rescheduling

Superior tour to the Altiplanic Lagoons and the Red Rocks Viewpoint. Includes shared transportation, breakfast and lunch.

Price per person:

CLP$ 90.000 per person.



8 hours and a half.


pickup at your accommodation (urban area), shared transport, breakfast, lunch, table and chairs for meals and guide (Spanish, English or Portuguese).

What to bring:

warm clothing, comfortable shoes, hat to protect against the sun, sunglasses, sunscreen, water, comfortable clothing and winter hat and gloves for the cold.


In case of suspension for weather conditions, we will refund 100% of your payment.

subject to weather conditions.

Not included:

entrance fee to Altiplanic Lagoons (CLP$ 10.000 adults, CLP$ 5.000 child and elderly people, payment in cash the day of the tour).


minimum age required of 7 years old and not allowed for pregnant women.

Cancellation and rescheduling policy:

30 days.

If you cancel your booking until 30 days before the beginning of the activity, we will refund 100% of the advance you paid for the booking.

We will leave San Pedro de Atacama early in the morning to go to the Tuyajto Lagoon viewpoint, where we will enjoy breakfast in the middle of the Atacama Desert. After that, we will visit the Piedras Rojas viewpoint, place from where it is possible to see these red rock formations in the lagoon of the Talar Salt Flat. Then, we will go to the Miscanti and Miñiques lagoons. We will see the landscape surrounding these natural formations in the desert landscape. We will have time also to visit the tropic of Capricorn, before going back to San Pedro de Atacama, where we will end the activity with a lunch prepared at the moment.

*The order of the places visited is subject to changes the same day of the tour.

*From March, 2018, it is forbidden visiting by pedestrian or vehicular access to Red Rocks area. In the tour we will have a panoramic view from a viewpoint, located at a distance of 1 km, aproximately.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • What days of the year can I make this excursion?

    This excursion can be made every day of the year, except for January 1 and December 25.

  • Is it allowed to swim in the visited lagoons in this excursion?

    No. The lagoons visited in this tour are not suitable for swimming.

  • Which is the maximum altitude reached in this excursion?

    The maximum altitude reached is 4200 m. For a good acclimation, our recommendation is to eat a light meal and drink lots of water the previous days to the excursion. Because of the altitude, we recommend leaving this tour for the end of your stay in San Pedro de Atacama.

  • What does breakfast include?

    Breakfast includes tea, coffee, milk, juice, hot chocolate, fruit, bread, homemade cake and jams.

  • What does lunch include?

    There are varied options of lunch with main course, side dish and salads. Besides, includes alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages.

  • Do you have vegetarian, vegan or coeliac alternative of meals?

    Yes. You have to ask for the corresponding alternative at reservas@denomades.com, once the online booking is already made.

  • What kind of vehicles are used in this activity?

    The vehicle used for this tour may be a Mercedes-Benz Sprinter (or similar) or a Ford Econoline.

  • How far in advance should I book the activity?

    We receive bookings until 48 hours in advance. However, we have limited spaces and always are subject to availability, so our recommendation is to make the booking as far in advance as possible.

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