ARCHAEOLOGICAL TOUR

Enter San Pedro de Atacama and its many archaeological treasures. A tour designed for history and archeology enthusiasts, where you will discover the Likan-Antai (or Atacameña) culture and its wonderful secrets through the vestiges of the Pukará de Quitor and the beautiful Aldea de Tulor.
Pukara de Quitor

Tour Details

  • Time:
    9h00 - 13h30
  • Maximum height:
    2600 m.a.s.l.
  • Intensity:
    medium
  • Includes:
    snack
  • Option:

    private 

All our tours include: 4x4 cars, trilingual certified guides, professional safety materials (radio, oxygen, etc.). The entrance fee to the parks are not included. Get more information here.

*Timetable and itinerary details are provided for information purpose and may vary according to the season or climate conditions.

Tour itinerary

We will start the day with the wonderful ruins of the Village of Tulor, an ancient village of Atacamenian farmers and ranchers, discovered by Father Gustavo Le Paige, a priest, and archaeologist of Belgian origin.
rock

Pukará de Quitor

We will then go to the Pukará de Quitor, a pre-Columbian fortification where the Atacameño people fought and lost to the Spanish army in July 1540.
view from Pukara de Quitor over Catarpe
ROCK

majestic views

We will go up to the majestic views of the Pukará. There, you will enjoy the panoramic views towards the Mars Valley, the Salt Cordillera, the San Pedro River, the green Catarpe and the Andes Cordillera.

So what to bring?

  • 1-2 L of water
  • Windbreaker
  • Hiking shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Lenses
  • Hat
  • Cash for the entrance fees

Don't you have trekking shoes, pants, a coat, gloves or other? Don't worry, we'll provide it at no extra cost. That's also the Locaventuras experience!

Need more info?

If you need more information, or want to know our alternative options, please write to tours@locaventuras.com. Our team is also available to answer all your questions by phone at the (+56) 9 4407 0213 (Whatsapp also). Get in touch!

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    Calle Caracoles 419-E, local 4 - San Pedro de Atacama, Chile

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