RAINBOW VALLEY AND HIERBAS BUENAS PETROGLYPHS

Find out the many facets hidden in the desert. This cultural and diversified tour will allow you to discover the Atacama culture through the petroglyphs of Yerbas Buenas and the picturesque village of Rio Grande. Besides, you will also explore the mountains with their many colors of the Arcoiris Valley. An amazing and fascinating trip.

rainbow mountain

Tour Details

  • Time:
    14h or 14h30 in summer - sunset
  • Maximum height:
    3500 masl
  • Intensity:
    low
  • Includes:
    snack and cocktail
  • Option:
    private or semi-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 our tour by visiting the incredible petroglyphs of Yerbas Buenas.

These cave designs engraved in the stone will let you make a jump in time and learn more about the different cultures that lived in the area.

Our guide will teach you how to distinguish the different design styles while explaining the history of the place.

petroglyphs

RAINBOW VALLEY

Then, you will explore the colorful mountains of the Atacama Desert.

The Rainbow Valley is different from its famous Peruvian neighbor, Rainbow Mountain, because of its geography and geology. A perfect place to get lost and contemplate.

rainbow mountain
Rio Grande Church

Río Grande

We will continue to the town of Rio Grande, famous for its cultural festivals, where the guide will explain the Likan Antai culture.

We will finish our tour with a delicious cocktail in your palate, while we contemplate the sunset.

So what to bring?

  • 1-2 L of water
  • Coat / jacket
  • hat
  • Hiking shoes
  • Sunscreen
  • Cash for 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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