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Salar de Atacama, Antofagasta

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Savor the sight of a flock of pink flamingos wading through the shallow reflecting pools at Salar de Atacama. Chile's largest salt flats offer striking scenery from all angles, with a ring of imposing volcanos surrounding the salt-rich plateau, where shallow pools form after rainfall. Take a guided tour from San Pedro de Atacama, which will also likely include a visit to the Valley of the Moon. Leave plenty of room on your camera's memory card to capture the unforgettable landscape. For travelers who use our world travel planner, San Pedro de Atacama holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Salar de Atacama and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • Is a typical salt with flamingos and other birds many landscapes to contemplate but you can't stay long at this location, the guides usually offer breakfast
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  • A special spectacle unique view and very different for those who acostubramos the green but still very beautiful.
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  • The Salar is an interesting ride for this is very unusual, but the ride itself is fun and does not yield very beautiful photos. Still worth going to meet, by combining with another tour.
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