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Ojos del Salar, San Pedro de Atacama

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Cool off at Ojos del Salar, an oasis in the desert. The lake looks particularly impressive against its barren surroundings, with the water providing a stark contrast to the backdrop of harsh mountains and dry plains. Stop off here as part of your excursion, taking photos of the lake and using its reflections to hone your trick photography skills. You'll be pleased to hear that the lake is suitable for swimming, so come prepared and take a refreshing dip. Put Ojos del Salar into our San Pedro de Atacama vacation route planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in San Pedro de Atacama.
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  • Ojos del Salar is a tour done in conjunction with the Cejar Lagoon. Are actually two holes in the middle of the desert. In my opinion the only thing that saved the tour were the photos were amazing and spectacular sunsets.
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  • To visit San Pedro de Atacama. Have to go to ojos del salar view the sunset! Pretty unmissable. We love and we will return. Is approximately 30 gives city centre.
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  • We were in a tour, many offer it on the main street of San Pedro, if you like to swim is a good choice and separately disposed of a few good Pikemen in the middle of the desert, then you walk by the salar de Atacama to finish watching a beautiful sunset with pisco sour and snack (this depends on the tour you choose but most offer it). I quite recommend it is output.
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