Piedras Rojas, San Pedro de Atacama

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Geologic Formation
Considered a geologic wonder, Piedras Rojas offers a look at a red-colored landscape surrounding a salt lake. Most visitors come to admire the otherworldly terrain and photograph the surrounding mountains. You can visit the area on a guided tour or your own--making your own arrangements and visiting unhindered by other tourists gives you more time to explore at your own pace. Take a look at our San Pedro de Atacama travel itinerary maker to schedule your visit to Piedras Rojas and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • If you're on a budget and doing a 3 day tour to Uyuni then you can miss this as you'll get similar sights there. It's a long day's outing from San Pedro but well worth it. Take warm clothes and sunscr...  more »
  • This place is definitely recommended, by tour or by rental car! Organised toures seem to arrive approx at the same time. With rental car you have the chance to be alone. We did it without 4WD vehicle....  more »
  • This landscape provides you with an amazing combination of colours, with white salt, red and black rocks, turquoise water, blue skyes... It's impossible to describe what you see once you get there. Ha...  more »