Valle de la Luna - Valle de la Muerte, San Pedro de Atacama

With bizarre, spectacular rock formations created by erosion--and not a tree in sight--the twin valleys of Valle de la Luna - Valle de la Muerte feel like another world. Their names translate respectively as "Valley of the Moon" and "Valley of Death," fitting labels for such distinctive places. Let your imagination run wild as you traverse the moonscape terrain, but remember that the laws of gravity still apply. You can access the valleys by taking a tour from nearby San Pedro de Atacama. Put Valle de la Luna - Valle de la Muerte and other San Pedro de Atacama attractions into our San Pedro de Atacama online trip planner , and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • In the heat of the day I’d rather not double down on exercise biking and hiking. The salt cave was very very interesting, worth taking your time on this one. The Duna Higher hike was great, excellent ...  more »
  • We were in the Atacama in November to celebrate my birthday in a different place. The Valley of la Luna is the Atacama, lunar landscapes, with the sandstone mountains, volcanic, desert dryness. Sensational. And the sunset or the pictures can show the beauty of the place. RE CO MEN.
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  • It is a place with a special beauty, dunes, rocks, the mountain range of the salt caverns. I highly recommend it. A tip for your journey take plenty of water.
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