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WELCOME TO ATACAMA
The driest desert in the world is located in northern Chile. The Atacama Desert has also reccord lower density of organic activity on our planet. This is absolute drought due to El Niño and the high altitude that prevent the formation of high clouds producing rain.
These extremes do not detract from the beauty of this region, while the opposite! The terrain offers a multitude of different and beautiful color palettes. Volcanoes that naturally limit the borders with Bolivia and Argentina, touching 6 000 meters. Saw multicolored lagoons of turquoise green, Valley of the Moon is a natural sculture of roses Flemish stroll in salt water ...

Atacama salar
Atacama salar
Miscanti laguna
Miscanti laguna
Tatio geyser
Tatio geyser
Vicuna
Vicuna
Moon valley
Moon valley
Villages
Villages
The three Marias
The three Marias
San Pedro de Atacama
San Pedro de Atacama
San Pedro de Atacama
Atacama salar
Located in the Atacama desert, the enormous concentration of salt to an area of 300 000 hectares. This layer is saline due to the dissolution of salts from the surrounding volcanic soil, and taken away by rainfall on the Andean chain. It occurs then evaporation of water in the salar, or salt alone remains, forming a crust of solid minerals, which hides a saline lake.

 


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