Rainbow Valley and Yerbas Buenas petroglyphs tour
Excursions & day trips

Rainbow Valley and Yerbas Buenas petroglyphs tour

Free cancellation
Language: English , Spanish
Availability: Daily
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 5 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Marvel at the colored rock formations of Rainbow Valley
  • Take a look at the ancient petroglyphs of Yerbas Buenas
  • Explore the Cordillera Domeyko mountain range
  • Visit the small village of Rio Grande
What to expect

Depart from San Pedro de Atacama towards the Domeyko Mountains, where you'll enjoy the desert landscape and the breathtaking view of the Andes. Your tour continues to the 'Yerbas Buenas' area, where is possible to find volcanic rock formations that tell us the history of the people who inhabited the place through their petroglyphs.

Then, you'll cross Matancilla, a land of ancient shepherds and old farms and reach the Valle de Arcoíris (Rainbow Valley), which owes its name to the hills of different colors such as red, green, blue, gray and violet; which show its mineral composition.

Your last stop will be Rio Grande, a town that seems frozen in time, with typical buildings of adobe mud and stone, you'll walk around its old streets and enjoy its originality.

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What's included
  • Brunch
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off (if your hotel is on the pick-up list)
  • Passenger transport insurance
  • Transportation
  • Entrance fees
  • Guided tour
What's not included
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off (if your hotel is not on the pick-up list)
  • Tips (optional)
Reduced price
  • Children 3-11 years old
  • Free for infants 0-3 years old
Where

San Pedro de Atacama, Chile

Meeting point:
  • The pick-up and drop-off will be only from the next hotel list: Hotel Altiplánico, Casa Atacama, Cumbres San Pedro, Residencial Don Raúl, Hostería San Pedro, Hostal Inti & Killa, Iorana Tolache, Hostal Katarpe, Hotel Kimal, Casa Don Tomás, Poblado de Kimal, Hotel Takha Takha, Hotel Tulor
  • If your hotel is not listed, you have to approach the meeting point at the agreed time, the meeting point will be at 451 Ignacio Carrera Pinto
What to remember
  • The schedule will be always confirmed by the local operator the day before the excursion
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Subject to favorable weather conditions. If it's canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund

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When
  • The pick-up is between 8.00am and 8.30am
  • Blackout dates: 25 December and 1 January

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      Provider
      ADSMUNDO TURISMO RECEPTIVO
      Booking fee
      Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
      Cancellation policy
      Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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