Day 1 – Arica-Lluta Oasis-Putre
Reception at airport in Arica. Departure to Lluta Oasis, with the chance of observing enormous geoglyphs from the Tiawanaku Culture. Visit to Poconchile, ancient prehispanic settlement. The trip continues to the desert to Pukará de Copaquilla, an ancient Inca fortress. Arrival to Putre, pre-Colombian settlement that still maintains its traditions. Overnight.
Day 2 – Putre-Salar Surire – Putre
Departure from Putre to Surire Salt Flat, high above sea level. Visit to Las Vicuñas National Reservce, Ancuta, Guallatiri and Viluvio, where the Aymara people live from alpaca and llama breeding. We continue among snow capped peaks, where the Guallatire Volcano is permanently smoking. Return to Putre. Overnight.
Day 3 – Putre-Parinacota-Chungará Lake-Arica
Morning departure to Parinacota, one of the oldest ceremonial Aymara villages in the area, visit to the Barroque-mestizo style church. Departure to Chungará Lake, the highest situated lake in the world, located in Lauca National Park. In the afternoon, transfer to Arica through the Lluta Valley, with its important archaeological sites. Arrival to hotel in Arica.
Day 4 – Arica
Transfer to airport for departure flight.
Season: all year round
Languages: Spanish – English
Includes Lauca National Park and San Miguel de Azapa Museum entrance fees.
Day 1: no meals
Day 2: breakfast-box lunch
Day 3: breakfast-box lunch
Day 4: Breakfast
Prices PP in SEK
|Hotel El Paso Sup||Hostería Q’antati Std||6100||11418||Spanish – English|