Day trips & excursions

Cejar and Tebinquinche lagoons tour from San Pedro de Atacama

Availability: Daily
Duration: 5 hours
Language: English , Spanish
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Gaze into the turquoise waters of Cejar lagoon
  • Marvel at the landscape of the Atacama salt flats
  • Watch the sunset over the pristine lagoon of Tebinquinche
  • See flamingos in their natural environment
  • Swim into densely salted water
What to expect

The Atacama Salt Flat is the biggest in Chile, with over 3,000 sq meters. It's the perfect place to spot pink flamingos and 'tagua' ducks. The vast landscape of the Salt Flat and the Andes Mountains are the perfect setting for an afternoon swim of 30 minutes, which is undoubtedly the main attraction for the floating effect due to high salt concentration.

Then, we'll continue south to visit the Ojos del Salar, two lakes with less salinity in its water, used by visitors to get rid of the salt from the previous bath. These lagoons are an attraction because of the geological formation.

Finally, we'll travel to the Tebenquiche Lagoon and enjoy the enchanting sunset and the colorful reflections of the mountains in the water.

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What's included
  • Bilingual guide
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off (if the selected hotel belongs to the hotel pick up list)
  • Cocktail
  • Passenger transport insurance
  • Transportation
What's not included
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off (if the selected hotel is not from the hotel pick-up list)
  • Laguna Cejar entrance
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'll have to approach to the meeting point at the agreed time, the meeting point will be at 451 Ignacio Carrera Pinto
What to remember
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • The schedule will be always confirmed by the executive the day before the excursion
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund
  • Shared excursions may have a delay of 15 to 30 minutes, this is because the bus picks up other passengers in hotels nearby
  • We recommend you to bring sunscreen, sunglasses, swimsuit, towel and sandals if you wish to swim in the lagoon (there are no changing facilities available), bottle of water, comfortable clothes and a jacket (in case of cold wind)
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When
  • The pick-up is between 3.00pm - 3.30pm
  • Blackout dates: 25 December and 1 January

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    Provider
    PLANET ANDINA
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the activity begins.

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