The Atacama Desert in Chile ranks 7th on Lonely Planet’s Best in Travel 2022 list. It has been named as one of the top regions in the world to visit.
The Atacama Desert is not only the driest desert in the world, it is also an area of oases with welcoming ancestral cultures. Here you can discover small villages that have preserved their customs in the midst of an extreme landscape.
Visiting the desert city of San Pedro de Atacama, you can explore the world’s unique landscapes. Salt flats, geysers, deep blue lagoons and desert with moon-like rock formations are just some of the impressive sights.
At night, the Atacama Desert will enchant you with a starry night sky. Lovers of stargazing can immerse themselves more deeply in astronomy at the region’s observatories.
Read more about the Atacama Desert here.