Valley of the Moon, Atacama Desert, Chile

Riveting Luxuries of Chile and Argentina Tour: Surreal Landscapes to Buzzing Cities

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Customizable Itinerary

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Countries Visited

Argentina, Chile

Places Visited

Salta, Purmamarca, San Pedro de Atacama, Elqui Valley...

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Suggested Duration

21 Days

Lavish adventures across Argentina and Chile are boundless on this exciting 21-day South American journey showcasing the culture and heritage of these exquisite destinations. Along the way, you will explore mesmerizing desert landscapes, wondrous geothermal regions, and flourishing emerald valleys beneath the soaring summits of the Andes Mountains while relishing the first-class touches of luxury travel in each breathtaking region.

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Trip Highlights

  • Discover the highlights of Argentina as you tour its capital city, Buenos Aires, visiting its epicenter, the Plaza de Mayo, as well as the Presidential Palace and decadent restaurants in buzzing neighborhoods
  • Visit the quaint town of Seclantás in the Calchaquí Valley, where you will unravel its weaving heritage before sipping prestigious wines at a premier estate in the flourishing valley
  • Escape to the Argentinian wine country, Cafayate, for an immersive tasting experience of the high-altitude region’s finest wines paired with an array of decadent Argentinian meats and treats
  • Peer into the past as you venture to significant heritage sites speckling Salta city, enjoying moments admiring the intricate carvings of the San Bernando Convent and the Incan mummies in the Museum of High Altitude Archaeology
  • Cherish scenes of the remarkable Yungas forested region sloping beneath the soaring Andes Mountains as you trot through along the landscape on horseback and tuck into an authentic Argentinian BBQ
  • Visit the staggering archaeological site of Pucara just outside of Purmamarca to marvel at the iconic remnants of the Incan-era preserved for visitors to admire
  • Learn more about the extraction of salt while you cherish the bewildering scenes of the Salinas Grandes salt flat before transferring to San Pedro de Atacama, a town stationed on an Andes Mountains plateau
  • Witness the otherworldly landscapes of the Valle de la Luna and Valle de la Muerte during a guided geological tour just beyond the town of San Pedro de Atacama
  • Explore Chile’s geothermal wonderland, the Geysers del Tatio, and capture postcard-perfect images of the bubbling geysers and steamy thermal springs
  • Spend a few nights within the illustrious Elqui Valley, taking in the environmental splendors as you trot through the forest on horseback or soak up the oils during a refreshing spa therapy
  • Glamp in the forested landscapes flanking the city of Copiapó, relishing a relaxing time amidst the emerald wilderness and on the velvety soft shorelines fringing your accommodation
  • Unearth the flavors of Chile as you indulge in a fine dining and local gastronomy tour of Santiago’s beloved restaurants and eateries, as well as explore the city’s mesmerizing cultural landmarks

Starting Price

$14,485 per person (excluding international flights)

Your Zicasso trip is fully customizable, and this sample itinerary is a starting place for your travel plans. Actual costs are dynamic, and your selection of accommodations and activities, your season of travel, and other such variables will bring this budget guideline up or down. Throughout your planning experience with your Zicasso specialist, your itinerary is designed around your budget. You can book your trip when you are satisfied with every detail. Planning your trip with a Zicasso travel specialist is a free service.

What's Included

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  • In-country transportation
  • Some or all activities and tours
  • Expert trip planning
  • 24x7 support during your trip

Your final trip cost will vary based on your selected accommodations, activities, meals, and other trip elements that you opt to include.

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