Chile is renowned for having some of the world’s most dramatic landscapes. From deserts to mountains, the spine of south America has become a dream for travellers looking to connect with the natural world on various levels. In the San Pedro de Atacama, the Explora Atacama is a seventeen hectacre slice of luxury from which to explore the Atacama desert and the andes mountains. Designed to follow programmes, it is a way to explore this incredible landscape in a variety of exciting ways. Inspired by the surrounding salt flats, sand dunes, volcanoes and open skies, the team at explora Atacama have designed each program around the landscape and how you can travel through it. Hike, bike, Drive and horse ride your way around with expert guides on over 40 different journeys. With its own observatory, putitama hotsprings and equine centre, the idea behind every guests stay is to connect with the geography and the nature of the region in ways you have never experienced before. After a day of adrenaline-pumping adventures and soaking up the remarkable views, returning to the hotel is not a dull affair. The bedrooms and suites are representations of Chilean design and colours, with native materials throughout and rich textiles that offer vibrancy and comfort. Witnessing the quiet of the desert is something that has to be seen to be believed, and in the hotel’s spa, each guests is asked to consider and relish in this silence. Finding peace and serenity is key to relaxing after such demanding days of exploration.
- Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
- Daily full breakfast for two guests per bedroom
- USD 100 hotel credit, to be utilised during stay
- Early check-in and late check-out, subject to availability
- Complimentary Wi-Fi