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The hotel is very nice, all little bungalows in a garden, the beds are comfortalbe but still we didn't sleep well, must be the altitude (2600 m). Woke up at 5am with a giant headache.
There was a bowl of coca leafs on the breakfast buffet, everyone is chewing them.
Beautiful day, we are going to take it easy today.
Started this morning early with a briefing then left at 10:30 for the crossing of the Atacame Desert.
350 km of lunar landscape. Nothing grows here but, in some places there is lots of garbage, left behind by the miners. This is one of the biggest copper mining places in the world but they also mine silver and a variaiety of other …
... When I returned to our room, I met Natalie, our roommate for the evening. She is from the Netherlands and is traveling around South America for a few months. She will be going to the Uyuni salt flat in Bolivia tomorrow, which is similar to what we are supposedly doing. However, we will be staying in Chile as we head to Salar de Atacama and get a grand full day tour of the lagoons of the altiplano. I am very eager to see more of this otherworldly place. Until then, hasta luego.
Sunday 7th October
Anyway, at about 5pm we finally arrived in San Pedro where Rachelle was waiting for me at the bus station. After an emotionally charged reunion we wandered towards the hostel through the small, dusty, chilean streets of San Pedro de Atacama chatting about all our stories. We arrived at the hostel which was cute and small where we met some other nice people there. We sat around the hostel for quite ...
... freezing temperatures the progress is slow but steady. It is soon evident that there are differing fitness levels and also abilities to deal with the altitude so we break off into 3 separates hiking groups. We head ahead with one of the guides and continue the climb up the hill. It's tough work and my body starts to seriously hate me around 3/4 of the way up but we press on. Kyle leads the way with me around 5 mins behind and we arrive ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel Tulor San Pedro de Atacama
Individual Bungalows, nicely appointed, beds and linnens new, very quiet, very confortable. Good breakfast. Lovely people..
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