From lunar-like valleys to glacial lakes with Awasi Lodges

The extremes of Chile’s landscapes are nothing short of spellbinding. From the driest desert on earth, lunar-like valleys and some of planet’s clearest night skies in the north to a lush central valley that produces legendary wines, to the lakes, mountains and glaciers of Patagonia in the south – you’ll see everything on this trip. Along the way, stay at Awasi lodges for fine dining cuisine, unique locations and above all – countless memorable tours. Awasi are known and loved for the expert guiding, quality – culturally sensitive – activities and tailormade approach to excursions and adventures at each of their luxury lodges. That means you can witness the best of Chile’s otherworldly landscapes, your way.

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  • Experience extreme landscapes from north to south
  • Enjoy Awasi, among the most luxurious eco-lodge resorts in South America
  • Stay at the magnificent Awasi Lodges in Atacama and Patagonia
  • Explore the Atacama Desert during awe-inspiring excursions and tours, tailored to you
  • See lunar-like landscapes, natural wonders and some of the clearest night skies on Earth
  • Visit wild Patagonia and witness glacial lakes, pine forests and mountains
  • Admire the fairytale vistas of Torres del Paine National Park
  • Take in the cosmopolitan capital, Santiago de Chile
  • Santiago
  • San Pedro de Atacama
  • Patagonia
  • Torres del Paine
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The Route


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Detailed Itinerary

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Day 1 | Santiago

Upon arrival, you will be met by an Atelier driver/concierge who’ll help you through the airport and onwards to your boutique Santiago hotel. This evening is spent at leisure.

2 Picnic Lunch © Luciano Bacchi - Awasi Atacama

Day 2 | Santiago/Atacama

Today, travel north to the ethereal Atacama Desert, staying at Awasi Lodge – one of the finest luxury eco-lodges in Chile that’s known for it’s long list of unique tailormade tours, gourmet cuisine and amazing locations. Having taken a flight from the capital, check into magnificent Awasi and begin to craft your daily tours and excursions with the help of a personal guide, experiencing Atacama your way.

3 Hiking Atacama - Awasi Lodge - Atelier South America

Day 3 | Atacama

Today is your first full day to explore the otherworldly wonders of the Atacama Desert on a tailormade program designed just for you. There are countless tours available with cultural and scenic activities like the El Tatio Geysers, Altiplano Salt Flats, the Moon Valley, Saciel Volcano or visiting the historic highlights of San Pedro, Cejar Lagoon, and so much more.

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Day 4 | Atacama

Day 4 of this magical tour gives you more time to discover the beauty of the Atacama Desert at your own pace. You may wish to enjoy the grounds of the lodge or head out for further excursions like a picnic in the desert, horseback or mountain bike riding adventures, perhaps a full-day hike or making your way to the observatory for some of the best stargazing anywhere on Earth.

5 Atacama Desert - Awasi Lodge - Atelier South America

Day 5 | Atacama/Santiago

This morning you may have chance for one final excursion of hike around the plains of Atacama, before taking a flight back to Santiago for an afternoon at leisure enjoying the restaurants and parks of Santiago, or he city’s Lastarria neighborhood.

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Day 6 | Santiago/Punta Arenas/Torres del Paine

This tour of beautiful extremes takes you from the bustling capital to Patagonia’s fairytale landscapes in Torres del Paine. Undoubtedly, the Torres del Paine National Park is one of the greatest and most picturesque areas in South America, and you’ll get to see the best of it while staying at Awasi Patagonia and choosing your own tours each day. Having flown from the capital to Punta Arenas, you’ll be taken to Awasi for check-in and begin planning your activities from there.

7 Awasi Patagonia - Excursions - One 4x4 Vehicle and Guide for each room

Day 7 | Torres del Paine

Awasi Patagonia sits in the midst of a stunning, dramatic landscape surrounded by snow-dusted mountains, glacial lakes and open plains. There is an interesting cultural history here too, and you can experience it all with an itinerary of tours crafted by you. From the Fossil Circuit to the French Valley, hiking the Pingo River or witnessing the great Grey Glacier, the list of walking trails, mountain climbs and natural highlights is immense.

8 Mountain Bikes Federico Garcia - Awasi Patagonia - Atelier South America

Day 8 | Torres del Paine

More time exploring incredible Patagonia comes on day 8 of this tour. You may wish to spot wildlife at Condor Lookout or the Vega Castillo Wetlands, perhaps go mountain biking or get a taste of gaucho lifestyle with a horseback ride around the plains – the choice is yours.

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Day 9 | Torres del Paine

Discover more of Chile’s glorious extremes on day 9. You could opt for a full-day hike, unwind around the grounds of Awasi Patagonia, or travel further afield with a local guide and visit surrounding estancias to soak up local culture. The choice is yours.

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Day 10 | Torres del Paine/Santiago/Departure

As this stunning tour of Chile comes to a close, you may have time for one final hike around the area before your onward flight to Santiago and home, full of priceless memories.

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