Reviewed on 1 Mar,2019
Reviewed on 1 Jan,2020
We will start the tour going to Huayquique beach, south of the city. Then, the Iquique city tour will take us to the Cavancha peninsula, where we will begin a tour of the grotto of Lourdes and a panoramic coastal tour to Plaza 21 de Mayo.
In addition, we visit an archaeological sample of the Chinchorro Culture Mummies and the story of the first inhabitants who managed to adapt and thrive in the desert. This tour is designed for lovers of tangible and intangible cultural heritage, providing a dynamic way to see the coastline, native culture and the Azapa Valley.
Departure from Iquique to the highlands passing at 4,000 m.a.s.l. to reach the first viewpoint in Huasco at 3,700 ms. The Huasco Lagoon is 3,600 m. It highlights the presence of flamingos, Llamas, suris and other species of the bofedal, also a great variety of specific plants of the high Andean ecosystems.
Departure from the city of Iquique towards the pampa, in the ascent we will be able to appreciate a spectacular panoramic view of the city next to the sea and its beautiful beaches, where the sharp Dragon Hill stands out.
The excursion begins by taking the international road to Bolivia, entering the Lluta Valley. In order to reach the perfect place to appreciate nature and culture in all its dimensions.
We continue the tour with a tour of the waterfront and places of interest such as the Ex-Isla del Alacrán, a seaside resort of La Lisera where we can witness a synthesis of the evolutionary history of the Arica City through time, exposed in panels that reveal our past.