Many consider the landscape of the Atacama to be like that of the planet Mars with its red rock formations.
Get a taste of a desert-like climate
While areas of the Atacama have never received rainfall, its mountain peaks still can be snow covered.
Discover the desert animals
Small herds of vicuña, a relative of llamas and guanacos, can be found in the Atacama.
Check out magical sights
Quite the unusual sight, the Hand of the Desert, reaches out of the sand in to reach for the stars.
Expect to have fun
Chile’s Atacama is home to over 5000 geoglyps, including the Giant Man.