Reopening in September!
Escape to a world of clear night skies, high altitude lagoons, and moon-like valleys at Tierra Atacama. High in the northern desert of Chile, this lodge encapsulates exquisite design, authentic experiences, and an intimate, home-away-from-home atmosphere, where a sense of both adventure and pure relaxation lingers in the air. The property was designed by some of Chile’s most renowned architects, with regional sensibilities, eco-friendly design, and boutique comfort firmly in mind. Come to Tierra Atacama for experiences that will leave you feeling fully restored by the time you leave.
At Tierra Atacama, they have created a serene space in their guest rooms. Touches of local culture are everywhere, from handwoven throws to cowhide rugs and llama figures carved from the volcanic rock of nearby Toconao.
All the 32 rooms look out over the Andes mountain range and nearby volcanoes, with views of the desert from the moment you wake, to the moment you fall asleep. All the rooms feature soft beds dressed in fine cotton, private terraces with sweeping views of Licancabur Volcano or the Cordillera de Sal, and al fresco bathrooms for showering under a night sky glowing with stars.
The dining experience at Tierra Atacama takes advantage of local produce, filling the menu with innovative twists on north Chilean cuisine. With the potential for warm days and the hotel’s high-altitude location, their expert chefs create dishes that are light and tasty, not heavy or overwhelming.
This approach complements the local traditions with fresh, colorful salads, Peruvian corn, quinoa and a range of appetizing meat or vegetarian mains. The restaurant itself is also a reflection of the balanced approach taken to the food. With soft white drapes and raw stone walls separating the space, the restaurant feels like a continual extension of the surrounding landscape.
Adventures in the Atacama Desert are plentiful, and at Tierra Atacama you will find a wonderful variety of excursions to choose from.
✓ Visit “Coyote Rock,” one of San Pedro de Atacama’s most famous postcards. It offers a panoramic view of the Salt Mountain Range.
✓ Feast your eyes on the Tatio Geysers, one of the world’s most impressive geothermal sites and certainly an icon of the Atacama Desert.
✓ Visit the glistening lagoons of Aguas Calientes and Tuyajito, whose mystical, tranquil aura can be grasped during this tour.
✓ Uncover the bewildering sights of the Salar de Atacama on this captivating excursion to Chaxa Lagoon.
✓ Conquer the elements and altitude to reach the rim of the Lascar crater. It is a mission that promises all the thrills of a strenuous mountain climb with effortlessly grandiose scenery along the way.
✓ Depart the hotel heading south by bike towards the edge of the Atacama Salt Flat.
Tierra Atacama is located at San Pedro de Atacama, Chile.
Fly to Calama
✈ 1.5 hour drive from Calama´s Airport (CJC) to Tierra Atacama.
✓ Transfers from the airport to the hotel are included in the rates.