Deserto do Atacama - CHILE

Southern Milky Way above Mars-like red sands of Atacama Desert. The location is inside Yungay, the driest, and most sterile place on Earth. There is virtually no life on the surface of this region of Chile. The night sky from here is simply amazing.

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stars in a pink sky.Trey Ratcliff-Aurora Australis-The Comet-Queenstown, New Zealand.

Pelo Mundo... Deserto do Atacama: "Em San Pedro de Atacama, um oásis no coração do deserto mais árido do mundo, agradáveis hotéis boutique oferecem excursões a ruínas incas, observatórios astronômicos, fontes termais e muito mais.

Atacama Desert: "In San Pedro de Atacama, an oasis in the heart of the world's driest desert, fine boutique hotels offer excursions to Inca ruins, astronomical observatories, hot springs and much more.

Laguna Cejar - San Pedro de Atacama - Chilean Desert, Chile // I SO have to go there!!!

Laguna Cejar - San Pedro de Atacama - Chilean Desert, Chile - this will be me!

Desierto de Atacama:

James' Flamingos, Laguna, Colorada, Bolivia in the Andes. Original photo by George Steinmetz

Volcan Licancabur desde la Laguna Chaxa, San Pedro de Atacama (Chile).

10 Stunning Places In Chile You Need To See Before You Die Chile is stunning all year round, from the desert north to the central coast (including Valparaíso)

For anyone visiting Chile, San Pedro de Atacama will be a must-see. For budget backpackers however, things can get a little pricey. Click on the pin to discover how this truly unique spot needn't cost the world.

how to discover san pedro de atacama on a budget

San Pedro de Atacama is one of the most popular spots in all of South America, so tours and accommodation don't come cheap. However, you can still enjoy it on a budget;