The incomparable landscapes of the Atacama desert are ideal scenarios for the practice of adventure sports. The pleasant climate and the friendly trails, make San Pedro de Atacamathe ideal destination for those who love cycling.
To help visitors to walk in the desert of Atacama, bike was released the book “Vive la Altiplánico San Pedro de Atacama Experience”, maps, photographs and texts from more than 20 places and routes. The tips are ideal for anyone who wants to know the surroundings of one of the most photogenic destinations in northern Chile. According to the authors, the idea is that visitors frequently to enjoy the region of San Pedro de Atacama on two wheels, and at your own pace. It is an invitation to experience the landscape and the culture of sustainable and personalized way.
The maps in the book are very detailed, allowing to understand the distances, the marcos, among others, of each place. For each point there is a small indication of How to get there, a description of the way, the degree of difficulty and indication of places to feed and hydrate.
One of the classic routes is at Moon Valley, with average grade of difficulty, being 17 km of pedaling (one-way only), from San Pedro de Atacama. The mountain range of the salt is the landscape that is imposed, a unique landform, modeled by the water and the wind in milhões years.During the trip there are several stopping points, as the salt Caves, the largest dune and an old salt mine, in addition to beautiful lookouts with views of the canyons and the Licancabur volcano.
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