Cejar Lagoon and Salt Flat Tour from San Pedro de Atacama

Day Trips & Excursions in Norte Grande

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Visit some of the many lagoons in the Atacama Salt Flat on this afternoon and evening tour from San Pedro de Atacama. Start at Cejar Lagoon, famous for its high salt concentration, which allows you to float! Then stop by the Ojos del Salar, a pair of lagoons set very close together, resembling eyes, and end your tour at Tebenquiche Lagoon for one of its extraordinary sunsets. A pisco sour cocktail and snacks are included.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productPass By: Salar de Atacama, Antofagasta, Antofagasta RegionPick up from your Hotel in San pedro de Atacama and let's begin our trip to the incredible Cejar & Tebinquiche Lagoons, includying a memorable sunset in the most arid desert in the world.Stop At: Laguna Cejar, San Pedro de Atacama, Antofagasta RegionCejar Lagoon is located within the Salar de Atacama, 20 kilometers from San Pedro de Atacama. It is recognized by the strong Calipso color of water and is surrounded by salts of various forms. Its waters, being saline, allow the bodies to float and remain without sinking, because the salt load is greater than the weight of the person.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Ojos del Salar, San Pedro de Atacama, Antofagasta Region231/5000The Atacameños called them Ojos del Salar because they are two blue lagoons of fresh water in the middle of the Salar de Atacama. Unlike the Cejar Lagoon and the Tebinquiche Lagoon, the Ojos del Salar lagoons are much deeperDuration: 1 hourStop At: Tebinquinche Lake, San Pedro de Atacama, Antofagasta RegionA divine lagoon formed thanks to the thaws and rains that fall during the year in the driest desert in the world. This wonder has a low depth (only a few centimeters), which allows it to resemble a huge mirror, which reflects the beauty of foxes, flamingos and other birds in the areaDuration: 1 hour

What’s included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off.
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan or bus
  • Local guide
  • Pisco sour cocktail or soft drink, and snacks

What’s not included

  • Gratuities
  • Entrance fees of approximately $25 per person
  • Entry/Admission - Laguna Cejar
  • Entry/Admission - Tebinquinche Lake


  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Free snacks included
  • Free drinks included
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide