Attractions

Historic Site in Humberstone & Santa Laura

Humberstone

The influence and wealth of the nitrate boom whisper through the deserted ghost town of Humberstone. Established in 1872 as La Palma, this mining town once fizzed with an energy, culture and ingenuity that peaked in…
Archaeological Site in Pintados

Pintados

Just off the Panamericana, about 45km south of Pozo Almonte, the brown hillsides of the Atacama have been transformed into a magnificent canvas of aboriginal art. There are some 420 geoglyphs decorating the hills li…
Rock Art in East of Iquique

Gigante de Atacama

It's the biggest archaeological representation of a human in the world – a gargantuan 86m high – and yet little is really known about the 'Giant of the Atacama.' Reclining on the isolated west slope of Cerro Unita 1…
Historic Site in Humberstone & Santa Laura

Oficina Santa Laura

The skeletal remains of Oficina Santa Laura, 2km west of Humberstone, are a half-hour walk southwest of its abandoned neighbor. Less visited and more in ruin than Humberstone, Santa Laura is nevertheless worth a pea…