Why go mountainbiking in the Atacama Desert, Chile?
- For the surreal landscapes resembling the planet of Mars (NASA even tests instruments for future Mars missions here)
- For the varied trails. Past geysers and thermal springs or straight into the desert
- Suitable whether you’re an avid mountainbiker or a beginner and just want to have a day out in nature
More information: Alto Atacama Desert Lodge Mountainbiketours or www.turismokaulles.com
Other Activities: hiking, horsebackriding, astronomy tours
Stay: see our feature about Alto Atacama Desert Lodge
© Words by Linda van de Pavoordt. Photos couresy of Alto Atacama Desert Lodge. Published January 7th, 2016.