HUMBERSTONE AND SANTA LAURA SALTPETER MINES / PINTADOS / PICA
Early morning we head for the pampa, uphill we have the chance of having the spectacular panoramic view of the Iquique city close to its beautiful beaches and sharp ( steep) Dragon hill.
We will continue the long upward climb across the dry pampa, one stop is scheduled in Santa Laura and Humberstone mining towns. The industrial plant in Santa Laura stands out because of its central processing unit and the ventilation steal shaft.
Humberstone is remarkable for its local store, the market, the hotel, the church and the theatre, we will become witness to splendorous past of the sodium nitrate
By leaving the ghost towns behind the path will lead us to Pintados lines one of the most important archaeological heritage , unique in this part of the world, consisting of cave art figures which are really remarkable due to the mosaic, scrape and mixt techniques applied to their contructions.
Same path back to Iquique ,hotel or residence.
Shared tour service with guide in Spanish
Shared tour service with guide in English
Departure days: Every day, Previous reservation
End Time: 17:00
Duration: Full Day
The price includes the start in all apartments and hotels accommodation in Iquique.
Cancellations and refunds:
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