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Best trails in Antofagasta

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Trying to find the best Antofagasta trails? AllTrails has 6 great hiking trails, views trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. If you're looking for the best trails around San Pedro de Atacama or Antofagasta, we've got you covered. Ready for some activity? There are 4 moderate trails in Antofagasta ranging from 5.3 to 16.6 miles and from 8,267 to 18,287 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Antofagasta
Top trails (6)
#1 - Cerro Toco
San Pedro de Atacama, Antofagasta, Chile
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Length: 2.5 mi • Est. 1 h 41 m
Out-and-back trek to the peak of cerro toco. Challenging due to the high altitude. The path is clearly marked it's possible to hike over to the second peak.Show more
#2 - Termas de Puritama
San Pedro de Atacama, Antofagasta, Chile
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Length: 6.1 mi • Est. 3 h 16 m
#3 - Lascar Volcano
San Pedro de Atacama, Antofagasta, Chile
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Length: 5.3 mi • Est. 3 h 8 m
The Lascar Volcano is located in the central volcanic zone of the Andes and is an active volcano (with a long history of seismic and eruptive activity). It is one of the highest and driest volcanic areas, so there is not too much flora and fauna. Although it is considered for tourism, since 2012 the National Geology and Mining Service of Chile decreed Yellow Alert, so caution is always recommended.Show more
#4 - Valley of The Moon: Duna Mayor, Achaches and Three Marias
Los Flamencos National Reserve
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Length: 12.7 mi • Est. 5 h 6 m
It is located in the Atacama Desert and its terrain is characterized by dunes, salt flats and gypsum, sand, clay, so it has a landscape with very characteristic and impressive colors and textures. It also features sculptures made by erosion, mines, and caves. Seeing the evening is one of the best experiences.Show more
#5 - Salar de Tara
Los Flamencos National Reserve
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Length: 16.6 mi
#6 - Ascenso Quebrada de la Chimba
La Chimba National Reserve
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Length: 6.1 mi • Est. 3 h 27 m