Tatio and Back

El Tatio geyser field is the world's third largest and, at 4300m, has some of the world's most extreme conditions. Tours from San Pedro leave at 0400 in total darkness to arrive there before sunrise as once the air dries and warms the vapour from the hot springs is no longer as impressive. We arrived there in the first glimmerings of dawn at a very chilly -14°C.

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