Death Valley in Chile is a truly spectacular part of the world with massive dunes and rock formations that have been formed here over millions of years. The areas landscape has been likened to that of the planet Mars and according to NASA this is the driest desert on Earth and they use parts of this area to test their Mars instruments for future missions to the red planet.

The desert is also the site of the NASA Earth-Mars Cave Detection Program.  Expertly guided Treks and tours are easily arranged enabling you to experience this area both safely and to the full at the times of day (sunrise and sunset) when the light conditions bring out the true amazing beauty of this stunning area.

Aside from the sightseeing, Sandboarding is also a very popular pastime for visitors to this region and excursions can be arranged that include sandboarding lessons for first timers.

To find out the best time to visit South America and to speak to someone that knows the area please call Gina our South American luxury holiday specialist: 01923 289 100