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All reviews early start early in the morning geyser field boiling water cold air steam rising san pedro degrees celsius natural pool cold morning warm clothes hot springs the sun rise high altitude del tatio changing rooms worth the trip
Very early (03:15 AM) pick up. Bumpy journey along terrible roads. Arrival at check point before dawn. -30 temperature & 4200+ altitude....
But without any hesitation I would do it all over again.
Collection of thermal geysers all steaming and spitting into the air. Looking...More
There aren’t many Geyser around and this is one of the largest. A must go in San Pedro de Atacama.
I just can’t understand the need to get there at 6:30 AM. Too cold and dark.
We had to wake up 4:00 AM.
Organised tour which set off at 0530 in the dark and a journey of over 1.5 hour to reach the El Tatio area. Most of the journey was over bumpy road tracks with plenty of cars,vans ,all trying to reach the touristy area. We saw...More
The El Tatio geysers are absolutely stunning especially when viewed i the early morning and accompanied by a beautiful sunrise. The geyser plumes rise high into the air against a stunning backdrop. The admission is around $20 USD and is well worth it. There are...More
You can drive close to most of the geysers so one must walk for about five minutes or about 100-200 yards as I recall to be at the geysers. However most of them can also be seen from further away so one not need to walk... More
You can drive close to most of the geysers so one must walk for about five minutes or about 100-200 yards as I recall to be at the geysers. However most of them can also be seen from further away so one not need to walk right up to each of them.