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Chile. San pedro de atacama

ARCHAEOLOGICAL TOUR

 
 

San Pedro is the archaeological capital of Chile, we will visit the most important archaeological sites of the area to learn about the origin of the Atacama or Licanantai culture, the Pukara de Quitor is not only important for the local history, but it is for the history of Chile through the battle of Quitor (1540) one of the first conflicts between Spaniards and Indians. In the Atacama farm we will see how a family combines the ancestral traditions of agriculture and livestock, tasting some local products, then the Tulor village, corresponds to the oldest settlement and one of the first tests of sedentary lifestyles in the region. And finally we will move to the Church of San Pedro, built and preserved until today from adobe, cactus wood, chañar and algarrobo.