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Lascar Volcano

San Pedro de Atacama 1240000, Chile
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Lords over the Atacama

Breathtaking in more ways than one, as it inspires awe and is at altitude. Absolutely beautiful. We... read more

Reviewed January 13, 2018
Shawnino
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Halifax, Canada
Awe inspiring

One of the most beautiful summit views I've experienced so far! The difficulty of the hike... read more

Reviewed June 13, 2017
Tim B
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San Pedro de Atacama 1240000, Chile
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Reviewed January 13, 2018

Breathtaking in more ways than one, as it inspires awe and is at altitude. Absolutely beautiful. We were totally blown away by the scenery.

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Reviewed June 13, 2017

One of the most beautiful summit views I've experienced so far! The difficulty of the hike depends on two things: the altitude and the weather. The first you can control by acclimatising a few days before making the ascent. The second is a bit trickier....More

1  Thank Tim B
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Reviewed May 17, 2017

If you like adventures, this one is a must do! Or you can try exploring other volcanos in the area. My greatest advice, check the weather condition days before going there and including it in your schedule. You will be able to plan better your...More

1  Thank Rafael M
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Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

We did the ascension with our guide Victor from Ivero Travels and I can only recommend it! The guide was very professional, friendly and helpful and of course climbing the volcan itself is an unforgettable experience. Don't underestimate the bad effect of the altitude though,...More

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Reviewed February 3, 2017

We did this hike on new years eve, after several days of altitude acclimatisation. be aware that the volcano ridge is at 5600 above sea level, so choose a responsible company for your trek. We spent about 4,5 hours on this return trip, due to...More

1  Thank gromness
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Reviewed November 8, 2016

We went in the beginning of november with Vulcano Expediciones our guide Carlos was very good. The trip is hard if you are not adjusted to the altitude, so try to do other things in the area before going here, like the geysers or Salar...More

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Reviewed September 26, 2016

I took a tour with Atacama Mistica. We were group of only 3 and there were only one other group climbing up on that day so it was really nice and quiet. So it was almost as a private tour with Gustavo. The trip started...More

3  Thank Satu A
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Reviewed September 7, 2016

Took the tour with Volcano Expeditions, it was awesome to reach summit at the crater, the view, 360 degrees of awesome!, great service and lot of extra equipment for the tourists.

Thank David A
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Reviewed June 10, 2016 via mobile

David, our guide took some advantage of our fatigue and when he dropped us at our hotel. We forgot an iphone in the car with all our honeymoon pictures. We called him later and he said there was never a phone in the car. That...More

3  Thank AzelCentauri
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ChristianVulcano, Gerente at Lascar Volcano, responded to this reviewResponded June 11, 2016
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david no trabaja en nuestra compania ! nosostros somos vulcano expediciones y volcan lascar nuestro principal destino !! Atte Christian...More

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Reviewed May 30, 2016

Climb a volcano is always a good idea, and atacama have alot, Lascar is one , and the last activity was the last year, so you can feel the energy !!

Thank Ja V
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