| This volcano is among the most acitves. It has an enormous
crater with steep faces and roaring volcanic exhalations. Agencies in San
Pedro de Atacama offer the ascent as part of a one-day tour to the high
plateau. Highly recommended.
- Location: Near San Pedro de Atacama, see map San
- Relevant maps: JLM No. 05
Altiplano, No. 12 San
Pedro de Atacama
- Access: from San Pedro, 4WD rec., 4h to top, arrange tour in San Pedro
or rent a car, ca. 240 US$ one day.
- Characteristics: Easy ascent, but in high altitude, ca. 600m difference.