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Pukara de Quitor

| 3 km Northwest of the Town of San Pedro de Atacama, San Pedro de Atacama, Chile
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
| 3 km Northwest of the Town of San Pedro de Atacama, San Pedro de Atacama, Chile
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We biked here on our own and spent a good hour here looking at the Fort and how it was used for trading and defensive purposes. It also has some good views of de Atacama. Worth a look.

Thank jandaljourney
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Its located about 3km out of town and we could walk there even it was hot. To the lookout it takes about 30-40mins from the entrance. The view was great, over San Pedro to the Volcanoes. Entrance was 3000clp and it was worth it. Also...More

Thank Raephels
Reviewed 15 March 2017

It was a hill top fort made of same material as hill, so bit difficult to get good photos of it. There is a nice climb to a Mirador with great views. I went on a mountain bike but you could walk from San Pedro....More

Thank Michael T
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

In a very nice location, you need to do a good effort to see everything but the view on the top are gorgeous. The people in charge of the the ruin has some drinks for sale which is so good at the end. Nice place.

Thank Ysabel G
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Close to San Pedro. An ancient Inca fortress built in the 12th century, strategically placed on the side of a hill protected by a gorge over the river. The main path is quite a steep climb up 50M or so with a cliff edge in...More

Thank Steve H
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

I'd missed out on the other tours because I'm lazy and didn't plan ahead. This hike/bike ride, however, is definitely worth a few hours. The views are great and the hike is a real workout. And for 3000 pesos compared to what some other trips...More

Thank Raoul G
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

It's a relatively cheap and enjoyable way to spend a few hours in San Pedro. Built by the original inhabitants of these lands, we hired bikes and rode out to the fort. Gives a good 360 view of the valley and desert, but be warned,...More

Thank Matt A
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

We spent nearly 3 hours here hiking to the top viewing point. It is a good trail, but is steep in a few places. The view is incredible and should be on your must see list when in San Pedro. I did not find the...More

Thank authored
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Great hike and view of SPA. Go early to avoid strong sun. We biked there from SPA and had a great time. Kids loved it! Bring lots of water and a snack.

Thank MN_VF
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

This is a nice place for people who likes history and archeology, there's tho paths in with you can walk and have a nice ruins sight view, one of them takes almost a hour to walk

Thank Crisfur
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