17 days

From £9,995

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Summary

This is an adventure indeed - travelling across the globe with an international expert to see some of the most enigmatic rock art in the world, situated in vast and often remote landscapes. Doing so involves travelling down the coast of northern Chile and into the Atacama desert, before flying over the Pacific to a tiny speck of land - the iconic Easter Island. We shall be discovering places seldom visited, which our ancestors chose to decorate with huge earth pictures and complex rock art. Some of the sites we see are simply extraordinary - their gigantic scale makes us ask why and for whom such things were created.

Tour highlights:

  • Discover extraordinary geoglyphs and petroglyphs amid unforgettable lunar-like landscapes
  • Explore Easter Island, the most remote piece of land inhabited on the planet, and visit a range of sites where the enigmatic moai can be seen in situ
  • Visit a range of fascinating regional museums, which include exhibits on shrinking heads, wooden carvings and the famous Chinchorro mummies, in a variety of locations
  • Traverse the striking Atacama Desert, declared the world’s driest by NASA after a series of in-depth studies

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Today's Price
£9,995

Benefit from this limited time offer:

  • Pay a low deposit of £99, was £500.

Single supplement: £1,075

Includes flights

Keeping you safe on your next tour

  • FREE 'Travel Safe' kits for every traveller
  • COVID-19 insurance
  • Enhanced Health and Safety audits
  • Distanced seating on coaches
  • 'Get me home' service and private airport transfers
  • COVID protocols at our hotels, and aboard our cruise ships
  • Flexible balance payment date and COVID-friendly refund conditions
  • COVID-testing and medical training for tour staff
  • Constant monitoring and post-tour tracing
Meet your Experts

Dr Paul Bahn

Guide Lecturer

Dr Paul Bahn is the leading expert on prehistoric rock art worldwide, and is certainly one of our best-known archaeologists.

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Moai on Easter Island
Tour dates & prices

Included in your cost:

  • Expert Guide Lecturer
  • Professional Tour Manager
  • Local travel aboard a private air-conditioned coach
  • Internal flights
  • Meals as per the itinerary, tea or coffee with dinner
  • Accommodation
  • Entries to all sites as per the itinerary
  • All taxes & gratuities
  • Field notes
Tour Departure Tour ID Departure date Return Date Guided by Price Deposit Single Supp. Availability
6 November 2021 ACHI211106 6 November 2021 (Saturday) 22 November 2021 (Monday) Dr Paul Bahn £9,995
(inc. flights)
£99
£500
£1,075 Book Now
25 February 2022 ACHI220225 25 February 2022 (Friday) 13 March 2022 (Sunday) Dr Paul Bahn £9,995
(inc. flights)
£500 £1,075 Book Now
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