Iquique
02/24/2021 12:00 AM
02/24/2021 12:00 AM

Optional Private Excursions available for purchase

Avoid the crowds and hustle and bustle associated with a group activity. For a memorable trip ashore, we invite you to consider a private shore excursion. Enjoy the undivided attention of your own driver/guide and the flexibility of experiencing the aspects of the local culture that most interest you. Below are just some samples of the private shore excursions we can arrange for you. Give us a call or email us. Let us personalize your experience!

Iquique: Nitrate & Geoglyphs - 6 hours
Travelers will be picked up at the Iquique port. Departure direct to saltpeter and Ghost town of Santiago Humberstone, to visit ruins and typical buildings such as Theater, Market, Tennis court, General Store, Hospital and more (declared World Heritage by UNESCO). Then continue south by Panamerican Highway, crossing Pozo Almonte town and Tamarugal Forest, and continue to Geoglyphs of Pintados Park, to enjoy the highest concentration of Geoglyphs in the world, more than 300 figures of Pre-Columbian Cultures, type Geometric, anthropomorphic and Geomorfas, in thematic panels located on the slopes of Coastal Range hills. Which date since 900 to 1300 years ago.  Return to the Iquique port.


Tour Duration: 6 hours
Tour can operate: Morning/Afternoon
Wheelchair accessible: No
Physical Activity Level : Light

Inclusions:
·          Box Lunch 
·          Museum and Park entrace Fees
·             ½ bottles mineral water.
Exclusions:
·          Gratuities for guide and driver
·          Any item not mentioned in the itinerary
Iquique - Highlights 3 hours
Travelers will be picked up at the Iquique port. Take a leisure drive through this lovely city known as the World Nitrate Capital.  Start by heading down main avenues and the beachfront southern section with beaches like Playa Brava and Cavancha.  Then enjoy Baquedano Boulevard with its Georgian style wood houses built between 1880 and 1920 to emulate U.S. fashion. 

Visit to Astoreca Palace Museum, formerly mansion of a baron of the Nitrate, now the city´s Culture House and Regional Museum. Stroll to Plaza Prat with its clock tower of 1877 and visit the Municipal Theater.  Late visit Spain Casino Museum and Restaurant, Built in Moorish style, it features a series of large oil paintings depicting scenes of Don Quixote’s life. Visit the former Passengers Pier and Fishermen Cove to watch pelicans and sea lions.

End of services and Return to the Ship.


Tour Duration: 3 hours
Tour can operate: Morning/Afternoon
Wheelchair accessible: No
Physical Activity Level : Light

Inclusions:
·          Museums entrance Fees
·             ½ bottles mineral water.

Exclusions:
·          Gratuities for guide and driver
·          Any item not mentioned in the itinerary

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