Your journey begins in the north of Chile, where lies the driest non-polar region in the world; the Atacama Desert. A remarkable otherworldly sight, this wonderful desert boasts stunning geological formations and ancient culture to explore. Set out on a thrilling mountain bike excursion across some of the most arid and secluded regions of the desert, retracing old routes formed by the ancient citizens of this area. Discover the varied landscapes including the Valley of Mars, the Cordillera de la Sal and Rainbow Valley. Trek through the rugged mountains of Moon Valley, an unearthly landscape made up dunes, caverns and shark peaks which remarkably resemble the surface of the moon. This is a spectacular place to enjoy the Chilean sunset due to the astonishing sight created as the sun sinks behind the horizon.
Discover the delectable wine valleys of Chile, with an abundance of fertile and ancient vineyards, Chilean wine production dates back to the 16th century, and to this day, remains thriving. Ride on horseback through rolling hills and luscious landscapes in the Maule Valley, following the heritage wine trail and visiting several family-owned, exclusive vineyards. Learn about the unique characteristics of Chilean wine and the precise production methods. Chile boasts a variety of grape including cabernet sauvignon, carménère, pinot nior, sauvignon blanc and chardonnay. Whatever your preference, your wine specialists will ensure you sample the finest wines on offer in complete exclusivity. Step back in time to spend the night in a 19th century hacienda, combining authenticity with luxury, this is an intimate and distinct experience.
Leaving the desert and vineyards behind, trading them instead for the dramatic Andes Mountains as you prepare for a thrilling heli-skiing excursion. Fly above the soaring Andes, land upon untouched peaks and carve fresh tracks into the pristine snow. In this exclusive experience, your expert Pelorus guide will ensure access to some of Chile’s best skiing experiences, surrounded by pure wilderness and sensational vistas of the surrounding mountains.