San Pedro with a volcano in the distance
The road through the Andes
Snow on the side of the road
Volcanoes just outside of San Pedro
A street in San Pedro filled with touristy shops
San Pedro is surrounded by the desert and a short drive away the town gives way to the incredible scenery of Atacama.
The desert just outside town
Further into the desert
The Three Marias formation
The Valley of the Moon
As do the Andes in the background
The geysers are around two hours drive from San Pedro and because they are at over 4000m altitude it was -9 degrees outside.
The geyser field
Lots of steam
A geyser erupting
Steam rises from a mini volcano
The orange colour is caused by bacteria
A very pleasant 26°C in the pool, around 0°C outside
Further down the mountain is a lagoon with a myriad of birdlife.
Birds walking on the ice in the lagoon
Smoke hovers around the top of the volcano