Atacama Desert: "In San Pedro de Atacama, an oasis in the heart of the world's driest desert, fine boutique hotels offer excursions to Inca ruins, astronomical observatories, hot springs and much more." Chile Highlights www.bradtguides.com
For anyone visiting Chile, San Pedro de Atacama will be a must-see. For budget backpackers however, things can get a little pricey. Click on the pin to discover how this truly unique spot needn't cost the world.