Jonesing for an impromptu ski holiday, but looking out your window and realizing that the summer sun is shining? Well, on the flip side of the globe, winter is happily in its robust glory and we've got an amazing Chilean adventure to share with you if you're looking for a last minute deal to quell your yen to ski this very minute. Ski Portillo and the fabulous Tierra Atacama resort have paired up to offer an amazing deal- stay 4 nights in Portillo and 3 nights at Tierra Atacama, and one night is free. Kids under 12 also stay free and the low price point of $1943 per person includes:

-Round trip transfers from Calama Airport


-Breakfast, lunch and dinner daily

-Open bar

-Daily outdoor Atacamenan excursions

-Full use of spa facilities

But- you have got to travel now...the deal is valid up to September 5 in Portillo and September 10 at Tierra Atacama and a Saturday night stay is required. To book, simply call +56-2-263-0606 or visit Ski Portillo and Tierra Atacama online at http://www.skiportillo.com/ or http://www.tierraatacama.com/

EXPLORATEUR EXCLUSIVE- Book this amazing deal and get a complimentary sushi dinner and bottle of Chilean wine at the Bar at Ski Portillo for a beautful night out at one of the area's most charming venues. Mention this special offer when booking so they can add it to your package...and be sure to tell 'em The Explorateur sent you!