The Salar de Uyuni is one of the highest deserts in the world, surrounded by mountains and volcanoes that reach 5000 meters (16,400 feet) above sea level. If you still do not know the great salar, take advantage of your vacations and visit one of the natural wonders of Bolivia; In 1 day you can explore the Train Cemetery, the Isla Pescado or Incahuasi and the Salt Hotel-Museum; This is your chance to be the protagonist of the spectacular photo effects with perspective games.
UYUNI SALT FLATS FULL DAY TOUR FROM LA PAZ
Pick-up is at 7:30 p.m. from your hotel in La Paz a day before the tour. At 8:00 pm. Bus trip to La Paz - Uyuni and we landed at 5:00 a.m. Immediately they are picked up from the Uyuni bus station, then they will have a few hours to have breakfast and rest.
Our adventure to the Salar de Uyuni starts at 10:30 a.m. visiting the train cemetery, located one kilometer away, where we’ll appreciate an open-air historical museum of the locomotives that many years ago gave life to the town of Uyuni.
From the leaving of the town the landscape doesn’t stop surprising during all the way to Colchani, where people work in the processing of salt, so we’ll appreciate mounds and blocks of salt (small salt pyramids that the townspeople make to dry and then process the salt).
We’ll also visit the market and if you like to buy crafts made with salt or textiles, llama wool or alpaca is a good place to choose one, then prepare to see the wonderful Uyuni Salt Flats that has more than 10,000 square kilometers.
Once on the vast surface of the largest salt desert in the world, we’ll visit the salt hotel (museum), In this place we’ll taste lunch and then we’ll continue seeing the salt water eyes of the salt flats and we’ll head to the center to visit the Incahuasi Island, a desert oasis of volcanic rock, covered with giant cactus, some with more than 100 years of life, the only sign of life in the middle of this sea of salt, climbing the top of this island becomes an extraordinary viewpoint of the white salt plain, and then we’ll have time to explore the island and take amazing 360 degree photos, from the top.
Then in the afternoon the tour continues through the salt flat until reaching the isolated area of Atulcha, which is also like a large island where there is a small and famous hotel built with blocks of salt and can see salt furniture. In the afternoon we’ll return to Uyuni.
Free time in Uyuni until 7:30 p.m. presentation time at the bus station, to board the bus Uyuni - La Paz.
|10:30 a.m.||The tour begins by visiting the train cemetery or Colchani, (Salar de Uyuni)|
|1:00 p.m.||Visit and lunch at Incwasi Island or Fish Island|
|02.00 p.m.||walk around the island, to observe the giant cactus and the extent of the salar by the Tunupa Volcano|
|4:00 p.m.||Visit the famous Hotel del Sal, having been built with blocks of salt and some furniture of salt.|
|6:30 p.m.||Return to the town of Uyuni.|
- Bus La Paz - Uyuni: Departure: 7:30 p.m. - 5:00 a.m. Arrival
- Bus Uyuni - La Paz, Departure: 8:00 p.m. - 5.00 a.m. Arrival
It is advisable to bring :
WHICH IS INCLUDED IN THIS TOUR?:
- Advice one day before the tour.
- Bus ticket La Paz - Uyuni - La Paz.
- Lunch (vegetarian meal if the client wishes).
- First aid kit.
- Pick up from your hotel and transfer.
- Driver - guide (spanish)
- Transportation in Land Cruiser - 4x4
WHICH IS NOT INCLUDED IN THIS TOUR?:
- Others not mentioned in the program.
- Extra drinks.
- Entrance to Fish Island or Incawasi (30 bolivianos).
- Pick up from the outside hotels of Puno city.
- Refreshments and tips.
|Prices in ($ USD) DOLLARS||amount of people|
|$ 125.00 USD||per 1 person|
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