UYUNI SALT FLATS
Uyuni Tour / Full Day
Pick up from the airport or bus terminal.
We started the tour in the train cemetery, (steam locomotives abandoned in the 50s), the next stop will be after 30 min in the community of Colchani learn the process of industrialization of salt, you will have free time to travel the market artisanal.
Then we venture into the largest salt flat in the world, the first stop is in some geological formations called salar eyes, then we go to the salt mines (place of extraction of salt) a quick stop at the former salt hotel for then we enter the salar, where we will have our lunch in the middle of this white desert.
In the afternoon we will have a stop to take the pictures with perspective, and all kinds of crazy ideas very famous all over the world.
Then we went to the Incahuasi Island for a 1-hour walk and upon reaching the top we will have a 360 degree view of the salar.
Return to Uyuni we will have the expected time to wait for the sunset, one of the most beautiful on the planet.
Return to Uyuni.
UYUNI CLASSIC TOUR
SALT FLATS AND VOLCANO THUNUPA
Train Cemetery - Colchani - Hotel Hotel de Sal - Isla Incahuasi - Coqueza Community.
Coqueza - Mirador Volcán Thunupa - Mummies of Coqueza - Museum of Chantani - Population of Uyuni.
Duration 2 Days / 1 Night
Character Adventure, Trekking
Lodging: Rural lodging of salt - Community Hostel (basic)
Land Transportation (4x4 vehicle)
PRIVATE TOURS - SALT FLATS - ANDEAN LAGOONS
Hotel of SaltLand Transport 4x4
Route of the mines and Salt Flats of the LipezDAY 1
Uyuni - San Cristóbal - Circuit "Behind the Footprints of the Miner" - Magical Towns Tourist Center of the Lipez - Valley of the Rocks - Laguna Negra - Villamar.
Villamar - Laguna Colorada - Morning Sun Fumaroles - Hot Springs - Dali Desert - Green Lagoon - Hotel de Sal (Villa Candelaria).
Salt Extraction Activity - Incahuasi Island - Ojos del Salar - Salt Hotel Museum - Salt Mounds - Colchani - Train Museum - Uyuni.
Duration 3 days / 2 nights
Simple difficulty level
Hotel of salt
Land Transport 4x4
Route of the Lipez
DAY 1Uyuni - Museum of Trains - Colchani - Tinkuna Museum - Salar de Uyuni - Salt Mounds - Ojos del Salar - Museum Hotel de Sal - Incahuasi Island - Chantani - Hotel de Sal
DAY 2Hotel of Salt- Extraction of Salt - Grotto of the Galaxies - Soldiers Rock - Viewpoint of the Ollague Volcano - Altiplanic Lagoons - Siloli Desert - Ecological Hotel
DAY 3Ecological Hotel - Siloli Desert - Stone Tree - Laguna Colorada - Morning Sun - Hot Springs - Salvador Dalí Desert - Green Lagoon - Hotel Rustico (Villamar)
DAY 4Hotel Rustic - Lost City of Italy - Laguna Vinto and Catal Lagoon - San Cristóbal - City of UyuniTOUR DATADuration 4 days / 3 nightsLevel of difficulty SimpleClassic styleTrekking character Hotel of Salt**** - Ecological Hotel - Hotel RusticLand Transport 4x4
COPACABANA - ISLA DEL SOL - LA PAZ TIWANAKU - UYUNI 7 días - 6 Noches
1st Day Copacabana- Sun Island
Pick up from border and leave for the town of Copacabana (3800mals), then boarded the boat to Sun Island, we will have a traditional lunch on the shores of Lake Titikaka, walk on the southern part (ruins of Polikokaina, Inca steps and viewpoints) and accommodation in a tourist hostel with private bathroom and lake view, dinner and rest.
2nd Day Copacabana-La Paz
After breakfast, we take the boat to return to Copacabana to visit the Cathedral and craft markets. Free time for shopping and at 13.30 hours we take the tourist bus to the La Paz City approximately we will travel 4 hours to arrive at the city (3600 masl) and we are accommodated in the hotel (private bathroom, cable TV and hot water). Orientation walk through the tourist area.
3rd Day TiwanaKu - La Paz
07:30 Pick up from the hotel and take the vehicle that will take us to visit the ruins of the ancient culture of Tiwanaku approximately 2 hours away. We will visit 2 museums and the archaeological complex (Kalasasaya temple, semi-subterranean temple, Pumapumku).
Return to the city and walk through the Valley of the Moon and the Cable Car (yellow line), visit the Plaza de Armas, then we go to the terminal to board the tourist bus (night) to the city of Uyuni about 11 hours Travel .
4th Day Uyuni
Arrival to Uyuni at Hrs 05.30am
We have breakfast and wait to start the tour. A fantastic adventure through the biggest salt carpet in the world
09.00am, the first day we visit: train cemetery, Colchani (population where we will see, process of salt, and craft market), we drive to the salt and visit, eyes of the salt, salt mines, we wait for the sunset and accommodation in hostel of salt.
5th Day Uyuni
We will visit colored lagoons, deserts, the famous red lake, the stone tree, Siloli desert, we will have a picnic for our lunch
6th Day Uyuni
Starting early we go to the geysers, at 4850 maslm, we will enjoy the hot springs, to later know the green lagoon and we will go to Uyuni again, to reach our final destination at approximately 17 hours.
Return to the city of La Paz
Arrival to La Paz city, city tour, where we will visit Moon Valley, and the cable cars, end of our service
LA PAZ - SAJAMA - NATIONAL PARK- UYUNI
5 Day / 4 nights
07:30. Pick up from the hotel, we start our journey leaving the La Paz city towards the mystic South plateau, we will make the 1st stop to see some funeral towers that probably belonged to the unknown Urus culture.
After, we will have lunch near the Desaguadero River
We continue to Sajama National Park (4200 masl), there are some optional hikes suggested by the guide, if we are all tired, we go straight to the hotel, then go to the hot springs and watch the sunset in the geysers.
After breakfast we head south, we can enjoy characteristic landscapes of the highlands, see the lagoons and their colors, wildlife; like suris, flamingos, Andean foxes, vicuñas, etc.
We stopped for lunch, in an attractive place.
Then we went through the Coipasa Coipasa salt flats, the second largest in the world, so then we continue our way to the Salar de Uyuni, before the last hour, we have a stop in the mysterious town of Alcaya, where the fish people lived (wankarani culture) ). So we arrive at the Uyuni salt flats just in time to see the sunset, then to our accommodation in the hotel, dinner and rest, optional to take a walk to see the stars and take truly impressive photos.
After breakfast we embark on the adventure to the biggest salt flat of Uyuni, where we will have all the time to take the craziest pictures of our lives, having lunch in the middle of a white desert. We will take a walk in one of the islands, we will see Petreas formations in another, to direct us towards our accommodation. (community of Agencha, salt hostel with private bathrooms and hot shower, for "classic" option), (community San Pedro de Quemez, in Piedra hotel in "special option that is chosen")
This day we go into the Eduardo Abaroa reserve, to see volcanoes, from a distance, the famous stone tree, the beautiful Laguna Colorada, deserts and much more. It depends on the option you chose for the accommodation, if it is classic, we go to the town of Quetena and if you have a special option "to the desert hotel.
We started very early to see the sunrise, because it is the longest day, we arrived at the geyser which is the highest point in the trip (4900masl), then go down to the hot springs, if there are people going to Chile, we continue until the Border, if there were not, we start our way back, to make a walk in the valley of rocks and then have lunch, then 3 hours we will have finished this adventure.
NATIONAL PARK SAJAMA- PARINACOTA VOLCANO(6348masl) - UYUNI
5 days 4 nights
Day 107:30. Pick up from the hotel, we begin our journeyLeaving the La Paz city towards the mystic South Altiplano, we will make the first stop to observe some funeral towers that probably belonged to the unknown Urus culture. After, we will have lunch near the river Desaguadero.We continue to Sajama National Park (4200 masl), there are some optional hikes suggested by the guide, if we are all tired, we go straight to the hotel, then go to the hot springs and watch the sunset in the geysers.
02:00 am.- We begin the climb, with a transfer to the base camp, 5200 masl *** CLIMBING CHARACTERISTICS .- The height of the volcano is 6348 masl, this volcano used to be covered in snow almost always, and it was necessary to take everything the equipment that requires climbing on snow and ice, such as crampons, ropes, harnes, iceaxe, etc, but; the last time, a corridor has been opened where the summit can be reached by walking, the terrain is sandy, but it is not complicated, this makes it accessible for any trekker that is already acclimatized. Or start the tour in reverse, to have almost 5 days of acclimatization above 3800 masl
After summit we return to base camp and the car will transfer it to the geysers, where the lunch will be made, after relaxing, there, we will start the trip 2 ½ to Oruro, where we will have our rest in the hotel and dinner.
Finishing breakfast, we start the adventure towards the giant salt flat of Uyuni, 3 hours of travels along a paved road, we will arrive at the salar where you can take the most impressive and funny photos, having lunch in the middle of a white desert. we will make a walk in one of the islands, we will see coralline rock formations in another one, to direct us towards our accommodation. (Community of Agencha, salt hostel with private bathrooms and hot shower, for "classic" option), (community San Pedro de Quemez, in Piedra hotel in the option that is chosen.