7-day Uyuni Salt Flats And Desert Adventure From La Paz

7-Day Uyuni Salt Flats and Desert Adventure from La Paz

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Jorge and your team

We are a team of adventurers that will help you discover the best places in the world. We'll guide you throughout the adventures so you can live unique and life changing experiences.

We are a team of adventurers that will help you discover the best places in the world. We'll guide you throughout the adventures so you can live unique and life changing experiences.

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Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival in La Paz, Airport Pick-up

Stop At: La Paz, La Paz, La Paz Department
Your guide will meet you outside the customs of the airport after you retrieve your luggage and clear the customs, and then a private transport takes you to the hotel. The rest of the day is on your own to explore the city.
Duration: 30 minutes

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Stannum Boutique Hotel & Spa (4 stars)

Day 2: Amazing La Paz city tour & Mi Teleferico Tour

Stop At: Iglesia de San Francisco, Plaza San Francisco at Avenida Mariscal Santa Cruz, La Paz Bolivia
Today, you will first visit Basilica de San Francisco, a featured local church.
Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Museo de Metales Preciosos, Jaen 777, La Paz Bolivia
Then go to Museo de Metales Preciosos, a museum with 4 exhibition halls displaying the local art works used for sacrificial ceremonies and decorations made of golden, silver and bronze prior to Spanish colonization, and golden wares from Tiwanaku archeological site belonging to the Pre-Incan Civilization.
Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Plaza Murillo, La Paz Bolivia
The next stop is Plaza Murillo, where you can see a clock running anticlockwise.
Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Palacio Quemado, Ruta Nacional 2 Plaza Murillo, La Paz Bolivia
Afterwards, move on to Palacio de Quemado and appreciate this grand presidential palace at the roadside.
Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Mirador Killi Killi, Calle Braun, La Paz Bolivia
Later, your guide will accompany you to ascend the Mirador Killi Killi and take the cable car, where you can have a bird's eye view of La Paz.

Today's last stop is Witches' Market, where many featured local stuff are on sale.
Duration: 3 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
Accommodation included: Stannum Boutique Hotel & Spa (4 stars)

Day 3: Fly to Uyuni, Take amazing Salt Flats Tour

Stop At: Uyuni, Uyuni, Potosi Department
After breakfast at the hotel, your driver will send you to the airport and you will take a flight to Uyuni by yourself. Upon arrival, a local guide and a driver will pick you up and start the Uyuni tour directly.
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Train Cemetery, Uyuni Bolivia
First head to the Train Cemetery, where old and rusty trains scatter here and there. Then go to Colchani Village, where you can buy some little stuff made of salt.
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: Salar de Uyuni, Uyuni Bolivia
Keep moving forward, you will go to the Salt Museum famous for the llama statues made of salt. Following is the highlight, the Salar de Uyuni, the world's largest salt flat. In rainy season, the shallow water clearly reflects the sky like a mirror, so people gave it another name "Mirror of Sky". You will go all the way to the Isla Incahuasi in its middle part. As many cactuses are growing here, it is nicknamed "Cactuses Island". When todays' sightseeing ends, your guide and the driver will send you to the hotel, taking 1h45min on the way.
Duration: 3 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Hotel de Sal Luna Salada (4 stars)

Day 4: Visit Eduardo Avaroa National Reserve

Stop At: Salar de Chiguana, Bolivia
Today's tour will be extended to Chiguana Desert to the south of the Salar de Uyuni. The 200km (125mi) distance takes about 3h30min by car. Chiguana Desert is surrounded by volcanos of different sizes. You will appreciate the Volcano Ollague on the sightseeing platform.
Duration: 4 hours

Stop At: Eduardo Avaroa National Reserve of Andean Fauna, Bolivia
Move on to Andean lagoons where three species of Andean flamingos dwell.
Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Siloli Desert, Uyuni Bolivia
Afterwards, continue driving for about 3h40min to Eduardo Avaroa National Reserve to appreciate world's highest and driest Siloli Desert. Stop by "Rock tree" for you to take photos and Laguna Colorada (Red Lagoon) to appreciate the red lake and its dwellers, pink flamingoes. Finally, transfer to the local hotel for overnight.
Duration: 5 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Hotel Tayka del Desierto

Day 5: Enjoy amazing Salvador Dali Desert Tour

Stop At: Geiser Sol de la Manana, Avaroa National Reserve, Uyuni Bolivia
Set off early today to Sol de Mañana Geyser with packed breakfast. It takes about 2-2.5h to cover the 150km (90mi) distance. Upon arrival, follow the guide to have a walk along the geysers and appreciate the stunning sunrise while enjoying your breakfast. Afterwards, a hot spring bath at an altitude of over 5,000m (16,400ft) is waiting for you.
Duration: 3 hours

Stop At: Salvador Dali Desert, Eduardo Avaroa Andean Fauna National Reserve Bolivia
Next, drive for about 50min to visit Salvador Dali Desert, where Laguna Verde (Green Lagoon), a peaceful salt lake in emerald is located.
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: Uyuni, Uyuni, Potosi Department
At last, head to the Hotel de Sal Luna Salada in Uyuni about 350km away, taking 6h or so.
Duration: 6 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
Accommodation included: Hotel de Sal Luna Salada (4 stars)

Day 6: Fly to La Paz, Visit Tiwanaku

Stop At: Ruinas de Tiwanaku, Tiwanaku Bolivia
Today, the Uyuni tour package draws to an end. Your driver will send you to Uyuni airport for you to take the flight back to La Paz. Upon arrival, a local guide and the driver will pick you up and proceed to Tiwanaku Ruins. It is one of the world's oldest and highest city ruins, with 30,000 to 70,000 residences during its peak time from 500 to 900AD. You can see many ruins of houses, gates, temples, roads, sculptures, and irrigation system. After the visit, send you to the hotel.
Duration: 8 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
Accommodation included: Stannum Boutique Hotel & Spa (4 stars)

Day 7: La Paz departure, Airport drop-off

Stop At: La Paz, La Paz, La Paz Department
According to your flight schedule, your driver will take you to the airport on time and see you off there.
Duration: 30 minutes

Meals included:
• Breakfast
No accommodation included on this day.

Leaving from La Paz

La Paz is the most important cultural center of Bolivia, it stands out for its colonial architecture. It is located in a canyon created by the Choqueyapu river, and it is surrounded by a landscape that features high mountains of the plateau, among these is the beautiful snowy Illimani Mountain.

$3,590.00 Per Person