3d 2n Uyuni Salt Flats From Santa Cruz, Bolivia By Air

Santa Cruz, Bolivia

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Join this 3-day tour in Uyuni Salt Fltas by Air from Santa Cruz Bolivia, sharing with more people interested in the visiting this surreal landscape of desert and colored lagoons of the RESERVA NACIONAL EDUARDO AVAROA.

Enjoy a very friendly tour in comfortable and equipped mobility, knowing the lagoons of colors, deserts, volcanoes and much more.

You will be accompanied by your professional English speaking guide.

An unforgettable experience to enjoy this wonder of Bolivia

Flight Ticket Santa Cruz - Uyuni
Air-conditioned vehicle
Shared Tour Uyuni Salt Flats
2 nights accommodation in basic lodgings with private rooms
Hotel Pick up and Drop-off
Bottled water
Complementary Wine
Dinner (2)
Lunch (3)
Breakfast (3)
Airport/Departure Tax
National Paks Fees (BOB 200 p. person)
Everything that does not mention the itinerary
Travel Insurrance

Departure Point

Traveler pickup is offered
We pick up all traveler from Hotels in SanTa Cruz de la Sierra


  • Viru Viru Intl Airport, Santa Cruz Bolivia

Departure Time

6:00 AM
Catedral de Santa Cruz
Take a flight from Santa Cruz to Uyuni.
Expediciones Empexsa
Arrival to Uyuni at 9:40 am
Salar de Uyuni
1 st DAY: Santa Cruz - Uyuni (B,L, D) At 5 am (approximate time subject to flight itinerary) you´ll be picked up from your hotel in Santa Cruz de la Sierra and transfered to the International Airport of VIRU VIRU, where you´ll take the flight to Uyuni. When taking off you can see aerial views of the city of  Santa Cruz. After 2 hours of flight we will have a stop at the airport of La Paz a short break to observe the spectacular views of the city from the airport, then after 45 minutes of rest, continue with our flight to Uyuni. After 45 minutes of flight, you'll land at the International Airport of Uyuni, where you will meet your English speaking professional guide and private driver. Enjoy a delicious American buffet in one of the most popular cafes in the area. At 10am, explore the train cemetery, an open museum where you will be able to observe very old trains. Continue to Colchani where you'll see the salt processors that mine salt from the region. Enter Uyuni Salt Flats and be amazed by the enchanting landscape of salt fields and stunning colors.  Head to Incahuasi Island to discover the giant cacti and rock formations. At the end of this small walk-on Incahuasi Island, enjoy a delicious local lunch. Have time here to take photos and learn about the region from our expert guide. At 2:30pm, head to the foot of the imposing Tunupa Volcano to observe spectacular Andean landscapes, painted and shaped by nature, as well as Andean animals such as flamenco, llamas, and Vicunas. Next, return to the Salt Flats and enjoy a special toast with snacks and warm drinks while watching a wonderful sunset, that by the nature of the Salar is painted with surrealistic colors and landscapes. We continue with the route to cross the Salar de Uyuni and reach the town of San Juan, where we will have lodging in Hostal de Sal in private rooms and we will also enjoy our dinner with delicious local food.
Duration: 8 hours 
Admission Ticket Not Included
Isla Incahuasi
Visit Incahuasi Island and see Big Cactus.
Duration: 2 hours 
Admission Ticket Not Included
 Basic Salt Hostel In San Juan or Similar
 Breakfast  Lunch  Dinner  
Salar de Uyuni
Day 2 (B, L, D): To the south are Cañapa gaps, Stinking, Chiarkota, Honda and Ramadita, where large numbers of flamingos can be founded. Other birds, such as geese and Andean gulls accompany the flamingos in these lagoons flanked by snow-capped volcanoes that have a green skirt down (brava straw yareta and thola). We enter to the deserter sand and pebbles where the landscapes painted very beautiful shades in order to reach the hotel At night we came to stay overnight at a basic hostel in the red lagoon to watch the sunset in one of the most beautiful landscapes on the planet. (B, L, D)
Laguna Hedionda
Visit "Laguna Hedionda" and see flamingos
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Laguna Canapa
Visit "Laguna Cañapa"
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Laguna Colorada
Visit "Laguna Colorada"
Duration: 3 hours 
Admission Ticket Not Included
 Overnight in Basic Hostel In Huallajara in Private Room
 Breakfast  Lunch  Dinner  
Laguna Colorada
Day 3: (B, L): At dawn we will go in search of known geysers Sol de Mañana. They arrive at the first rays of light. This is the highest point of the route, about 5000 m. The cold is intense. You will see pools where the land seems to boil red, gray and scarlet mud can be traversed by us in their own shores. The desert and Salar de Chalviri is another scene of great landscape value that combines the white snow, ocher desert, the blue water and white of borax. In one corner we can take a bath in Termas de Polques and enjoy a hearty breakfast outdoors. And almost as an excess and to leave this desert valley, we will visit Laguna Verde, at the foot of the volcano Licancabur. We arrive at this lagoon just on time to see how the water go from emerald green to a duller. In return we stop for lunch at Laguna Colorada, main nesting center of the three species of flamingos and whose algae and plankton activated by solar radiation and wind give both pink lagoon as part of the legs and plumage these exotic birds. No one can forget the experience of this journey!
Geiser Sol de la Manana
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Aguas Termales de Polques
Visit the hot springs of POLQUES and swim in warm waters
Duration: 2 hours 
Admission Ticket Not Included
Salvador Dali Desert
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Laguna Verde
Visit "Laguna Verde"
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Free
Expediciones Empexsa
back from Green Lagoon to Uyuni and Visit "Villamar Town" and see llamas, vicuñas and another wild animals. Arrival to Uyuni around 5:00 pm. OPTIONAL: - Back to La Paz by Bus or Flight (extra Pay) - Back to Santa Cruz by Flight (extra Pay) - Back to Potosi by Bus (extra Pay) - Back to Sucre by Bus (extra Pay) - Back to Villazon by Bus (extra Pay)
Duration: 4 hours 
Admission Ticket Free
  Not Included
 Breakfast  Lunch  
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Infant seats available
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers

Cancellation policy

All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.Learn more about cancellations.
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