Private Day Trip From La Paz To Uyuni Salt Flats

La Paz, Bolivia

Experience Rating
    
icon15 hours  (Approx.)
Hotel pickup offered
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English and 1 more
Overview

Flying from La Paz to the great Salt Flats of Uyuni means you can experience one of Bolivia’s most spectacular places with limited time. You’ll have gorgeous views across the landscape as you touch town at Uyuni’s Joya Andina Airport, where a driver will meet you for a private, full-day tour in a climate-controlled Land Cruiser. Visit the train cemetery, the otherworldly Incahuasi Island, and Tunupa Volcano, then pause for a Champagne toast and sunset over the salt flats before flying back to La Paz.
  • Lunch included
  • Enjoy fantastic aerial views
  • Tour is wheelchair accessible
  • Vegetarian meal option available
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included

Hotel pick up and drop-off in La Paz
Transport by private vehicle 4x4 Toyota Land Cruiser
Breakfast
Lunch
Local taxes
Bottled water
Glass of Champagne
Oxygen Bottle
All taxes, fees and handling charges
Professional guide
Guaranteed to skip the long lines
Snacks
Coffee and/or Tea
Tips
Travel Insurance

Departure Point

Traveler pickup is offered
We pick up all travelers from La Paz Hotels/ hostels, airport, bus station.

Airports

  • El Alto Airport, La Paz Bolivia


Departure Time

6:30 AM
Itinerary
Pass By:  
La Paz Department
At 7am (approximate time subject to flight itinerary) you´ll be picked up from your hotel in La Paz and transfered to the International Airport of El Alto, where you´ll take the flight to Uyuni. When taking off you can see aerial views of the city of La Paz. 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. Without a doubt....a unique and unforgettable experience. Upon culminating this special experience, at approximately 7pm, return with a private vehicle to the city and drive to the airport of Uyuni to embark then on the return flight to the city of La Paz. After 45 minutes land at the International Airport of El Alto, you´ll go back to your Hotel in La Paz. Expect to • Visit the Uyuni Salt Flats on a day trip from La Paz • Full-day luxury tour in a private vehicle • See the main highlights of the salt flats • Breakfast, lunch, and Champagne included • Includes round-trip flights to Uyuni
Pass By:  
Uyuni
Arrival by flight. and departure to the tour at 10:00 am
Stop At:  
Train Cemetery
Visit with photo stops
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Colchani
Visit with photo stops
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Salar de Uyuni
Visit with photo stops
Duration: 3 hours 
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Isla Incahuasi
Visit with photo stops
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
Tunupa Volcano
Visit with photo stops
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Free
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • May be operated in English or Spanish
  • A maximum of 4 people per booking
  • Stroller accessible
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Infant seats available
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Cancellation policy

All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.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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