Uyuni Salt Flats And Colored Lagoons_3 Days_shared Tour_english Speaking Guide

Uyuni, Bolivia

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Overview

With so much to explore around the Uyuni Salt Flats (Salar de Uyuni), it’s best to leave the itinerary and driving to a guide. This affordable tour includes three full days of sightseeing for up to 15 people in your group, with 5 passengers per guide and 4WD vehicle, perfect for getting around multiple lagoons, flamingo reserves, and salt flats. Pickup time is flexible from the Uyuni bus station. 
  • 3-day tour of the Uyuni Salt Flats, with 5 passengers and 1 guide per 4WD vehicle
  • Receive personalized attention from a guide who shares informative commentary
  • Shared accommodation and all meals are provided for an all-inclusive experience
  • Pickup time depends on what time your bus arrives in Uyuni city

Accommodation or Bus station Pickup
Hotel 2 nights: 1st and 2nd night shared rooms between the same tour group in the car
Expert Local Driver 4WD
Bilingual Guide (English/ Spanish)
Transportation in 4WD with rooftop luggage rack
Bottled water
Coffee and/or Tea
Lunch (3)
Breakfast (2)
Dinner (2)
Entrance Fees: Isla Incahuasi (30 Bs*) National Park Eduardo Avaroa (150 Bs*) Please note that these costs are subject to change without prior notice.
Toilets on the road (Bs. 20)
Extra Drinks.
Snacks.

Departure Point

Pearl Bolivia, Uyuni, Bolivia

Traveler pickup is offered
Pick up point: Bus Station in Uyuni City / Hotels / or go to our office.
Pick up Time:  10:15 a.m.
Bus Station: It depends, at what time your bus arrive to Uyuni city. (05:00am. / 06:00am. / 07:00 am.) 
Office in Uyuni City: 9:45 a.m.

Departure Time

7:00 AM

Return Details

Returns to original departure point
Itinerary
Salar de Uyuni
Start your tour leaving Uyuni town at 10:30 a.m. with a visit to Uyuni’s train graveyard. Then visit the small settlement of Colchani (salt miners' workshops), see handicrafts made of salt and textile art made of llama and alpaca. Next, visit “Ojos de Agua Salada” and a hotel made completely of salt which is currently being used as a museum. Following, take a short hike to “Isla Incahuasi” to see giant cactii and rock formations made of petrified coral. Then have lunch. Afterward, enjoy a unique experience of seeing a beautiful sunset over the salt flats, and finally, arrive to Ajencha town to have dinner and night stay in the hostel (shared rooms).
Duration: 9 minutes
Admission Ticket Not Included
Accommodation:
 Agencha town.
Meals:
 Lunch  Dinner  
Eduardo Avaroa National Reserve of Andean Fauna
Start off at 7:00 a.m. for breakfast. First stop, Galaxy Caves and then go visit the Chiguana Desert on Uyuni salt flats South side, surrounded by volcanoes such as Ollagüe (5840m), which is still active and that can be seen from the lookout point. Then, continue along the rocky road that´s called “El Pasito Tuntun”. Later, visit Cañapa, Hedionda and Chiarcota Lagoons in which flamingoes can be seen. Finally in the day, enter “Eduardo Avaroa National Reserve” (NATIONAL PARK ), visit the Desert of Siloli at 4550m (the highest and driest in the world), take a picture next to the ‘Rock tree’ (a lava rock formation). Before arriving to final destination, stop at the overlook point by the Red Lagoon to see more pink flamingos in their natural habitat and admire this intense red-colored lake. Stay the night at a shared family lodging in Huayllajara.
Duration: 9 hours 
Admission Ticket Not Included
Accommodation:
 Huayllajara
Meals:
 Breakfast  Lunch  Dinner  
Eduardo Avaroa National Reserve of Andean Fauna
Get off to an early start around 5:00 a.m. to visit the Sol de Mañana Geyser (5,000m) and walk next to fumaroles and steaming craters filled with boiling pots of mud at 150-200 Cº. and then have the opportunity to take a bath in an open air Hot Springs at a 35 Cº water. The next places to appreciate are the Dali Desert where Salvador Dali found his inspiration from boulders sprinkled in the middle of the desert, and then the Green Lagoon (toxic copper water at the foot of the big Licancabur volcano at 6000m, a few kilometers from the Bolivia-Chile border). Then head back to Uyuni passing by beautiful scenery along the way and eating a picnic lunch along the roadside. On the way, pass by Rock Valley, Alota settlement and San Cristobal Village where a baroque church and colonial paintings can be seen. Return to Uyuni town.
Duration: 9 hours 
Admission Ticket Not Included
Accommodation:
  Not Included
Meals:
 Breakfast  Lunch  
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Sunblock.
  • Sunglasses
  • Bottle of water. (2L. enough)
  • Jacket.
  • Scarf
  • Gloves
  • Snacks (No shops during the trip)
  • Extra warm clothes.
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 5 travelers

Cancellation policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Learn more about cancellations.
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