Salt Flats – 3 Days Tour
The departures for our 3 days tour are daily. In each jeep we take 6 passengers and the driver of the jeep which acts as a basic guide. This is an adventure tour and it is clear that the lodgings are basic.
The tour starts in Uyuni and check out is at 10:30 am.
Visit the train cemetery Uyuni 5 minutes. Then we continue to Colchani where the manual process of salt and crafts shops with salt was observed.
Then we observe the piles of salt extraction and
thickness of the salt. The first salt hotel built with salt blocks. Incahuasi island with giant cacti, where you can see the salt in its entirety from the top, after lunch.
We chiguana reach the first night in a hostel salt (Double, triple and quadruple rooms available. Shared bathroom.)
Chiguana output after breakfast. To see some residues of salt in the salt flat Chiguana.
The Ollague volcano, a semi-active volcano that can be seen from 15 kilometers away. The four small lakes with three types of flamingos.
Then we cross the vast desert pampa Siloli. The stone tree, red lagoon reaching between approximately 15:30 to 16:00 to see the color of the lagoon and the three types of flamingos that houses the lagoon.
Wayllajara has basic bedroom with 6 beds and shared bathroom.
Laguna Colorada output at 04:30 am. To view the geyser with out the sun. The thermal waters of lagoon Polques. The desert Salvador Dali. green lagoon, white lagoon (with an option to transfer to San Pedro de Atacama, Chile).
Then return to Uyuni, visit the Valley of the Rocks.
Culpina intermediate populations, Villa alota, San Cristobal last stop and arrival to Uyuni at 5:30 pm to 6:00 pm.
PRICE: 900 Bs / 130 Usd
Transportation Jeep 4 × 4 (capacity max. 6 Pax)
Food: breakfast, lunch, dinner, desserts, drinks (vegetarian option)
1 night accommodation in a hostel salt (Double, triple and quadruple rooms available. Shared bathroom.)
1 night accommodation in a shelter (6 pax per room, shared bathrooms)
Transport to Uyuni
Bs income 30 – 150 Bs (foreigners) / 15 B – 45 B (national)
Breakfast (1st day) and dinner (3rd day)
Extra drinks or snacks
Bottle of water (2 liters per day)
Transport to Uyuni
Buses: The bus departures from La Paz to Uyuni are daily, the trip is about 10 hours, the price and the schedule varies depending on the type of bus you choose:
9:00 pm / TURISTIC BUS – CAMA : 310 Bs / 45 Usd
8:30 pm / SEMI – CAMA BUS : 170 Bs / 25 Usd
8:00 pm / CAMA BUS : 210 Bs / 30 Usd
All buses include bathroom, heating, and reclining seats. The tourist bus includes wi-fi, dinner, snacks and onboard service assistance.
Flights: Flights to Uyuni have daily departures and the price varies depending on the day of travel and the reserve day.
Transfers and pickups
Pick-ups in Uyuni are not included, it is very easy to get to our facilities as Uyuni is a small village.
PICK UP AIRPORT: 20 Bs / 3 usd per person
TRANSFER TO SAN PEDRO DE ATACAMA: 70 B / 10 USD per person * Valid only for 3 day tour.
SHUTTLE UYUNI – COLCHANI:
In rainy season (February – March – April) visits to the Isla Incahuasi are not available.
The options available to tourists should take a private car (paid what for 6 people or complete a full jeep 6 pers..) They are: Decide departure time even leave very early to see the sunrise in the to Salt. To see the entrance of the sun in the salar, or arrive early to rest, dine and travel.