Uyuni Salt Flats & Reserve Eduardo Abaroa (REA) 5 Days / 4 N
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Uyuni Salt Flats & Reserve Eduardo Abaroa (REA) 5 Days / 4 N

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Created: Monday, August 30, 2021
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Created: Monday, August 30, 2021
Destinations: Colchani, Potosi, Uyuni, Colchani, La Paz
Themes
Nature
History
Bolivia
Land Services
Your day to day
06 Oct
Closed tour

Uyuni Salt Flats & Reserve Eduardo Abaroa (REA) 5 Days / 4 Nights

Precio Regular
Itinerary:

By LAND – Departures by train from Oruro in:

Expreso del Sur:              TUE & FRI          (14.30 – 21.20)

Wara Wara:                     WED & SUN      (19.00 – 02.20 + 1)

Day 1.  La Paz – Oruro (SIB) and Oruro - Uyuni (by train)

Transfer out. Trip from La Paz going southwest through the highlands by regular bus to Oruro (3 hour and a half), then train to Uyuni (6-7 hours), crossing a big portion of the highlands.              

Included: Lunch              

Overnight: Los Jardines de Uyuni Hotel 

Day 2.  Uyuni - Villamar

Trip south visiting first the cemetery of old trains, then through the highlands, passing the villages of San Cristobal, Culpina K until the high and rich valley of Alota (3 hours), then areas with great stone formations done by the erosion. Continue through high valleys until the village of Villamar (1 hour).              

Included: Breakfast, picnic lunch and dinner              

Overnight: Mallku Cueva Hotel 

Day 3.  Villamar – Coloured Lagoons (REA) – Ojo de Perdiz

LONG DAY! Early morning trip entering the REA (National Reserve Eduardo Abaroa) through Polkes and visiting Laguna Colourada (2 hours), declared a RAMSAR site due to the nesting of over 30,000 flamingos at 4,278 m. Then up to geysers “Sol de Mañana", pass alongside Challviri lagoon, with its hot spring in the shores of Polques. Cross through the high desert of Pampas de

Dali, with amazing views, to finally reach Laguna Verde (3 hours), in the foothills of the Licancabur Mountain. Trip back to Laguna Colourada, enter the high deserts of Siloli, visiting Arbol de Piedra to finally reach Ojos de Perdiz (4 hours – 4.531m).                             

Included: Breakfast, picnic lunch and dinner                             

Overnight: Tayka del Desierto Hotel (4.531m.a.s.l.) 

Day 4.  Ojo de Perdiz – Uyuni salt flats – Colchani

Morning trip north through Hedionda and Cañapa minor lagoons and continue east through branches of the range, reaching the valley of Alota (3 hours). North through the highlands passing the villages of San Agustin and San Juan (2 hours), entering in Chuvica to the great Uyuni salt flat crossing to "Isla Incahuasi" (1 hour), a special habitat of volcanic rocks and giant cactus. Continue east to the village of Colchani (2 hours), where the locals produce salt. Enjoy a great sunset, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pWxTGOcRcZo overnight in salt hotel.              

Included: Breakfast, picnic lunch and dinner              

Overnight: Palacio de Sal Hotel - made with salt 

Day 5.  Farewell!

Transfer to the nearby airport for your departure flight.            

Included: Breakfast

Remarks:

Insurance

We high recommend that all guests purchase comprehensive Travel Insurance. Certain countries have a requirement for foreign visitors to have valid medical insurance on entry. We cannot be held responsible for denied entry if a guest is unable to provide details to authorities of insurance or denial of entry for any reason.

 


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Included
  • Transfer Hotel - Bus Station
  • Transfer Hotel - Airport
  • 01 night in Uyuni
  • 01 night in Mallku
  • 01 night in Ojo de Perdiz
  • 01 night in Colchani
  • 4 Breakfast, 4 Lunches, 3 Dinner.
  • English/Spanish speaking guide.
  • Entrance fees
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  • Tips and other personal expenses.
  • International flights.
  • Airport taxes.
  • Beverages at meals and tips.
  • Items not specified in the itinerary.
Hotels

Tourist Category:

  • Colchani: Los Jardines de Uyuni Hotel or Similar

www.hotelesrusticosjardines.com

  • Mallcu: Mallku Cueva Hotel or Similar

www.mallkucueva.com

  • Potosi: Tayka del Desierto Hotel or Similar

www.taykahoteles.com

  • Uyuni: Palacio de Sal or Similar

www.palaciodesal.com.bo

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