Bolivia Uyuni Salt Flat Tour 4 days

We have developed this Uyuni Salt Flat tour so while staying in San Pedro de Atacama you can have the possibility of visiting Bolivia and the magnificent Uyuni Salt Flat on a 4 day tour and being able to end on Uyuni to take bus to La Paz or come back to San Pedro de Atacama. This trip is done on private services, with English speaking guide and lodging at comfortable hotels with private room and bathroom. Ask us for a private departure 3 days / 2 nights, ending at Uyuni.

Highlights:

  • Uyuni and Chalviri Salt Flats
  • Private Services with English speaking guide
  • National Park Eduardo Abaroa
  • Amazing views of Licancabur and Ollague Volcanoes
  • Colorada, Blanca and Verde Lagoons
  • Honda, Charcota, Hedionda, Capaña lagoons and Arbol de Piedra
  • Isla Incahuasi
  • Lodging at comfortable hotels with private bathroom
  • Full board and with equipped 4X4 transportation

SAN PEDRO ATACAMA – LAGUNA VERDE, BLANCA AND COLORADA
The tour departs from San Pedro de Atacama where you’ll have breakfast at your hotel and depart to Bolivia at 07,30 hrs. We’ll start with a transfer from San Pedro to border at Hito Cajon Chile – Bolivia. After customs we’ll enter National Park Eduardo Abaroa, crossing it until reaching Laguna Verde, admiring the spectacular emerald colors of it water due to it high content of minerals and Laguna Blanca, surprisingly white. They are located at the foot of Licancabur Volcano on 5865 masl. Afterward we’ll continue visiting the volcanic rocks of the Desert of Dali and their formations, followed by the thermal waters of Chalviry Lagoon, where you’ll be able to swim on thermal waters that rise up to 38 degrees and enjoy a delicious picnic lunch admitting the Chalviry Salt Flat. Then, we’ll head to Colorada Lagoon, 4300m above sea level where you’ll be able to see diverse Flamingos and birds. We’ll lodge at comfortable hotel with private bathroom and enjoy dinner.

LAGUNA COLORADA – ARBOL DE PIEDRA, LAGOONS – HOTEL DE SAL
Early departure and visit Colorada Lagoon to appreciate nature at its maximum expression, seeing diverse flamingos and other birds found on the Altiplano. Then we’ll head toward San Juan town, passing by Arbol de Piedra, a rock formation that resembled a tree shape, Honda, Charcota, Hedionda and Capaña lagoons, also called sanctuary of flamingos. Afterward we’ll head to Ollague Volcano (5900 mts) an active dormant where you can see smoke coming out of its crater, arriving at the afternoon to Villa Marin town, lodging at comfortable hotel with private bathroom. You’ll relax at your hotel and enjoy dinner.

SAN JUAN – UYUNI SALT FLAT – VILLA MAR
Early departure to see the sunrise at the biggest Salt Flat in the world, Uyuni and at a height of 3660 mts, seeing quinoa plantations. We’ll enter by a place called Puerto Chuvica observing 36 islands on a white desert of salt and then, we’ll take direction towards Incahuasi Island, where we’ll walk and see its amazing formation of stalactites and giant cactus as part of vegetation, plus enjoy a snack.
Our next destination the Salt mines, the museum and arrive aprox at 15:00 hrs to Uyuni, after visiting the train graveyard.

Lodging at comfortable hotel with private bathroom and enjoy dinner.

VILLA MAR – BORDER – SAN PEDRO ATACAMA
Depart at morning after breakfast and head to Bolivia-Chile border. Arrive to San Pedro de Atacama at 13,00 hrs aprox.

-Full Board
-All hotels on SGL / DBL room with private bathroom and hot water
-4×4 jeep with satellite phone in case of any emergency
-Private services
-English speaking guide and personalized service
-Mini bus from San Pedro to Hito Cajon and back 

– Tips for driver / guide

Entrances to National Parks: you can get Bolivian money at San Pedro de Atacama on any exchange house.
-150 bs Laguna Colorada
-30 bs Isla Incahuasi
-15 bs Tax frontera