Uyuni Salt Flat Tour

05 Oct

The Uyuni Salt Flat tour takes you across the largest salt pan in the world – as big as many countries in Europe and States in America. It is remote and cold and hard going with few rest stops available but the scenery is spectacular and pristine. A once in a lifetime tour to one of the remotest areas of South America.

We offer this privately guided tour departing from San Pedro de Atacama, Chile, for 1-4 persons in a jeep with accommodation in double or triple rooms rather than the standard dormitory bunks for 12-20. Many people add the Uyuni salt flat tour on to a tour in Salta with us.

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FOUR DAY TOUR ACROSS UYUNI SALT FLATS

DAY 1 We travel from San Pedro de Atacama to the border with Bolivia and transfer to the off-road jeeps required for the tour. We are at almost 15,000 feet above sea level the entire day and can look forward to the magnificent colored lakes at Laguna Verde and Laguna Blanca, followed by the amazing thermal hot springs and Morning Sun geysers. The day ends up at Laguna Colorada, natural habitat for 30,ooo pink flamingos very amenable to a photo call. O/N Ojo de Perdiz Desert Hotel

DAY 2 Another day spent in the lunar landscape of Uyuni – From the Red lagoon we cross the Siloli desert with a visit to the Tree Stone. We continue to the Chiguana salt flat for a night in a salt hotel

DAY 3 We proceed across Uyuni Salt Flat for miles until we arrive for lunch at Fish Island with time to explore, climb to the top and take some spectacular photos across the bright white flat land stretching for miles all around. In the afternoon we continue to the traditional town at Colchoni and the train graveyard before arriving at Uyuni town.

Either end service to continue travels to La Paz or take

DAY 4 Return across salt flat to San Pedro de Atacama.

We can meet you for onward transfer across to Argentina, visiting Salinas Grandes, Purmamarca and Salta City.

INQUIRE NOW for information on this private guided tour into Bolivia and the Uyuni salt Flats

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