UYUNI, is one of the most important salt reserves worldwide.
Uyuni and other salt flats nearby originated around
10,000 years ago. They are the last geological stage
of a huge lake that once covered 7,800 sq. miles.
This salt lake is also part of an ancient drainage
system of the Titicaca and Poopó lakes in southwest
Bolivia. The surreal scenery and unforgettable wildlife
make this salt lake one of the natural wonders of
Bolivia, without doubt the most photographed attraction
in Bolivia. It has a long history of human occupation
from pre-Columbian cultures, the Incas, and the Spanish.
The local people still breed alpacas, llamas and fine
PROGRAM VISITING SAN PEDRO DE ATACAMA TO THE UYUNI SALT
05 Days / 04 Nights
Season: until July
Departure: Any questions please ask directly
Regular from the airport the Hotel
Night Katarpe Hostal in San Pedro de Atacama with breakfast
Nights in basic refuge.
described in the program
Regular from the Hotel to Airport
SAN PEDRO DE ATACAMA
Transfer from the Calama’s airport to the
Hostal in San pedro de Atacama
DAY 02 SAN PEDRO DE ATACAMA – LAGUNA
Breakfast. Leaving in San Pedro de Atacama at 08:00
a.m., we go to Immigration Control (Chile &
Bolivia) and we pay the right entrance to the National
Reservation of Andean fauna “Eduardo Avaroa"
• We visit White Lagoon and Green Lagoon.
•• We go to “Polques” Thermal
baths (hot springs) and Geysers.
Geysers: Whit their intense geometric activity,
this landscape overcomes us to the times of the
formation of earth.
Lava boils in craters and fumaroles emit mixed vapors
with such a pressure that reach heights such as
10 to 15 meters and they sprout to temperatures
of 90º centigrade as minimum, reason for which
we recommend caution when walking
by keeping a wise distance. It is also said that
this place is the house of goblins and devils for
the abundant scent to
sulfur of place.
• We visit Red Lagoon (REA) with flamingos
and Andean fauna of great importance. In this place
we spend the night in a basic refuge.
DAY 03 LAGUNA COLORADA (RED LAGOON) - CHUVICA
• We leave Red Lagoon at 09:00 a.m. to visit
the Stone Tree.
• We visit Altiplanic Lagoons: Cañapa,
Hedionda and Ramaditas.
• We travel until Chuvica (arriving approximately
at 17:00 pm), where we spend the night in a hostal
located in front of
Uyuni Salt Flat: With more than 12.000 km2 this
considered as the biggest sea in salt of the world.
With the mountain ranges and the sky like their
only frontiers, he/she allows to observe images
suspended by the solar radiation, the illusions
and optic illusions caused by the crystallization
in the floor and other surprising phenomena. In
theirinterior uninhabited virgin islands they harbor
cactus immense and strange floraciones. An entire
succession of natural landscapes and capricious
forms that from the first moment, they capture and
they charm the visitor.
Overnight Sal Cactus Hostal.
DAY 04 CHUVICA-UYUNI
• We depart at 08:30 from Chuvica.
• We visit Salt Falt and the Incahuasi Island
well known as Fish Island, appreciating the enormous
cactus, a splendid view.
• We see eyes of salt, and the handicrafts
• Finally we go to Uyuni, arriving approximately
at 2:30 p.m.
Departure 5:30pm to Culpina or Villa Mar
Overnight in Refugio.
DAY 05 UYUNI – SAN PEDRO DE ATACAMA
Breakfast. Return to San Pedro de Atacama 1:30pm
And Transfer from San Pedro de Atacama to the airport
Package San Pedro de Atacama and to the Uyuni Salt
All prices quoted in US dollars.
Valid until July
Without entrance to the National Parks
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