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SALT LAKE – ISLAND OF FISH 1 DAY
Departure at 10:30 am
Visit the train cemetery 5 minutes from Uyuni, then we visit Colchani where the manual process of salt and shops with handicrafts of salt, lots of salt, salt extraction, the thickness of the salt is observed, the first hotel of salt built with salt cakes, continuing on salar reach the island fish with giant and ancient cactus where you can see the salt in its entirety from the top, after lunch return on salar way to Uyuni to see the entrance of the sun in the salar.
UYUNI – SALT THUNUPA VOLCANO – UYUNI 2 DAYS
Departure at 10:30 am
Visit the train cemetery 5 minutes from Uyuni, then we visit Colchani where the manual process of salt and shops with handicrafts of salt, lots of salt, salt extraction, the thickness of the salt the first hotel of salt is observed built with salt cakes, continuing on salar, then we reach the island fish with giant and ancient cactus where you can see the salt in its entirety from the top, after lunch continue to the Tunupa Volcano to sleep in Coqueza population salt hotel, shared shower.
Output Coquesa after breakfast to visit the archaeological site of chullpares of Coqueza and local attractions, stroll through the viewpoint of the volcano (with option to climb the volcano Thunupa) to see the salt in its entirety, then descend the volcano to see flamingos in the marshes at the foot of Tunupa volcano, then return to Uyuni.
UYUNI 3 DAYS 2 NIGHTS
Departure at 10:30, visit the train cemetery Uyuni 5 minutes, then continue to Colchani where the manual process of salt and crafts shops with salt, then observe the piles of salt salt extraction was observed and the thickness of the salt, the salt hotel built with salt cakes, fish island with giant cactus, where you can see the salt in its entirety from the top, after lunch, we arrive at hosting salt beds double and private bathroom in Agencha (small town) there is also the option of arriving at San Juan, bedrooms with double beds, triple and shared bathroom.
Output Agencha, salt hotel or San Juan after breakfast to see some residues of salt in the salt flat Chiguana, the Ollague, semi-active volcano that can be seen from 15 kilometers away, volcano three small ponds with three types of flamingos, then extensive cross the desert pampa Siloli, the stone tree, red lagoon reaching between approximately 3:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. to see the color of the lagoon and the three types of flamingos that houses the lagoon, bedrooms basic shared bathroom.
Laguna Colorada output at 05:00 am to see the geysers out of the sun, hot springs Polques lagoon, desert savior Daly, green lagoon, white lagoon (with an option to transfer to Sanpedro de Atacama Chile), then return to Uyuni, visiting the valley of rocks, St. Kitts last stop and arrival to Uyuni at 5:30 pm to 6:00 pm.
In the event that the pax pass to chile this is directly green lagoon landmark drawers and ended up in San Pedro de Atacama Chile.
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Private Tour 3 days 2 nights
First day departure 08:00 Am in a private minibus until Chilean and Bolivian customs offices, in the border (Hito cajones, in case of customs close the alternative is Ollagüe) change to vehicles Toyota Land Cruiser 4×4 for with the passengers that book the trip plus Driver in Spanish plus a Guide in Spanish, English or French included on the price (if the passengers needs another language guide is possible, it has an additional cost. The service includes all the meals (Breakfast-Lunch-Diner) Breakfast and dinner at the hotels, lunch cooked on our shelter by cookers of the company with option for Vegetarians, Vegans and Celiac, you need to advice before the trip.
The first day you will visit White and Green lagoons where you can do short trekking, Dalí desert, Chalviry hot springs, is recommendable only to take a bath for 20 minutes because the water is too hot and is very high (4500 meters over the sea Level), Sol de Mañana Geyser arriving for lunch to our shelter, then you visit Colorada lagoon where you can observe animals from the zone, in nesting season (between December and February) you can observe until 35.000 Flamingoes, then visit Siloli desert where you can appreciate rock formations as the stone tree.
The first night you will sleep in hotel Ojo de Perdiz hotel del desierto, 3 stars hotel from Tayka hotels, in single, double or triple rooms depending on their availability, hotel have heating, hot shower in private bathrooms, feather bed covers, bar in the hotel.
The second day departure is after breakfast, you visit 4 Colored Lagoons (Honda, Hedionda, Cañapa and Chiarcota), in these lagoons you can do short trekking and see animals and plants of the zone most of all birds. Lunch on route. Continuing the route you visit Laguna Añapa, small Salt flat called Chiguana, arriving the second night to sleep in a Salt hotel Luna Salada, Cristal Samaña or Palacio de sal, (3 stars hotels, in single, double or triple rooms depending on their availability, hotel have heating, hot shower in private bathrooms, feather bed covers, bar in the hotel.
The third day morning, if the group agrees the night before, the departure is very early to go to see sunrise in the Salt flat de Uyuni in the Fishes Island. Here you can do an optional trekking of 1 hour around the island, in these case breakfast is on the way, then you continue visiting the salt flats arriving to the old salt hotel Playa Blanca that now is a museum (is forbidden as hotel because the toilets contaminates the Salt Flat), lunch on route, then visit Ojos del Salt flat (lagoons in the salt flats), salt mines (because you will expend around 5 hours in the salt flats we recommend to bring lot´s of sun protection, sun cream, sun glasses, hat, long sleeves), after the Salt flat you visit Cemetery of Trains, the trip will finish in our office in Uyuni, Airport or hotels as passenger request around 15:00 Hrs.
Private Tour 4 days 3 nights
First day: Departure is at 7:30 am in a mini bus from San Pedro de Atacama to the Bolivian border, stopping by immigration offices of Chile and Bolivia. Once at the Bolivian border we continue the journey in a 4WD JEEP with capacity for 6 people. On the first day we visit the Bolivian High Plateau, stopping at White Lake and Green Lake, both situated at the foot of Licancabur Volcano. Then, our journey continues with a visit to Salvador Dali desert, the hot springs in Polques, the morning sun geysers which are water springs that erupt at a temperature of 90 degrees, crevices from where magma also erupted. We end this first day at Laguna Colorada, nesting centre for more than 30000 flamingos of 3 different species. This centre is situated 4500 meters above sea level where it is possible to behold flora and fauna like flamingos, Vicuñas and other animals from the high plateau. We also are passing by the Siloli Desert where we can observe the Stone Tree, and an amount of rocky formations. We stay the night at the Desierto Ojo de Perdiz Hotel, (Tayika hotels) with private rooms, single rooms, double rooms or double bed rooms.
Second Day: Departure is at 8:00 am from the hotel. The tour start observing mountains of colors, later on visiting high plateau lakes like Honda, Chirarcota, Hedionda and Cañapa. Afterwards, visiting the little Chiguana Salt Flat. Finally, we arrive to San Pedro de Quemes Village, where we stay the night in the Stone Hotel, Tayka, with private rooms single or double.
Third Day: Departure is at 8am. We visit the caverns by the shores of Uyuni Salt Flat called GALAXIAS. We also visit Incahuasi Isle, which is set at the center of the Salt Flat. Then we visit the Eyes of the Salar, the Museum of Salt and numerous salt formations, arriving then at the Luna Salada Hotel, situated by the shores of the salt flat, with private rooms single or double.
Forth day: Departure from the hotel is at 8:00 hrs, arriving at the Bolivian border at 16:00 hrs. From there we return to San Pedro de Atacama at 18:00hrs.