What makes this trip special?
Colonial world heritage and traditional markets
Silver mining capital of the colonial world
The largest salt lake in the world
The Uyuni Salt Flats
Silent witnesses of Bolivia's mining heyday
Uyuni's train graveyard
Giant cacti and vizcachas
Fish & Incawasi islands
The rugged south-west
Colourful lagoons and snow-capped volcanoes
Technicolour life at 12,000 feet
A unique pre-Columbian capital city
Tiwanaku archeological site
Spiritual cradle of the Inca Empire
The Island of the Sun
- Day Overnight
Santa Cruz de la Sierra
Ojo de Perdiz
- For the detail of each day click the ‘Day-by-day’ tab above.
Day-by-day itinerary for 'Bolivia High Lives'
Through the Bolivian Desert
The Valley of the Moon & Palca Canyon
Tiwanaku and Lake Titicaca
Guide prices for 'Bolivia High Lives'
|Staying in mid-range hotels
||2 people sharing
|Staying in upper range hotels where possible
||2 people sharing
Prices are per person and include:
- all transport in Bolivia
- all accommodation
- meals as indicated (B = breakfast, L = lunch, D = dinner)
- excursions and local guides as described
Prices do not include:
- international flights
- travel insurance
- items of a personal nature such as drinks, tips, laundry, etc
- any optional excursions you may buy locally
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'Bolivia High Lives'
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Hotels for 'Bolivia High Lives'
Yotau hotel is located 15 minutes away from the airport. All rooms are suites. There is a swimming pool, restaurant, gym and spa area where guests can relax.
Days 2 - 3
The Villa Antigua Hotel is a restored mansion dating from 1860. It still maintains its original structure and the balconies offer you panoramic vistas over the White City of Bolivia.
The interior of the hotel is designed to give guests a sense of space and tranquillity. The antique structure has been integrated with minimalist architecture to ensure a high level of quality.
Villa Antigua is centrally located, within walking distance to the main square (Plaza 25 de Mayo), the Cathedral, the Casa de la Libertad, and other popular tourist sights.
Days 4 - 5
Coloso is located in the centre of Potosi, within walking distance to the Casa de la Moneda (National Mint), the Cathedral, and other tourist sights. The hotel offers standard rooms and suites, all with modern décor. The hotel has a bar, restaurant, gym, sauna and swimming pool.
Views of Cerro Rico
Days 6 - 7
out on Salt Flat
Located at the shores of the Uyuni Salt Flats this hotel is built almost exclusively from blocks of salt. There are 49 rooms, with private bathrooms and some are overlooking the Uyuni salt flats. There is a restaurant on site with a bar and lounge as well as a small shop and café. From the hotel it is possible to organise some tours, and hire bicycles.
Days 9 - 10
Tayka del Desierto
The accommodation is basic but comfortable, and located right in the Siloli desert. From the hotel restaurant, guests can enjoy a wonderful view of the majestic desert. The hotel runs on solar energy and has a heating system based on circulating hot water. All rooms have private bathrooms with hot water.
Jardines de Uyuni
Jardines de Uyuni is an attractive small hotel, well located close to the centre of Uyuni town. Staff create a friendly atmosphere and the 25 rooms are very well kept, all with electric or central heating and hot water. There is Wi-Fi in the communal areas, whilst there is also a small swimming pool and spa area, along with a restaurant and bar.
Days 12 - 13
La Casona Hotel Boutique
La Casona Hotel Boutique is located in the historic center of La Paz, and was built in the 17th century. The 45 comfortable rooms have parquet floors, free Wi-Fi, saftey deposit boxes, central heating and min fridges. There are Balconies overlooking the city on the 3rd floor rooms, and other amenities include: 24-hour front desk, bicycle rental, restaurant, business center, concierge service and dry cleaning.
The hotel is located in Copacabana with views of Lake Titicaca.
The hotel has parking facilities, a restaurant serving Bolivian and international cuisine, a laundry room and a games room.
All rooms have a private bathroom with hot water. Room number 20 has views of the lake.
The Ritz is located in a peaceful residential zone that allows easy access to Miraflores and South districts. The Ritz Apart Hotel has 70 different suites ranging from single to family size. There is a restaurant that serves national and international cuisine. There is also a café which offers a variety of sandwiches and salads, perfect for lunch or snacks.