What makes this trip special?
The largest salt lake in the world
The Uyuni Salt Flats
Silent witnesses of Bolivia's mining heyday
Uyuni's train graveyard
The rugged south-west
Colourful lagoons and snow-capped volcanoes
Technicolour life at 12,000 feet
- Day Overnight
Ojo de Perdiz
- For the detail of each day click the ‘Day-by-day’ tab above.
Day-by-day itinerary for 'Bolivia Salt Flats and Desert Safari'
Travel to Uyuni - Train graveyard
Full Day Uyuni Salt Flats
Uyuni - Colchani -Hotel Jardines de Uyuni (Uyuni town)
La Paz and airport transfer
Guide prices for 'Bolivia Salt Flats and Desert Safari'
||2 people sharing
||2 people sharing
Prices are per person and include:
- All accommodation
- all transport within Bolivia, including internal flights
- meals as indicated (B = breakfast, L = lunch, D = dinner)
- excursions and local guides as described
Prices do not include:
- transatlantic 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 Salt Flats and Desert Safari'
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Hotels for 'Bolivia Salt Flats and Desert Safari'
Days 2 - 3
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.
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.
Located in a colorful, colonial-style building in the heart of La Paz. Near to the Basilica of San Francisco and a 5-minute walk from El Mercado de las Brujas, ('Witches' market').
Hostal La Naira contains 32 rooms, all including free wifi and cable TV. Room service is available.
Other aminities: international restaurant/café, pub, warm TV lounge and charm and delightful courtyard.