What makes this trip special?
Adobe in the Desert
San Pedro de Atacama
Salt Flats and Lagoons
Salar de Atacama and Altiplanic Lagoons
Modern Metropolis in the Andes
Astrology in the Atacama
Star gazing in San Pedro
High lakes biosphere reserve
Lauca National Park
The rugged south-west
Colourful lagoons and snow-capped volcanoes
The largest salt lake in the world
The Uyuni Salt Flats
Silent witnesses of Bolivia's mining heyday
Uyuni's train graveyard
Day-by-day itinerary for 'Touch the Sky'
Fly from Santiago to Calama, Moon Valley with an evening astronomical tour
Atacama Salt Flats & Altiplanic lagoons
Taito Geysers & Machuca Village
Drive to Uyuni via the train Graveyard
Travel on to the Tunupa Volcano
Day in Sajama National Park
Drive through Lauca on into Chile and Putre.
Guide prices for 'Touch the Sky'
|Guide price, with shared touring in Chile and private touring in Bolivia
||2 people sharing
Prices are per person and include:
- excursions and local guides as described (shared touring in Chile, private touring in Bolivia)
- all accommodation
- all travel in Bolivia and Chile, including internal flights
- meals as indicated (B = breakfast, L = lunch, D = dinner)
Prices do not include:
- international flights
- travel insurance
- any optional excursions you may buy locally
- items of a personal nature such as drinks, tips, laundry, etc
- airport and departure taxes if these are not included in the flight ticket
Customer reviews for
'Touch the Sky'
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Hotels for 'Touch the Sky'
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
A quaint hotel in the town of Uyuni, small and unique, with friendly staff. It offers a relaxing area with a small pool and sauna. Most rooms are standard and kept very clean.
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.