This 5 Day Bolivia adventure tour takes you into the heart of Bolivia, to the mines of Potosi, the salt flats of Uyuni, and the high altitude capital of La Paz.
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- Uyuni Salta Flat
- Ojo de Perdiz
- Red Lagoon
- Green Lagoon
- La Paz
The service includes: Bus and train tickets, private 4x4 transport, hotel, meals as indicated in the program and admission tickets, English Spanish guide. Guide services in other languages have an additional cost.
Departures: Train Uyuni-Oruro departs:
Expreso del Sur Train - Thursdays and Sundays at 00:05
Wara Wara Train - Tuesdays and Fridays at 01:45
DAY 1: POTOSI - COLCHANI
Departure in private transport from Potosi towards Colchani town, located in the shores of the Uyuni Salt Flat. On route visit the Pulacayo mines. Box lunch. Accommodation at the Salt Hotel, dinner and over night stay.
DAY 2: COLCHANI - UYUNI SALT FLAT - OJO DE PERDIZ
Breakfast. Departure from Colchani to visit the Uyuni Salt Flat and Incahuasi Island, this island is located in the heart of the salt flat and is the greatest of a group of islands that represents an isolated ecosystem. The island is populated with a cacti species that measures up to 12 meters high (26, 25 feet), providing an impressive overview. In the afternoon departure towards Ojo de Perdiz visiting on the way the Galaxy Cave (famous because its geological formations) Accommodation at Hotel Tayka del Desirto. Dinner and overnight stay.
DAY 3: OJO DE PERDIZ - RED LAGOON - GREEN LAGOON - VILLAMAR
Breakfast. Departure towards Villamar crossing the Siloli Desert where passengers will see an interesting rock formation known as the Stone Tree, as well as the famous llamas, vicu÷as and a particular rodent known as viscacha. Enter to the National Reserve of Andean Fauna Eduardo Avaroa and visit the Red Lagoon, which is very impressive because of its red color, due to the fine sediment accumulation of the same color in the surface, as well as the pigmentation of certain type of seaweed. This lagoon is populated by 3 species of flamencos (among them the famous James). The trip continues to Sol de Ma÷ana (Morning Sun) place where it is possible to appreciate fumes, geysers and volcanic holes. This landscape remains us the origins of the earth. Our last stop on the descent is at the Green Lagoon, an impressive aquatic mirror that resembles a giant emerald with a particular brightness in the mornings and afternoons; its color is due to the high magnesium content in the water. In the proximities of this lagoon is the Licancahur Volcano (5,868 meters above see level). Box lunch. Arrival to the town of Villamar, accommodation in a local lodge. Dinner and overnight stay.
DAY 4: VILLAMAR -UYUNI-ORURO
Breakfast. Departure from Villamar towards Uyuni, visiting on the way the San Cristobal miner town, Kulpina K town, Alota and the Valley of the Rocks famous by its gigantic rocky formations. Box lunch.Transfer to Uyuni in the afternoon. Accommodation in a hotel and at midnight transfer to the train station to board a train to Oruro.
DAY 5: ORURO -LA PAZ
Arrival to Oruro in the morning and transfer to the bus station to board a regular bus to La Paz. Arrival and transfer to the hotel.
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