UYUNI SALT AND LAKE COLORADA 4D / 3N
Altitude Between: 2,300 / 4,800 m
Duration: 4 Days / 3 Nights
Season: March / October
Activity: Nature / Adventure
Tourist Bus La Paz – Uyuni
Departure at 20:00 hrs, duration of the trip 10 hrs. Arrival to Uyuni and accommodation at the chosen hotel.
Day 1 Uyuni – Salar – Isla del Pescado – San Juan
After breakfast Departure from Uyuni to the largest desert of Sal, in mobility (Land Cruiser – 4 × 4) On the way you visit; Train cemetery, Colchani, also known as “Puerto Seco”, where the intense activity and processes of salt extraction are observed in an artisanal way, Salt hotel museum built with salt blocks, Incahuasi Island (Fish Island known as “La Isla del Pescado ”After our visit to the island we will have lunch and in the afternoon we will continue to the town of San Juan where we will spend the night in family homes.
Day 2 San Juan – Lagoons – Laguna Colorada
After breakfast we will continue our adventure to Laguna Colorada, visiting on the way the active volcano Ollague, the lagoons of Cañapa, Hedionda, Chiarcota and Honda, lagoons that are populated by flamingos, at noon we stop on the way to have the lunch and in the afternoon we will continue our tour passing the Siloli desert where we will observe an interesting rock formation known as the Stone Tree and in the afternoon we will arrive at the Laguna Colorada located in the Eduardo Avaroa Andean Fauna National Park. Walk around the lagoon appreciating large amounts of flamingos, the red color of the lagoon is due to the sediments of zooplacton, phytoplankton and others; overnight and dinner.
Day 3 Laguna Colorada – Laguna Verde – Uyuni
We will start our tour very early (05:00 a.m). In order to better appreciate the Geisers – fumaroles (volcanic zone), better known as “Sun of Tomorrow” then we continue to the thermal baths – Polques, there we have breakfast and then continue to the “White” and “Green” Lagoons located at feet of the Llicancabur volcano, at a height of 4,350 meters above sea level, the green color is due to the high content of magnesium that the geological formations of the area possess, after our visit to the green lagoon return to Uyuni and the journey we will make a stop to have lunch and continue our journey through the Valley of Rocks and the typical towns of Villa Alota – Kulpinaka – San Cristóbal, we will arrive at Uyuni aproxi. 18:30 and we will have
Free time until the time of return to La Paz. 8:00 p.m. Tourist Bus Uyuni – La Paz.
Day 4 Arrival to La Paz
At 07:00 AM Arrival at the bus terminal.