This expedition (in 4WD in total autonomy), We then enter the “Great Lipez”, region little known by tourism, where it is not rare to see condors, the trips to the Salar de Uyuni are an unforgettable experience, entirely off-the-beaten-path traverses the marvels of the Bolivian Altiplano. After the Salar de Uyuni, we take the direction of the South by the road of the Lagunas until we reach the Southern extremity of the country.
Departure at 7:30am to the Quebrada de Palala, surrounded by red hills. We will see the spectacular rocks of el Sillar, continuing to the mining areas of Nazarenito, Cerrillos, Polulos, Rio San Pablo de Lipez, we visit the colonial ruins of the Ghost Town in San Antonio de Lípez, continue to the Mirador de Laguna Morejón, Quetena(accommodation).
Departure to Laguna Hedionda, we continue to Laguna Kollpa, Salar Chalviri, Aguas Termales medicinal baths of Polques, Laguna Verde (emerald green), Volcan Licancabur(5916m), can be climbed (1 day more), Dali Desert, Geysers "Sol de Mañana"at 5000m with bubbling lava and fumes of sulfur, and the infamous, Laguna Colorada (Red Lagoon). The lake has as deep orange – red hue from red algae and other microorganisms that thrive in the water. Surrounding the lake are large white deposits of borax, rolling grasslands and purple mountains. With luck you will see Puna Flamingos (also known as James’ Flamingo), and rare bird, native to the Andes and Altiplano. Huayllajara (accommodation).
The tours crosses the Desert of Siloli where is the famous Arbol de Piedra (Stone Tree). Then continues along the Lagoons:"way of the jewels" consisting Ramaditas gaps, Honda, Chiarkota, Hedionda, Cañapa sanctuaries 3 varieties of flamingos, is passed to the foot of the volcano Ollague (always on) and Tomasamil (5900 m.), and Salar de Chiguana to conclude the day in San Juan (visit mummies the cemetery 10Bs per person) to conclude the day in Puerto Chuvica (accommodation).
We go to the Salt Flats de Uyuni (3650m.s.n.m), Incahuasi or Fish Island, consisting of a cactus-covered hill up to 12m high with over a thousand years, the first Hotel de Sal (museum), Ojos de Agua (Eyes in the Water), piles of salt drawn and processed in Colchani mines, for human consumption and used in traditional building, Cemetery of the first railway locomotives and wagons in South America, ends 13:00pm in Uyuni .
- Transportation in 4x4 vehicle
- Spanish speaking driver/guide
- Basic accommodation
- Breakfast, lunch, dinner(vegetarian and non vegetarian), snack,mineral water
- Sleeping bag additional cost 10USD.
- Travel insurance.
- Oxygen additional cost Usd 25.
- Alcoholic drinks, Extra water, Toilet paper.
- Ticket to the Pueblo Fantasma USD 3 per person.
- Ticket to the National Reserve USD 22 per person.
- Ticket to Incahuasi Island USD 5 per person.
- English Guide(Ask for availability) USD 200 per group.
- Use of Public Bathrooms around the tour and use of shower in basic accommodations.
Exceptional walking tour of La Paz's murals, which weave a potent tale of Bolivia's political and historical intrigue and the impact thereof on contemporary society. Wonderful to "walk the talk" as it were and learn about the living history and memory of the country and refreshi
I loved my trips with La Paz , one through Apolobamba and one through El Alto and La Paz. EDU is a fabulous leader who attends to every detail and gives the hiker both a great hike and deep cultural experience. He is informal and care taking and clearly has strong
Tours muy bueno, todos incluido, duchas gratis. Alan lo mejorrrr.
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